This week's top North Shore events !


Dracula, Oct. 1 to Nov. 5 

The North Shore Village Theatre presents Dracula  every Thursday Friday and Saturday between Oct. 19 and Nov. 4. Tickets are $20 for adults, $10 for students. The performances will be held at71 Grove St. Glenwood Landing. For questions contact Christopher Moll: (310) 490-4102.

Oktoberfest , Saturday Oct. 20

Join in the fun at Oktoberfest on Friday, Oct. 20 and Saturday, Oct. 21 at Saint Patrick Church. This year along with the live music there will be a variety of food trucks. Head to Fr. Gabriel’s Biergarten from 3 until 9 p.m. to celebrate the fall and all the fun that goes with it. Saint Patrick Church is located at 235 Glen Street in Glen Cove. For further information, call (516) 676-0276.

Deep Roots Farmers Market

Choose from all sorts of food items and more at the Deep Roots Farmers Market, Saturdays, through October, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., rain or shine. Browse among more than 30 vendors offering local organic produce, eggs, honey, breads, sweets, fresh pastas, prepared food and more, plus weekly guest art and craft vendors. 100 Garvies Point Road, in Glen Cove

The Great Give Back

Support the public library sytem’s Great Giveback community service initiative . This year the Glen Cove Public Library is supporting Cove Animal Rescue in its mission is to increase the adoptability of these animals through training, socialization and a cage-free environment that facilitates a smooth transition to a forever home. Bring your donations to the circulation desk by Oct. 31. 4 Glen Cove Ave.

Shed your meds day, Saturday Oct. 21

The annual Shed the Meds event is an opportunity to safely dispose of unused and unwanted medications. All medications in original containers as well as sharps and syringes will be accepted, Saturday, Oct. 21, in the drug reclamation program in partnership with the Glen Cove Police Department, Glen Cove EMS and SAFE Inc. All who have initialized medications can dispose of theme properly at the Glen Cove Police Department. at 1 Bridge St., in Glen Cove.

Book signing, Tuesday, OCT. 24

Theodore’s Books welcomes journalist Kristal Brent Zook, who discusses and signs her memoir, “The Girl in the Yellow Poncho,” Tuesday, Oct. 24, 7 p.m. Her coming-of-age tale examines what it means to be biracial in America. 17 Audrey Ave, Oyster Bay. Visit or call (516) 636-5550 for more.

Lecture program, Thursday, Oct. 26

The Friends of Sagamore Hill honors President Theodore Roosevelt’s birthday with a lecture program with Laurence Jurdem, Thursday, Oct. 26, at 7 p.m. Evoking the