Movie at Great Neck House: “Leave No Trace” (2018)
Directed by Debra Granik and starring Thomasin McKenzie, Ben Foster and Jeffery Rifflard, “Leave No Trace” can be seen at Great Neck House on Friday, March 1 at 8 p.m., Saturday, March 2 at 5 and 8 p.m. and Sunday, March 3 at 7:30 p.m. A father and his teenage daughter have lived off the grid for years in the forests of Portland, Ore. When their idyllic life is shattered, both are put into social services and set off on a harrowing journey back to their wild homeland. It is rated PG and runs 1h 49min. Park card required for admission to Great Neck House.
Sunday @ 3: The Clusters
The Clusters will perform on Sunday March 3 at 3 p.m. at Great Neck House. With original, 1958 bass singer, Joey Gugliotta, the band plays oldies and doo-wop hits from the ‘50s through the ‘80s. The band recently re-formed with former members of the Platters, the Valentinos and the Del Larks. Bring your park card for admission to Great Neck House.
Nature Program: Birding Around Great Neck
On Sunday, March 10 at 11 a.m., meet in front of the main library on Bayview Avenue and carpool with the group to various birding spots where you will search for winter waterfowl and other birds. Bring binoculars. Register online at gnparks.org or call 516-482-0355. Children under 16 may not attend.
Winter Swim Program
Winter Swim programs for children ages 3 and up continue at the Great Neck North Middle School every Saturday afternoon between 12 and 4 p.m. It is never too late to register. Session 3 begins Saturday March 2 and runs through May 12. Non-resident fee applies. Call 516-487-2975, Ext. 112 for more information.
Defensive Driving Classes at Great Neck House
Great Neck House offers Empire Safety Council Defensive Driving Classes on the first Saturday of every month. There will be a class on Saturday, April 6 from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. To sign up for a class or for more information, call Great Neck House at 516-482-0355.
St. Patrick’s Day Celebration
Join in at the Andrew Stergiopoulos Ice Rink for a St. Patrick’s Day party on Sunday, March 17, 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. Enjoy both on- and off-ice activities. Residents with a current park card, wear green and enter free. Everyone else, wear green and get $1 off the admission price.