Rockville Centre hosts St. Paddy’s parade

March 18, 2017 by  

St Patrick’s Day may be over, but residents in Rockville Centre still have a change to bring out their four-leaf clovers and don their greenest attire for the 21st Annual rockville Centre St. Patrick’s Day Parade.

The procession is an open event in the [Read more]

Grammy-winning writer visits Rockville Centre

February 23, 2017 by  

Residents in Rockville Centre and its surrounding areas are getting ready for a once in a lifetime concert.

The Madison Theatre Presents Jimmy Webb in Concert is the New York premiere performance of the well-known singer songwriter as he debuts his latest work.

Webb is a multi-Grammy winner best known for writing such well known songs as ‘MacArthur Park’, ‘Galveston’, ‘By the Time I Get to Phoenix’, and ‘All I Know’, each of which went platinum. His songs have been performed by a slew of well-known artists, including R.E.M., Isaac Hayes, Frank Sinatra, and Elvis Presley. He has also released six full length albums.

Aside from writing song lyrics, Webb is also a composer, which will be part of the concert. The event marks the debut performance in New York of Webb’s Piano Concerto No. 1., which will be played by Jeff Biegel. Afterwards, Webb and the South Shore Symphony will perform some of his greatest hits. Special merchandise including music CDs and booklet printings of some of Webb’s work will be available after the show.

Jimmy Webb in Concert will be held on February 25 at 8:00 pm at the Madison Theatre, located at 30 Hempstead Ave. Tickets are $50 a person or $100 for VIP, which includes access to a cocktail party.

Anyone interested in more info should visit the website.

Rockville Centre gives old books some love

January 23, 2017 by  

Residents in Rockville Centre are clearing their tattered, well used books off their shelves in anticipation of Valentine’s Day Book Decor. Sponsored by the rockville Centre Public Library, the event is aimed at putting some new life into those dusty old pages.

The lesson is a book craft workshop, meaning participants should not [Read more]

Rockville Centre heats up during holiday recess

December 16, 2016 by  

The Rockville Centre Parks and Recreation Department is stepping in this season with a bevy of things to do. The Holiday Recess Activities offer four days full of engagement for kids of [Read more]

Rockville Centre youths get crafty for Christmas

November 13, 2016 by  

As the weather begins to turn colder and the sounds of silver bells fill the air, the Rockville Centre Library is looking to help young people with its Holiday Gifts crafts event.

Two different gift ideas will [Read more]

Rockville Centre holds family race

October 20, 2016 by  

Running enthusiasts in the Rockville Centre area are getting ready for the rockville Centre 10k, 5k, and 1 Mile Family Fun Run. The event offers a mix of professional level competition, with [Read more]

Rockville Centre in for a spooky October

September 22, 2016 by  

Parents and children in Rockville Centre are getting eerily excited for the Center for Science Teaching and Learning’s Spooky Fest.

The event will run for [Read more]

Rockville Centre celebrates food and wine

August 27, 2016 by  

The Rockville Centre Chamber of Commerce is putting together the Food and Wine Festival. The afternoon event puts together vintage sampling, gourmet delicacies, and live entertainment for an adults-only day of fun.

Visitors have two options for [Read more]

Rockville Centre is en garde

July 28, 2016 by  

The Rockville Centre Parks and Recreation Department is putting together a summer training camp that is sure to make children say [Read more]

Rockville Centre ready for fireworks

June 23, 2016 by  

Residents in Rockville Centre are preparing for their annual Independence Day event. The RVC Fireworks Celebration is an evening full of entertainment fit for the [Read more]

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