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

#‎Autostrade‬ Returns to Glen Cove

The streets will be closed to thru traffic providing a venue to display your vehicle from 6 - 9pm.
A $10.00 donation per vehicle to the Glen Cove Fire Department will be collected to enter. Due to limited space we have provided a list of vehicles permitted to enter. This event has been approved by the City of Glen Cove and the Glen Cove Police Department. All restaurants, Starbucks and the ‪#‎GlenCove‬ Cinemas will be open for your enjoyment. The shows will continue EVERY OTHER Thursday :

May 28
June 11
June 25
July 9
July 23
August 6
August 20
Sept 3
Rules and Regulations attached below

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Great American Clean-Up
RESCHEDULED TO SATURDAY, MAY 30th
Meet in the parking lot by 69 Glen St

To maintain the natural beauty of Glen Cove, the City’s Beautification Commission will host its’ annual Great American Cleanup Day on Saturday, May 30 from 9 a.m. to 12 noon.  Interested residents and community groups are asked to meet at the parking lot adjacent to 69 Glen Street at 9 a.m. and contact the Glen Cove Parks & Recreation Department and Beautification Commission at adoptaspot@cityofglencoveny.org to volunteer your time. “It’s spring cleaning time in Glen Cove and we welcome the support of our city’s Beautification Commission and volunteers to  help keep Glen Cove green and clean,” said Mayor Reggie Spinello.  

The Great American Cleanup is the country’s largest community improvement program that kicks off in more than 20,000 communities each spring.  This national program engages 2 million volunteers who take action in their communities to create positive change and a lasting impact. .