Events 3/24 – 3/31


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March Recess
Massapequa Public Schools and Plainedge Public Schools will be closed March 24 and 25.

Spring Blood Drive
The Massapequa Bar Harbour Library at 40 Harbor Lane will be having its winter blood drive from 3 to 7:30 p.m. Walk ins are welcome but you can register by calling the reference department at 516-798-4607 ext. 6304.

Friday, March 25
Book Discussion
Come discuss Defending Jacob by William Landy at 2 p.m. in the Plainedge Library community room.

Saturday, March 26
Adopt-A-Battalion Soldier’s DriveMassCal_032316B
Come help put care packages together for troops overseas. 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.

Live Music at Sunset Grill
Come to Sunset Grill in Seaford at 9:15 p.m. and listen to the live band, Against The Grain. Fee is $5.

Sunday, March 27
Library Closed
Both library buildings are closed for Easter Sunday.

Monday, March 28
Carnival Volunteers Needed
Volunteer applications for Plainedge School District students in grades five and up are still available in the children’s department for the library’s Spring Into Reading Carnival scheduled for Wednesday, April 27, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Carnival volunteer spots are filled on a first come, first serve basis. Completed applications will be due by Monday, March 28. All spots may be filled before March 28. For more information, contact the Children’s Department at 516-735-4133 ext. 12 or 13 MassCal_032316Aor email kids@

Teen Takeover Mondays
Every Monday from 3:30 to 5 p.m., teens get to take over the auditorium. Enjoy open play with video games on Wii U and XBOX 360, play Minecraft, check out the collection of board games and hang out with friends every Monday in the Bar Harbour auditorium. No registration necessary. For teens in grades 7-12. For more information, contact Lisa Zuena at 516-799-0770 ext. 5305 or email

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 29
Nassau County Storm Recovery
Join Legislator Kennedy in the Bar Harbour auditorium from 4 to 9 p.m. and learn about storm recovery and relief. Contact Michael Raab at 516-790-6870.

Literature and Life      
A discussion of Our Souls at Night by Kent Haruf, with book discussion leader, Anna Katsavos. From 1 to 3 p.m. at the Central Avenue librMassCal_032316Dary.

Wednesday, March 30
Re-entering the Workforce    
Re-entering the Workforce employment workshop with employment specialist, Sari Flesch. For people age 55 and older. From 2 to 4 p.m. at the Central Avenue library.

Thursday, March 31
Movie: Bridge of Spies
The Bar Harbour auditorium will show a 1:30 and 6:30 p.m. screening of the Academy Award nominated movie, Bridge of Spies. A dramatic thriller set against the backdrop of a series of historic events, Bridge of Spies tells the story of James Donovan, a Brooklyn lawyer who finds himself thrust into the center of the Cold War when the CIA sends him on the near-impossible task to negotiate the release of a captured American U-2 pilot. Starring Tom Hanks, Mark Rylance and Alan Alda. (2015; PG-13 2 hrs 20 mins).

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Jennifer Fauci is the senior editor of Long Island Weekly, Anton Media Group's award-winning special sections and Anton’s local magazines. Her passion for literature, travel and the arts lend to the unique content in her publications. In her time at Anton, she has received first place in the Folio Awards, second place for the NYPA awards and is the recipient of six PCLI awards.

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