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Classic Rock Benefit Supports Autism Employment
March 19 @ 6:30 pm
Spectrum Designs and Nicholas Center invite you to A Night of Classic Rock on Thursday, March 19 at My Father’s Place in Roslyn. Event starts at 6:30 p.m. Dress in your rock -n- roll finest – casual and fun. Event proceeds will benefit Spectrum Designs and Nicholas Center, two Port Washington, NY-based non-profit organizations supporting Autism employment.
Tickets are $175 per person and includes dancing to the fabulous classic rock of Guy Valic and band, a sumptuous buffet dinner, cocktails, raffles and silent auction. One of a kind Spectrum Designs-designed and produced rock apparel will be available for sale. Event information is available at: www.spectrumenterprises.org/tickets
“We are thrilled to offer our supprters and friends a true Rock experience at My Father’s Place. Personally, I have many cherished memories of this special venue. This will be a night to remember. Don’t be left out! Your support is important and will enable us to continue our important work,” said co-founderStella Spanakos.
Both Spectrum Designs Foundation and the Nicholas Center were founded in 2011. Spectrum Designs is a custom apparel and promotional items business with a social mission – to help individuals with Autism lead full and productive lives through the world of work. The Nicholas Center offers training in vocation and life-skills, employment readiness, community navigation opportunities, and supports individuals with autism at Spectrum enterprises. Spectrum Designs Foundation is expanding operations to Westchester County, in Pleasantville in early 2020.
My Father’s Place presented more than 6,000 shows from over 3,000 diverse artists. Between 1971 and 1987, it was the premier venue for original local talent and an essential tour stop for established national acts, including aspiring artists and comedians such as Madonna, Bruce Springsteen, Aerosmith, Billy Joel, Charlie Daniels, Linda Ronstadt, Stevie Ray Vaughn, Tom Petty, Billy Crystal and Eddie Murphy. The club reopened as a supper club located in the Roslyn Hotel in June 2018.