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Wednesday, Oct. 15

 

Simchat Torah Evening Service

 

The community is invited to come at 7 p.m. to Simchat Torah Evening Service and Consecration. This special evening includes the chanting of the end and the beginning of the Torah, and so younger worshippers can participate, we unroll a sacred scroll down the center of the sanctuary.  All are welcome.  Contact Temple Sinai of Roslyn, 425 Roslyn Road, Roslyn Heights 516-621-6800 or log onto www.mysinai.org.

Thursday, Oct. 16

 

Torah Service and Yizkor

 

The community is invited to come at 7 p.m. to Simchat Torah Service and Yizkor.  All are welcome.  Contact Temple Sinai of Roslyn, 425 Roslyn Road, Roslyn Heights 516-621-6800 or log onto www.mysinai.org.

October Movie

At both 2 and 8 p.m., the Shelter Rock Library will present its October movie, Million Dollar Arm. A down-on-his-luck sports agent, JB Bernstein stages an unconventional recruitment strategy. After viewing cricket matches on television, he goes to India to try to get young, talented cricket players to come to America to be trained as pro-players for major league baseball. Based on a true story. The Shelter Rock Library is at 165 Searingtown Rd. Call 516-248-7363.

Friday, Oct. 17

 

Shabbat LaNeshama

 

Come to Shabbat LaNeshama at 7:45 p.m.   On the third Friday night of each month, Shabbat LaNeshama is a service of gentle, soothing, contemplative music. Its rhythms, melodies and English readings will quiet the heart, slow the mind and relax the spirit.  The talented ISRA-Alien guitar duo (Gilad Ben Zvi and Oren Neiman) join Cantors Sergei and Elena Schwartz and give us a beautiful, peaceful reprieve from
the hectic pace of our daily lives.
All are welcome.  Contact Temple Sinai of Roslyn, 425 Roslyn Road, Roslyn Heights 516-621-6800.
www.mysinai.org.

Afternoon Art Talk

At 1:30 p.m., the Shelter Rock Library will present an Afternoon Art Talk, “Surrealist Adventures of Women.” The lecture will be given by Ines Powell, educator, Metropolitan Museum of Art.

The Shelter Rock Library is at 165 Searingtown Rd. Call 516-248-7363.

Saturday, Oct. 18

 

Bibles And Bagels

 

Come to Bibles and Bagels at 10 a.m.  For generations, Jews throughout the world have gathered on Shabbat morning to study the words of the weekly Torah portion.  Join Rabbi Gordon at as we delve into the mysterious and complex stories of our ancient Bible.  Together we will look to find meaning by studying both medieval and modern commentary.  A scrumptious bagel breakfast with all of the trimmings will be served along with delicious coffee.  Nosh on a bagel, glean some wisdom from our tradition and share your thoughts.  A brief Minyan service will begin at 9 a.m. and conclude at the start of Bible and Bagels. All are welcome.  Contact Temple Sinai of Roslyn, 425 Roslyn Rd., 516-621-6800 or log onto www.mysinai.org

Chazak Shabbat Celebration

Join Temple Sinai of Roslyn for a Chazak Shabbat Celebration from 10–11:30 a.m.  Chazak is an ongoing program for children 6–14, with developmental differences. See your child grow, learn, and thrive in a nurturing, inclusive environment. All programs are free of charge and integrate music, movement, and other forms of enrichment into the learning experience. Call 621-8016 to register and get additional information about Chazak programs. All are welcome.  Contact Temple Sinai of Roslyn, 425 Roslyn Rd., 516-621-6800 or log onto www.mysinai.org.

Halloween Spooktacular

From 1 to 4 p.m., the Village of East Hills will host Kips’s Annul Halloween Spooktacular. Festivities are at Village Hall, 209 Harbor Hill Rd. Call 516-621-5600.

Sunday, Oct. 19

 

LICA Concert

 

At 2 p.m., the Bryant Library will host a LICA concert in the Helen Glannon Room.

The library is at 2 Paper Mill Rd. Call 516-621-2240.

Temple Judea To Host Steve Israel

The Greatest Generation of Temple Judea of Manhasset is proud to announce that Rep. Steve Israel will be their guest speaker on Sunday, Oct. 19 at 3 p.m. The topic Rep. Israel will be speaking about is the nation of Israel. Following his presentation, Rep. Israel will be answering questions. The entire community is invited to attend. RSVP to the temple office at 516-621-8049 or templeoffice@temple-judea.com by Oct. 15. Temple Judea of Manhasset is at 333 Searingtown Rd. Visit the website at www.temple-judea.com.

Tuesday, Oct. 21

 

Current Events Program

 

At 1 p.m., the Bryant Library will host a Current Events program with Ivan Krakowsky in the Helen
Glannon Room.

The library is at 2 Paper Mill Rd. Call 621-2240.

School District Events

At 10:30, the Roslyn School District will hold a CCPA meeting.

At 3:30 p.m., it will host an RTA Delegate Assembly. Call 516-8050.

Thursday, Oct. 23

 

Board Meeting

 

At 8 p.m., the Roslyn School District will host a Board of Education meeting. Call 801-5090.

Saturday, Oct. 25

 

East Hills School Carnival

 

All day long, the East Hills School will be holding their annual carnival. The school is at 400 Round Hill Rd. Call 516-801-5300.

Wounded Warriors Concert

At 7 p.m., Roslyn High School will host a Wounded Warriors concert, sponsored by Roslyn Rescue Fire Department. The high school is at 475 Round Hill Rd. Call 516-801-5100.

Sunday, Oct. 26

 

Film Program

 

At 2 p.m., the Bryant Library will host a Miriam Russo film program in the Helen Glannon Room.

The library is at 2 Paper Mill Rd. Call 516-621-2240.

