The Week Ahead

May 17 - 24


Teen Night at the library

Children 2-years-old and older can sing songs and play with puppets at the Elmont Memorial Library on May 11 at 11 a.m. No registration is required. For more information, contact children’s services at (516) 354 – 5280 or email

Celebrate Tomie dePaola

Children in kindergarten through second grade can read and make crafts based on the works of Tomie dePaola, who wrote books such as “Strega Nona” and “The Knight and the Dragon,” at the Henry Waldinger Memorial Library on May 19 at 11 a.m. Registration is required.

Make huggable emojis

Children in kindergarten through sixth-grade can make their own huggable emoji at the Elmont Memorial Library on May 22 at 4:30 p.m. Registration is required.

Fab Faux plays the Fab Four

The Fab Faux is on stage delivering a note-for-note interpretation of The Beatles’ repertoire, on Saturday, May 19, 8 p.m., at The Space in Westbury. “Conan” show bandleader Jimmy Vivino, legendary bassist Will Lee, lead-singing drummer/producer Rich Pagano, guitarist Frank Agnello and keyboardist-guitarist treat the Beatles catalogue with unwavering respect in their thorough recreation of each song. Info: (800) 745-3000 or or

Music at the museum

Nassau County Museum of Art welcomes the Glenn Guidone Trio, on Sunday, May 20, at 3 p.m. The ensemble — with Glenn Guidone playing tenor and soprano saxophones and flute, Dave Lobenstein, string bass, and Ed Chiarello on drums — performs jazz standards and jazz compositions from the American songbook. Repertoire also includes compositions influenced by mainstream jazz artists such as Miles Davis and John Coltrane, along with earlier peri