In the Neighborhood

In the Neighborhood

Benefits & Resources Event for Veterans—Sat, Apr 27 from 9:00am-1:00pm at the Long Island State Veterans Home, Multipurpose Room, 100 Patriots Road in Stony Brook. Experts will be on hand to answer questions related to VA Benefits, Insurance and Managed Care, Medicaid, Affordable Housing, Home Care, Assisted Living, Nursing Homes, Mental Health, Banking, Funeral Arrangements, Food Stamps and Heating Assistance, Burial Benefits and more. Representatives from Northport VA Eligibility and Enrollment will be on site. Free health, dental and vision screenings including free blood pressure, cholesterol and glucose checks. The event is free and open to the public. For more information call 631-444-8606 or visit

Italian Heritage Night - hosted by the Dr. Vincenzo Sellaro Lodge #2319, Thursday, April 25th at 7:00 PM in ther Byzantine Resurrection Church Parish Hall located at the intersection of Mayflower and Edgewater Avenues, in Smithtown. The evening will feature a narrated virtual tour and presentation of the Miracle of Camp 60—The Italian Chapel of Orkney, Scotland, which was built by Italian prisoners of war during World War II. Refreshments will be served. FREE of CHARGE. Please call Gerri at 631-265-0205 for a reservation.

Job Fair — Tuesday, April 30th from 9:30am-2:30pm at the Radisson Hotel, 110 Vanderbilt Motor Parkway in Hauppauge. Free admission for job seekers. More than 30 of Long Island’s top companies are now hiring. Wear proper attire and bring plenty of copies of your resume.

Spring Break 2019 with the Smithtown Historical Society—For children ages 6 to 12. All programs are drop-off and run from 9:30am to 12:30pm. $30 per day for non-members, $25 for members or sign up for the whole week at a discount. Pre-registration required. Mon, Apr 22: Celebrate Earth Day! Plant bulbs, read about this special day, and other activities. Tuesday, April 23rd: Join staff educator and photography teacher Mr. Klein to take nature photos and craft your own frame. Wednesday, April 24th: Celebrate National Pigs in a Blanket Day! There will be yummy treats to eat and fun crafts to do. Thu, Apr 25: Celebrate National Zucchini Bread Day with baking, crafting and more! Fri, Apr 26: End the week blowing in the breeze by making kites and learning about other things that fly. For more information or to register, call 631-265-6768.