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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Bethpage Federal Credit Union has taken the title sponsorship of Downtown Sounds 2012.

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Upcoming Events

GLEN COVE SENIOR RECOGNITION DAY IS MAY 10th

The City of Glen Cove will hold its annual Senior Recognition Day on May 10, from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. in Village Square. Everyone is invited to this grand celebration of our senior citizens. Janina Jania will be receiving the Volunteer of the Year award and Carolyn Willson will be honored with the Lifetime Achievement award.
There will be an opportunity for everyone to visit a wide variety of vendors who will be offering informational and educational services as well as accessories for purchase. The Les Stanco Group will be on hand for musical entertainment and the wonderful Golden Voices Chorale will sing timeless tunes.

 

EASTER HAPPENINGS 2014
 City of Glen Cove Annual Easter Egg Hunt NOW April 17th 11 AM 676-3766
Mayor Reginald Spinello would like all Glen Cove’s young egg hunters and their parents to mark their calendar on April 16 for the annual City of Glen Cove egg hunt. The egg hunt will be held at 11 a.m. sharp at City Stadium on Morris Avenue. It is open to Glen Cove children, ages 3 to 10 years old. Don’t be late on this very important date because a famous, floppy-eared guest will be present to greet all the children.
This event is for only Glen Cove residents. Rain date is Thursday, April 17 at 11 a.m. For more information please call the City of Glen Cove Department of Parks and Recreation at 676-3766

Page One Restaurant 90 School St. 676-2800 www.pageonerestaurant.com
Easter Dinner Sunday, April 20, 35.95 per person, children’s menu available $15.95
Spring Asparagus Soup- Choice of Salad-Choice of Entrée (Leg of Lamb, Virginia Ham, Pork Tenderloin, NY Shell Steak, Penne w/Broccoli Rabe & Sausage, Poached Salmon, Filet of Basa, Grilled Chicken Breast- Dessert

Easter Celebration Lunch- Glen Cove Senior Center, 130 Glen St, 516-759-9610.
Monday, April 21 12 Noon- Music by ‘The Golden Voices’. Open to all, Cost: $5.15 if under age 60. For those over 60, the suggested donation is $3.00.


 ClayNation Pottery 31 Village Square 671-8788 www.claynationonline.com

Spring Break Mini-Camps: April 14-April 21
$35 per day; 11am-1pm Ages 5 & up; Drop-Off; Includes Project, Pizza, and Drinks
Monday 4/14: "Beach Umbrellas Platter" (Ceramics)
Tuesday 4/15: "Flower Suncatchers" (Glass Fusing)
Wednesday 4/16: "Glass Candle Holders" (Decoupage)
Thursday 4/17: "Pick-A-Plaque" (Mosaics)
Friday 4/18: "Dad's BBQ" (Ceramics)
Monday 4/21: "Spring Nightlights" (Glass Fusing)

Easter Egg-stravaganza!  April 12th, 2-4 PM  674-3007
The Regency at Glen Cove, 94 School St. www.theregencyatglencove.com

Easter Egg Hunt, Bake Sale, Arts and Crafts, Photos with the Easter Bunny (bring your own camera)

 

Glen Cove Cinemas Grand Opening

Ribbon Cutting on April 10th. For showtimes and infornmation , visit their

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or call (516) 485-1525