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Sands Point Civic Association Presents

an Evening with Rep. Steven Israel
April 25, 2018


The Sands Point Civic Association will host an evening with former United States Representative and author Steven Israel at the Sands Point Preserve’s historic Castle Gould on Wednesday, April 25, 2018 at 7:30 pm.


Israel will discuss his new book, “Big Guns,” a satirical novel about the firearm industry and its powerful political forces. He’ll share his provocative, insightful and entertaining perspective on the topic of gun control.


A reception with light refreshments starts at 7:30 pm. The formal program begins at 8:00 pm, followed by a brief Q&A. Dolphin Bookshop, the official bookseller, will have copies of the book available for sale, and Rep. Israel will personally autograph purchased copies. 


Rep. Israel served in the U.S. Congress from 2001 to 2017. When he decided not to seek another term, he was already on his way to establishing himself as a notable author. He began writing about his sixteen years of experience as a Member of Congress. He was one of only nine members of the House Democratic leadership and possesses a singular behind-the-scenes understanding of how Washington officials strategize and process their legislative decisions. Rep. Steve Israel is considered a leading expert in congressional dynamics, which has served as the inspiration for his first novel in 2015, “The Global War on Morris.”  On the heels of his first literary success, Rep. Israel has written a second novel, “Big Guns” awaiting release on April 17, 2018. 


For more information, visit www.SandsPointCivic.org. Reservations are requested by emailing your name and number of guests to president@SandsPointCivic.org.  Admission to the event is free and parking is available.  The event takes place at the Sands Point Preserve, 127 Middle Neck Road, Sands Point, NY 11050.



Jean-Marie Posner



Welcome! The Sands Point Civic Association, Inc. ("SPCA") is a member-driven, not-for-profit with a principal focus on issues of interest to the residents of Sands Point, NY.  It is a non-partisan organization founded in 1971.  The association plans educational and social events, publishes a newsletter, new resident outreach, supports planting of trees and flowers, advocates on important beautification and other issues, and offers many other things. Upcoming SPCA events will be published here.  

We are always welcoming of new volunteers and board members.  If you would like to help effect change in our village, help with an article, work on an event, or with anything else, please send me an email.

We look forward to seeing you and hearing from you!
 Jean-Marie Posner, President


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Sands Point Civic Association, Inc. 
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