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August 14, 2013 RSS feed / Events & Calendar

This week’s Calendar of Events

The following is a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week. Readers should know that meetings are subject to change without notice. More...

Medicaid planning seminar Aug. 22

The law firm of Futterman, Lanza & Block, LLP is presenting a free two-hour seminar, Medicaid Planning and Asset Protection, which will take place on Thurs., Aug. 22 at the law office, located at 400 West Main St., Suite 106 in Babylon. More...

Donate blood Aug. 21

On Wed., Aug. 21, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Our Lady of Consolation Nursing & Rehabilitative Care Center, in conjunction with Long Island Blood Services, will be sponsoring a blood drive. Our Lady of Consolation is located at 111 Beach Dr., West Islip. More...

Honor our troops at the POW/MIA vigil Sep. 6

A POW/MIA vigil will be held Fri., Sept. 6, 7:30 p.m. through Sat., Sept. 7, 8 a.m. at Babylon Town Hall, 200 East Sunrise Hwy., Lindenhurst. There is no fee for attendance at this event. More...

Fire Island Light House August events planned

The Fire Island Lighthouse Preservation Society (FILPS) has events scheduled for August. On Sat., Aug. 17 and Sun., Aug. 18, the Great South Bay Amateur Radio club will set up their radios to communicate with other radio operators around the world. More...

Grace extends after-school program to community

Grace: Above & Beyond is a safe after-school environment where a child can develop his/her individual skills and gifts, get homework support or just run, jump and play. More...

New law requires all NYS birthing facilities to scan newborns for heart defects

A new law, just signed by the governor, will require all birthing facilities to screen newborn babies for congenital heart defects (CHDs) through a process called pulse oximetry screening, according to New York State Senator Kemp Hannon. More...

Dix Hills Center of Performing Arts September Events

The Dix Hills Center for the Performing Arts has many events planned for the month of September: On Sept. 7 at 7:30 p.m., a Tribute to Bob Dylan on The Band will be featured with Norman Vincent backed by The Bandits. Tickets are $25- 35. More...

Free child safety seat check Aug. 17

New York State Sen. Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr. (R-Merrick) announced that he will be partnering with the New York State Police to sponsor a free child safety seat check on Sat., Aug. 17 in Lindenhurst. More...

Expand your mind at meditation retreat Aug. 24

A retreat entitled Creating a Life of Strength, Faith and Hope through Meditation will be held Sat., Aug. 24, 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. with speaker Andrew Vidich, PhD. The retreat is free and open to all. More...

Everyone’s a winner in the Stop World Hunger Tennis Tournament

Registration is underway for the 33rd Annual Stop World Hunger Tennis Tournament. The tournament is open to tennis players who have not qualified to play in this year’s U.S. Open Tennis Tournament. More...

Care center seeks volunteers as transporters

Our Lady of Consolation, a 450-bed nursing and rehabilitative care center at 111 Beach Dr., West Islip, is seeking compassionate individuals willing to volunteer their time as transporters for Sunday Mass. More...

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