July 14, 2017 RSS feed / Community

A WORD FROM THE PUBLISHER

Thank You Dr. Feirsen

We’d like to add to the chorus of people who have praised Superintendent of Schools Robert Feirsen, who is leaving the district after twelve years of service. More...

After Board discussion, College Latin to continue this fall

At the Board of Education’s meeting on Thursday, July 6, two dozen parents and students sat inside the high school library and wondered aloud if a fourth year of Latin studies would be offered to 11 of the dedicated Garden City students. More...

fyi FOR SENIORS

Gazebo concert series   July 13th will start our popular Summer Gazebo Concert Series on the Village Green. Concerts are held every Thursday at 7:15 pm so bring a blanket or a lawn chair and join us! More...

Senior Bridge results

On July 10th there were eight tables playing. More...

Local teacher goes to Space Academy

It’s not everyday that a Middle School teacher gets to attend space camp, but that’s exactly what Garden City resident, Nicole Turato did for one week last month. More...

Cioffi - Giacometti Engagement

Mr and Mrs Peter Giacometti of Garden City are proud to announce the engagement of their son Matthew Peter to Alessandra Cioffi, daughter of Mr and Mrs Gennaro Cioffi of Springfield , New Jersey.  More...

Garden City Library at the Belmont Festival

Disney Princess Belle greets children at the Garden City Library’s table during the Belmont Festival. More...

Seated Mindful Meditation

Thursday Evenings July 20th, July  27th & August 3rd at 7:00 PM  More...

News from the Children’s Room

Check out the Display Case near the Children’s Room. There is a selection of beloved Children’s books including Clifford “The Big Red Dog”, Paddington Bear, Dr. Seuss, Arthur, Winnie the Pooh and Harry Potter. More...

Garden City Girl Scouts awarded highest honor

Girl Scouts of Nassau County recently presented more than 70 Gold Awards— including ones to Julie Compton, Meghan Creaven, Julia Giordano, Andrea Laisure, and Lauren Tepper of the Garden City Association— during a ceremony hosted at Adelp More...

GC Pool News

Bingo and Mini Golf Friday   More...

Benefit Concert to aid Ghana

The Chris Gillespie Trio will perform a concert on Sunday, July 23 at 2 PM at Kellenberg High School. This event will be a benefit concert for the Mother Mary Children of Ghana Aid Foundation (MMCGAF).  More...

GARDEN CITY UPDATE - NEWS AND INFORMATION

As previously announced, the Board of Trustees and the Village Staff have embarked on new methods and procedures to communicate with members of our community, including our residents, commercial tenants and landlords, visitors, friends at Adelphi and More...

THE OFFICE CAT

Unlicensed operation: On July 5th a joint investigation in Parking Field # 12 by the Garden City Police Department and Nassau County Probation Department resulted in the arrest of a 31 year old Roosevelt man for allegedly driving with a suspended lic More...

Garden City Retired Men’s Club

Upcoming Events   Monday, July 17 - Regular Meeting  Monday, July 24 - Deli Sandwiches  Monday, July 31 - Regular Meeting  A special appeal: The GCRMC is seeking chess and backgammon players. More...

Giammarino-Young Engagement

Barbara and Ged Young of Garden City are pleased to announce the engagement of their son Alexander to Jessica Giammarino of Park Slope, Brooklyn.  More...

SOCIALLY SPEAKING

Summer vacation plans

A glorious Fourth of July went over very well this year. The two country clubs did themselves proud with their presentations and it seems that most of the town was quiet. More...

The Kordes Korner

  When the Garden City Waterworks opened in 1876 this was the one and only well that served Garden City. It was forty feet wide and forty feet deep on 11th Street by Cherry Valley Avenue. More...

It’s What’s Happening for Young Adults

Win prizes at the Tweens & Teens Summer Reading Club   More...

Namaste! Yoga for Young Adults

Young adults learn yoga poses during the program Yoga with Cindy Valentine, which was held June 27 at the Garden City Library. More...

Gayden Wren to play classic country in Mineola

The classic country music of the 1920s through the 1950s— the music of Hank Williams, Jimmie Rodgers, the Carter Family, Johnny Cash, Willie Nelson and more—will be coming to the Mineola Public Library on Saturday, July 15, at 2 p.m.  More...