Islandwide Picks for Thursday, July 28
AMERICAN CANCER SOCIETY TEXAS HOLD'EM TOURNAMENT
Raise the ante on hope at a Texas Hold'em poker tournament to benefit the ACS Hope Lodge, a free home away from home for people undergoing cancer treatment. A donation of $150 includes poker, complete dinner and an open bar. The event will be held at Chateau Briand on Old Country Road in Carle Place at 6:00 p.m. The top twenty finishers win trips and prizes. For more information, call 800.ACS.2345.
A TOUCH OF ELVIS
"A Touch of Elvis with Steve Mitchell" is a three-course dinner show at Brindisi, located at 111 Jericho Turnpike in Jericho. Dinner will be served at 6:00 p.m., the show will follow at 7:30 p.m. The cost is $42.50 per person and it is a reservation only event. More information can be found at www.brindisirestaurant.com.
Every Thursday from 8:00 - 10:00 p.m., Rhythms & Soul (1686 Newbridge Road in Bellmore) holds a one hour club-style Salsa lesson, followed by an open practice session. No partner necessary and light refreshments are served. Cost is $10 per person or 10 sessions for $90. For more information, call 516.473.6717.
TAI CHI PUSH HANDS
Push Hands is for those with some Tai Chi experience. It is the second level of Tai Chi. Work with a partner. Learn to listen with all your senses. Participate at Yoga Moments (439B Main Street in Islip). For more information, call 631.206.0847.
BUDDY HOLLY TRIBUTE
Turn back the hands of time and enjoy the enduring melodies of Buddy Holly, including "That'll Be the Day," "Peggy Sue," "Everyday," and more... plus a few other 50's selections and a swing dancing demonstration sure to thrill. Be there or be square at the Bayport-Blue Point Library (203 Blue Point Avenue) from 7:00 - 8:30 p.m. For more information, call Rob Walsh at 631.243.4004.