June 8, 2020 Events on Long Island

Weather Alert  

TROPICAL STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT * LOCATIONS AFFECTED - Huntington - Smithtown - Port Jefferson * WIND - LATEST LOCAL FORECAST: Equivalent Tropical Storm force wind - Peak Wind Forecast: 30-40 mph with gusts to 50 mph - Window for Tropical Storm force winds: until early Saturday morning - THREAT TO LIFE AND PROPERTY THAT INCLUDES TYPICAL FORECAST UNCERTAINTY IN TRACK, SIZE AND INTENSITY: Potential for wind 39 to 57 mph - The wind threat has remained nearly steady from the previous assessment. - PLAN: Plan for hazardous wind of equivalent tropical storm force. - PREPARE: Last minute efforts to protect property should now be complete. The area remains subject to limited wind damage. - ACT: Now is the time to shelter from hazardous wind. - POTENTIAL IMPACTS: Unfolding - Potential impacts from the main wind event are unfolding. * STORM SURGE - No storm surge inundation forecast - THREAT TO LIFE AND PROPERTY THAT INCLUDES TYPICAL FORECAST UNCERTAINTY IN TRACK, SIZE AND INTENSITY: Little to no storm surge flooding - The storm surge threat has remained nearly steady from the previous assessment. - PLAN: There is little to no threat of storm surge flooding. Rough surf, coastal erosion, and life-threatening rip currents are possible. - PREPARE: Little to no preparations for storm surge flooding are needed. - ACT: Follow the instructions of local officials. Monitor forecasts. - POTENTIAL IMPACTS: Little to None - Little to no potential impacts from storm surge flooding. * FLOODING RAIN - LATEST LOCAL FORECAST: Flash Flood Watch is in effect - Peak Rainfall Amounts: Additional around 1 inch - THREAT TO LIFE AND PROPERTY THAT INCLUDES TYPICAL FORECAST UNCERTAINTY IN TRACK, SIZE AND INTENSITY: Potential for moderate flooding rain - The flooding rain threat has remained nearly steady from the previous assessment. - PLAN: Emergency plans should include the potential for moderate flooding from heavy rain. Evacuations and rescues are possible. - PREPARE: Consider protective actions if you are in an area vulnerable to flooding. - ACT: Heed any flood watches and warnings. Failure to take action may result in serious injury or loss of life. - POTENTIAL IMPACTS: Significant - Moderate rainfall flooding may prompt several evacuations and rescues. - Rivers and streams may quickly become swollen with swifter currents and may overspill their banks in a few places, especially in usually vulnerable spots. Small streams, creeks and canals may overflow. - Flood waters can enter some structures or weaken foundations. Several places may experience expanded areas of rapid inundation at underpasses, low-lying spots, and poor drainage areas. Some streets and parking lots take on moving water as storm drains and retention ponds overflow. Driving conditions become hazardous. Some road and bridge closures. * TORNADO - LATEST LOCAL FORECAST: - Situation is somewhat favorable for tornadoes - THREAT TO LIFE AND PROPERTY THAT INCLUDES TYPICAL FORECAST UNCERTAINTY IN TRACK, SIZE AND INTENSITY: Potential for a few tornadoes - The tornado threat has remained nearly steady from the previous assessment. - PLAN: Emergency plans should continue to include possible tornadoes. - PREPARE: Stay within your shelter keeping informed of the latest tornado situation. - ACT: Move quickly to the safest place within your shelter if a tornado warning is issued. - POTENTIAL IMPACTS: Limited - The occurrence of isolated tornadoes can hinder the execution of emergency plans during tropical events. - A few places may experience tornado damage, along with power and communications disruptions. - Locations could realize roofs peeled off buildings, chimneys toppled, mobile homes pushed off foundations or overturned, large tree tops and branches snapped off, shallow-rooted trees knocked over, moving vehicles blown off roads, and small boats pulled from moorings. * FOR MORE INFORMATION: - http://scoem.suffolkcountyny.gov - https://weather.gov/nyc - https://ready.gov/hurricanes

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    Virtual Paint Nite & Plan

    Virtual Paint Nite & Plant Nite by Yaymaker

    at Virtual Long Island

    Join us any night of the week at a Yaymaker event. Whether you want to do a Paint Nite, Plant Nite, or try any of our other experiences we have something for you and your friends! Virtual Pain...

