September 26, 2014 RSS feed / Community

Two-part seminar for parents

In response to a growing need to address the various health and wellbeing issues impacting teens in our community, Winthrop-University Hospital will offer a two-part series for parents at 7 p.m. on Thursday, October 9 and Thursday, October 16. More...

Twigs plan Golden Goose Gala

Twigs of Winthrop~University Hospitals Auxiliary invites all to its 39th Golden Goose Gala~Candlelight House Tour and Christmas Shopping Boutique on Friday, November 21st. More...

Community Club registration for Fall Painting Classes

Studio Director Arline Palmer is pleased to annouce that registration for the Community Club’s Fall session of Painting classes is under way and cordially invites all members and their friends to participate in class activites. More...

Senior bridge results

On September 22 we had 8 tables playing. More...

Class of 2018 Freshman BBQ Halloween Bash

Warning... if you refuse to attend something awful may happen... you'll miss out on all the fun! Halloween Bash is the theme this year for the Freshman BBQ. Costumes are welcomed but not necessary and the GCHS Halloween Dress Code applies. More...

Edi Kaliwake at Community Church forum

On Sunday, September 28th at 9:15 - 10:15 AM, Ms. Edi Kaliwake will address the Sunday Forum Series at the Garden City Community Church, on her work with people with Hansen's Disease (Leprosy) in "The House of Grace in Tanzania" More...

Free cooking demonstrations on Italian cooking

Italian food experts, Andrea Luca Rossi, general manager, and Ryan Keough, executive chef, at Spuntino Wine Bar and Italian Tapas restaurant at The Gallery at Westbury Plaza are bringing their enthusiasm for great food to the Ethical Humanist Society More...

Garden City PTA News

The GCPTA is up and running for the 2014-15 school year! More...

It's What's Happening for Young Adults

Curvebreakers Test Prep More...

DA Rice to speak on ethics

District Attorney Kathleen Rice will speak at the Ethical Humanist Society of Long Island, 38 Old Country Road, Garden City on October 5 from 11 am to 11:30 a.m. More...

Community Club hears tenor

The Music Department of The Community Club of Garden City and Hempstead is pleased to announce that the talented Lou Barrella will once again give our opening program. So mark your calendars for Tuesday, October 7, at 1:30 pm in the Casino. More...

Tom Humbert to Perform

Tom Humbert, a Garden City resident, will be performing “The Best of Broadway” on Wednesday, October 1st at the Garden City Casino. More...

Thunder 10's dominate against Seaford

Picking up right where they left off, the Thunder offense was firing on all cylinders. Joey Wood gained huge yards on every carry, leading him to the end zone 3 times. More...

Benefit yard sale announced

The Garden City Bird Sanctuary/Tanners Pond Environmental Center announces its annual Fall Benefit Yard Sale. More...

Willkommen Alles: Resurrection's Oktoberfest 2014

Get ready for Resurrection's 3rd Annual Oktoberfest, taking place Saturday, Okt. 4, from 4 to 10:30 p.m. More...

The Men's Association News

New president John Blair, after serving two years as a vicepresident, is the new President of the TMA. John succeeds Pete Haeffner who presided for two years over the organization. Pete will remain as an officer. More...

Senior bridge results

On September 22 we had 8 tables playing. More...

Girls Varsity Field Hockey continues early season success

Since last Friday the Garden City Varsity Field Hockey has played 4 games in 5 days against conference opponents. The team has continued their winning ways by winning all 4 games and bringing their record to 7-0. More...

Missing those summer days

We read with interest the Board of Trustees discussion about the Garden City Pool’s finances.. More...

Village appointments and payments, with one denied

At its meeting on Thursday, September 18 the Garden City Village Board approved sick leave for four members of the police department as well as two recreation employees and one person from public works. More...

Opera for a Sunday afternoon

The Garden City Historical Society welcomes back Opera Night Long Island for its second appearance in the beautiful Victorian setting of the Society's Museum at 109 Eleventh Street. More...

Time to throw in the towel: Donates towels to the Mary Brennan INN

Rose Kelly is a freshman at the Garden City High School and is a member of the Girls Varsity Swim Team. She is working on earning her Silver Award for Girl Scouts and has chosen a cause near and dear to her heart. More...

Winthrop Hospital fundraising event

The 40th Annual Golden Goose Gala will be held on Friday, November 21 from 10 am to 7 pm. The Holiday Shopping Boutique will be at the Garden City Casino from 10 am to 7 pm. The Casino is on the corner of Sixth Street and Cathedral Avenue. More...

Pasta and politics with a chef

Please join the garden city republican club on Wednesday, October 8th at 8 p.m. at Cluett Hall on Stewart Avenue by St. Paul's. More...

fyi FOR SENIORS

Resident platform memberships are now available Anyone wishing to buy a platform tennis membership for the 2014-15 season may now come to the Recreation Office at 108 Rockaway Ave. More...

Garden City Retired Men's Club

Schedule of Events Please note: as of Wednesday, October 1st, the senior center at golf club lane will be closed to allow for the start of construction, expansion and renovation of the center. Mon. More...

Garden City Welcoming Club News

Save The Dates 10/22 - Movie night at Bow TieCinema, New Hyde Park11/22 - Monte Carlo Night at CherryValley Country Club...dress your best!12/06 - Christmas Brunch Newcomers Cocktail More...

Fire Prevention Day & Open House

The Garden City Fire Department has announced it will be holding its Annual Fire Prevention Day and Open House on Sunday, October 5th at Fire Headquarters on Stewart Ave in the Village Hall Complex. The event begins at 12:30 pm. More...

News from the Children's Room

Registration Continues More...

Interior Design Makeovers & Trends

Professional Interior Designer Jacqui Palatnik will introduce you to the latest trends in the world of Interior Design on Thursday, October 23rd at 7PM at the Garden City Public Library. Ms. More...

Multimedia show at the Library

Poet and illustrator Ruth Lawrence will exhibit a solo multimedia show "Retrospective" in the gallery at the Garden City Public Library from October 1-30, at 60 Seventh St., in Garden City. More...

SOCIALLY SPEAKING

Fall is here

Fall came in this past week and as usual, the weather had a mix of late Summer and early Fall. One easy way to tell that Fall is here is that we are celebrating Labor Day as we approach October. More...

Acclaimed psychologist to visit Waldorf School

Internationally acclaimed psychologist, author and parenting expert, Dr. Wendy Mogel will participate in the Waldorf School of Garden City's new speaker series. The series will give community members the chance to interact and engage with Mogel. More...

"Stroke alert: Take action!"

According to the National Stroke Association(r), about 80% of strokes are preventable. More...

Eagle Scout candidate seeks donations

Matthew Mage, an Eagle Scout candidate from Troop 93, is seeking resident contributions in order to help carry out his community service project, which will benefit the Mary Brennan Inn, part of the INN (Interfaith Nutrition Network). More...

Garden City Community Park News

Tennis contract court time available Prime tennis contract court times are still available for this indoor season at the Community Park Tennis Center! More...

Women's Platform Tennis League tryouts

For anyone interested in playing platform tennis in the Long Island Women's League, we will be holding tryouts this coming week (week of September 29th). If you are interested in trying out, please contact Sue Tarzian at 483-2525. More...

Summer at the Park: A great place for kids

School has started and it is a time to reflect on the great places where our kids spent their summer. More...