Thursday, November 17
Last day to preregister for Mattituck-Cutchogue Teachers’ Association’s 6th annual Thanksgiving Day Turkey Trot 5K Run/Walk, Thursday, Nov. 24, at Mattituck High School. Fee $20, students $10; day of race, $25, students $15, 7:45-8:45 a.m. Forms at mufsd.com. T-shirts to first 300 registrants. 298-4242.
Stained glass class at Riverhead Free Library, 4-5 p.m. Registration required.
Opening reception for exhibit ‘Letters to Sala: a Young Woman’s Life in Nazi Labor Camps,’ presented at the Lyceum Gallery at the Montaukett Learning Resource Center at Suffolk County Community College’s Eastern Campus, Riverhead, 5 p.m. with program at 6 p.m. featuring Dr. Jill Vexler, exhibit curator, and Dr. Ann Kirschner, author of “Sala’s Gift.” Exhibit runs through Nov. 29.
Southold Town Recreation Department offers Thanksgiving With Everything But the Turkey with Paula Croteau, 5-6:15 p.m., at Farmhouse Kitchen Cooking School, 1450 South Harbor Road, Southold. Fee $15; materials fee $30; register: 765-5182. Confirm before class: 765-6032, [email protected]
Film, ‘Wonder Bar’ (1934), directed by Busby Berkeley, starring Al Jolson and all-star cast. 6 p.m. at Floyd Memorial Library, 539 First St., Greenport. Free. 477-0660.
Third Thursdays Artist Talks at Brecknock Hall, One Brecknock Road, Greenport, 6:30 p.m., “Craft as Art” with Myra Eisenberg and Amy Martin, presented by East End Arts School of the Arts. eastendarts.org, 369-2171.
Stirling Historical Society membership meeting featuring slides of 1970s Greenport, light refreshments follow, 7 p.m. at Methodist Church, Main Street, Greenport. 965-3598.
‘Law and Order: The Nursery Rhyme Unit’ performed by Mattituck Junior High School 7 p.m. in Main Road auditorium. Tickets $7 or a nonperishable food item for student council food drive.
East End Arts 25th annual Harvest Gospel Concert Series, 8 p.m. at Mattituck Presbyterian Church, 12605 Main Road; admission free. Harvest Gospel Choir and guest soloists led by artistic director of 25 years, Minister Maryanne McElroy, in nondenominational celebration. 727-0900 or visit eastendarts.org.
Friday, November 18
ELIH Auxiliary Boutique on Wheels, 8 a.m.-4 p.m. in conference room at Eastern Long Island Hospital, Greenport. Scarves, shawls and fashion accessories. 477-5196.
Church sale, gently used items, jewelry, holiday décor, collectibles, something for everyone on your gift list, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. First Universalist Church parsonage, Southold. Rain or shine. 765-3494.
Film, ‘The Adjustment Bureau,’ (PG-13), with Matt Damon, 1:30 p.m. at Mattituck-Laurel Library, Main Road, Mattituck. PG-13. Free.
Film, ‘Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides,’ (PG-13), 3 p.m. at Southold Free Library, Main Road. (Grades 7+). Free. Bring $3 for pizza. 765-2077.
Family Flick, ‘Hoodwinked Too! Hood vs. Evil’ (PG) 4 p.m. Cutchogue New Suffolk Free Library, Main Road, Cutchogue. 734-6360.
Apple Tarts & Tea, 4:30 p.m. at Mattituck-Laurel Library, Main Road, Mattituck. For teens, free. Register: 298-4134.
Chicken marsala family dinner, 5-7 p.m. at Knights of Columbus, Depot Lane, Cutchogue. Adults $15 or 2/$25; children $10. Bar open until 8 p.m. 734-7338.
‘How You Can Help Save Cold-Stunned Sea Turtles’ presentation by Riverhead Foundation for Marine Research and Preservation, at 6 p.m. at Red House at Inlet Pond Park. Sponsored by North Fork Audubon Society. 917-623-5373.
Friday Night Movie, ‘Incendies,’ (R), 7 p.m. Foreign film about family drama, war, and the Middle East as twin siblings try to solve riddles in will of their dead mother. At Cutchogue New Suffolk Free Library, Main Road, Cutchogue. 734-7360.
‘Once Upon A Dream’ presented by Southold Elementary Drama Club, based on classic tale of Cinderella, 7 p.m. in district auditorium. Directed by Kelli Baumann. Tickets $5 at door.
‘Law and Order: The Nursery Rhyme Unit,’ 7 p.m. See Thursday.
Long Island Storytelling Network Tellabration! 7-8:30 p.m. at Riverhead Free Library; annual worldwide storytelling event at different venues; for adults or children over 12. Preregistration encouraged, 727-2228.
Musical ‘Hello, Dolly’ presented by Riverhead Faculty and Community Theatre, 8 p.m. in Cardona Auditorium, Riverhead High School. Tickets $12 advance, 725-2009 or khorn214[email protected]; $15 at door; ages 17 and under $5 at door.
East End Arts 25th annual Harvest Gospel Concert Series, 8 p.m. at Southampton Full Gospel Church, 130 County Road 39, Southampton. See Thursday.
