The Doors Are Open! North Shore

Historical Museum Now Open to the Public Wednesdays 2 PM-6 PM Saturdays 11 AM-3 PM

 

We are proud to announce thr North Shore Historical Museum will open to the public. The completely renovated Justices Court building, an historic national landmark and the Museum's home, will open January 19 with public visitation days of Wednesdays and Saturdays. January 19th also marks the 104th anniversary of the  building's initial opening by the Town of Oyster Bay in 1908.

For the present time, the Museum will be open to public visitations on Wednesdays from 2 to 6 PM, and Saturdays from 11 AM to 3 PM. Museum members will be admitted free, with a fee of $5.00 for other guests, $3.00 for children, and family membership $20.00.

For further information on hours, exhibits, or to book tours, call (516)-801-1191 or email Ms. Yoder at director@northshorehistoricalmuseum.org

The Museum is located at 140 Glen Street; visit the Mueum's website at www.northshorehistoricalmuseum.org

The Museum is accepting memberships, and also offering commemorative sponsor plaque opportunities.

The official opening follows the appointment of Colleen Yoder as  Museum Director who will be in charge of exhibits and the Museum's operations. Ms. Yoder, a Glen Cove Resident, has excellent credentials and experience as a museum curator; she holds aBS degree in Museum Education from Pennsylvania State, University and a MS in Humanities from California State University. "I cannot express the thrill it will be watching the first visitors to this incredible building", Ms. Yoder said. "Although for the present we are only open two days a week,we will be hosting group tours for school children and other organizations."

Brian Mercadante, Museum President, said that "We invite everyone to come in to view this national treasure and our exhibits. On behalf of our Board of Trustees, I'd like to thank the many, many organizations and governemnt agencies that have made this dream possible."

 

In The Press

Patch- Website Lists Glen Cove on 100 Safest Cities list

Courtesy of Glen Cove Patch:

Glen Cove Rated One of Nation's Safest Cities

Website ranks city twelfth safest in U.S.
By Micah Danney
March 19, 2013
Your chances of being the victim of a crime in Glen Cove are less than in most other cities in the country, according to a recent report.

The website NeighborhoodScout released its list of the Top 100 Safest Cities in the U.S. for cities with populations of more than 25,000 people. Glen Cove ranked 12, one spot higher than Greenwich, Conn. and one behind Sammamish, Wash.

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Glen Cove Downtown BID

BEAUTIFIES DOWNTOWN WITH FLOWER BASKETS
 

Glen Cove, NY – The Glen Cove Downtown Business Improvement District purchased 83 hanging flower baskets to grace the light poles of the downtown commercial district.

 

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Upcoming Events

Social Security Seminar at The Regency

 

"Wrap It Up" Scholarship Fund Benefit Exhibition

The Long Island Academy of Fine Art and the Glen Cove Arts Council are pleased to invite you to the second annual holiday benefit and exhibition, "Wrap It Up"!

Friday, December 5th, 6-8 PM

LIAFA/ Hersh Fine Art
14A Glen St. Glen Cove

50% of all sales will go to a scholarship fund sponsored by the Glen Cove Arts Council . Scholarships enable underprivileged students to to take art classes and engage in a variety of cultural activities such as dance, opera, and theater.

Most artwork will be modestly priced at $200-$400-$600, but celebrating with us is free!

info@liafa.com 516-590-4324

www.liafa.com www.hershfineart.com
 

Glen Cove Shows from My Father's Place Productions
Doors: 5:30, Show is at 7:30.
Tickets $35 - Add additional tickets at checkout
available at:

MyFathersPlace.com

   
WEDNESDAY. NOV. 26, 2014
PAT DINIZIO
OF THE SMITHEREENS

The View Grill at Glen Cove Golf Club
111 Lattingtown Rd.., Glen Cove, NY 11542
Info: 516 200-9603

FRIDAY DECEMBER 26th
Christmas Reunion  
Unplugged and Personal :
ELLIOTT MURPHY
and
KASIM SULTON
of Todd Rundgren's Utopia
Page One Restaurant
90 School St, Glen Cove, NY 11542 - (516) 676-2800