Calendar Events From Jan. 25 To 31


Friday, Jan. 25

New Museum Exhibit

A reception and book launch for the private collection of Dr. Harvey Manes will begin at 5 p.m. at Manes Center in the Nassau County Museum of Art, featuring  masters from the Renaissance age through cutting-edge contemporary artists, and remain on view through May 12; 516-484-9338 or

Friday, Jan. 25–
Sunday, Jan. 27

Great Neck House Film

Hearts Beat Loud will be shown at Great Neck House on Friday at 8 p.m., Saturday at 5 and 8 p.m., and Sunday at 7:30 p.m. Admission requires a Great Neck Park District card.

Saturday, Jan. 26

Indoor Soccer Program

Children ages 3 to 10 can register for the Great Neck Park District’s new UK Elite indoor soccer program, held at the Great Neck South Middle School gym, on Saturdays, starting today and on Feb. 2 and 9 and March 2, 9 and 16. Little Kickers, ages 3 to 4, play from 2 to 3 p.m.; Middies, ages 5 to 6, from 3 to 4 p.m., and Super Strikers, ages 7 to 10, from 4 to 5 p.m. The cost for residents is $155; $185, nonresidents. Register at or 516-482-0355.

Author Reading/Performance

Join author and song writer Eva G. Kane for a musical/reading of It’s Not Too Late Baby, a Kundalini love story, at 4 p.m. at The Dolphin Bookshop & Cafe, 299 Main St. in Port Washington; 516-767-2650.

Sunday, Jan. 27

Upstanders Film Series

On International Holocaust Remembrance Day, the Holocaust Memorial and Tolerance Center of Nassau County will join more than 150 organizations in more than 30 countries for a global screening of Who Will Write Our History at 1 p.m. at Welwyn Preserve, 100 Crescent Beach Rd in Glen Cove. $18 suggested donation. Light refreshments will be served. RSVP to 516-571-8040 or

The Great Neck Chinese Association Lunar New Year celebration will be held on Sunday, Jan. 27.

Lunar New Year Celebration

The Great Neck Chinese Association Lunar New Year celebration, featuring music and dance performances, will be held at 2:30 p.m. in the Great Neck North Middle School auditorium, 77 Polo Rd. Order tickets at



The Hambones will perform at Great Neck House on Sunday, Jan. 27.

Sunday @ 3 Concert

The Hambones will perform a blend of rock ’n’ roll, country and rockabilly at 3 p.m. at Great Neck House. A Great Neck Park District card is required.


Monday, Jan. 28

Board of Ed Meeting

A Great Neck Public Schools Board of Education budget meeting with the Great Neck Teachers Association (GNTA), SAGES and United Parent-Teacher Council (UPTC), will begin at 7:30 p.m., followed by a public-action meeting at 8:30 p.m. in the Phipps Administration Building, 345 Lakeville Rd.; 516-441-4001.

Monday, Jan. 28–
Friday, Feb. 1

Bridge Players Wanted

Bridge players of all ages with some experience are welcome to play on Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays from 1 to 3:30 p.m. at Parkwood Sports Complex near the skate rentals.

Tuesday, Jan. 29

REAP Discussions

Retired Energetic Active People  will present The Life and Times of Charles Darwin and The Business Relationship of Rodgers and Hammerstein at 9:30 a.m. at the Cumberland School; 516-244-4667.

Park District Meeting

The Great Neck Park District Board of Commissioners will hold a work session at 10 a.m. in the Administration Building, 5 Beach Rd.

Wednesday, Jan. 30–
Thursday, Jan. 31

Pay General Taxes

To avoid penalty, 2019 General Taxes–first-half bills must be postmarked by Feb. 11 or paid at, at 200 Plandome Rd. in Manhasset on weekdays from 9 a.m. to 4:45 p.m. or until 7 p.m. on Feb. 11, on Wednesday from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. at Clinton G. Martin Park at 1601 Marcus Ave. in New Hyde Park or on Thursday from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. at Great Neck Social Center at 80 Grace Ave. or from 1 to 3 p.m. at Michael J. Tully Park at 1801 Evergreen Ave. in New Hyde Park; 516-869-6311.

To Thursday, Jan. 31

Valentines for Vets

Assemblyman Anthony D’Urso is collecting handmade valentines and new nonslip socks, winter hats, gloves, scarves, sweatpants, sweatshirts, electric toothbrushes, electric razors, gift cards, DVDs, CDs and toiletries for the Long Island State Veterans Home and the Northport VA Medical Center at 45 North Station Plaza, Suite 203, and the Great Neck Social Center, 80 Grace Ave.

Thursday, Jan. 31

Civil Rights Documentary

The documentary Defining Moments—the Civil Rights Movement in North Hempstead will premiere for free at 7 p.m. at the Manhasset Bow Tie Theater, 430 Plandome Rd. Reserve tickets at

Property Grievance Workshop

Bring your 2020–21 Notice of Tentative Assessment as North Hempstead Receiver of Taxes Charles Berman reviews the property assessment and grievance processes, and explains how to fill out the grievance application at 7 p.m. at Great Neck House, 14 Arrandale Ave.

Leave a Reply