Artist Talk and Reception, Saturday, May 29, 5-7:30 p.m. in East End Arts Council’s Carriage House, 2nd floor studio, Riverhead, for Artist in Residence Linda Carlsen, who explores concept of archetypes in masks. Ms. Carlsen teaches Carl Jung Archetype Mask Making workshop, Sunday, June 6, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. at EEAC School of the Arts. Information and registration: 369-2171.
Submissions wanted from North Fork artists and galleries for North Fork Chamber of Commerce Art Show 2010 slated for Saturday, June 26, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. in Greenport’s Mitchell Park. Download prospectus and registration fees at NorthForkChamber.org. Deadline Thursday, June 10. 734-8545.
Eastern Long Island Hospital Golf Classic, Wednesday, June 9 at Gardiner’s Bay Country Club, Shelter Island. Lunch 11:30 a.m.; shotgun tee-off 1 p.m.; patio grill barbecue 2-5 p.m.; cocktails 5:30 p.m.; buffet 6 p.m.; awards ceremony 7 p.m. Event honors Dr. Frank J. Adipietro. Fee $295; cocktails/buffet only, $100. 477-5164.
North Fork Community Theatre’s 2nd annual Building on Tradition Campaign Gala, Friday, June 11, 7 p.m. at Martha Clara Vineyards, Riverhead. Master of Ceremonies is actress Cathy Moriarty; award recipient Lee Davis. Tickets $75. [email protected], [email protected], 917-334-6639.
Car wash, Saturday, May 29, 9 a.m.-noon, hosted by Greenport Early Act Club in front of Greenport School, Front Street. Free-will donation. Proceeds benefit Southold Town Relay for LIfe and American Cancer Society. 477-1950.
Riverhead Community Awareness Program’s 25th annual Say No to Drugs March, Friday, June 4 begins 9:30 a.m. in front of Pulaski Street School, heads south on Roanoke Avenue, west on Second Street and returns to school via Griffing Avenue. Honored guest and keynote speaker is former NY Jets football player Bobby Jackson. CAP will present special award to Senator Kenneth P. LaValle. Ceremony on steps of school follows; then picnic lunch served to all students by Loyal Order of Moose Lodge #1742. 727-3722.
Car Show, Saturday, May 29, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. at Martha Clara Vineyards, Riverhead, to benefit The Wounded Warrior Project. Pre-registerd show cars $15; spectators $5. Featuring 1909 Alco “Black Beast.” [email protected]
Songs of Hope and Renewal, Friday, May 28, 7-10 p.m. at Giving Room, Main Road, Southold, to benefit The Retreat Domestic Violence Services. Open mic night and continuation of Thursday’s art auction. Admission $10 to benefit The retreat. Food by NoFo Oyster Bar, Sang Lee Farms and Desserts by Claudia Fleming. 766-4081, givingroom.net; theretreatinc.org. Auction ends Sunday, May 30, following yoga workshops and organic juicing, 8:30 a.m.-noon; portion of proceeds benefits The Retreat.
Pig Roast, Saturday, June 5, 3 p.m. at Four Doors Down, Mattituck, to benefit Spencer Shea. Music by Tidal Groove, 5 p.m. Food, giveaways and more. Donation $10 to benefit Spencer and his continuation of care. All welcome. 298-8311.
Carla Timpone Memorial Scholarship Beach Blast Fundraiser, Sunday, June 6, 2-7 p.m. at Veterans Memorial Park, Mattituck. Raw bar, barbecue, beverages, music, chinese auction. Adults $50; students $25; under 12 free. 298-5264.
Quilt Raffle sponsored by Friends of Floyd Memorial Library. Tickets $2 or 3/$5. Continues through August. 477-0660.
Vendors wanted for Southold Fire Department’s annual Craft Fair slated for Saturday, June 19. Call 765-6913.
Vendors wanted for Flea Market and Craft Fair slated for Saturday, June 5, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. at Big Duck Ranch, Flanders. Hosted by Friends of the Big Duck. Fee: $35 for 10 x 10 space. Reserve by May 15: 727-0593, [email protected]
Make a Corn Husk Doll or Action Figure, Sunday, May 30, 2-4 p.m. at Southold Indian Museum. All ages welcome. Educational exhibit introduces dolls and figures made by indigenous cultures in the Americas; make your own doll or figure. Suggested donation for materials $5. 325-8272.
Chowder Festival at the Beach, New Suffolk, Saturday, May 29, noon-2 p.m. Meet at old Galley Ho for samples of locally prepared chowder, barbecue, live music and children’s activities. Donations accepted. Co-sponsored by Peconic Land Trust and New Suffolk Waterfront Fund. Rain date Sunday, May 30. 283-3195, [email protected], 566-0806.
East End Arts Council’s 14th annual Riverhead Community Mosaic Street Painting Festival, Sunday, May 30, noon-5 p.m. in downtown Riverhead on East Main Street and on grounds of EEAC, 133 E. Main St. Street painting, storytelling, musician’s showcase, drumming and dance circle, art activities, performances, artist sale and exhibit, face painting and more. Street painting squares available for purchase day of event: $20, includes materials.eastendarts.org. Rain date Monday, May 31, 2-5 p.m.
Movie ‘Sherlock Holmes,’ Friday, May 28, 1:30 p.m. at Mattituck-Laurel Library, Mattituck. Directed by Guy Ritchie, starring Robert Downey Jr. and Jude Law. Free. 298-4134.
