Thursday, September 1
Creation Cave, 9:30 a.m. until one hour before closing at Cutchogue New Suffolk Library, Main Road, Cutchogue, daily through Saturday, Sept. 3. Enjoy assortment of materials for use in creating your own piece of art to take home. All ages. No registration required. 734-7360.
Artists’ reception, 5-7 p.m. at Rosalie Dimon Gallery at Jamesport Manor Inn, 370 Manor Lane in Jamesport. Exhibit features East End Arts members Patricia Feiler and Bob Miller, with series of paintings depicting North Fork landscape. On view through Nov. 2. Local wines and artisan cheeses served. Free. 727-0900. Rescheduled from Aug. 28.
Friday, September 2
Movie ‘Eat Drink Man Woman,’ 1:30 p.m. at Mattituck-Laurel Library, Main Road, Mattituck. Master chef Chu is a long-time widower who lovingly cooks large Sunday dinners for his three daughters, who view the meals as too traditional; but secretly, successful airline executive Jia-Chien loves traditional cooking and would like to be a chef like her father. Free. 298-4134.
Opening reception for Red Dot Exhibit Competition for Art Collectors, 5-7 p.m. at East End Arts gallery, 133 E. Main St., Riverhead. Winning piece, artist and collector will be announced. Guest juror Dr. Charles Riley II presents “Landscapes with Figures” 6:30 p.m., illustrated inside look at art market and big-game hunters who pursue their passion for collecting locally and on international stage. Free. 727-0900.
First Friday Open Mic Night, 7-10 p.m. at Custer Institute and Observatory, 1115 Main Bayview Road, Southold. Aspiring musicians, comics, poets, magicians and storytellers let loose and get experience in front of live audience. Admission free, donations appreciated. 765-2626.
World Mission Craft Sale, 1-5 p.m. in Parish Hall at Holy Trinity Episcopal Church, Main Street and Manor Place, Greenport. Jewelry, games, home furnishings, accessories, clothing and musical instruments. Through Monday, Sept. 5. 734-6199.
Sunnyland Jazz Band concert, 7-8 p.m. presented by Townscape on grounds of East End Arts, Riverhead.
Harvest of the Arts show and sale opening reception, 7-9 p.m. at First Universalist Church, Main Road, Southold. 765-8082, 765-5864.
Greenport Band presents outdoor concert, 7:30 p.m. in Mitchell Park, Greenport, directed by Colin Van Tuyl. Bring lawn chairs. Free. 553-8443.
Movie under the Stars ‘Soul Surfer,’ 7:45 p.m. outside at First Baptist Church of Greenport, 650 Main St. True story of teen surfer Bethany Hamilton, who lost her arm in shark attack and courageously overcame all odds to become a champion again. Popcorn and drinks provided. Free.
Marquee Lighting Ceremony at historic Suffolk Theater, 118 East Main Street, Riverhead, 8 p.m., as part of “A Night Out in Riverhead.” Theater owners Bob and Dianne Castaldi “throw the switch” on new digital marquee, installed as part of current renovation efforts at theater, built in 1933 but closed in 1987. A toast will be presented by the Riverhead Project (new Contemporary/American restaurant located in 350 East Main Street). East End Arts is assisting in coordinating these promotional efforts.
Saturday, September 3
22nd annual Boy Scout Car Show, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. at Peconic Lane School, Peconic. Rain date Sunday, Sept. 4. Antique, steam, classic, collector, street rod, custom cars and trucks. Picnic area, refreshments and food. Trophies awarded. Cutoff date 1990. Pre-registration show car and driver $15; at gate $20. General admission $5; under 12 with parent, free. Benefits Troop 6 of Southold. 298-5757, [email protected]
Flea market, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. at Flanders United Methodist Church, Flanders Road. 727-2168 or 727-5374.
World Mission Craft Sale, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. at Holy Trinity Episcopal Church, Greenport. See Friday.
Harvest of the Arts show and sale, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. at First Universalist Church. See Friday.
The Wine Salon, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., at wineries and other locations across the East End. Go behind scenes and learn more about grape-growing and wine-making on L.I., with tours, tastings and talks on variety of topics. Fee $25. Organized by Long Island Merlot Alliance and Long Island Wine Council. Auction proceeds benefit East End Hospice, Group for the East End, Peconic Land Trust. For information and tickets, harvesteastend.com.
North Fork Garden Group, 10:30 a.m. at Mattituck-Laurel Library, Main Road, Mattituck. Explore organic gardening through guest speakers, seed exchange and sharing of information. To register call Elizabeth: 565-7160.
The Sylvester Manor Educational Farm, Shelter Island’s original 1652 homestead, presents Blue Highway contemporary bluegrass, 4:30p.m., rain or shine. Gate opens 3:30 p.m. Bring picnic, chairs and blankets. Tickets $20 advance, online at brownpapertickets.com, or at sylvestermanor.org.
Steak Nite, 6-9 p.m. hosted by Southold Fire Dept. at Main Road firehouse. Tickets $25; call 765-3385 or 765-1180.
Sunday, September 4
Harvest of the Arts at First Universalist Church, 10:30 a.m. presentation by Nancy Willott “The Spirit of Art and Nature,” show noon-6 p.m., poetry reading 2-4 p.m. See Friday.
World Mission Craft Sale, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. at Holy Trinity Episcopal Church. See Friday.
Talk by sportswriter Robert Lipsyte, 3 p.m. at Floyd Memorial Library, 539 First St., Greenport. Discussion of his recently published memoir, “An Accidental Sportswriter.” Mr. Lipsyte will be interviewed by television producer and writer Ron Fried and sign copies of his book, with proceeds going to library. 477-0660. Rescheduled from Aug. 28.
Monday, September 5
35th annual Antique Show & Sale, 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Old Steeple Community Church, Main Road, Aquebogue. Donation $6, children under 12 free. Over 65 dealers, lunch, baked goods and vegetables available for sale in fellowship hall. 516-868-2751, [email protected] Rescheduled from Aug. 27.
Harvest of the Arts, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. at First Universalist Church. See Friday.
World Mission Craft Sale, 10 a.m-2 p.m. at Holy Trinity Episcopal Church. See Friday.
Thursday, September 8
Book discussion ‘Winesburg, Ohio’ by Sherwood Anderson, 10:30 a.m., led by Caroline MacArthur at Southold Free Library, Main Road. 765-2077.
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