November 29, 2012 RSS feed / Community

Breakfast With Santa At Christ Church

Grandparents and parents bring your little ones! Christ Episcopal Church, Garden City, invites you to a family event with breakfast, music, stories and a special time with Santa for each child. Every child gets a picture with Santa Claus. More...

GCPTA Events For The Week

Nominating Committee The GCPTA needs volunteers to serve on the Nominating Committee. It is an integral responsibility, yet requires minimal time. More...

Peer AIDS Program Collects Toys For Needy Children

The Peer AIDS (Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome) Educators of Garden City High School are sponsoring a toy drive, bake sale, and other programs to raise awareness about HIV/AIDS and prevention. More...

St. Joseph School Early Childhood Registration

Limited spaces are available in the Early Childhood Program at St. Joseph School. More...

Orthodontist Collects Toys For Tots

Garden City Orthodontist Dr. Denise Emma will partner with Toys for Tots this holiday season. Make a child smile this holiday season by donating new, unwrapped toys to provide for needy and underprivileged children. Toys may be dropped off at Dr. More...

Breakfast With Santa At Christ Episcopal Church

Everyone is welcome to join us for our second annual Breakfast with Santa on Saturday, December 8 at either 9am or 11am. Breakfast with Santa is a wonderful event in our newly refurbished space for the whole family. More...

Winthrop Home Health Agency Named To Top 500

Winthrop-University Hospital’s Home Health Agency has been named to the Top 500 of the 2012 HomeCare Elite(tm) - a compilation of the top-performing home health agencies in the United States. More...

Free Breast Cancer Support Groups

The Adelphi NY Statewide Breast Cancer Program is offering new support groups. There is no cost for any group; however pre-registration is required. More...

Ophthalmologist To Address GCRMC

On Monday, December 3, at 1:30 PM, Russell G. Fumuso, MD, will address the Garden City Retired Men’s Club. All GC seniors are invited. Dr. More...

Senior Duplicate Results

On November 26th we had 81/2 tables playing. The resultswere: North/South1 Grace Basile & CarmelQuill2 Grace Kelly & Carol Anderson 3 Joan Cowie & PeggyBurns4 Joan Kiernan & ClaireBurns East/West1 Fran & Frank DeAngelo More...

Irish Women On The Titanic

Maureen Murphy will speak about the Irish women on the Titanic at the Irish Cultural Society meeting on Wednesday, December 12 at 7:30 p.m. at the Garden City Library, 60 Seventh Street, across the street from the Garden City Hotel. More...

Fundraiser A Success

Kathleen Dulligan More...

St. Joseph School Christmas Wreath Pick Up And Fair

Your unique, handmade Christmas wreaths are ready for pick up! Come down to the St. Joseph School Auditorium on Friday, November 30th to pick up your pre-ordered wreath, perhaps buy an extra, and start your shopping at our Christmas Fair! More...

I Miss Our Trees

As the entire town gets back on its feet, we thankfully return to the routines we often scorn as robotic. So many families, not only in Garden City, but all across the East Coast were effected one way or another; some severely. More...

AAUW To Meet

The Garden City Branch of the American Association of University Women will meet on Friday afternoon, December 7 at 1: 30pm at the Garden City Library. More...

Community Club Presents The Christmas Hour Of Music

The Community Club of Garden city and Hempstead wish to extend a warm Invitation not only to all its members and their guests, but to the entire Community as well, to attend our free annual “Christmas Hour of Music” Concert on Tuesday Dec More...

GARDEN CITY LIBRARY NEWS

It’s What’s Happening For Young Adults 2013 New York State Teen Video Challenge More...

News From The Children’s Room

Drop-In-Crafts Day Drop in any time from 1:30PM-3:00PM on Thursday, December 27 for Drop-In-Crafts Day! You can make a craft for yourself or make a special craft for the holidays or for the New Year. This program is for ages 21/2 through Grade 5. More...

Vintage Radio Collection Showcased At Library

Vintage Radios on loan by Michael Katz will be showcased at the Garden City Public Library for December. Exhibits are free and open to the public during regular library hours. More...

Garden City Welcoming Club Upcoming Events

MARK YOUR CALENDARS: Dec 1st-2nd - Family Holiday Getaway Dec 15th - Breakfast with Santa at The Garden City Hotel Dec 16th - Out of the Darkness Walk More...

Horse Lovers Help Adelphi Breast Cancer Program

Members of The New York Natural Equestrians raised $7,650 for the Adelphi NY Statewide Breast Cancer Hotline & Support Program at their 4th Annual Breast Cancer Benefit Ride held at Connequot River State Park in Bohemia, Long Island. More...

A Word From The Publisher

This week’s letters column has a robust debate about whether the Garden City News should publish all letters or whether, in the interests of promoting more civil discourse, we should toss out letters might be described as “diatribes&rdquo More...

Yuletide Ball Deadline November 30th

On December 8, Liz and Jim Golden will host Winthrop-University Hospital’s 2012 Yuletide Ball in their beautiful Garden City home. More...

St. Joseph’s Sponsor A Family For Christmas

Sponsors are still needed for this year’s “Sponsor A Family for Christmas.” There are two options available with the Christmas program. More...

