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

Grand Menorah Lighting December 16th
at 6:15 PM,
At the Glen Cove Village Square (School & Glen St)
 
 
**Chanukah crafts **Chanukah Gelt **Doughnuts
**Lively Music & Dancing **Dreidels
 
For more info contact Chabad of Brookville & Glen Cove at 516-626-0600

 

GLEN COVE ROTARY PANCAKE BREAKFAST
Sunday, December 21, 2014 9:30-11:00 am

Page One Restaurant, 90 School Street, Glen Cove

Free Picture with Santa (plus you can take your own pictures) Children will receive a gift from Santa
Adults: $9.00      Children 4-12: $5.00 Children 3 and under Free

For more information call Vicki 917-749-8881 or Tony 516-676-1233 Proceeds to Glen Cove Scholarship and Community Services

 

HOLIDAY HAPPENINGS


At the Glen Cove Library, 4 Glen Cove Ave 676-2130
 Join us for a movie: Jersey Boys 134 min. (R) 2014
Saturday, December 27, 2pm
Adapted from the 2006 Tony Winner for Best Musical, Jersey Boys, directed by Clint Eastwood is a delightful story of four young men from the wrong side of the tracks in New Jersey who came together to form the iconic 1960s rock group Frankie Valli  and The Four Seasons. Their trials and triumphs are accompanied by the hit songs that influenced many generations.

La Famiglia Ristorante, 5 School St.

Place your catering orders: 516-759-7549

North Shore Historical Museum

News 140 Glen St. 516-801-1191
The current exhibit ‘World War I-The War to End All Wars’ has been extended until January 31st, 2015.
January 21st, 2015: Guest speaker Robert Pemberton Sr. will speak about the life of Glen Cove hero Sergeant-Major Dan Daly, USMC. He was awarded the Medal of Honor twice, one of only 19 so honored.

Holiday events at Page One Restaurant, 90 School St, 676-2800
Join Us For Christmas Eve & New Year's Eve. We will be offering our fabulous Christmas Eve &
New Year's Eve Menus with traditional holiday favorites! Make your reservations early to be assured a Special Meal for a Special Occasion!
Jazz Trio Saturday, December 20th Enjoy Great Music & Delicious Dinner at 7pm
My Father's Place Friday, December 26th Elliott Murphy and Kasim Sultan (of Todd Rundgren’s UTOPIA) Live in Concert Get Tickets at www.myfathersplace.com Doors: 5:30, Show is at 7:30. Tickets $35 - $40
Paint Nite December 17th & January 20that 7pm
Enjoy A Wonderful Night With Delightful Art & Delicious Cuisine! Seats Fill Up Quickly So Book Your Reservations Today!    

ClayNation Pottery Studio

31 Village Square 671-8788
Winter Break One-Day Mini Camps: December 29 - January 2  *Drop-Off for ages 6 & up *10am - 12pm Daily  *$24.99 per child includes project of the day, snack and drink
 Monday 12/29: "When Pigs Fly" (Canvas Painting) Tuesday 12/30: "Snowman Silhouette" (Glass Fusing) Wednesday 12/31: "Love Bugs Bowl" (Paint Your Own Pottery) Thursday 1/1:  "Tic-Tac-Toe" (Clay Hand Building) Friday 1/2: "Crafty Campers" (Tie Dye & Decoupage)

The Metropolitan Caterers

3 Glen Cove Rd. 671-4444
New Year’s Eve 2015 Celebration December 31st 8:00 PM – 1:00 AM   DJ Dancing, Dinner Buffet , Open Top-Shelf Bar, Champagne Toast at Midnight, Hats, Horns & Noisemakers, Live Big-Screen TV Coverage of Times Square.  $125 per person; includes tax and service charge.