Long Beach Calendar of Events

Events in Long Beach

A 'Taste' of Long Beach, Ice Arena's Holiday Show, Relay for Life and more


Ice Arena's Holiday Show — The City of Long Beach is hosting its 2nd Annual Holiday Show, on Saturday January 8, from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at 150 West Bay Drive.The Long Beach Skating Academy & the City of Long Beach Ice Arena invite you to our Holiday Show which will feature local & national level skaters of all ages performing in the following categories; Ice Dancing, Synchronized Skating, a Professional Trio & Single Skaters. Admission: Adults $5, Children $2. For more information visit (516) 208-6136 or www.longbeachny.org.

Yoga For Life — On-going classes are on Thursdays from 6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. in Island Park United Methodist Church and Long Beach Road, Island Park. Instructor is Kathleen Regan. For more information, contact 516 608-4030.

A Taste of Long Beach — Friends of the Long Beach Library are invited on Tuesday, Jan. 18, from 5:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m. at Lola’s, 180 West Park Avenue. This year, a series of tastings at several local restaurants will take place. The series will begin with the sampling of Chef David Livingston's (of Lola"s) signature hors d'oeuvres. Cost is $20.00 per person. Cash bar. Reserve by Jan. 4, 2011. For more info, call Sam at 432-8186, or Linda at 431-4226.

Need help finding a job? — Molloy College will be offering a free seminar, 7 Steps to Employment Success. Career Coach/Motivational Speaker, Michael Coritsidis, will present a common sense approach to the job search. His “Seven Steps to Employment Success" program will help you achieve your goals through effective resume writing, professional interview techniques, a follow-up system and more. This seminar will give you a basic understanding of his “7 Step” program. Please register at least one week in advance to assure yourself of a seat. Tuesday, January 11, at 6:30 p.m. Location: Molloy College, Wilbur Arts Center, Hempstead Ave., Rockville Centre. Information: Call 516.678.5000 ext. 6206 or visit www.molloy.edu/ce/career. Seminar is free and open to the public.

Join Long Beach Relay For Life —Next Planning Meeting: January 18. The Long Beach Community will be holding its 4th Relay For Life Event to benefit the American Cancer Society at Long Beach Middle School on May 14, 2011. The next planning meeting will take place on Tuesday, January 18, at 6:30 p.m. at Long Beach Public Library. Volunteers, committee members and team leaders are needed. For more information contact: Michelle Maugeri (516) 921-6082 ext. 3010.

On Board

City Council — Meets at City Hall at 7 p.m. on Jan. 18, Feb. 1 and Feb. 18. For more information, visit www.longbeachny.org. Agendas for each meeting will be posted online at www.longbeachny.org/councilmeetings the Friday before each meeting.

Board of Education — Meets at the Middle School auditorium on Tuesday Jan. 11, at 7:30 p.m.