Food and Drink
North Fork Pig Roast, Saturday, June 5, 4-7 p.m. at Pindar Vineyards, Peconic, to benefit East End Hospice. Rain or shine. Food served 4-6 p.m.; drinks and fun until 7 p.m. Roasted pig, smoked beans, salads, cornbread, applesauce, hot dogs, hamburgers, beverages and desserts; live music by The Trip Kings; face painting, arts and crafts, bounce houses and more. Adults $30; ages 12 and under $10; under 2 free. 288-7080, eeh.org.
Culinary Tour, Wednesday, June 9, 5-6:30 p.m. features “Argentina/Avocados,” outdoor grilling South American-style, with Paula Croteau at Farmhouse Kitchen Cooking School, 1450 South Harbor Road, Southold. Students make asada flank steak fajitas and guacamole and frijoles salad. Class fee $20; residents $15. Bring apron and $25 ingredients fee to class. Space limited to 15; register: 765-5182. Confirm prior to class: 765-6032, [email protected] Offered by Southold Town Recreation Department.
Lunch on the Riverfront, Peconic River Boardwalk, Thursday, June 3, noon-2 p.m., presented by Town of Riverhead Recreation Department. Bring lunch. Continues through Sept. and will feature art or photography of a local artist. 722-4444, ext. 731.
For All Ages
Memorial for James Edward Booker, great-grandson of slaves, Saturday, May 29, 1 p.m. at 1185 Northville Turnpike, Riverhead, on portion of his late parents’ farm. Booker Homestead is an official Riverhead Town landmark. Hosted by James’ sister Carol Booker-Joynes. Includes special exhibit on Mr. Booker’s life. All welcome. 727-8292.
For Bargain Hunters
Flea Market, Saturday, May 29, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. at Flanders United Methodist Church. 727-2168. 727-5374. Sponsored by Flanders United Methodist Women.
Vendors wanted for community garage sale slated for Saturday, June 5, at First Presbyterian Church, Southold. Fundraiser for Youth Group’s mission trip to Arizona Reservation in July. Vendor tables $25. Call 255-8034, 433-7806.
Vendors wanted for community yard sale slated for Saturday, June 5, 8 a.m.-4 p.m. at Hallockville Museum Farm, Riverhead. Antiques, collectibles, household items and more. Rain date Sunday, June 6. Proceeds support museum’s programs. 298-5292.
Southold Mothers’ Club: SMC Yard Sale, Saturday, May 29, 8 a.m.-noon at Gabriella’s house, 6800 Alvah’s Lane, Cutchogue. Household items, furniture, clothes, shoes, books and more. Sale benefits SMC; 10 percent of proceeds donated to SMC’s Relay for Life team to benefit American Cancer Society. Clean items in good condition wanted: 734-2670, [email protected]
Teen movie night features ‘Pressure Cooker’ (2009), 5:30 p.m., story of two semesters in culinary arts class of irreverent high school teacher. For ages 13-18 at Floyd Memorial Library, 539 First St., Greenport. Free. 477-0660.
Riverhead Memorial Day Parade, Monday, ay 31, 10 a.m., starts corner of Pulaski Street and Osborne Avenue, down Osborne to War Memorial at Court and West Main Streets for brief ceremony, then east on Main Street to Roanoke Avenue, right on Northville Turnpike, left on East Avenue to St. John’s Cemetery for wreath-laying ceremony; on to Riverhead Cemetery, ending at starting point for closing ceremony. Bring lawn chairs, cameras and flags to wave. All welcome.
Town of Southold Memorial Day Parade, Monday, May 31, in Village of Greenport begins after 10 a.m. ceremony at Veteran’s Memorial Park, First and Main Streets, goes down Main Street to Front Street and on to Third Street Firehouse. All Southold Town veterans encouraged to attend/participate. 477-9729.
Greenport Girl Scouts and Boy Scouts parade, Monday, May 31 begins 8 a.m. in Adams Street parking lot and proceeds to railroad dock for memorial service.
Sports and Recreation
Our Redeemer Lutheran School’s Tour de Peconic, Saturday, June 5, covers Aquebogue to Orient Point. Proceeds benefit ORLS Fine Arts Program. Family ride 16 miles; moderate 31 miles; full ride 64 miles. Day of biking, 2 meals, gifts and grand prize for largest donation. Catered dinner follows ride. 334-1069, [email protected]
North Fork Community Theatre presents ‘110 in the Shade,’ throughMay 30. Musical based on Richard Nash play “The Rainmaker,” with songs by Tom Jones and Harvey Schmidt. Thursdays-Saturdays, 8 p.m.; Sunday matinees 2:30 p.m. Free pre-performance reception Thursdays, 7 p.m. Tickets $20. 298-NFCT, nfct.com.
Tours and Trips
Newport Flower Show and Tour of Elms Mansion, Saturday, June 26, sponsored by Friends of Cutchogue-New Suffolk and Mattituck-Laurel libraries. Orient ferry departs 8 a.m.; return on 5 p.m. ferry. Fee $80, includes transportation, entrance fees, mansion tour, lunch and gratuities. Tickets available at Cutchogue-New Suffolk Library. 734-8067.
The Written Word
Book discussion ‘Travels with Charley’ by John Steinbeck, Thursday, June 3, 10:30 a.m., led by Caroline MacArthur at Southold Free Library, Main Road. Free; all welcome. 765-2077.