Category Archives: Syosset

Turn The Page – Episode 37



Episode Thirty Seven: Ten years of Little Free Library!

Margaret Aldrich joins us to talk about the tenth anniversary of the Little Free Library initiative — and how excited we are to launch our very own LFL at the Syosset LIRR train station.


Turn The Page – Episode 35



Episode Thirty Five – Pam Squared

Today, we are joined by two members of our library staff — both named Pam. Pam (and Pam) discuss their experiences, living in Syosset, graduating from our schools, moving away, and returning to raise their own families.


Turn The Page – Episode 34



Episode Thirty Four – Going Viral with Jewish A Capella!

(Photo by Ray Amati/NBAE via Getty Images)

Elliot Olshansky is a Syosset alum who also wrote the lyrics to Bohemian Chanukah, a Queen adaptation which went viral in December 2018. Now he’s back with a new song performed by Six13, a Jewish A Capella group who’ve performed for the Obamas!


Turn The Page – Episode 31



Episode Thirty One: Today We Code

Syosset Alum, Jay Mir and his business partner Lewis Cozzetto have made it their mission to make coding fun and easy! They stopped by to discuss their company Code to STEM — and how the possibilities are limitless.


Turn The Page – Episode 30



Episode Thirty: Syosset Stories with Sheldon Kalvar!

We got to talk with long time resident Sheldon Kalvar. Mr. Kalvar is a WWII veteran who was born in Brooklyn and just celebrated his 97th in Woodbury NY!


Turn The Page – Episode 23



Episode Twenty Three: Podcasting for Kids! 

Members of our children’s podcasting group try their hands — and voices at reviewing their favorite books to air on our Podcast.


Turn The Page – Episode 21



Episode Twenty One – Local Author Showcase Part 2:

We wrap up our Local Author interviews with Michael Weinstein, Stephanie Kepke, Jim “Poppa” Kelly, Cara Bradley, Dr. John Krahn, and Antoinette T. Martin.


Turn The Page – Episode 19



Episode Nineteen: Local Author Showcase part 1

 

Short interviews with home grown talent from our Local Author’s Showcase Featuring; Jared Harel,  

Jacqueline Friedland,       

Dr. Dhruva G. Sulibhavi,

D. Ann Marie,

 

and Jackie Fischer!

 


Turn The Page – Episode 17



Episode 17 – Syosset’s Own


On this episode we welcome Joshua A Lafazan – best known to us as Josh Lafazan – legislator for Nassau County’s district 18. Josh began his political career right here in Syosset at age 18 when he was elected to the Syosset school board of education.


Turn The Page – Episode 15



Episode Fifteen: Align Us!

Dr. Uzma Syed sits down with us to discuss how she came to create ALIGN US, a non-profit organization aimed at connecting high school students with real world career experiences via mentorship.