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The Week Ahead

The Week Ahead in Malverne, West Hempstead


National Library Week

Celebrate National Library Week with the Lakeview Public Library on Saturday, April 13, from 4 to 5 p.m. The library will host an afternoon of activities to celebrate all that libraries offer throughout the year. This program is for those in seventh through 12th grades. Prior registration is required. Insufficient registration will cancel the program. Info: (516) 536-3071.

West Hempstead Lions Club Easter Egg Hunt

Celebrate Easter with the West Hempstead Lions Club during their annual Egg Hunt at Hall’s Pond Park on Saturday, April 13 at 11 a.m. The Easter bunny will join children as well as they search for eggs at the park. The event is for children ages 10 and under. Rain or shine. In addition, the Lions Club will collect toiletry items at this event to donate to local shelters. Info: whlionsclub@hotmail.com.

Restorative yoga at the library

Loosen up your body with some yoga at the Malverne Public Library on Thursday, April 18, from 7 to 8 p.m. Residents are invited to practice at the level most comfortable for you. Please bring a yoga mat and a towel or blanket. All participants must sign an exercise waiver form we keep on file for future classes. There is a $16 cash fee. Info: (516) 599-0750.

Art explorations at Hofstra University

Set out with the kids on an “Artful Adventure,” on April 13, 11:30 to 1 p.m., at Hofstra’s museum. Educators will lead participants (ages 5 to 10) in a discussion about art and then guide visitors in a hands-on project. The session focuses on Moon Mandalas, in honor of the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing. Registration is required. Info: (516) 463-5672 or www.hofstra.edu/museum.

A Night of Laughter

Enjoy a comic showcase to benefit the Sarah Grace Foundation, Friday, April 12, at 7 p.m. Held at the Milleridge Cottage in Jericho, the annual comedy night raises money for children battling cancer and other illnesses. Hosted by Rick Morgan, the lineup includes D.B. Frick, magician Harry Mandel, and comics Eddie Gambino and Stacy Kendro. Info: (516) 433-9745 or www.TheSarahGraceFoundation.org.