Events 2/25 – 3/3


Thursday, Feb. 25
Movie: The InternMassCal_022416A
The Bar Harbour auditorium will show a 1:30 and 6:30 p.m. screening of the movie The Intern. Jules Ostin (Anne Hathaway) is a young woman running a thriving online fashion website. Convinced by her employees to enact a senior outreach program, she hires 70-year-old retiree Ben Whittaker (Robert De Niro) as an intern. Ben initially has much to learn, and finds that the modern business world isn’t anything like he remembers. However, as Ben acclimates himself, it becomes clear that he has plenty to teach the people around him. (2015; PG-13 2 hr). Starring Anne Hathaway and Robert De Niro.

Weekly Storytime
Come to Barnes & Noble located at 5224 Sunrise Hwy., Massapequa Park for a weekly storytime. Begins at 11:30 a.m.

Friday, Feb. 26
The Seaford Public Library, located at 2234 Jackson Ave., will hold a yoga session for tiny tots in the meeting room from 1:15 to 2:15 p.m. Ages 3-6. Must register.

Paint Night At The Museum
Seaford residents have an extraordinary opportunity to paint with master artist Cliff Miller. Patrons receive expert oil painting instruction at the Seaford Historical Museum at 7 p.m. Tickets are $45 each. Price includes all supplies; just wear your painting clothes. Coffee and light refreshments will be served. Seating is limited.

Let’s Talk   

Let’s Talk Senior Discussion Group from 1 to 3 p.m. in the Bar Harbour auditorium.

Saturday, Feb. 27
Adopt-A-Battalion Soldier’s DriveMassCal_022416B
Come help put care packages together for troops overseas. Volunteers sort, pack and ship items to send to the troops. Looking for personal care items, seasonings and hot sauces and items other than candy. From 9 to 11:30 a.m. at Our Lady of the Island Knight of Columbus Council, 2 Eastgate Rd., Massapequa Park.

A.A.R.P Mature Driving
The Seaford Public Library will hold a mature driving session to reduce insurance rates or enjoy your driving privilege longer. Event will be held in the meeting room from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Cost is $20 for members and $25 for non-members. Checks payable to the A.A.R.P. No refunds will be given. Must register.

Sunday, Feb. 28
Academy Awards
Tune into the Academy Awards at 7 p.m. on ABC.

Monday, Feb. 29
Come in and enjoy a game of Scrabble from 11 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. in the Bar Harbour meeting room.

Tuesday, March 1MassCal_022416D
Literature and Life
Literature and Life book discussion with leader Toby Bird from 1 to 3 at the Central Avenue library. Book to be announced.

Introduction to Computers: Part 1
This is a slow-paced, user-friendly class for first-time computer users. We will cover turning the computer on, the desktop, using the mouse, opening and closing programs, understanding windows elements, getting out of trouble, and turning the computer off. Hands-on class. Class size is limited and pre-registration required. Call the Reference Dept. at 516-799-0770 to register. From 2 to 4 p.m. in the Bar Harbour auditorium.

Thursday, March 3
Board of Education meeting
The Massapequa School District board of education meeting will focus on all curriculum and instruction programs, as well as instructional support areas such as social work and psychology. It will take place in Massapequa High School’s Baldwin Auditorium, beginning at 8 p.m.

Seaford High School Drama Production for Senior Citizens
Seaford High School students will host a drama production for senior citizens in the high school auditorium at 4 p.m.

St. Baldrick’s Foundation Fundraiser MassCal_022416C
Come to Johnny McGorey’s on Sunday, March 6 where volunteers will shave their heads to help Conquer Kids’ Cancer. The event begins at 1 p.m. with head shavings starting at 2 p.m. This year’s event will honor Massapequa residents, 6-year-old Maya Annunziato who has been battling Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia, and 10-year-old Colin Conaty, who was diagnosed with an ependyoma, but has been in remission for the past seven years. To donate, contact volunteer organzier Thomas Stryska at 516-473-9251.

Volunteers Needed
The Plainedge Public Library is looking for Plainedge School District volunteers in grades six and up for children’s crafts/activities during the 2015-16 school year. All applicants are accepted into a pool of eligible volunteers who will be called upon from time to time during the year. Application packets are now available. Contact the Children’s Services Department for more information at 516-735-4133, ext. 12. Community service credit available.

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