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Thursday, July 27, 2017

101 books to dive into this summer: a massive reading list...

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101 books to dive into this summer: a massive reading list!

"Here’s a huge list of TED speaker-recommended books, with all the diversity of titles and topics you might expect. No matter your mood, preference or occasion, we’ve got you covered!" 

- from Ideas.Ted.Com

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Don't miss this trip to the Culinary Institute of America!

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You asked for it, so here it is:
The bus leaves promptly at 8:30am!

We will begin our day with a banquet lunch at Caterina De' Medici at the Culinary Institute.

You'll enjoy a scrumptious 3 course lunch:
First Course: tomato salad with mozzarella, cucumber, red onion, olives and basil 
Second Course: a tasting of three pastas: lasagna, penne and risotto with summer vegetables.                                        
Third Course: warm chocolate lava cake with vanilla gelato. Served with Coffee/Tea/Iced Tea.
After lunch, an Institute rep will lead us on a tour of the facility!
The cost of this trip is $80.00.
(If you have any special dietary needs, we must be informed at sign up).
Registration begins July 25 for Merrick residents and 1 guest. 
Non residents August 15. Registration for this trip will end on August 22.
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Monday, July 24, 2017

Are you watching "Preacher" on AMC?

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We're about 4 episodes in to the second season, 
and BOY is it good. 
We have Season One on DVD in case you'd like to catch up. 
Did you know this series is based on the graphic novels? 
Get those right here. 


Here's a peek at what Book One looks like: 
  
The show is great and the cast is terrific. Check out the DVD right here. 


Saturday, July 22, 2017