Nearby things to do this week in Oceanside, Island Park


200 years of Frankenstein

Celebrate the 200th anniversary of the movie “Frankenstein” on Halloween, Wednesday, Oct. 31, from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. at the Oceanside Library with a marathon of films from the series.

JayCee Driesen concert

Singer JayCee Driesen will be performing at the Friedberg JCC, at 15 Neil Court in Oceanside, on Wednesday, Oct. 31 at 1 p.m. This will be an afternoon of elegant enjoyment. Entry is $12. Contact Lisa at (516) 634-4169, or email

Plastic in our oceans

The exhibits “Plastics In Our Oceans” and “Long Island Seascapes” are

coming to a close on Thursday, Nov. 1. Come by the lower level of the Oceanside Library and learn about these crucial topics before it’s gone.

‘From Home to Home to Home’

Join Holocaust Survivor and Holocaust Memorial and Tolerance Center of Nassau County docent Gloria Glantz when she discusses her new book “From Home to Home to Home: The Courageous Rescue of a Hidden Child,” Sunday, Oct. 28, at 2 p.m. Also on Sunday, HMTC holds its 2nd Annual Walk the Talk walkathon on the grounds of Welwyn Preserve, which kicks off at 10:30 a.m. Info: (516) 571-8040 x107 or

‘Only With You’…

Molloy College’s Cap21 Theatre Arts students bring the Tony award-winning musical, “Nine,” based on Federico Fellini’s film “8½” to the Madison Theatre stage on Saturday, Oct. 27, at 2 and 8 p.m., and Sunday Oct. 28, at 3 p.m. Nine became an essay on the power of women by answering the question, “What are women to men?” Info: (516) 323-4444 or