The Week Ahead

The Week Ahead in Malverne, West Hempstead


Jewelry workshop

Enjoy an afternoon of creativity with paper, crystal and fabric at the Lakeview Public Library on Saturday, Feb. 16, from 1 to 3 p.m. Instructed by Mickey Gonzalez, the library invites people to make a gift for yourself or someone special. Please register at least three days prior to the program. Insufficient registration will cancel the program. Info: (516) 536-3071.

Movie at the West Hempstead Library

The West Hempstead Public Library invites families to watch “Incredibles 2” on Sunday, Feb. 17, from 1 to 3 p.m. In the film, Elastigirl is called to lead a campaign that would bring “Supers” back while her husband, Mr. Incredible navigates the day-to-day heroics of “normal” life at home with Violet, Dash and Jack-Jack. Rated PG; 118 mins. Info: (516) 481-6591.

Our Lady of Lourdes thrift shop

Our Lady of Lourdes will hold its weekly thrift shop between Park Blvd. and Wright Ave. in Malverne on Wednesday, Feb. 20, from 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. The shop is open each Wednesday, and the first and third Saturday of each month, from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 a.m. Come in and browse, buy at bargain prices; clothes, household goods, jewelry, misc. Donations gratefully accepted. Info: (516) 599-1269.

My Funny Valentine

Laugh the night away with some of the top comics on the NYC comedy circuit at My Father’s Place, on Friday, Feb. 15, at 8 p.m. Shake off the winter doldrums at the Long Island Comedy Festival’s stand-up showcase, hosted by Paul Anthony, featuring Eric Haft and Maria Walsh. Info: (516) 413-3535 or

In the groove with Street Beat Brass

Street Beat Brass Band brings its urban energetic vibe to Planting Fields Arboretum’s “Music at the Mansion” concert series, on Friday, Feb. 15, at 7 p.m. The Arboretum’s Coe Hall is the setting for an inspired performance by the ensemble. The New York City-based band imbues each performance with their distinctive flair, adding a special touch to the many brass-based styles they embrace. Info: (516) 922-8600 or