Nearby things to do this week in Oceanside, Island Park


Island Park Memorial Day ceremony

Island Park on May 26 will hold its annual parade in honor of Memorial Day starting at 10 a.m. at Village Hall, and terminating at the memorial on Long Beach Road and Talbot where there will be a ceremony at 11 a.m. honoring those who have served.

Oceanside Memorial Day parade

On May 28 at 10 a.m., Oceanside will launch its Memorial Day parade, starting at the School House Green near the corner of Foxhurst and Long Beach roads, and ending at Oceanside High School where there will be a service for veterans as well as refreshments.

Plan for college

The Oceanside Library is holding a workshop on May 29 from 7 to 8 p.m. where tools will be provided to pay less for higher education. Guests will learn about choosing the correct loans and prioritizing financial aid.

An artful Saturday

All ages are invited to can explore their creativity at Nassau County Museum of Art’s Studio Saturday, May 26, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Come by the Manes Center to create projects and work inspired by the art on view in the current exhibition, “Anything Goes: The Jazz Age.” Spend up to an hour exploring a range of materials, techniques, and themes. Info: (516) 484-9338 or

The Beatles reinterpreted

Classic Albums Live, the celebrated tribute band, gives the all-star treatment to “The White Album,” live, on stage — note for note, cut for cut, when they visit the area, on Thursday, May 31, at 8 p.m. They deliver a completely faithful rendition of the celebrated album, without gimmickry. Still celebrated as “perhaps The Beatles’ most ambitious studio album” (BBC), hear all the classics, including “Blackbird,” “While My Guitar Gently Weeps,” and “Ob-La-Di, Ob-La-Da.” Info: (800) 745-3000 or or