August 22, 2014 RSS feed / Community

Fatal accident on Franklin Avenue

A Neconset man was killed on August 16th when his car struck a telephone pole at the corner of Franklin Avenue and Second Street. According to Nassau County Police, Brett O. More...

"Steel Impressions" concert at Garden City Library

Friends of the Library will sponsor a free concert by "Steel Impressions" on Thursday, September 18, at 1:30pm at the Garden City Public Library located at 60 Seventh St., in Garden City. More...

Children enjoy yoga at the Library

Cindy Valentine leads children in yoga during the program, Yoga, on Tuesday, July 8 at the Garden City Public Library. More...

RotaCare's 21st Annual Caregivers Ball.

Carltun on the Park was the venue for an elegant gathering of Long Island's finest for the kick off of RotaCare's 21st Annual Caregivers Ball. The cocktail party was held to introduce three exceptional men in the life of RotaCare. More...

Election inspectors needed

The Garden City Republican Committee is looking for Election Inspectors and Poll Coordinators for the upcoming New York State Primary on September 9th and General Election on November 4th. The work schedule is from 5:15 a.m. More...

New library focus group to meet

A new focus group to discuss the future of the Garden City Public Library will meet in the Library on October 9th at 7:30PM. This focus group will be chaired by Garden City Library Trustee Charles J. Murphy, EdD. Dr. More...

fyi FOR SENIORS

End Of Summer Senior Picnic More...

County Office for the Aging holding meeting

The Advisory Council to the Nassau County Office for the Aging will be holding a public meeting on Wednesday, September 17, at 10 a.m. at 60 Charles Lindbergh Boulevard in Uniondale. More...

News From The Children's Room

Library Showcases: Highlights from Children's Literature More...

SOCIALLY SPEAKING

Learn something new

There is an old saying that you should learn something new each day. Perhaps you have heard of it, but if not I thought you might be interested in the new item that I learned recently. More...

Walk to Stop Diabetes

Winthrop-University Hospital will once again participate in the ADA's Step Out Walk to Stop Diabetes on Sunday, September 28 at 10 a.m. at Jones Beach State Park. More...

STEM & more in District's summer programs

Stewart and Stratford were bustling with activity this June and July as Camp Invention and the Summer Enrichment Program hosted hundreds of pre-K through rising senior students attending the district's summer programs. More...

A WORD FROM THE PUBLISHER

The slow season

As the summer winds down, many in Garden City are taking well-earned vacations this week, so things are slowing down. More...

Sanitation Collection Labor Day week

Residents are reminded that there will be no garbage or recycling pickup on Labor Day, Monday, September 1. More...

GC residents enjoy summer fun at preschool camp

Little Sprouts Preschool in New Hyde Park was home to a number of Garden City-based children and youth counselors this summer. The school, a ministry of Christ Lutheran Church, has run a summer program for five years. More...

Frogs, bugs and other animals at the Garden City Library

Jason from Green Meadows Farm shows children and parents a toad during the Animal Show, Frogs, Bugs, and Animals. This family show was held Wednesday, July 16 at the Garden City Public Library. More...

Community Church Nursery School Farm Week

The children at Garden City Church Nursery School (CCNS) celebrated Farm Week recently. They learned what farmers do through hands-on activities such as churning their own butter, planting seeds and learning about farm animals. More...

THE OFFICE CAT

MISCHIEF AND MAYHEM THE POLICE REPORT Bicycle taken: On August 12th someone took a bicycle from the front yard of a Hayes Street residence. Electrical fire: On August 13th officers assisted the Fire Department for a wire fire on Wydler Court. More...

Coffee & Tea by the Book

One Plus One by Jojo Moyes Garden City Public Library Tuesday, September 23rd at 10AM More...

A hands-on introduction to PowerPoint

Garden City Public Library Saturday, September 20 at 10 a.m More...

Garden City Retired Men's Club

Schedule of Events Monday, August 25 - Regular meeting, NoonMonday, September 1st - Labor DayNo meetingBowling every Friday during seasonat Herrill Lanes. Contact Ron Zwicke at747-6842 for details.Poker players: check with JohnMarino at 248-1770. More...

Senior bridge results

On August 18th there were seventables playing. More...

It's What's Happening for Young Adults

Although the Summer Reading Program is now over, the Tweens N' Teens Room still has some copies of books on the summer reading lists from Garden City Middle School and Garden City High School as well as many private/ parochial schools. More...

League of Women voters annual dinner

This past June the League of Women Voters of Central Nassau held its Annual Dinner at Pompeil Restaurant. After the business meeting, dinner was served. Then the election of officers took place. More...

Garden City Jewish Center Religious School set for new year

Plans are underway to make this another wonderful "New Year" at the Garden City Jewish Center's Sundaysonly Religious School, which begins on Sunday, September 7th from 9 am- 12 pm. More...

Long Island Dance Project announces dance classes

The School of Long Island Dance Project is now taking registration for dance classes for the fall. More...