Feb. 16 - 22

The Week Ahead




The Rockville Centre Library invites residents to come in from the cold and warm up to the movie Zootopia on Feb. 22 at 2 p.m. The PG-movie will be shown in the Helen Kraus Room and is open to people of all ages without registration. Children in grades 3 and under must have a parent or caregiver present in the library during the program.

Frank Sinatra tribute 


On Feb. 17, New York City’s Jesse Posa will perform as Frank Sinatra at the Sandel Center in the ultimate performance featuring the Chairman of the Board’s biggest hits, including “Summer Winds”, “I’ve Got the World on A String”, “Fly Me to the Moon”, “My Way” and much more. Refreshments will be served. Admission is $5 per person and $7 the day of the event. Invite your friends to the 1 p.m. show.

Stuffed animal sleepover


Children ages 3 to 6 and their stuffed animals are invited to the Rockville Centre Library on Feb. 21, at 3 p.m., for a storytime session with milk and cookies. Afterward, the animals can sleepover at the library! What adventures will it have? All animals are to be picked up starting at 10 a.m. the next day.  The event is for cardholders only. Parents or caregivers must be present with the child during the program.

Those crafty critters

Tackapausha Museum and Preserve’s fascinating inhabitants welcome families to visit with the animals and participate in a nature-related craft during winter recess week, Wednesday through Friday, Feb. 22-24, 1-3 p.m. It’s a chance to get up close and personal with some of the many creatures who make their home at the county preserve in Seaford. Info: (516) 571-7443. 

Hop to it

See a fairy tale come to life on stage, when “Princess Frog: A Musical Fairy Tale,” returns to Long Island Children’s Museum in Garden City during winter recess, Monday through Saturday, Feb. 20-25. The enchanting musical, based on the Italian folk tale “The Prince who Married A Frog,” involves some rambunctious boys, their mom and the temptations of an enchanted frog. Info: (516) 224-5800 or www.licm.org.