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Community Shred Day
Saturday, August 2 2014, 10:00AM
Emma S. Clark Memorial Library, 120 Main Street
Setauket, NY 11733
Protect your privacy and get rid of clutter. A shredding truck from A Shred Away Inc. will be in our parking lot for on-site shredding of personal documents. They will take up to three boxes per family. All paper will be 100% recycled at a certified paper mill.
Please, NO: plastic, carbon paper, hanging files, red well folders, cardboard, newspaper or magazines. Clips and staples are fine to put through shredder.
Open to all - no registration required!
Bethpage Federal Credit Union Classsic Car Show & Vendor Fair
Sunday, August 3 2014, 9:00AM
899 S oyster bay road
Bethpage , ny 11714
Classic car show and vendor fair to raise funds for Last Hope animal shelter in Wantagh , vendor space is available to register your classic car please visit www.longislandvettes.org all makes and models of cars welcome , rain date Aug 10 th for more info call Joe 516 849-2465
Girls Inc. Brookhaven National Camp "Cutting-Edge Engingeering" Camp
Monday, August 4 2014, 9:00AM
Brookhaven National Lab
Upton, NY 11973
Girls Inc. of Long Island will hold a "Cutting-Edge Engineering" Camp at Brookhaven National Lab on August 4th-8th 2014 from 9-3 for girls entering 7th-9th grade.
Transportation from multiple pick-up locations!
This workshop introduces girls to the cutting-edge breakthroughs in engineering. Girls will be working on constructing circuits, experimenting with electromagnetism and learning how scientists and engineers at the Lab are working together to solve important problems.
-Improving imaging technology using charged coupled devices.
-Building particle detectors.
-Designing linear accelerations
-Exploring the strength of various structures
-Detecting invisible parts of the electromagnetic structure
Girls Inc. Brookhaven National Lab "Energy Innovation" Camp
Monday, August 11 2014, 9:00AM
Brookhaven National Lab
Upton, NY 11973
Girls Inc of Long Island will be holding an "Energy Innovation" Camp at Brookhaven National Lab on August 11th-15th from 9-3 for girls entering 7th-9th grade.
Transportation Included from multiple pick-up locations.
This workshop introduces girls to the cutting-edge breakthroughs in engineering. Girls will explore the caption, transmission, and storage of renewable energy.
Through hands-on experiments, girls will:
-expand their understandings of current renewable energy innovations by touring Brookhaven Nationals Lab's cutting-edge facilities and meeting research staff.
-Gain an understanding of renewable energies such as Bio fuel and Solar through hands-on activities
-Experiment with energy transmission and methods of energy storage.
For more information contact:
Samantha Marciano at
12th Annual Long Island Bluegrass Festival
Saturday, August 16 2014, 12:00PM
Tanner Park/ 123 Kerrigan Road
Family-Friendly Outdoor Event At The Beautiful, Waterfront Tanner Park. The Event Will Feature Bluegrass Bands And More Than 50 Food And Craft Vendors And A Children's Stage. There Will Be Workshops On Mandolins, Banjos, Fiddles, Guitars And Old-Time Banjos. Be Sure To Bring A Lawn Chair.
Takes Place Rain Or Shine. Free Parking! Bring A Lawn Chair. No Alcohol, No Pets. $15 Adults, $10 BACCA Members, Seniors Over 60, Handicapped, Children 8-12, Under 7 Free.
Saturday, September 13 2014, 11:00AM
216 Christian Avenue
Stony Brook, NY 11790
Stony Brook Community Church's annual Apple Festival is full of old favorites and new fun this year! Come, enjoy some apple-icious treats, browse the Farmer's Market while you watch the Tradition Bearer's in full swing. Shop through the numerous craft and wares vendors, and bounce along to the kids' area for some game-time fun! We look forward to seeing you there!
Sunday, September 14 2014, 9:00AM
EPCAL Park, Rt 25
Calverton, NY 11933
LI Adventure Race is not just a 5k - It's an Adventure! Obstacles, mud pits and many more surprises! This race is for everyone, seasoned athletes to weekend warriors! Elites - Families - Teams - Ages 8+ welcome! A race to remember. If you finish first, last or anywhere in between you leave a winner with a super feeling of pride, camaraderie and awesomeness! Great viewing area for spectators. Supporting local charities! 2014 race will be June 1 and September 14. www.liadventurerace.com
Usdan: 10/27, First Open House for 2014 Season
Monday, October 27 2014, 11:00AM
Usdan Center, 185 Colonial Springs Road
Wheatley Heights, NY 11798
Usdan Center for the Creative and Performing Arts, the renowned summer arts day camp, will hold its first Open House for its 2014, 47th season on Sunday October 27 from 11 AM to 2 PM. It will be at the Center's magnificent 200-acre woodland campus. Families can obtain information on the more than 40 programs available on Usdan's 4 and 7-weeks programs (plus a special 3-week session). Students ages 6 to 18 are transported by air-conditioned buses, and no audition is needed for most courses.