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

City Views Newsletter Spring 2017

CITY VIEWS SPRING/SUMMER 2017

The City Views is an important publication that is mailed to all of Glen Cove's residents on a quarterly basis.  It includes important updates, contact information and The City's jam-packed calendar- available here.

 
Musketa Cove Wins Best of LI 2017 Vote

From the Bethpage FCU Best of Long Island website:

2017: Long Islanders Voted Musketa Cove Bait and Tackle Shop Best Fishing Supply on Long Island
Musketa Cove Bait and Tackle Shop
17 Bridge St., Glen Cove. 516-200-9571.
If there’s one thing that can be said about Long Islanders, it’s that they truly appreciate the waters surrounding the region and the sea creatures calling the bays and canals home. Long Island boaters are a proud bunch, and that’s why when they hit the open seas, they make a habit of visiting Musketa Cove Bait and Tackle Shop. This Glen Cove shop is stocked with all the necessary tools and supplies to make a local fisherman well equipped for their next big trip out. What’s more, its knowledgeable staff is dedicated to providing a shopping experience that’ll make patrons proud to say, “I shop at Musketa Cove!”

 

 
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

City of Glen Cove
Senior Recognition Day 2017

 


Saturday, June 10, 2017 – 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

 Morgan Memorial Park
(Rain location – Glen Cove Senior Center, 130 Glen Street)

   Shirley Pinckney
Bob Howard Community Leadership Award
Phyllis O.  Burnett  Lifetime Achievement  Award         Diane Romano, Chris Gunn, Pat Master, John Progalaski,
Gertie Leake, Valerie Jackson, Ivonne Dorton, Maria Pinedo
     Senior Volunteers of the Year     

Mark your calendar to recognize Glen Cove’s Senior Community by joining us at this very special free community event!  Glen Cove will celebrate its centenarians (area residents who are 100 years old and older) and all of our community’s seniors and offer entertainment, shopping & more!
Music & Entertainment            Shopping & Giveaways
          Free Refreshments & Goodies  Photo Booth & Raffle
All event proceeds will benefit Glen Cove SAGE Foundation (Senior Activity Generational Endowment) which is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to enhancing services and programs for the senior community.  For more information, call the Glen Cove Senior Center at (516) 759-9610

 

LA FAMIGLIA 25TH ANNIVERSARY

 

ARTISAN'S FESTIVAL JOINS DOWNTOWN SOUNDS

We invite you to apply to participate in our annual Glen Cove Downtown Sounds Concert and Festival. 

Every Friday evening in the heart of Glen Cove’s Downtown, The Glen Cove Downtown BID and  The City of Glen Cove present a concert of various artists.  This community event often attracts more than 1000 people per concert (Please view our schedule of performers at the Downtown Sounds menu tab.)

Certainly, this setting is the perfect opportunity to market and merchandise your artisan specialty.  The fee to participate in such a spectacular event is $ 75.00 per table per concert.  All tables, chairs, tents, lighting and any necessary supplies must be provided by vendor.  We also request each vendor to hold liability insurance (we are happy to refer you to a carrier if needed). Streets will be closed therefore there will be strict set up and dismantling times to be announced closer to the event. 

Application must be submitted by June 7, 2017 . Please complete the form provided below  and submit  to info@glencovedowntown.org. or mail to : The Glen Cove Downtown BID 30A Glen Street , Suite 200 , Glen Cove, New York 11542