September 8, 2017 RSS feed / Community

A WORD FROM THE PUBLISHER

Back to school, short on sleep

This week Garden City’s public school children started another chapter in their educational journey. We wish them well as they grow and flourish and congratulate their parents for having survived another long summer.  More...

Sept 11th Service of Prayer and Remembrance

Garden City Community Church September 10, at 3pm   More...

St. Joseph Parish Webelos Pack 243 at the Garden City Pool

Water safety is paramount at the Garden City Pool! On Monday, August 7th, Webelos Pack 243 of St. Joseph Parish in Garden City met with swim instructor and Eagle Scout Joe McDonagh to work on the Webelos Water Safety Adventure achievement. More...

The Welcoming Club of Garden City

Who we are:   The Welcoming Club of Garden City is a well-established women’s organization that focuses on welcoming new members to our community, fostering relationships of long-time residents, supporting local businesses and raising mone More...

Oktoberfest to aide victims of Hurricane Harvey

Resurrection Lutheran Church announces plans for its 6th Annual Oktoberfest, to be held Saturday, Sept. 23, from 6:30 to 10:30 p.m. More...

GC resident competes in 2017 Cross Fit Games

Current resident and Garden City High School alumnus Mike Kern recently competed at the 2017 CrossFit Games in Madison, WI on August 2ndthrough 5th. More...

An evening out on 7th Street

Brad and Ella Gillette of Garden City, with cousins Madison and Mackenzie Daley of Hauppauge, enjoyed an evening out at the Seventh Street Promenade on September 1st. More...

Mobility Impaired Committee meets at GC Pool

The Mobility Impaired Committee (MIC) met on Saturday, September 2 at a chilly GC Pool and had a productive meeting reviewing the pool, village parks and transportation issues.   More...

GC Police arrest suspect in burglaries

Garden City Police arrested a 26 year old man for an attempted burglary that occurred on Friday, August 11, at 4:10 am in Garden City.  On Tuesday, September 5th, Thomas Hoey, III, was charged with two counts of burglary, grand larceny, petit la More...

fyi FOR SENIORS

Pastel Art Class with Arleen Urban   Our adult pastel art program is open to adults who are residents of the Inc. Village of Garden City. The class will meet for ten weeks from 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. beginning Friday, September 15 in St. More...

“High blood pressure and your kidneys” at Winthrop

NYU Winthrop Hospital will offer a free program for seniors and their families, “High Blood Pressure & Your Kidneys: What You Need to Know,” on Wednesday, September 13, at 1:15 PM. More...

THE OFFICE CAT

Bad checks: On August 30th Garden City Detectives arrested a 22 year old Bronx woman for allegedly cashing two fraudulent checks in July, totaling $4,200, against a Garden City bank account. She was charged with Grand Larceny.  More...

GC author Edward A. McCoyd to speak at Library

Garden City Public Library Sunday, September 10th at 2:00 PM   More...

News From the Children’s Room

What’s Happening in the Fall   We’ve planned and now present to you, the schedule for the Fall storytimes and programs. Below are the dates of the storytimes and programs as well as the registration dates for the programs. More...

The 14th Annual St. Joseph School Golf and Tennis Open

The St. More...

The Men’s Association

Next Meeting   Attention all Directors! The first meeting of the year will be held at Doc O’Grady’s in early September. Watch for the e-mail to be sent by the President for exact details. Please make every effort to attend. More...

Last Hope to hold low cost vaccine clinic

On Sunday, September 24th from 11am to 2pm  Last Hope Animal Rescue  (www.lasthopeanimalrescue.org) will hold a Low Cost Vaccine Clinic for Dogs and Cats at the  Last Hope Adoption Center,  More...

Community Club’s Annual Friendship Luncheon

The Community Club of Garden City and Hempstead will begin their 2017-2018 calendar of events by holding the Annual Friendship Luncheon on Wednesday, September 27, at 12 noon. More...

Car keys found

A set of Jeep car keys was found outside 32 Yale Street earlier this week. If you think they are yours, please contact the Garden City Police Department.   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...

Labor Day at the GC Pool

Enjoying beautiful weather and friends on Labor Day at GC Pool: Pat and Carol O’Rourke, Rob and Regina Sauchelli, Paul and Stephanie Plunkett, Pat and Cathy O’Brien More...

GCCC offers Special Worship Opportunities

The Garden City Community Church will be offering two opportunities for deliberate prayer, scripture, and reflections.  Please join church members on Sunday, September 10th at 3 PM for a Service of Hope and Remembrance where participants will re More...

Named to Top Wealth Advisors list

Conor Reeves, a wealth management advisor for Merrill Lynch in Garden City, was named to the first-ever Forbes list of “America’s Top Next-Generation Wealth Advisors.” The Forbes ranking of the nation’s leading millennial advi More...

SOCIALLY SPEAKING

Say hello to fall

What do you know - summer went out with a very nice good-bye and I know that we will all miss her. More...

NYS PTA presents Stanley Marcus Youth Humanitarian Award

Humanitarianism is a kindness and compassion shown to others, by deed or presence. More...

WPOA General Meeting

The Western Property Owners Association (WPOA) will hold a General Meeting on Tuesday, September 19 at 7:30 PM at Homestead School. The invited speaker for the meeting is a representative of the MTA, LIRR 3rd Track initiative. More...

Garden City Retired Men’s Club

Monday, September 11 - Regular Meeting  Monday, September 18 - Sandwiches  Monday, September 25 - Regular Meeting  Bowling every Friday during season at Herrill Lanes. More...

The Kordes Korner

Do you remember this? One of the sadder chapters in Garden City’s history. More...

RENT in Concert at Adelphi University

Winner of the Tony Award for Best Musical and the Pulitzer Prize for Drama, RENT, created by Adelphi graduate Jonathan Larson (’82), has become a pop culture phenomenon. More...

SCORE Small Business Workshops

Garden City Public Library Tuesday, September 19th and Tuesday, September 26th at 7 p.m.   More...

It’s What’s Happening for Young Adults at the Library

First LEGO League Sixth Grade Robotics Team   More...

Beyond Downton Abbey: High Society in New York & London

Garden City Public Library  Thursday, September 28, at 2PM  More...

From Mozart to Modern: The Park Quartet

Garden City Public Library  Sunday, September 17th at 2PM  More...

GCPD holds “National Night Out” at Community Park

On August 1, the Garden City Police Department, along with staff of the Garden City Recreation Department, conducted a community program titled “National Night Out” at Community Park.  More...

Last Hope Animal Rescue Wine Tasting

Please join Last Hope Animal Shelter on Friday night,  September 15th, from 7-10 PM for its night of wine tasting at the Walt Whitman Birthplace,  246 Walt Whitman Road in Huntington Station. More...