Toys for Tots Collection Drive At Open Houses

Daniel Gale Sotheby’s International Realty, one of the nation’s leading realtors, is embracing the spirit of the holiday season by hosting a Toys for Tots drive that encompasses 54 locations from Manhasset to Shelter Island on Long Island More...

Holiday Fair Saturday December 1

Do you remember the renowned annual Harvest Fair that was held at the Unitarian Universalist Congregation in Garden City for the last 40 years? Do you remember the delicious odors wafting from the Gourmet Lunch? More...

RE Agency Coat Drive

Daniel Gale Sotheby’s Garden City, located at 102 Seventh Street, will be collecting new and gently used coats, hats, gloves, mittens and scarves for children, women and men for The INN in Hempstead. More...

Monster’s Kids Holiday Cocktail Party

Join Monster’s Kids for an evening of fine food, open bar and merrymaking to benefit Cohen Children’s Medical Center on Friday, December 7 at 7 PM at Fresh Meadow Country Club in Lake Success. More...

The Office Cat

MISCHIEF AND MAYHEM: THE POLICE REPORT ILLEGAL DUMPING: Police Aide Alilionis issued an appearance ticket to a Westbury business for allegedly dumping construction debris in a handicap parking space on Kellum Place on November 14th. More...

Candlelight Walking Tour Cancelled

The Garden City Historical Society has cancelled its annual Candlelight Walking Tour of Historic Homes this year, due to difficulties in organizing the event following superstorm Sandy. More...

Registration Now Open For Garden Manor Nursery School

Early registration is now available at Garden Manor Nursery School for the 2013-2014 school year. We offer educational nursery school classes for 2 and 3 year olds and prekindergarten for 4 year olds in the morning and afternoons. More...

Free Legal Consultation Clinics For Sandy Victims

Nassau County Bar Association attorneys continue to volunteer to meet the urgent needs of residents pulling their lives back together after the devastating effects of Superstorm Sandy. More...

St. Joseph Church Celebrates Unity With Parish Party

The members of the St. Joseph Parish came together recently for a celebration of togetherness and unity during the Thanksgiving season, while recognizing the blessings of many during such difficult times. More...

Garden City Retired Men’s Club

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS Mon. Dec. 3rd - 1:30 PM Speaker: Russell G. Fumoso, MD, Board Certified Ophthalmologist. More...

Garden City Senior News

ST. PAUL’S SENIOR CENTER HOURS St. Paul's Senior Center is open and again running programs for Seniors to enjoy! More...

Tri-Town Shopping

By Marlaina Ibrahim On Sunday, October 21st, the United Cerebral Palsy Auxiliaries joined together in a fund- raising shopping event at Lord & Taylor in Garden City. More...

Local Girls Choir At Christmas Party

Get ready to spread some Holiday Joy as The Donnelly Group, a local Real Estate Firm with offices in Garden City, Floral Park and Valley Stream hosts a glamorous Christmas Party at The Dutchgate at North Valley Stream . More...

Named Principal At Financial Firm

Colletti, who is based at Aspiriant’s New York office, becomes one of 42 employee owners of the firm, which offers shared ownership to its professional staff as a way to ensure its ongoing independence as a wealth management and financial plann More...

EPOA Announces Changes To Nominating Procedures

The board of directors of the Eastern Property Owners’ Association (EPOA) has amended one aspect of its formal Procedures for the Nomination of Village and School District Officers. More...

Toys Needed For INN Toy Drive

Thomas, Matthew and Grace Mage are holding their 3rd annual toy drive to benefit the INN (Interfaith Nutrition Network). The INN is located in Hempstead and helps to feed and clothe people in need here on Long Island. More...

Socially Speaking

A long time resident of Garden City called several friends to see how they made out during the two storms. She had heard of the loss of so many of our beautiful trees and our loss of power. More...

Community Club Presents Vocalist

The Community Club of Garden City and Hempstead has a special treat for its members and guests on Thursday December 13, at 1:30 p.m. at the Garden City Casino. More...

Winter Wonderland” December’s Painting Exhibit

“Winter Wonderland” Paintings by artist Barbara Lewin will be exhibited in the Garden City Public Library’s Gallery from December 1-30 located at 60 Seventh St. in Garden City. View snowy landscapes created with acrylic paint. More...

Kick Off Some Holiday Fun For The Little Ones

December 1- Looking for some holiday fun for the kids? More...

Ski Club Meeting

Garden City Ski Club will hold a meeting Wednesday December 5th , 2012 at 7:30 pm at the Knights of Columbus, 1000 Marcus Avenue, New Hyde Park. Join us for meetings on the first and third Wednesdays through April (except for holidays). More...

GCAA Basketball Slated To Start Sat Dec 1st

GCAA Basketball starts Saturday December 1st at the St.Paul’s Field House.Due to Hurricane Sandy, our deadline was extended and draftsheld later than normal. It is our hope that all players are notifiedby Friday November 30th. More...

GC Centennials Hold Drive To Help Victims Of Sandy

Under bright skies on Saturday November 17th, the Garden City centennial Soccer Club held a drive at St. Paul’s for those in need as a result of super-storm Sandy. More...