2013-08-30

News from the Children’s Room



September is library card sign-up month! September is Library Card Sign-Up Month at the Garden City Public Library! The Children’s Room encourages all children to get their Library Card. There are no age restrictions so children of any age who are Garden City residents are welcome to come to the Library and sign-up for their library card. Also, each child […]

Malito-Sargent Engagement



The Malito family of Garden City is so pleased to announce the engagement of Daniel Peter to Allison Irene Sargent of Breezy Point, New York. Daniel is a 1995 graduate of Friends Academy in Locust Valley. He received his B.S. degree in Political Science from Columbia University and his JD from Columbia Law School. He is a columnist for The […]

SOCIALLY SPEAKING

Shining, happy faces

While this is not technically the end of Summer, for many it really is. The kids go back to school in a couple of days, those in college are back already and the pool closes this week-end. I recently read a sentence that seems to wrap it all up. September is when millions of shining, happy faces turn toward school. […]

Troubles memoir at Irish Society meeting



The Irish Cultural Society’s first meeting of the 2013-2014 season will have a talk on the Troubles by a writer who lived in Northern Ireland during the sectarian conflict in the ‘60s through ‘90s commonly called the “Troubles.” The Society will meet on September 11 at 7:30 pm at the Garden city Library, across the street from the Garden City […]

It’s what’s happening for young adults



Fall programs for the college bound This fall look for special YA programs for college bound students, including programs on study skills, practice SAT/ACT exams, and college planning. More information is available on the Library’s website and in the ‘Tweens and Teens Room. Registration for all YA programs may be done in person at the Young Adult desk, by phone […]

Declutter your life



Friends of the Garden City Public Library will sponsor a free one-hour lecture “DeClutter Your Stuff; DeClutter Your Life” with Dr. Duffy Spencer on Thursday, September 19, 2013 at 2:00pm at Garden City Public Library located at 60 Seventh St., in Garden City. Seating & parking is limited and on a first-come basis. No tickets are required. Please, no busses. […]

Teens experience life as an astronaut at the Library



Association of Retired Sports Aficionados



Meeting for seniors



Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano invites resi dents to the regularly scheduled meeting of the Advisory Council to the Nassau County Office for the Aging. The meeting is planned for Thursday, September 26, at 10:00 a.m. at 60 Charles Lindbergh Boulevard in Uniondale. Those interested in attending may call (516) 227-8944 for information and directions.

“New Approaches to Treatment of Arthritis”



Winthrop-University Hospital’s Perspectives in Health series and The Long Island Chapter of the Arthritis Foundation will co-sponsor a free program, “Diet & Small Molecules: New Approached to Treatment of Arthritis,” on Tuesday, September 17 at 7:00 PM. The program will be held at the Mineola Community Center, 155 Washington Avenue in Mineola, located one block south of Jericho Turnpike, between […]