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The Week Ahead

Nearby things to do this week in Malverne, West Hempstead


Food Truck Rodeo at Crossroads

Have dinner with Crossroads Farm at their Food Truck Rodeo on Friday, July 19, from 5 to 9 p.m. Come out and enjoy delicious food from several vendors. Enjoy a Long Island craft beer or wine while listening to live music. $5 entry donation (under 5 free). All funds raised will support the farm. Info: (516) 881-7900.

Jump for Joy

Parents with infant children are invited to take part in some early morning fun at the Malverne Public Library on Monday, June 3, from 10:30 to 11:15 a.m. The event will feature music, bubbles and fun with Miss Joy from Jump for Joy. She has all kinds of shakers, triangles and many instruments. Registration is required; $2 fee. Info: (516) 599-0750 ext. 303 or malvernekids@malvernelibrary.org.

Galactic tie-dye

Visit the Lakeview Public Library as they hold different tie-dye activities on Thursday, July 25, from 1 to 3 p.m. Bring a T-shirt to dye and dress to get messy. This program is for those in seventh through 12th grades. Please register in advance. Prior registration is required. Insufficient registration will cancel the program. Info: (516) 536-3071.

Always in a ‘New York State of Mind’

Mike DelGuidice and Big Shot are back at The Paramount with another lively celebration of the music of Billy Joel, on Saturday, July 20, at 8 p.m. DelGuidice leads his band in a rousing concert that always delights audiences with highlights of the Piano Man’s decades of hits. Info: (800) 745-3000 or www.ticketmaster.com or www.paramountny.com.

Dancing through the garden

Sands Point Preserve welcomes Dance Visions NY for an afternoon of inspired dance, Sunday, July 21, from 2 to 4 p.m. The ensemble, under the direction of Beth Jucovy, honors the legendary choreographer Isadora Duncan’s choreography, aesthetics and techniques, created during the same era as Sands Point’s Guggenheim Estate. Info: (516) 571-7901 or www.sandspointpreserveconservancy.org.