Sunday Afternoon Concert

At 3 p.m., the Shelter Rock Library will present a concert by the Long Island Mandolin & Guitar Orchestra.

The Shelter Rock Library is at 165 Searingtown Rd. Call 248-7363.

Monday, Oct. 27

 

The Road To College

 

At 8:30 p.m., the Shelter Rock Library will present a program, The Road to College: How to Pay For College Without Going Broke.”

The Shelter Rock Library is at 165 Searingtown Rd. Call 516-248-7363.

Tuesday, Oct. 28

 

Pumpkin Decorating

 

At 2:30 p.m., 4:30 p.m. and 7 p.m., the Shelter Rock Library will host a Pumpkin Decorating event. Bring a pumpkin and create a Halloween pal. For ages 2-5 with an adult.

The Shelter Rock Library is at 165 Searingtown Rd. Call 516-248-7363.

Thursday, Oct. 30

 

Build Your Own Home

 

Learn about solar powered robots and then build your own mechanical solar powered robot to take home. The Robot Kit cost is $5. The event takes place from 4:30 to 6 p.m.

The Shelter Rock Library is at 165 Searingtown Rd. Call 516-248-7363.

Friday, Oct. 31

At 3 p.m., the Shelter Rock Library will host a Hopeful Singles event for singles 55-plus.

The Shelter Rock Library is at 165 Searingtown Rd. Call 516-248-7363.

Wednesday, Nov. 12

 

Brandeis Women’s Program

 

At 1 p.m., the Bryant Library will host a Brandeis Women’s Program at the Helen Glannon Room.

The library is at 2 Paper Mill Rd. Call 516-621-2240.

Bridge Games

 

Newplicate (supervised duplicate) Bridge

 

– held at the Shelter Rock Jewish Center, 272 Shelter Rock Rd., Roslyn, every Monday from 9:30 a.m. to noon for bridge students, new players and social bridge players welcome. Short lesson, and earn points in a fun, friendly atmosphere. For reservations call 917-658-5991. Open Duplicate Bridge Game at 7 p.m. every Wednesday. Refreshments served. Call 917-658-5991 for reservations.

Daytime Bridge –

A new ACBL sanctioned daytime bridge game will be held on Thursday afternoons at 12:30 p.m. at Shelter Rock Jewish Center, 272 Shelter Rock Rd., Roslyn. For info and reservations call 917-658-5991.

Monthly Events

 

VFW Post #5253

 

meets every second and fourth Wednesday of the month (only on the second Wednesday in the summer, November and December) at 8 p.m. at 155 Searingtown Rd., Albertson. For more information call 833-7536.

Well Spouse Association

for well spouses or partners of the chronically disabled. When one is sick, two need help. Is your spouse ill? Are you feeling the stress of being a caregiver? Do you feel lonely, angry, sad, guilty, frustrated, desperate? Have your friends deserted you? Would you like to share emotional problems and coping skills with others who walk in your shoes? If your answer is yes, join a group of people in similar situations. Share feelings, experiences and helpful ideas. Regular meetings are held on the second Wednesday of each month from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. at the St. Charles Rehab Center, 201 I.U. Willets Rd. (corner of Searingtown Rd.), Albertson. Call Betsey Budne-Finnel 516-482-6574 or Rose Packard 516-829-8740 or email: rosebirdlady@aol.com.

Ongoing Programs

 

Exercise Classes

 

Free silver sneakers exercise classes for all levels:  balance, agility, strengthening, endurance and osteoporosis for eligible seniors.  Monday through Saturday.  Roslyn and Garden City locations.  Call for more details, including seeing if you are eligible and class times at 516-745-8050.

Boy Scouts

Open to all boys 11-18 years old. Meets at sponsor: Temple Beth Sholom, 401 Roslyn Rd., Tuesdays from 7:30 to 9 p.m. Contact Steven Cahn 516-621-3890.

Cub Scouts

Open to all boys 6-10 years old. Meets at sponsor: Temple Beth Sholom, 401 Roslyn Rd., Tuesdays from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Contact Dan Sharon 428-3633.

Bridge Players Wanted

The residents of East Hills Park are looking for bridge players who are East Hills residents only who would like to join the group. It takes place on Wednesdays beginning at 7 p.m. in the East Hills Lounge. Call 516-621-8782.

Canasta Players Wanted

Mature women looking for canasta players to play canasta Wednesdays or Fridays at the Links of Roslyn. Call 516-365-6048.

Board Meetings

Village of Roslyn Zoning Board of Appeals meets on the first Monday of every month at 8 p.m. at Village Hall, 1200 Old Northern Blvd., Roslyn.

Village of Flower Hill Board meets on the first Monday of every month at 8 p.m. at the Village Hall, One Bonnie Heights Rd., Flower Hill.

Village of Roslyn Estates Board of Trustees will hold its public meetings on the second Monday of each
month at 7:30 p.m. at Village Hall,
25 The Tulips.

Village of Roslyn Harbor Board of Trustees usually meets on the second Monday of every month at 7 p.m. at the Village Hall, 500 Motts Cove Rd. South, Roslyn Harbor.

Village of Roslyn Board of Trustees meets on the third Tuesday of every month at 8 p.m. at Village Hall, 1200 Old Northern Blvd., Roslyn.

Village of Roslyn Historic District Board meets on the third Wednesday of every month at 8 p.m. at Village Hall, 1200 Old Northern Blvd., Roslyn.

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Joe Scotchie is the editor of both The Roslyn News and New Hyde Park Illustrated News. In 2009, he won a New York State Press Association award for a sports feature. Joseph Scotchie’s past publications include biographies of Thomas Wolfe and Richard Weaver and a comprehensive history of the city of Asheville, North Carolina.

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