Tai Chi Workshop Offered



A free Tai Chi workshop for breast cancer patients will be offered on Thursday, August 5 from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at Alumni House at Adelphi University. Tai Chi is an ancient art that has been practiced for centuries in China. In the last 10 years, it has become highly recognized in the west as an exercise that brings […]

Splish Splash Trip



On Friday, August 6th the Garden City Recreation Department is again sponsoring a trip to Splish Splash Water Park, located in Riverhead, for all students in grades 6-10 who are residents of the Inc. Village of Garden City. Buses will depart from the parking lot at St. Paul’s School at 9 a.m. and will return there at approximately 5 p.m. […]

Food Drive At The Garden City Pool



In conjunction with our Christmas in July celebration and in keeping with the holiday spirit, we will be conducting a food drive to benefit Island Harvest on Saturday, July 24 and Sunday, July 25 at the Garden City Pool. We will be collecting non-expired, non-perishable food items such as powdered milk, peanut butter, canned meat, soup and stews, cereal, fruit […]

It’s What’s Happening For Young Adults Make Waves @ Your Library –



The Young Adult Summer Reading Club This summer is starting off with a heat wave and with a heat wave comes dreams of the surf, cool ocean breezes and making waves at the Library with the Young Adult Summer Reading Club. Youths entering 6th through 12th grades may sign up at the Young Adult desk and receive a bag with […]

News From The Children’s Room



Guessing Game Winners! Congratulations to the winner of our third week Guessing Game, third grader Timmy Ryan! There were 182 surfing necklaces in the jar and Timmy guessed 183, making him the closest guess this week! Each week there is a new guessing game. Residents up through Grade 5 are encouraged to guess the number of items in the jar. […]

Teens And Tots At Pool



“Shed The Meds” Program July 31st



Senator Kemp Hannon and Assemblyman Tom McKevitt are partnering with the Nassau County Police Department to help residents safely dispose of their expired or unused medications. The “Shed the Meds” program will take place on Saturday, July 31, from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the Garden City Fire Station No 3, on the corner of St. James North and […]

Teens Learn The Art of Malibu Tile



A Word From The Publisher



Garden City Mayor Robert Rothschild is correct when he says that the Village had every right to seek input into the approval process for the new 88-foot building that is to be built along the Mineola-Garden City boundary on Old Country Road. The Nassau County charter required that the project, when it was to be condominiums, be treated as a […]

Letters To The Editor

Email: editor@ gcnews.com

Thank You To the Editor: My wife and I purchased our home in Garden City in January 2001. At the time, my wife was undergoing treatment for newly diagnosed breast cancer. We had a 6-month old daughter and a 2-year old son. Our incentive for buying in Garden City was, I’m sure, similar to most residents; the nice homes, great […]