Classic car show for a cause

East Rockaway Chamber, village, to host summer car show fundraiser


On Mon. July 14, the East Rockaway Car Show, sponsored by the Village of East Rockaway and the Chamber of Commerce, will hold its annual fundraiser. This year's recipient will be Kamp Kiwanis. All proceeds will send a child to the camp. The program at Kamp Kiwanis is designed to mainstream all children, including up to 20 each session with special needs. It is non-competitive with emphasis on group and team building. No activity is forced, but all are encouraged. The camp is six miles north of Rome, NY. There will be music by D.J. Kojak, raffles and food. The car shows run through Aug. 22 from 6 to 10 p.m. in the parking lot next to the East Rockaway Post Office on Main Street. There is a $3 donation per car. The public is welcome for free. Special pricing and service to car owners from Reel. The car shows are held every Monday through Aug. 22. For more information, call Coordinator Richie Cittadino (pictured) at (516) 428-4917.