The following events are held at the WMHO Educational and Cultural Center, 97P Main Street, located in the rear of the Stony Brook Village Center, unless otherwise noted.
Hot Cocoa and Marshmallows Children’s Authors Series: Wednesdays, January 16 to March 13, 10:30 am
For 3 to 5 year olds, meet children’s authors and enjoy weekly story time sessions. Cost is $3. Call for detailed schedule, (631) 689-5888.
Health and Beauty Week: January 20 to January 26
Celebrating the 25th Anniversary of Inner Court in the Stony Brook Village Center, you can purchase a gift certificate to enjoy special pricing and a day of post-holiday relaxation. Stony Brook Village Center, Inner Court, 111 Main Street
North Shore Pro Musica: January 27,
This performance will present chamber works for piano and instrumentals. General admission: $18; students: $12. Call (631) 584-8945.
Running Scared, Running Free:
February 4, 6, 12, 14, 25, 27, 10 am and 12 pm
In honor of Black History Month, live theatrical performances about the links between the Underground Railroad and Long Island’s Native American tribes. Call for reservations, (631) 689-5888.
Chinese New Year Celebration: February 10, 1:30 to 3:30 pm
Celebrate the Year of the Snake with Ten Tigers Kung Fu Academy performing the Lion Dance, the Stony Brook Taiko Drum Ensemble and Spotlight Dance Academy. Adults: $12; seniors/children under 12: $10. Call for reservation: (631) 689-5888.
Dinner and Dancing with “The Rat Pack”: February 15, 7 pm
Treat your valentine to a great evening with entertainer Joey B, including a buffet dinner by Mirabelle/Three Village Inn. Cost is $75. Call for reservations, (631) 689-5888.
Long Island’s Got Talent: Entry Deadline, March 8
WMHO showcases the vocal and instrumental talents of Long Island students 10 to 17 years of age in the first round of competition this March. Non-refundable entry fee: $25. For official entry form visit stonybrookvillage.com or call (631) 751-2244.
Navigate Your Healthcare: March 21, 6:30 pm
“Stem Cell Research: What’s It All About?” is the topic in this acclaimed series held each year by WMHO. The speaker is Ute M. Moll, MD, Vice Chair, Research, Professor of Pathology, Stony Brook University. Cost is $25 (includes buffet dinner by Three Village Inn). For reservations call (631) 689-5888.
Dinosaur Daze (ages 3 to 5), 10 am to 11:30 am
Dinosaur Detectives (ages 6 to 10), 1 pm to 3 pm
Both classes: March 26, 27, 28
Dinosaur Daze is an interactive program of songs and storytelling. Dinosaur Detectives takes participants on a “fossil hunt.” Dinosaur Daze, $50 per child; Dinosaur Detectives, $65 per child. For reservations call (631) 689-5888.
Home with…Dick Van Dyke: May 2 to June 13
Celebrate the life of entertainment icon Dick Van Dyke in this musical theatre tribute performance. General Admission: $48; seniors (60+): $45; groups of 20 or more: $43. For reservations call (631) 689-5888.