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Nassau County Calendar of Events

Calendar of Events in Nassau County

Keep abreast of the latest events, meetings and happenings in Nassau County.

Date & Time        Place        Description
Tuesday, September 5, 2017
6:30pm
Hempstead Public Library
115 Nichols Court
Hempstead, NY 11550
LWV Nassau County (ILO) Board Meeting.
Wednesday, September 6, 2017
6:00pm
Cinema Arts Centre
423 Park Avenue
Huntington, NY
Birthright A War Story. Birthright explores the accelerating gains of the crusade to control pregnant women and the fallout that is creating a public health crisis, turning pregnant women into criminals and challenging the constitutional protections of every woman in America.

Post screening discussion and reception to follow.

RSVP to suffrage@exec.ny.gov


Thursday, September 7, 2017
7PM
Molloy College
Madison Theater
1000 Hempstead Avenue
Rockville Centre
Primary Candidate Forum for County Executive. The League of Women Voters invites the public to attend this free forum between the two Democratic Candidates running for County Executive this year. (There is no Republican Primary Election this year.)

For more information, please call (516) 431-1628 or send an email to info@lwvofnassaucounty.org.

Nassau County Executive (Democratic) 2017

Wednesday, September 13, 2017
7:30 p.m.
Levittown Public Library The Constitutional Convention. This will be an informative presentation about the pros and cons of having a convention.
Tuesday, September 26, 2017
1:00 - 5:00 pm
Broadway Commons (formerly the Broadway Mall) National Voter Registration Day. The League of Women Voters of East Nassau will be registering voters at Broadway Commons (formally the Broadway Mall) from 1:00 p.m. + 5:00 p.m.
Sunday, October 1, 2017
1:00 p.m.
Blumefeld Park
Port Washington
Port Washington Centennial of Women's Suffrage Tree-Planting Ceremony Park Event. Port Washington Centennial of Women's Suffrage Please join us! This November we celebrate 100 years since New York State signed women's suffrage into law, three years before the United States passed the 19th Amendment. To commemorate this important heritage, the League of Women Voters of Port Washington-Manhasset will plant a cherry tree in Blumenfeld Family Park to kick off the Party in the Park at 1 pm.
Sunday, October 1, 2017
4pm
Hofstra University
Monroe Lecture Center on California Avenue
Candidate Forum for County Executive. The League of Women Voters invites the public to attend this free forum between the Candidates the winner of Democrat primary on 9/12 (to be announced) v Martins
Tuesday, October 3, 2017
7:00 p.m.
Plainview/Old Bethpage Lib. Town of Oyster Bay Candidates Forums. Co-sponsored by LWV of East Nassau and Plainview-Old Bethpage Library

Candidates for Town of Oyster Bay Supervisor:

  • Marc Herman (D, WF, WEP) v. Joseph S. Saladino (R, C, I)
  • Candidates for 3 At-Large Town Council Seats:

  • Robert K. Frier (D, WF, I, WEP), James W. Versocki (D, WF, WEP),Eva M. Pearson (D, WF, I, WEP), Michele M. Johnson (R, C, I), Louis B. Imbroto (R, C), Thomas Hand (R, C)
  • Tuesday, October 10, 2017
    6:30pm
    Hempstead Public Library
    115 Nichols Court
    Hempstead, NY 11550
    LWV Nassau County (ILO) Board Meeting.
    Wednesday, October 11, 2017
    7:00 p.m.
    East Meadow Library Candidates Forums. Co-sponsored by LWV of East Nassau and East Meadow Library

    Candidates for the 13th and 15th Nassau County Legislative Districts

    13th LD: Eileen M. Napolitano (D, WF, I, WEP), Thomas McKevitt (R, C)

    15th LD: Michael J. Sheridan (D, WF, WEP), John R. Ferretti, II (R, C, I)

    Wednesday, October 11, 2017
    7 pm
    Hewlett Woodmere Public Library
    1125 Broadway, Hewlett, NY
    Candidate Forum for Nassau County Legislative Districts. Co-sponsored byThe League of Women Voters of Southwest Nassau and Hewlett Woodmere Public Library

    Legislative District 4 Candidates:

