July 29, 2016 RSS feed / Community

A WORD FROM THE PUBLISHER

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We hope you all are enjoying their summer. As this has become our slow time of year many of our readers have taken this opportunity to send in material from sports and special events. More...

Chow Down with the Chamber

The next senior “Chow Down with the Chamber will be held on Tuesday, August 23 beginning at noon at The Senior Center on Golf Club Lane. This free lunch is open to any senior resident of the Inc. Village of Garden City. More...

Garden City Kiwanis honors 2016 scholarship winners

On June 15th, at a dinner meeting held at the Garden City Hotel, the Kiwanis Club of Garden City honored its scholarship winners, Brigid Stenson (Sacred Heart Academy Class of 2016) and William Demaria (Garden City High School Class of 2016). More...

THE OFFICE KAT

MISCHIEF AND MAYHEM: THE POLICE REPORT Shoplifting arrest: On July 20th, Officer Walsh arrested a 57-year-old woman from Garden City Park for the theft of $198 in merchandise from Lord and Taylor. More...

The Welcoming Club of Garden City

Even though summer is still in full swing it is never too early to start planning for our great upcoming events! Won’t you join us for wonderful events all in support of a good cause? More...

GC resident honored at German American Night

Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano hosted a German American Night on Tuesday, July 5th at Eisenhower Park’s Harry Chapin Lakeside Theatre, where he presented a citation to S. More...

Nassau County Museum of Art seeks volunteers

Nassau County Museum of Art in Roslyn Harbor announces new opportunities for volunteers. The Museum is particularly interested in hearing from applicants who can work on weekends, greeting visitors at the front desk. More...

Clavin attends S.T.O.P. Program

Hempstead Town Receiver of Taxes Don Clavin (left) greeted Joe Toscano of Levittown at the Town of Hempstead S.T.O.P. Program, which was held in Levittown on July 10, 2016. The S.T.O.P. More...

Library Board welcomes Friends president

At the July 11, 2016 Garden City Public Library Board of Trustees meeting, Nancy Minett, the newly elected president of the Friends of the Garden City Public Library, attended her first meeting as successor to Joe Furlong. More...

Irish Night at the Promenades

A great time was had by all at Irish Night on The Promenade on 7th Street Garden City on July 15, 2016. More...

Garden City Friends of Music presents 2016 Outstanding Achievement Award winners

Garden City Friends of Music’s mission is to support music education and encourage the development of music skills in our children. More...

fyi FOR SENIORS

Summer Music On The Village Green The Department of Recreation and Parks is pleased to announce its concert line up for this summer. The schedule is as follows: August 4 Joel Zelnick and Move August 11 North Shore Pops More...

GC Senior Bridge

On a stormy July 25th there were 4 1/2 tables playing. The results: North/South 1--Carmel Quill & Arlene Dausch 2--Grace Basile & Joan Cowie East/West 1--Terry Schoenig & Louise Butler 2--Carrie Flapan & Dian Kendrick More...

Swim-A-Thon raises funds for Winthrop’s Child Life Program

Nearly 175 swimmers made a splash at Winthrop- University Hospital’s 15th Annual Swim-a-Thon at Hofstra University’s Swim Center. More...

Garden City Pool News

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Bloodmobile is back on Saturday, Aug. 6th

To meet the community’s incredible generosity, Jake and Bobby Menges have organized for the Bloodmobile to come back to the Menges house (27 Hilton Ave.) on Saturday, August 6th from 10:00am – 4:00pm. More...

GC Girl Scout honored

Hempstead Town Supervisor Anthony J. More...

THIS WEEK AT THE ROTARY

Attending Physician Speaks about Winthrop Urgent Care Center

At the July 25 meeting of the Mineola- Garden City Rotary Club, members and guests learned about the Winthrop- University Hospital Medical Affiliates Urgent Care Center (UCC) which opened its doors in June of 2014. Guest speaker, Dr. More...

Volunteer opportunities at Winthrop

Winthrop-University Hospital is looking for a few good men and women... More...

A heartfelt renovation

On May 21, a group of high school students from Garden City High School’s Heart to Heart club, along with English teachers Samara Skolnik, Catherine Oriani and Amy Regis, renovated a room at a More...

WHAT’S UP G.C. ?!

“Cherry Valley Avenue”

Most of Garden City is laid out in a grid pattern, however Cherry Valley Avenue is one of the most oddly cut up streets in the Village. From time to time a street is changed or changes course. However, none are like Cherry Valley Avenue. More...

Art League of Nassau County Summer Show at Barnes Gallery

The Art League of Nassau County’s second annual Summer Membership Art Show at the Barnes Gallery had their opening reception on Saturday, July 9th. More...

Elevator out of service

The Garden City Public Library’s elevator will be out of service August through September 2016 due to the complete over-haul of the cab, circuitry and wiring. The entire lower level will be closed to all patrons. More...

Library Board meeting

There will be a Regular Meeting of the Board of Library Trustees on Monday, August 8, at 7:30 p.m. at the Garden City Public Library in the Library’s Board Room. More...

Library to host blood drive

Long Island Blood Services will hold a blood drive in their Blood Mobile in front of the Garden City Public Library located at 60 Seventh Street, Garden City on Tuesday, August 9, 2016 from 2:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. More...

Stewart librarian integrates technology for input from experts

This year, Stewart students were able to experience some amazing new lessons using technology. More...

Garden City Retired Men’s Club

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Free speakers available through Bar Association

Attorney members of the Nassau County Bar Association are available to speak on all types of topics at organization meetings during the fall, winter and spring. More...

Young swimmer raises funds and awareness

On June 21st, 11 year old Alexandra Eldredge participated in the “Swim Across America” event at the Garden City Pool. More...