WE NEED YOUR HELP — Support your hometown newspaper by making a donation.
The Week Ahead

Oct 24 - Oct 30


Teen night at the library

On Friday Oct. 25 at the Henry Waldinger Memorial Library, at 6:30 p.m. the library will be hosting Young Adult Halloween Cupcake Wars.  Teens will be challenged to decorate cupcakes to create aliens, monsters, and other ghouls. Registration is required. First preference will be given to Valley Stream library cardholders. For more information, contact Young Adult Librarian Ms. Kenney or Ms. Eng at 825-6422.

V.S. Historical Society costume contest

The Valley Stream Historical Society is holding its annual costume contest at the Pagan Fletcher Restoration on 143 Hendrickson Ave. Weare your costumes and join the fun. Prizes will be available for all participants. Donations are welcome. For more information call (516) 825-7157 or (516) 872-4159.

Mommy and me at the library

On Monday Oct. 28 at the Henry Waldinger Memorial Library, in the Children’s Room, from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m., children ages three to 35 months with parents/caregivers will have free play time with special toys and materials. This is a time for parents and caregivers to network, while children explore and have fun. Registration is required. Preference given to Valley Stream library cardholders. Contact: Jaclyn Kunz, Children’s Librarian  (516) 825-6422; kidsroomvs@nassaulibrary.org.