Featured Events: Learn personal communication tips at Brecknock Hall

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10/13/2011 7:00 AM |

JENNIFER GUSTAVSON FILE PHOTO | The second installment of a series of four personal communication workshops will take place tonight at Brecknock Hall in Greenport.

Peconic Landing will host a communication skills workshop tonight from 7 to 9 p.m. at Brecknock Hall in Greenport.

The event, called “Emotional Intelligence,” aims to show how managing your emotions will help you improve your professional and personal relationships.

“Emotion plays a role in how you communicate with people,” said Connie Ellis, community enrichment manager for Peconic Landing. “The more you understand that, the more your communication skills improve.”

The event is the second installment of a series of four workshops. There will be a behavioral improvement workshop next Thursday and leadership skills will be featured on Oct. 27.

The fee is $35.00 per session. To register, call Mary Eisenstein (631)477-3800, extension 379.

Here are some other events happening today:

Fingertip Luncheon, at Front Street Station, located at 212 Front Street in Greenport, from noon to 3 p.m. The event is hosted by the Eastern Long Island Hospital Auxiliary. Tickets costs $15 per person. All proceeds to to Eastern Long Island Hospital. For more information, call (631) 477-3670.

The Witch’s Face, at Mattituck-Laurel Library, located at 13900 Main Road in Mattituck, starts at 4 p.m. The event is for students in grades 4-6. To register, call (631) 298-4134.

Film Festival, at Floyd Memorial Library, located at 539 First St. in Greenport, starts at 6 p.m. The free event will feature the 2004 Swedish film, “As It Is In Heaven,” directed by Kay Pollak. For more information, call (631) 477-0660.

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