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

Tween Book Discussion A Wrinkle in Time by Madeleine L’Engle Celebrate the upcoming movie release by reading the classic A Wrinkle in Time and joining us at the Library for a book discussion on Thursday, March 8, 6PM-7PM. Participants can read the original book by Madeleine L’Engle, or the graphic novel, adapted by Hope Larson. Registration is required and begins […]

FLES happenings at Stratford Avenue School

In December, fifth grade FLES (Foreign Language in Elementary School) students at Stratford Avenue were hard at work on a project normally associated with older students who are further along in their foreign language studies. The project involved two crucial parts. First, students answered questions (in complete, written sentences) about themselves and their favorite things (food, sport, class, day, month, […]

Girls Fencing Team wins meet against Cold Spring Harbor

On December 18 at the Garden City High School, the Girls Fencing team beat Cold Spring Harbor High School. The épées and sabres helped their team amass points as the foils were up against some tough opponents. Épée Emma Van Dyke set the tone with a 5-0 score in her first bout against her opponent. Épée captain Mary Foxen and […]

Eddie & Jean Costello’s Trash or Treasure Antiques Roadshow

Garden City Public Library Sunday, January 28th, 2018 at 2PM Registration Begins Monday, January 15th @ 9:30AM Do you have something that is old, unusual, and perhaps even bizarre? How many times have you thought that maybe your object has some value, or might even be very valuable? Come find out on Sunday, January 28th, at 2PM at the Garden […]

News from the Children’s Room

The Children’s Librarians have put together an exciting season of programs starting in February! Our schedule is now finalized and listed below. There are also flyers available in the Children’s Room. Don’t forget program registration will begin online on Eventkeeper (www.gardencitypl.org) on Tuesday, January 16, 2018 at 9:30AM. Priority for registration and participation for programs is given to children who […]

Coffee & Tea by the Book: The Library at the Edge of the World

Garden City Public Library Tuesday, January 30th at 9:30AM In Person Registration Tuesday, January 9th at 9:30AM In person registration for Garden City Library cardholders begins on Tuesday, January 9th at the Reference Desk of the Library for the next Coffee & Tea by the Book discussion. The program will be held on Tuesday, January 30th on the Lower Level […]

Savvy Sightseer: Great Britain with a taste treat from Outlander

Garden City Public Library Thursday, January 25th at 2PM Registration Begins Wednesday, January 10th Join Jean Schnupp on a Savvy Sightseer travelogue to enjoy scenes and stories from Great Britain on Thursday, January 25th at 2PM at the Garden City Public Library. You’ll explore the Scottish Highlands and sample a taste treat from the popular Outlander book and TV series. […]

Stewart Manor Station and Third Track Updates Ahead

At the Western POA’s December 6 meeting at the Garden City Senior Center Trustee Stephen Makrinos announced that construction on the Stewart Manor LIRR station would enter its Phase II in January with the platform being renovated. “The next phase of the station’s construction starts next month as the MTA will meet with village administration and the Department of Public […]

Uncollectible Village accounts written off

Last month the village decided to write off past due, uncollectible accounts totaling $75,325.40 for “sundry accounts.” At the December 19 Board of Trustees’ meeting Village Treasurer Irene Woo said her finance department completed a review of all village sundry accounts receivable (past due account items for various municipal operations). The village had sent out invoices for all of the […]

G.C. Retired Men’s Club Christmas Luncheon

On December 19, the Garden City Retired Men’s Club held its annual Christmas Luncheon at the Cherry Valley Club. About 50 members and guests attended. Felicia Lovaglio, the Director of the Garden City Senior Center, was the special invited guest. Co-presidents, George Salem and Rudy Kaiser, honored longtime member and former Treasurer Frank DeAngelo for his years of service to […]