The 2013 Big Bang Ball, set for Thursday, November 14, 6pm to 9:30pm, at the fabulous Garden City Country Club, is co-chaired by Sean Martens and Gene Petracca, and will honor the following most deserving recipients:
Champion for Science Education
Manager, Office of Educational Programs, Brookhaven National Laboratory
Outstanding Leadership Award
DR. GAYLE INSLER
Provost, Adelphi University
Outstanding Educator of the Year
DR. RITA MALAKIAN
Director of IT, Garden City High School
The Ronni Reaves Community Achievement Award
Vice President, Business Development, Flushing Bank
For more information regarding the Thursday, November 14th Ball, call Legendary Events at (516) 222-0550. The Big Bang Ball benefits the Science Museum of Long Island's important programs and services for young people in the region.
When & Where
Science Museum of Long Island
Chartered by the New York State Board of Regents in 1963, SMLI is a not-for-profit science activity center located on the Leeds Pond Preserve in Nassau County. The Science Museum offers enrichment workshops for children on weekdays and during school vacations. SMLI provides teachers and community leaders with field trips as well as programs that can be brought onsite to field locations. Activities at the Science Museum are typically pre-registered hands-on science workshops.