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Mangano Announces Lifetime Leisure Pass For County Veterans & Discounts for Active Duty Military
Mineola, NY - Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano today announced a new $25 Lifetime Leisure Passport for Nassau veterans to utilize the County’s recreational facilities. The passport provides discounts to pools, skating rinks, golf courses, tennis courts, beaches, marinas and cabanas operated by the Nassau County Department of Parks, Recreation and Museums. Active duty military, along with their spouse and children, will now enjoy free access to County pools and all the benefits of a Leisure Pass with proof of valid military identification.
County Executive Mangano stated, “After having given so much of themselves for our nation, this is the least that Nassau County can do to show our gratitude. It is my hope that we see many more veterans and military families enjoying our parks, golf courses, and all that we have to offer recreationally in the months and years to come.”
“This is just one small way that we can show appreciation for our veterans,” added Presiding Officer
Norma Gonsalves. “The county cannot thank them enough for all they have given to our great nation.”
“Improving the quality of life for veterans is a priority of mine,” said Legislator Donald MacKenzie,
Chairman of the Veterans and Senior Affairs Committee. “Hopefully this will allow more veterans to obtain
a leisure pass and enjoy some of the wonderful facilities we have in Nassau County.”
For a listing of Leisure Pass Application Centers, please visit:
or call Nassau County Parks Information at (516) 572-0200.
Mangano Announces Free Family-Friendly Maximum Boot Camp at Cantiague Park
Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano today announced that as part of his FitNassau Initiative and in recognition of Childhood Obesity Awareness Month, Nassau County will be hosting a free family-friendly Maximum Boot Camp at Cantiague Park on Sunday, September 21st and Sunday, September 28th. There will be six classes each day, three at 10:00 a.m. and three at 11:00 a.m.
Mangano Announces 29th Annual International Coastal Cleanup at Garvies Point
Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano today announced the 29th Annual International Coastal Cleanup, sponsored by the American Littoral Society and the Friends of Garvies Point Museum and Preserve, will take place on Saturday, September 20th from 12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Mangano Announces the 172nd Long Island Fair at Old Bethpage Village Restoration
Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano announced today that the Old Bethpage Village Restoration (OBVR) will host the 172nd Annual Long Island Fair over two successive weekends on Saturday and Sunday, September 27th and 28th and Thursday, October 2nd – Sunday, October 5th. The Fair, one of America’s oldest agricultural festivals, is a family-friendly festival offering a range of attractions, including exotic animals, reptile shows, pony and carnival rides, as well as traditional live music.
Mangano: Volunteers Needed for the 172nd Long Island Fair
Mangano Officially Opens Museum Of American Armor
On the 70th Anniversary of D-Day, Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano officially opened the new Museum of American Armor on the grounds of Old Bethpage Village Restoration with more than 20 operational armor vehicles and D-Day veterans. County Executive Mangano was joined by Congressman Peter King, Museum founder Lawrence Kadish, former New York Police Commissioner Ray Kelly and The History Channel’s Chief Historian and Vice President Dr. Libby O’Connell.
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Mangano Dedicates Dwight D. Eisenhower Statue: Click Here
East Meadow, NY – Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano dedicated a statue of Dwight D. Eisenhower in a ceremony at Eisenhower Park on Sunday, October 13th. Eisenhower Park, formerly known as Salisbury Park, was rededicated as Dwight D. Eisenhower Memorial Park on October 13th 1969 at a ceremony attended by the 34th President’s grandson, Dwight D. Eisenhower II, and his wife, Julie Nixon Eisenhower. President Eisenhower, who passed away months earlier in March, would have turned 79 on October 14th.
Nassau Engineering for Kids is joining the Cradle of Aviation Museum this summer for a fun engineering experience packed with new adventures and challenges galore! Camp weeks available in July and August.
For more than three decades, Luzie Hatch, a German Jewish refugee from Berlin, who lived alone, took the subway from her Queens studio apartment to AJC headquarters in Manhattan where she worked as an administrative assistant. The chance discovery of her WW II-era correspondence by an estate executor revealed that Luzie Hatch’s life was far from “unremarkable.” This rare and heartrending correspondence is the basis of Exit Berlin, authored by Charlotte Bonelli, Director of the AJC Archives, will be released in April. This exhibit will come to life and transport you back to a critical time in history.