大家好, 欢迎阅读本期快讯。

 

*大颈华人协会的传统项目、一年一度的大颈春晚即将和大家见面了。这次的春节联欢会除了和以往一样着重弘扬中华文化、展示下一代特长之外,也大大提高了语言类节目的时间和个数,希望能给大家献上一台开心的、有意义的演出。春节联欢会时间地点: 2017129 周日 下午330-6点,大颈北高中礼堂 。友情提示:330-4点是签到入场时间,场内会有互动活动;4点正式节目开始,主会场大门将会关闭,4点以后到达的观众请上二楼观看演出。本次联欢会门票已经售罄,考虑到停车和签到的时间,请大家提前到达,等候入场。

 

*大颈华人协会是总统志愿者奖项目的授权组织。总统志愿者奖是由美国总统颁发,在全国范围内被广泛承认的优质志愿者项目,用以鼓励大众积极参与志愿服务活动。本次春节联欢会的学生志愿者可以将工作时数计入总统志愿者奖的志愿服务时间内。具体操作请点击http://gnca.org/index.php/newsletter/49-gnca-student-presidential-service-award

 

*OCA长岛分部和大颈华人协会联合主办的新一期中学生领导力培训现在开始接受报名,欢迎初中8年级生和高中学生踊跃参加。培训时间地点:2017318日周六9am, Great Neck House; 报名截止日期: 2017 36日。本期的免费培训课程一共5小时,期间提供早餐和午餐。活动详情和报名方法请见http://www.ocanational.org/?page=APAYAStudentReg

 

* 想要熟悉税务申诉流程的居民可以参加由镇政府主办的2017年财产评估申诉讲习班。每期讲习班2个小时,将在以下地点举行:Great Neck Public Library124日星期二上午11; Manhasset Public Library21日星期三下午7; Shelter Rock Public Library21日星期三下午3点和222日下午645分。

 

祝大家新春愉快!鸡年大吉! 

 

 

GNCA January Newsletter

* The “ARCFE” “New York Wealth” 2017 GNCA Chinese New Year Celebration will be held on Sunday January 29th 2017 at Great Neck North High School. The door opens at 3:30pm, and the show starts at 4pm. The tickets of the much-anticipated show are sold out. Please arrive early to secure your seating.

 

* GNCA is a participant with the President's Service Volunteer Awards Program as a Certifying Organization. The student volunteers working for the 2017 GNCA Chinese New Year Celebration and any other qualified community service organizations may log their service hours with the PSVA. For detailed instructions, please click http://gnca.org/index.php/newsletter/49-gnca-student-presidential-service-award.

 

* An Asian Pacific American Youth Leadership Training Program, co-hosted by OCA-Long Island Chapter and GNCA, will be held on Saturday March 18 at 14 Arrandale Avenue, Great Neck, NY. The free program, which is for high school students and 8th graders, will run from 9am to 2pm. Breakfast and lunch will be served. For details about the program and registration, please click http://www.ocanational.org/?page=APAYAStudentReg.

 

* Any Nassau County homeowner who disagrees with the new tentative property tax assessment can attend one of the 2017 property assessment grievance workshops to help familiarize themselves with the tax grievance process. The 2-hour grievance workshops, co-sponsored by North Hempstead Town Supervisor Judi Bosworth, Town Councilwoman Anna M. Kaplan and the Ahavat Shalom Synagogue Men’s Committee, are held at the following locations: Great Neck Public Library, Tuesday January 24, 11 am; Manhasset Public Library, Wednesday February 1, 7 pm; Shelter Rock Public Library, Wednesday February 1, 3 pm and February 22, 6:45 pm.

 

Thank you for reading this newsletter. Happy Lunar New Year!

