This Carvel location is part of a nationwide chain that was started in Westchester County in the 1930s. This…More location sells ice cream cakes, hard and soft ice cream in cones or dishes and more. It offers counter service and has eat-in tables. It is located in the shopping center that also houses the Elwood Cinema movie theater.
Legend has it that Tom Carvel's ice cream truck broke down upstate necessitating a quick sale of his inventory. Customers enjoyed the ice cream as it softened and Carvel also realized he could sell more product from a fixed location than from a moving truck. The rest is history that can be read here: http://carvelicecream.wordpress.com/history/
Today, Carvel is famous for its ice cream cakes with chocolate crunchies. There are more than 500 Carvel stores and the products are sold in more than 8,500 supermarkets nationwide, including Stop & Shop in Northport.
Suffolk County Vanderbilt Museum 180 Little Neck Rd, Centerport, NY11721 The Vanderbilt is a museum dedicated to the education and enjoyment of the residents of Long Island and beyond.…More Exhibitions and themes studied include Long Island's Gold Coast Era and tribute to William K. Vanderbilt II's desire that his marine, natural history and ethnographic collections promote appreciation and understanding of the diversity of life, other cultures and scientific knowledge.
Harborfields Public Library 31 Broadway, Greenlawn, NY11740 The Harborfields Library offers a collection of books, resources, programs and technology for the kids and adults of the…More community. The library also offers computer resources, educational programs, book clubs and children's reading programs. The library’s catalog includes departments for fiction, literature, nonfiction, reference, biography, history and science, among others.