Community Calendar May 18-24, 2016


Wednesday, May 18

League of Women Voters Meeting
“Understanding the Supreme Court” is the topic of discussion at the meeting of The League of Women Voters of East Nassau. James Coll, adjunct professor of American and Constitutional History at Nassau Community College, is the guest speaker. He will address the impact of the Supreme Court’s only having eight justices, and other current issues. Q&A will follow. The meeting will take place at the Levittown Public Library, 1 Bluegrass Lane, at 7:30 p.m. For more information, call Barbara Epstein at 516-221-9148 or Lucille Safir at 516-221-4107.

Thursday, May 19

Levittown Red Devils Skate Party
Come to United Skates at 1276 Hicksville Rd., Seaford from 6:30 to 9 p.m. for a team spirit party. A fee of $12 includes admission and skate rental. Contact Lori at for tickets.

Friday, May 20

American Legion Post 1711 Meeting
The American Legion Post 1711 bi-monthly meeting will be replaced by annual elections. The election of the American Legion post 1711 officers for the 2016-17 year will be held at the regular meeting on Friday, May 20. Plan to attend since the officers you select will be running the American Legion post 1711 for the next year. No one will be allowed in without a valid 2016 membership card.

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Saturday, May 21

What’s In Your Attic?
Come to an Antique Appraisal Night at the Wantagh Memorial Congregational Church, located at 1845 Wantagh Ave., Wantagh. Marion Rizzo, the appraiser, will give a short talk about antiques at the beginning of the evening. The event will be held in the Parish Hall from 7 to 10 p.m. Admission is $20 per person, which includes appraisal for up to three items, or $35 per couple, which includes appraisal for up to six items. Admission also includes dessert, coffee and tea. Bring all your hidden treasures except books. For information, call the church office at 516-785-1829.

Adopt a Pet
The Town of Hempstead Animal Shelter is hosting a multi-group, multi-vendor event with live music, WBLI radio present, raffle items and some gorgeous high end baskets for silent auction as well. Adoption fees on all dogs and cats will be waived and low cost rabies vaccines and microchipping will also be offered. From 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Town of Hempstead Animal Shelter at 3320 Beltagh Ave., Wantagh.

Sunday, May 22

Free Rabies Clinic
From 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., Last Hope Animal Rescue will be holding a free rabies vaccine clinic for dogs and cats at the Last Hope Adoption Center, 3300 Beltagh Ave., Wantagh. All Long Island pet owners are eligible. No appointment is necessary, but all pets must be at least 4-months-old. Dogs must be leashed, and cats need to be in carriers. For more information, call 631-671-2588 or visit

Cystic Fibrosis Foundation’s 2016 Great Strides Walks
The Greater New York Chapter of The Cystic Fibrosis Foundation (CFF) has rolled out the schedule of their Long Island Great Strides Walks for this spring. Begins at 9 a.m. at Jones Beach, Ocean Parkway, Wantagh. For more information, call 516-827-1290.

Monday, May 23

Italian Bingo
The Ladies Auxiliary of the Nassau County Firemen’s Association will be hosting an Italian bingo dinner fundraiser. Bingo will held at Domenico’s Restaurant, 3270A Hempstead Tpke., in Levittown. Tickets are $31 per person, which includes salad, choice of an entrée, dessert, coffee/tea and one complimentary packet of bingo games. Cash bar available. There will be a choice auction, raffles and 50/50. Call Terry at 516-796-2046.

Tuesday, May 24

Town Board Meeting
Hempstead Town Board will meet at 10:30 a.m. at Nathan L.H. Bennett Pavilion, 1 Washington St., Hempstead.

Town of Hempstead’s Make A Difference Ceremony at 7 p.m. at Nathan L.H. Bennett Pavilion, 1 Washington St., Hempstead.


Triathlon Applications Available
Town of Hempstead Triathlon applications are available until Aug. 31. The triathlon is on Sept. 10. Call 516-292-9000 ext. 7219 for details.

Camera Club Seeks Members
Are you interested in photography? Then come join the Wantagh Camera Club (WCC). Meets at the Wantagh Library every second and fourth Wednesday of the month beginning in September and concluding in June. $50 a year.

Levittown Community Council
The Levittown Community Council meets the fourth Monday of every month at the Levittown Public Library at 7:30 p.m. Meetings are open to the public and free.

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