Today's 5: Stroke Support Group Meets

Plainview Hospital hosts its regular session at 1 p.m.

Strokes can be devastating not only on the victims but on their family members as well. Plainview Hospital has a regular stroke support group that meets Thursday that might offer helpful advice and support.

Each day the "5 Things" column will tell you five essential pieces of information you need to know today, like events happening or community topics being covered on the site later on in the day. Have an event or topic that should appear in this column? Add it to the calendar or send us a news tip.

On Thursday:

1.The , hosts its Stroke Support Group Thursday from 1-3 p.m. The group meets on the fourth Thursday of every month in Lecture Rooms A and  B. Those interested in more information can call Joy Harris @ (516) 719 2411.

2.Calhoun High School comes to , for a boys volleyball match at 6:30 p.m.

3.The Conservative Society for Action meets at 7 p.m. Thursday at the . The group discusses current events with a conservative point of view.

4. The exhibit: Francisco Goya: Los Caprichos" will be on display now through Nov. 27 at the Nassau County Museum of Art. Los Caprichos is a set of 80 etchings by the famed Spanish and are regarded among the most influential series of graphic images in Western art. For more information visit our in-depth calendar item or the Roslyn museum's website. Price: $10, $8, $4 (members free)

5. Check out the latest work of our bloggers, including a new cartoon from artist Pat Giles, or the most recent post from popular Plainview lawyer Mitch Kessler. Interested in blogging for Patch, contact Joe Dowd at Joe.Dowd@patch.com

Judy Pepenella September 22, 2011 at 02:46 PM
The Conservative Society for Action is hosting a 9/11 Tribute Movie Screening this evening at the Plainview Public Library. Please note the purpose of this movie is to pay tribute to all individuals who were involved with the horrid attacks on 9/11/01. 9/11: Reflections Then and Now - (A Tenth Anniversary Tribute Film) is a movie, a docu-drama will run for one hour with approximately a 30 minute introduction before and a 30 minute discussion afterwards. Please join us tonight, September 22, 2011 @ 7:00 at the Plainview Public Library 999 East Old Country Road, Auditorium Room, Plainview, NY Thank you. Judy Pepenella Conservative Society for Action 9/11: Reflections Then and Now - (A Tenth Anniversary Tribute Film)
Joe Dowd September 22, 2011 at 04:33 PM
Thanks, Judy, for the further details. This sounds like an interesting event.
Judy Pepenella September 22, 2011 at 04:58 PM
You are welcome Joe. Please feel free to attend the meeting. Everyone was touched by the events of 9/11/01. Please if you do attend, ask for me, I would like to introduce myself to you. Judy


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