What’s happening at the Great Neck Park District – Nov. 17 edition

Great Neck Park District

Great Neck Park District Nov. 17, 2017

Birthday Parties in the Park District

Parents can book their child’s next celebration with the Park District. Choose a skating party at the Andrew Stergiopoulos Ice Rink (516- 829-4323), or a unique-themed party package at Steppingstone Park (516- 482-0355). Our parties include a private party room, 2 party hosts, invitations, pizza, cake and lots more. Check our website at www.gnparks.org.

Registration for Skate School

The Skate School at the Andrew Stergiopoulos Ice Rink is now registering students for session two, which features skating lessons, classes and a variety of other programs. New students are welcome. Don’t delay and sign up today for a program at the rink. Call (516) 487-2976, Ext. 114.

Bruins Fun-damental Hockey Registration

It is never too late to register for the Bruins Fun-damental Hockey program. Children between the ages of 5 and 12 can learn hockey all through the season through drills, special activities scrimmages, games and more. Reduced rate equipment packages are available. Session II begins on Jan. 2 and runs through April 13. For more information call Dan at (516) 487-2976, Ext. 128.

Weekend Movie at Great Neck House

The Promise (2016), directed by Terry George, will be shown at Great Neck House on Friday, Nov. 17 at 8 p.m.; Saturday, Nov. 18 at 5 and 8 p.m. and Sunday, Nov. 19 at 7:30 p.m.

Starring Oscar Isaac, Charlotte Le Bon and Christian Bale, this film is about a love triangle in Paris during the last days of the Ottoman Empire. It is rated PG-13 and runs two hours and 13 minutes. Admission requires a park card.

Sunday @ 2: Paul Joseph Trio

Sunday, Nov. 19 at 2 p.m., interested patrons can see composer/pianist Paul Joseph and his trio, who are known for their unique jazz arrangements of classical music, featuring music by Gershwin, Rodgers Porter, Kern, Ellington and Holiday. Admission to Great Neck House requires a park card.

Nature Program: Awesome Alley

Sunday, Nov. 26 at 12:30 p.m., join us for a leisurely stroll through the city’s Alley Pond Park. Be sure to request written directions and not go to APEC on Northern Blvd. Register online at www.gnparks.org or call (516) 482-0355. Children under age 16 not permitted to attend.

Defensive Driving Classes at Great Neck House

Great Neck House continues to offer Empire Safety Council Defensive Driving classes on the first Saturday of every month. The next class will be held Saturday, Dec. 2 from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. To register or for more information, call Great Neck House at 482-0355.

Special Teen Friday Night Recreation

Andrew Stergiopoulos Ice Rink is the “coolest” place in town for teens, every Friday from 8 to 10 p.m. Along with skating, there is special club-like lighting, music, on and off ice activities, food at the snack bar for purchase, which all have adult supervision. The admission fee applies whether or not you go on the ice. Call 487-2975, Ext. 128 for more information.

Great Neck Park District Election for Commissioner

Great Neck Park District residents can vote for Park Commissioner on Tuesday, Dec. 12, 2017 from 1 to 9 p.m. Applications for absentee ballots are currently available at the Administration Office, 5 Beach Road or Great Neck House, 14 Arrandale Avenue. The last date to file the application for an absentee ballot to be mailed is Dec. 5, 2017. For those residents that voted at Baker Hill School in the past, the new polling place is Great Neck House. Call (516) 482-0181 for more information.


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