Saturday, November 19
Fall Bird Walk at Hallockville Museum Farm, Riverhead, 9 a.m.-noon, with naturalist and birding expert Mary Laura Lamont, through woods and fields and Hallock State Park Preserve. Registration required: 298-5292; fee $6, $5 members. Bring binoculars, wear appropriate apparel and sturdy footwear. Heavy rain cancels; all fees support Hallockville’s educational mission.
Annual Christmas fair at Orient Congregational Church, Main Road, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Ornaments, decorations, a lunch counter, and unique gifts. Proceeds benefit church’s mission, including John’s Place Homeless Shelter.
Holiday Fair, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. in parish center cafeteria at St. John the Evangelist R.C. Church, 546 St. John’s Place, Riverhead.
Annual Holiday Bazaar, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. in fellowship hall at Riverhead United Methodist Church, 204 E. Main St. Baked goods, jewelry, crafts, white elephant table. Soup and sandwich lunch available for purchase at 11 a.m. 727-2327.
Church sale at First Universalist Church parsonage, Southold. 10 a.m.-3 p.m. See Friday.
Southold Free Library: Working With Your Digital Photos, 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Hands-on computer presentation by Sharper Training Solutions Inc., sponsored by Friends of library. Register. 765-2077.
Dog Park Party ‘Superbone Football,’ 1-3 p.m. at Southold Dog Park behind town recreation center, Peconic. Free monthly themed gathering for town residents and their dogs. Rain date: Sunday, Nov. 20. 765-5182.
A Harvest of Goods and Services, 7th annual live auction, at St. Isidore School auditorium, Riverhead. Viewing at 6 p.m., auction at 7 p.m. Fee $15 or $25/couple. 727-9610.
Dinner dance, 6:30 p.m. Riverhead Women of the Moose, Chapter 1118, 51 Madison St., music by Four Star Entertainment. Tickets $20 at door. RSVP 779-2694. Salute to veterans/military at event.
‘Once Upon A Dream’ presented by Southold Elementary Drama Club, 7 p.m. See Friday.
Leonid meteor party & stargazing (weather permitting), 7 p.m.-midnight at Custer Institute and Observatory, 1115 Main Bayview Road, Southold. Bring blanket or lawn chair. Custer’s telescopes open for viewing. Suggested donation $5, $3 children, members free. 765-2626.
East End Arts 25th annual Harvest Gospel Concert Series, 8 p.m. at Friendship Baptist Church, 59 Anchor St., Flanders. See Thursday.
Musical ‘Hello, Dolly’ presented by Riverhead Faculty and Community Theatre, 8 p.m. in Cardona Auditorium, Riverhead High School. See Friday.
Sunday, November 20
Women of the Moose breakfast, 9-11 a.m. at Riverhead Lodge 1742, 51 Madison St. Information 779-2694.
Southold Mothers’ Club Weekend Playdate at North Fork Fun-n-Fitness, Main Road, 11:30 a.m. Email [email protected] for details and questions.
Southold Free Library: Sun Print Workshop for grades 4-8 with Machiko Kurita, 1-3 p.m.; learn history of cyanotope printing and create photograph. Register: 765-2077.
Raffle of Thanksgiving gift basket by Friends of Floyd Memorial Library, Greenport (on display at library). Tickets $1 each; drawing 2 p.m. All proceeds benefit library programs. 477-0660.
‘A Month of Sundays’ by Bob Larbey, comedy performed by Old Fools Repertory at 2:30 p.m. at Peconic Landing, Greenport. Benefit for CAST. $10 donation at door. 477-3800.
Artists’ Reception, 3-5 p.m. at Rosalie Dimon Gallery at Jamesport Manor Inn. Works by East End Arts members Barbara Groot and Keith Mantell. Local wines and artisan cheeses served. Free admission. On view through Feb. 1, 2012. 727-0900.
Eastlight Performing Arts presents vocal octet LARK performing a cappella repertoire, Italian Rennaissance to American Jazz. Light refreshments follow. 4 p.m. at Poquatuck Hall, Orient. Tickets: $7 advance (recommended); $10 at door. Seating limited. 323-1385.
Tuesday, November 22
Flanders seniors card party, 12:30 p.m. at David H. Crohan Community Center. Admission is $3.
Wednesday, November 23
Desserts & Testimonies Thanksgiving celebration at 7 p.m. at Living Water Full Gospel Church, 24 Shade Tree Lane, Riverhead. Bring dessert to share. Call 722-4969 or visit lwfgc.org
Thursday, November 24
Mattituck-Cutchogue Teachers’ Association’s 6th annual Thanksgiving Day Turkey Trot 5K Run/Walk, 9 a.m. at Mattituck High School. Preregister by Nov 17, $20, students $10; day of race, $25, students $15, 7:45-8:45 a.m. Forms at mufsd.com. T-shirts to first 300 registrants. 298-8520.
Thanksgiving dinner, 10 a.m.-2 p.m.at Friendship Baptist Church, 59 Anchor St., Flanders, Free. 727-7363.
Thanksgiving dinner, 11 a.m.-2 p.m. at Church of the Harvest, Raynor Avenue, Riverhead. Van service and home delivery available. Free. 727-1977.
Community Thanksgiving dinner, 1 p.m. at First Universalist Church of Southold parish hall, Main Road. Free. Reservations 765-3494.
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