1863 THANKSGIVING AT OLD BETHPAGE VILLAGE Historical demonstrations include cooking...

1863 THANKSGIVING AT OLD BETHPAGE VILLAGE

Historical demonstrations include cooking and baking demonstrations, traditional fiddle dulcimer, banjo music and more, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday (last admittance is 2:30 p.m.), Old Bethpage Village Restoration, 1303 Round Swamp Rd., Old Bethpage, $12 seniors ages 60 and older and children ages 5-12, $15 adults, oldbethpagevillagerestoration.org/events, 516-572-8409.  Credit: iStock / Getty Images

Many listed events are virtual; please call ahead before going to any event.

THE MUSIC OF CARLY, CAROLE AND LINDA SHOW

The Karpenteers present a show focusing on the music of Carly Simon, Carole King and Linda Ronstadt, 2 to 3 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 20, Merrick Library, 2279 Merrick Ave., Merrick, free, tickets available at the circulation desk, merricklibrary.org, 516-377-6112.

FALL THRIFT SALE

New and gently used fashions and accessories are available at bargain prices, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 20, Temple Avodah Annex (small building), 3050 Oceanside Rd., Oceanside, avodah.org, 516-524-7274.

LIVE AT THE LIBRARY: THE JIMMY MOORE SHOW

Pianist Jimmy Moore performs Broadway medleys from shows such as “Oklahoma,” “The Phantom of the Opera,” “The Fantasticks,” and more, 2 to 3:30 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 20, Bethpage Library, 47 Powell Ave., Bethpage, free, bethpagelibrary.info, 516-931-3907.

MEET WITH A SOCIAL SERVICES ADVOCATE

A Social Services Advocate will be available to help you navigate the social services system, get assistance completing SNAP, unemployment and housing applications, and connect with organizations that help people get food, mental health assistance and emergency situations, by appointment, 1 to 9 p.m. Monday, Nov. 21, or 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 26, Lindenhurst Memorial Library, 1 Lee Ave., Lindenhurst, free, call or email socialwork@lindenhurstlibrary.org for an appointment, lindenhurstlibrary.org, 631-957-7755, ext. 137.

AWESOME ARIZONA

A virtual tour of Arizona, including Phoenix, the Desert Botanical Garden, Scottsdale, Tempe, the Lost Dutchman Mine, Tortilla Flat, Canyon Lake, Superstition Mountains, Sedona and more, 7 to 8 p.m. Monday, Nov. 21, East Islip Library, 381 E. Main St., East Islip, free, register at eipl.org, 631-581-9200.

ONLINE: THE 60-MINUTE UNIVERSE

A virtual tour of the Hall of the Universe at the American Museum of Natural History. Learn about the early years of the universe, all the way up to space exploration today, 2 to 3:30 p.m. Monday, Nov. 21, hosted by Jericho Library, free, register at jericholibrary.org, 516-935-6790.

ONLINE: POETRY NEAR AND AFAR

Join poets from around the world in an online poetry reading series, featuring two poets and an open mic, 7 to 8:30 p.m. Monday, Nov. 21 hosted by Oceanside Library, free, visit oceansidelibrary.com for a link, 516-766-2360.

SURVIVING TOUGH TIMES

This workshop focuses on changing the way we see ourselves and others, with a healthy, positive, new and exciting outlook on life, 7 p.m. Monday, Nov. 21, East Meadow Library, 1886 Front St., East Meadow, free, register at eastmeadow.info, 516-794-2570.

ONLINE: GINGER ROGERS

Learn about the life and career of entertainer Ginger Rogers, 11 a.m. to noon Tuesday, Nov. 22, hosted by Peninsula Library, free, visit peninsulapublic.org for a link, 516-239-3262.

ONLINE: MARY TODD LINCOLN

Discussion about the life and hardships of Mary Todd Lincoln, 11 a.m. to noon Tuesday, Nov. 22, hosted by Great Neck Library, free, visit greatnecklibrary.org for a link, 516-466-8055.

ONLINE: NATIVE EXPULSION AND MANIFEST DESTINY 

Explore Native expulsion and westward expansion from the Revolutionary era up through the 1850s, with particular attention to the ways in which the West and Westward Expansion came to be romanticized in the American imagination, 7 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 22, hosted by Sachem Library, free, register for a link at sachemlibrary.org, 631-588-5024.

ADVANCED CARE PLANNING  

Learn the importance of wills, health care proxies, and what each document does for you, presented by Senior Services of North America, 1 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 23, Locust Valley Library 170 Buckram Rd, Locust Valley, free, register at locustvalleylibrary.org, 516-671-1837.

SENIOR CHAT

Join seniors of the community, participate or just listen to casual discussions on special interests, concerns and whatever comes up, 10 a.m. Friday, Nov. 25, Elmont Library, 700 Hempstead Tpke., Elmont, free, elmontlibrary.org, 516-354-5280.

COUNTRY PARLOR HOLIDAY FOLK ART & GIFT SHOW 

Handcrafted gift items, artwork, and holiday décor created by local artisans and craftspeople that includes pottery, baskets, ornaments, quilted, knit and woven apparel and decorative objects, candles and more, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday, Nov. 25, and 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday-Sunday, Nov. 26-27, Hallockville Museum Farm, 6038 Sound Ave., Riverhead, hallockville.org.

ONLINE: SHAKESPEARE IN COMMUNITY 


Discuss the William Shakespeare history play “Henry VI, Part 1,” 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 26, hosted by Shelter Island Library, free, register for a link at shelterislandpubliclibrary.org, 631-749-0042.

Compiled by Gina Tabarus with LaToya Rodriguez, Daniel Variano and Keri Wall-Treudler