大家好, 欢迎阅读本期快讯。
大颈华人协会十二月份将继续为大家组织各种精彩的活动。
 
* 12月1日周四晚上7:30大颈华人协会将在Great Neck House举办一场学区委员会候选人的见面会,届时八位参加竞选的候选人都会出席与大家交流互动,让我们对他们有更深入的了解。详情请见http://goo.gl/pi0AXq。本次BOE选举意义重大,希望大家积极参与。候选人的简介请见http://gnca.org/index.php/events/62-bios-for-2016-boe-candidates-2
 
* 12月5日周一晚上7:00大颈华人协会将在Great Neck House举办一场教育经验交流会。我们邀请了三位非常有经验的家长给我们介绍怎么充分利用学校资源给小孩带来成功。当晚BOE的主席Barbara Berkowitz, 学监Teresa Prendergast也会出席与大家交流。大颈的邻居请不要错过这个机会哟。详情请见http://goo.gl/qoQFNy
 
*圣诞节即将来临,大颈华人协会再次组织儿童合唱团到社区的老人中心表演。感谢孩子们的热情和爱心,也感谢NYMA对于这个活动一如既往的支持。表演时间如下: 12/3 周六2:30pm - Bristal 老年中心, 12/11 周日1:30pm - Atria Great Neck 老年中心。
 
* 大颈信息平台中英文双语正式版开始启用。关心身边事,了解社区活动,欢迎大家订阅大颈信息。试用版将于12月底停止使用。同时我们也建立了信息平台的网上论坛便于大家分享讨论各种问题。
* 2017大颈春晚正在紧张的筹备中,春晚宣传片即日出台,售票工作在那之后也会开始。
 
祝大家节日快乐。
  

Thanks for reading this newsletter.  GNCA will continue organizing wonderful events for you in December.

  • BOE Candidates Meet & Greet – GNCA will host a Meet & Greet event at 7:30 pm on December 1 in Great Neck House for Great Neck residents to meet the eight candidates for the special BOE election to be held on December 6. See http://goo.gl/pi0AXq for details. See http://goo.gl/8nPAIt for a brief introduction of the candidates.

  • Education Parent Panel Discussion – GNCA will host a panel discussion featuring three experienced parents on a wide variety of education-related topics, such as how to utilize the resources of the Great Neck School district.  Ms. Barbara Berkowitz, the BOE president, and Dr. Teresa Prendergast, the superintendent of the Great Neck School district, will also attend this event. This event will be held on December 5 between 7 pm and 9:30 pm in Great Neck House.  See http://goo.gl/qoQFNy for details.

  • GNCA will organize two caroling performances at local senior centers this year. One performance will be on December 3 at 2:30 pm at the Bristal Senior Center and the other performance will be on December 11 at 1:30 pm at Atria Great Neck. Thanks to the enthusiasm of our performing children and the support from the New York Music Academy.

  • GNCA’s “Local Info” function is on line now. Please visit http://gnca.org/index.php/local-info for details. You’ll find lots of useful local information there.

  • We are busy preparing for GNCA’s 2017 Chinese New York Gala. The trailer for the Gala will be released and the sale of the tickets for the event will be online soon.

 大家好!十一月最引人注目的事件当属选举,不仅包括选总统,更包括各级地方政府的选举,与我们的生活息息相关。请所有有投票权的朋友在118日一定要去投票,不管选谁,只要投票了就是胜利!

需要了解本次选举的信息以及选举科普请参考:

http://gnca.org/index.php/events/56-2016

 

我们在十一月组织的活动还包括:

 

***GNCA第二届健康讲座***

时间:11/6/16 周日 11am - 1:30pm

地点:Great Neck House

健康及知识是人生最大的财富,是没有人可以剥夺的权利。今天,我们很荣幸邀请了三位对健康有深入研究的医生来跟大家讲保健的心得。题目包括有哮喘,骨质疏松及抑郁症。讲座以中文为主,欢迎带上爷爷奶奶们参加。

详情请查看:http://www.gnca.org/index.php/events/55-2nd-annual-gnca-health-symposium-2

 

***与犹太庙Temple Beth-El合作的论坛 ***

时间:11/13/16 周日 2pm - 6pm

地点:Temple Beth-El5 Old Mill Rd, Great Neck, NY 11023

犹太教,基督教,穆斯林和佛教的地区领袖齐聚大颈,探讨社区和谐融合的话题,如何达成不同宗教之间的兼容和谅解?希望这场宗教与哲学的盛会能给大家带来心灵的启发。对所有人开放,推荐提前注册:

http://agreenawalt6.wixsite.com/forgivenessgn/register

 

最后,祝大家感恩节快乐!


