Here at the Park District, we continually evolve, looking to bring you the very best programs. Now all hockey players can keep their skills sharp and their on-ice experience going with this new spring hockey league after the regular season ends in March. Read on...
Great Neck House
Recreational Offerings & Available Resources
Great Neck House is the focus of the District's cultural activity offering movies, live performances, classes and art exhibits. A current park pass is required to register and attend these events. Tennis stickers, guest coupons, daily and monthly commuter parking tickets and parking permits are also available at Great Neck House.
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Live recitals are scheduled over the fall, winter and spring months on Sundays at 3 p.m. Weekend films are also shown at 8 p.m. on Fridays, 5 and 8 p.m. on Saturdays, and 7:30 p.m. on Sundays. All films are current releases. Film synopses, ratings and critical reviews can be found on our website, in our brochure and in local newspapers. Local artists, sculptors and photographers exhibit work from time to time, as well.
Classes are offered year round for both children and adults. Great Neck non-Park-District residents may register with an additional fee if space is available. (Proof of Great Neck residency is required.) Family Heart Saver (CPR) and 55 Alive/Mature Driving are special courses offered throughout the semester.
Card and game tables are available, as are meeting rooms for local organizations that have applied to use them.
Call 516-487-GNPD (4673) for further information about any of the services described.
Sun Jan. 19Tai Chi Tai chi is a noncompetitive, self-paced system of gentle physical exercise and stretching. Each posture flows into the next without pause, ensuring that your body is in constant motion. Tai chi is low impact and puts minimal stress on muscles and joints, making it generally safe for all ages and fitness levels.
Sun Jan. 19Movie - Judy Winter 1968 and showbiz legend Judy Garland arrives in Swinging London to perform a five-week sold-out run at The Talk of the Town. It is 30 years since she shot to global stardom in The Wizard of Oz, but if her voice has weakened, its dramatic intensity has only grown. As she prepares for the show, battles with management, charms musicians and reminisces with friends and adoring fans, her wit and warmth shine through. Even her dreams of love seem undimmed as she embarks on a whirlwind romance w...
Tue Jan. 21I'm a Big Kid Now Designed for children 18 months to 3 years of age who have never been to school. Introduction to learning skills such as basic math, reading and more.
Tue Jan. 21Tone & Stretch As you get older, do you find you can't do as much as you used to? Muscles begin to atrophy, resulting in weakened bones, recurring backache. Prevent these problems with regular exercise. The goal of this class is to keep a pain-free lifestyle.
Tue Jan. 21Gymnastics / Tumble Learn Gymnastics skills in a friendly environment that encourages movement and motivation. Students will learn to stretch, tumble, balance beam, hand stands, cart wheels and basic vault. Students should wear comfortable clothes.
Tue Jan. 21Exploring Clay Anything can be hand built by you. We will show you how. Begin by pulling the clay, building your piece, to cleaning and glazing it. The sparkling results will amaze you! Children ages 3.5 and up
Tue Jan. 21Kids in the Kitchen Cooking, math, science, reading, and history--all mixed up into one pot of fun! In Kids in the Kitchen, your child will learn to make: cookies, bread, brownies, Fruit Kabobs, muffins, pizza, salads and more! Teaches children safety, nutrition, cleanliness, measuring and use of equipment. Come join the fun. (All ingredients are kosher)