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    Bikes & Beers Social Dist

    Bikes & Beers Social Distancing Ride

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    Jamesport Farm Brewery (plus more than 200 breweries across the nation) is participating in Bikes & Beers, the largest virtual ride in the country in support of craft breweries and COVID-19...

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    Long Island Children's Mu FREE

    Long Island Children's Museum At Home

    at Online Long Island

    With full theater productions, recipes to cook up at home, STEM learning activities, and more, the Long Island Children's Museum has plenty of virtual fun to enjoy! Check out all the At...

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    Forgotten Faces: Visual R FREE

    Forgotten Faces: Visual Representation of Trauma and Mass Killings in Asia - Virtual Exhibition

    at Online Long Island

    "Curated by Jinyoung Jin, Forgotten Faces traces the cultural phenomenon of mass killings and political trauma in Asia. Although the Holocaust sparked horror and outrage, mass killings did...

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    Let's Move

    at Bayside Meditation QUEENS Time : 03:00 PM - 03:45 PM

    Monday and Wednesday @ 3pm (45-min) Hosted by Brandon and Erika Exercises to invigorate your body and relax your mind. All ages welcome! Your body moves you, propelling you forward toward...

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    New - Psychotherapy via T

    New - Psychotherapy via Telehealth

    at EPIC Long Island East Meadow

    Psychotherapy via Telehealth available for both adults and children, new patients welcome! Please call 516-739-7733 for more information. For adults, contact Dana DiGregorio at ext. 725. For...

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    Virtual Grief Support Gro

    Virtual Grief Support Group for Adults & Children

    at EPIC Long Island East Meadow

    Virtual Grief Support Groups, 1 for Adults, 1 for Children, Who have Lost Loved Ones to COVID-19. Contact Dana DiGregorio, LMSW, at 516-739-7733, press option 1, then ext. 725 or...

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    Virtual Support Group for

    Virtual Support Group for First Responders & Medical Personnel

    at EPIC Long Island East Meadow Time : 09:00 AM - 05:00 PM

    New Virtual Support Group for First Responders and Medical Personnel Managing the COVID-19 Crisis. Contact Debra Cahill, LCSW, at 516-739-7733, press option 1, then ext. 324, or dcahill@epicli.org...

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    Staller Center’s Instrume FREE

    Staller Center’s Instrument Petting Zoo, Coming To A Living Room Near You

    at Online Long Island

    (May 19, 2020) Stony Brook, NY – The Staller Center for the Arts is bringing their Instrument Petting Zoo together, virtually, to connect with student musicians and young children during the...

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    Southampton Artists Endle FREE

    Southampton Artists Endless Summer 2020 Virtual Exhibit and Reception

    at Virtual Exhibit Manorville Time : 07:00 PM

    Southampton Artists Association   Endless Summer 2020 Virtual Art Exhibit   This Virtual Art exhibit has over 50 participants from the Southampton Artists Association...

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    Town of Riverhead Recreat FREE

    Town of Riverhead Recreation Department's Online Classes

    at Online Long Island

    The Town of Riverhead Recreation Department's online classes include arts and crafts, stories, kitchen instructionals, and more.

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    The Home Needle: Nineteen FREE

    The Home Needle: Nineteenth-Century Textiles from the Raynham Hall Collection

    at Online Long Island

    "Considered a realm of refinement, tranquility, and security, the nineteenth-century home was intrinsically bound to the expectations of women’s roles in the family and society....

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    NYS Online Citizen Prepar FREE

    NYS Online Citizen Preparedness Training

    at Online Long Island

    "Welcome to Governor Cuomo’s New York State Citizen Preparedness Corps online training. This video was designed to give citizens basic information on how to prepare for, respond to and...

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    Food Pantry Seeking Donat FREE

    Food Pantry Seeking Donation

    at River of Life Outreach Ministries Bay Shore Time : 09:00 AM - 06:00 PM

    We are a food Pantry in Bay Shore, but we serve anyone who is in need no matter what county they are from, or there race, gender or orientation. All are welcome to our Pantry. We believe that...

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    Long Island Aquarium's Fu FREE

    Long Island Aquarium's Fun Online Crafts

    at Online Long Island

    "Check out this collection of fun crafts, puzzles, coloring pages and more! We’ll add to this page as often as we can to provide some fun things for you and your children to...