March 23 - March 29

The Week Ahead


St. Baldrick’s Childhood Cancer Research Fundraiser

Go bald for a cause!  Shavees and all supporters are wanted. Shave in solidarity, donate, fundraise and bake to support the RVC St. Baldrick’s Event for childhood cancer research. Join them after the RVC St. Patrick’s Day parade at the annual head-shaving community fundraiser at the St. Agnes Parish Center on March 25, from 1 to 5 p.m. For event questions, donations, bake sale drop off, or raffles, contact 516-697-6383 or 

Bowling Night

The Rockville Centre Youth Council invites high school students in the district to its Bowling Night at RVC Lanes on March 24 at 9:30 p.m. Students will enjoy a fun evening of cosmic bowling with music and lights, along with snacks. Admission is $5 at the door. For more information, contact

Spring Craft Fair

A village tradition! Come shop at the recreation center’s annual Spring Craft Fair and Flea Market on March 26 from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Recreation Center at 110 N. Long Beach Road. 

Seals along the shoreline

Spring forward by checking out the action along Hempstead Bay on a sail aboard the Captain Lou Fleet out of Freeport to view the harbor seal populations that spend their winter heres. A naturalist is on board to lead a discussion the behavior of these fascinating creatures, Friday and Saturday. All proceeds support the Riverhead Foundation for Marine Research & Preservation. Info: (631) 369-9840 or

Ann Wilson embraces her Heart

Ann Wilson steps out solo, appearing at The Space at Westbury, on Thursday, March 30, while Heart prepares for the next stage of their band's metamorphosis. She'll be joined by guitarist Craig Bartock, bassist Andy Stoller and drummer Denny Fongheiser and together they'll perform a mix of soul-stirring covers, Heart and original songs. Info: (800) 745-3000 or or