Islandwide Events this Weekend
LONG ISLAND BOAT SHOW
With the slush on the ground it may be hard to fathom, but before you know it the waters around Long Island will beckon. Check out the Long Island Boat Show at the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum starting this Friday, February 4 and running through Sunday, February 13. Call (631) 691-7050 for time and days or visit www.nassaucoliseum.com.
DINNER WITH MY FUNNY VALENTINE
"Dinner with My Funny Valentine... A Tribute to Frank Sinatra" is Saturday, February 5 from 7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. at the Ward Melville Heritage Organization on Main Street on the Harbor in Stony Brook. It is an evening celebrating the sounds of Ol' Blue Eyes with Mark Buttice and the Swing Easy Band. For more information call (631) 689-5888 or visit www.wmho.org.
THIRD ANNUAL BLACK HISTORY CELEBRATION
Best-selling author Patricia Elam will serve as the keynote speaker for the Third Annual Black History Celebration this Sunday, February 6 from 11:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at the University Center of Adelphi University in Garden City. Also slated to speak is Victoria Clark, a former basketball player at Adelphi. Call (516) 877-4236 for ticket information.