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The Week Ahead

Nearby things to do this week in Malverne, West Hempstead


Malverne’s Memorial Day Parade

Join the Village of Malverne for its annual Memorial Day Parade on Monday, May 27, at 10 a.m. The parade will start at Church Street, and a memorial ceremony will begin shortly after in the gazebo at Chester A. Reese Veterans Memorial Park. This year’s Grand Marshal is Malvernite Peter Regan. Info: (516) 599-1200.

West Hempstead’s Memorial Day Parade

Take time to remember local veterans at West Hempstead’s Memorial Day Parade on Monday, May 27, at 10 a.m. The parade will begin at St. Thomas the Apostle Chapel along Hempstead Avenue to Roosevelt Boulevard., and will end at the Echo Park Parking Field. A ceremony will be held at 11 a.m. at Echo Park. This year’s Grand Marshal is Lou Siciliano. Info: (516) 515-6274.

Patriotic celebration and parade

Visit the Lakeview Public Library for early patriotic celebration on Thursday, May 30, from 4 to 5:30 p.m. The library has planned an afternoon of patriotic activities to go along with a march. For children in grades six and under. Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult. Please register in advance for all programs by calling or visiting the library. Info: (516) 536-3071.

Art adventures

Families can explore their creativity during Nassau County Museum of Art’s Studio Saturday programming, May 25, 12-3 p.m. Come by the Manes Center to create work inspired by the art on view in the current exhibition, “That 80s Show.” Spend up to an hour with a range of materials, techniques and themes. Then visit the museum’s lush grounds filled with trails, a sculpture park and gardens. Info: (516) 484-9338 or www.nassaumuseum.org.

Friday Night Fever

Hop in the time machine and relive your favorite 70s hits with the New York Bee Gees. From “Stayin’ Alive” to “Night Fever” and everything in between, the acclaimed tribute group takes the stage with songs from every decade of the Bee Gees catalog. They carry on the Bee Gees vibe with powerful vocals and rockin’ stage presence, on Friday, May 24, at 8 p.m., at The Paramount. Info: (800) 745-3000 or www.ticketmaster.com or www.paramountny.com.