  • Jane S. Fisher v. Denise A. Ford

  • Legislative District 6 Candidates:
  • Dino Amoroso v. C. William Gaylor

  • Legislative District 7 Candidates:
  • Karen M. Blitz v. Howard J. Kopel
  • Thursday, October 12, 2017
    6:45 pm
    Syosset Public Library Candidates Forums. Sponsored by the LWV of East Nassau

    Candidates for the 16th and 18th Nassau County Legislative Districts

    16th LD: *Arnold W. Drucker (D, WF, WEP), *Lewis J. Yevoli (D), Angel Cepeda (R, C)

    18th LD: Joshua Lafazan (D, WF, I, WEP), Donald N. MacKenzie (R, C)

    • Which of the 2 Dem. Candidates indicated for LD 16 will run in the general election will be determined in the Sept. 12 Primary Election.
    Tuesday, October 17, 2017
    6:30pm-9:30pm
    Unitarian Universalist Congregation at Shelter Rock
    48 Shelter Rock Road
    Manhasset New York 11030
    Nassau County and Town of North Hempstead Forums.
    Nassau County Legislature, District 9:
    Richard J. Nicolello (RI)* vs. Mal Nathan (D)

    Nassau County Legislature, District 10:
    David A. Adhami (R) vs. Ellen Birnbaum (DI)

    Nassau County Legislature, District 11:
    Zefy Christopoulos (R) vs. Delia De Riggi-Whitton (DI)

    Town of North Hempstead, Supervisor:
    Steve Nasta (R) v Judi Bosworth (DI)

    Town of North Hempstead, Clerk:
    David P. Redmond (R) v Wayne Wink (DI)

    Town of North Hempstead, Council, 5th District: Richard A. DeMartino (R) vs. Lee Seeman (DI)

    • I=incumbent
    Tuesday, October 24, 2017
    7:00 p.m.
    Merrick Public Library Candidates Forums. Co-sponsored by LWV of East Nassau and Merrick Public Library

    Candidates for the 5th and 19th Nassau County Legislative Districts

    5th LD: Debra S. Mulé (D, WF, I, WEP), Kathleen A. Spatz (R, C)

    19th LD: Jeffrey B. Gold (D, WF, WEP), Steven D. Rhoads (R, C, I)

    Monday, October 30, 2017
    7:00 p.m.
    Long Beach Public Library
    111 W Park Avenue
    Long Beach, NY 11561
    Long Beach City Council Candidates Forum. Sponsored by The League of Women Voters of Long Beach, NY and the Long Beach Public Library
    Saturday, November 4, 2017
    5-8pm
    New York State Museum
    Cultural education Center
    222 Madison Avenue, Albany, NY 12230
    Votes for Women: Celebrating New York's Suffrage Centennial Special Exhibit. Special Exhibit at NYS Museum celebrating women's suffrage history

    Tickets available by calling LWVNY call state office at 518-465-4162 or at http://lwvofnassaucounty.org/files/votes_for_women_reception_flyer.pdf


    Monday, November 6, 2017
     
      100th Anniversary Dates. 100th Anniversary of Woman Suffrage in New York State
    Tuesday, November 14, 2017
    6:30pm
    Hempstead Public Library
    115 Nichols Court
    Hempstead, NY 11550
    LWV Nassau County (ILO) Board Meeting.
    Thursday, November 16, 2017
    6:00pm
    48 Shelter Rock Rd, Manhasset, NY 11030 2017 Post Election Supper. Speaker: Joye Brown Unitarian Universalist Congregation at Shelter Rock
    Tuesday, December 12, 2017
    6:30pm
    Hempstead Public Library
    115 Nichols Court
    Hempstead, NY 11550
    LWV Nassau County (ILO) Board Meeting.
    Tuesday, November 19, 2019
     
      100th Anniversary Dates. 100th Anniversary of the League of Women Voters of New York State
    Friday, February 14, 2020
     
      100th Anniversary Dates. 100th Anniversary of National League of Women Voters
    Wednesday, August 26, 2020
     
      100th Anniversary Dates. 100th Anniversary of the official certification of the ratification of the 19th amendment by the US Secretary of State