November Newsletter


***Election day is 11/8! Please vote! ***

For more information about local election, please check: http://gnca.org/index.php/events/56-2016


***2nd Annual Gnca Health Symposium: lunch/learn***

Date: Sunday 11/6/16 Time: 11am - 1:30pm

Location: Great Neck House

Health and knowledge are the two most valuable assets that we possess. We have the pleasure and privilege of hearing three essential issues to our health from distinguished speakers. Topics include asthma, osteoporosis and depression. 

For more detail please check: http://www.gnca.org/index.php/events/55-2nd-annual-gnca-health-symposium-2

***Conference on Forgiveness***

Date: Sunday 11/13/16 Time: 2-6pm

Location: Temple Beth-El

Jewish, Christian, Muslim and Buddhist leaders will gather here in Great Neck. Rabbi's Meir and Tara Feldman reached out to Charleston's Mother Emanuel Church, family of Myra Thompson and invited them to Great Neck earlier this year. "Their extraordinary acts of forgiveness showed a spiritual audacity that inspired and uplifted the entire world around them". They are invited back for an afternoon of panel discussion and musical event. Among the panelists are Kadiato Dallo, mother of Amadeus Dallo 1999, and Blondelle Gadsen, sister of Myra Thompson 2015.

For more detail and pre-registration please check:  http://agreenawalt6.wixsite.com/forgivenessgn/register

 

 Thursday November 24 is Thanksgiving!


 

 

大家好,十月金秋,大颈华人协会为大家组织了各种精彩的活动,包括教育,文化,娱乐,健康,选举等等方面,敬请关注我们定期发布的信息。

 

¥             GNCA105日晚上在Great Neck House举办了美国政治结构与政府体系的讲座。GNCA的董事会成员Lee Tu详细介绍了美国从联邦到州政府到下属的郡县和当地市政的政府结构和职责功能。每个人的积极了解以及参与其中就可以一起推动政治的不断的改善和必要的改革。

 

¥             106GNCA成员受邀参加Neiman Marcus举办的设计师Derek Lam Fashion Show。不仅亲自和顶级设计师面对面,而且有周到的服务以及独家商品折扣。

 

¥             1019日晚上7点是地方参选人见面会活动。大家有机会见到竞选当地政府的一些候选人,听他们陈述政见政策,并且有机会面对面问他们感兴趣的问题。地址:Clinton G Martin Park (1601 Marcus Ave, New Hyde Park)

 

¥             为了方便居民查询社区信息,GNCA正在建立一个公共信息平台。这个平台将收集整理学区/社区资源,商家信息,新闻和活动。信息平台测试版已经开始运行(http://www.gnca.org/index.php/local-info)。欢迎大家多提宝贵意见!同时我们也鼓励更多的志愿者(包括学生)参与平台的完善和维护。有意者请联系This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..     

 

             GNCA hosted a seminar on the political system and government structure of USA on the evening of Oct. 5th in Great Neck House. One of GNCAs board member Mr. Lee Tu introduced the systems in federal level, state level and local level. He described their responsibilities, and how we can get involved and be part of the process and change.

 

             GNCA members were invited to participate in a fashion show by Neiman Marcus featured famous designer Derek Lam. We had a chance to come face to face for the conversation and communication with him and his work. We also were provided the benefit with goody bags and special discount on most merchandise.

 

             On Wed. Oct 19th, there is a “Come and Meet Your Candidates” for district of North Hempstead at Clinton G Martin Park. You can have the opportunity to come face to face with some of the candidates and have a conversation or ask the questions you may have. Time: 7pm-9pm, address: Clinton G Martin Park (1601 Marcus Ave, New Hyde Park)

 

             GNCA is in the process of building a "Local Info" platform. The goal is to give our members and local residents a centralized platform to access information on school district and community services, local businesses, news and events. Our first beta version was released earlier this week (http://www.gnca.org/index.php/local-info). We welcome and encourage volunteers to join us on making this platform better and more useful! Please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. if you are interested.

 

 

 

GNCA         

 

Sincerely,                大颈华人协会