Friday, November 19
Thanksgiving Dinner for seniors begins 10 a.m. with music at David W. Crohan Community/Senior Center, 655 Flanders Road, Flanders. Dinner served at 12:30 p.m., combined with birthday party for all seniors born in November. Fee $3; RSVP to Ruth at 702-2375.
Movie ‘My Name is Khan,’ 1:30 p.m. at Mattituck-Laurel Library, Main Road, Mattituck. Kahn’s journey across America and its upshot. Free. 298-4134.
Lego-Mania, 4-5 p.m. for grades 3-6 at Cutchogue-New Suffolk Library, Main Road, Cutchogue. Creations will be exhibited in children’s room the following week. Special door prize; snack provided. Register: 734-6360.
Write: My Life, My Song, 4-6 p.m. for teens in The Loft at Riverhead Free Library, 330 Court St. Your words into lyrics. Register: 727-3228, ext. 6 or ext. 112.
Teen Night/Movie Night for grades 5-8, 6-8:45 p.m. at Senior Human Resource Center, Shade Tree Lane, Aquebogue. 722-4444, ext. 737, [email protected]
Musical ‘Tom Sawyer’ presented by Southold Elementary drama students, 7 p.m., directed by Kelli J. Baumann and Audrey Grathwohl, in district auditorium on Oaklawn Avenue. Tickets $5, available at Southold Pharmacy or high school computer lab. 765-5208.
‘Aesop’s Foibles,’ 7 p.m. in Mattituck High School auditorium. See Thursday.
The Old Fools Repertory presents Shakespeare’s ‘Much Ado About Nothing,’ and ‘The Taming of the Shrew,’ 7:30 p.m. in Peconic Landing Auditorium, 1500 Brecknock Road, Greenport. Donation $10; proceeds benefit CAST. 477-3800.
‘Annie,’ 8 p.m., classic musical presented by Riverhead Faculty and Community Theatre at Charles Cardona Auditorium, Riverhead High School, 700 Harrison Ave. Donations: $12 in advance, $15 at door; students 17 and under $5 at door. Tickets at Wedel Sign Co., 705 West Main St., Riverhead. 725-2009, rfct.org.
North Fork Community Theatre presents Anton Chekhov’s ‘The Three Sisters,’ 8 p.m., 12700 Old Sound Ave., Mattituck. Adapted and directed by Peg Murray, Chekhov’s play about the lives of three cultured sisters from Moscow living in the Russian countryside is the first of his plays to be performed on the North Fork. Tickets $15; 298-NFCT, nfct.com.
Saturday, November 20
Fall Bird Walk at Hallockville Museum Farm, 9 a.m.-noon with naturalist and birding expert Mary Laura Lamont, through woods and fields of 525-acre landscape. Fee is $5 for members, $6 for nonmembers. Come prepared: binoculars, sturdy footwear and appropriate apparel. Register at 298-5292. All fees support Hallockville’s educational mission.
Christmas Fair, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. in fellowship hall at Orient Congregational Church, 23045 Main Road, hosted by church’s youth group. Holiday decorations, gifts and baked goods. Proceeds help fund group’s July 2011 trip to Tampa for UCC General Synod. 323-2665.
Church of the Redeemer annual bake sale, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. at 13225 Sound Ave., Mattituck. All proceeds benefit food pantry. 298-4277.
Annual Holiday Bazaar, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. at Riverhead United Methodist Church, 204 E. Main St. Jewelry, fancywork, baked goods, white elephant table, silent auction and more. 727-2327.
Greenport Cub Scouts Pack 51 hosts food drive, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. outside Greenport IGA, 101 South St. All donations go to CAST.
Food Fun For Kids, 10:30 a.m. for grades 2-6 at Cutchogue-New Suffolk Library, Main Road, Cutchogue. Create Thanksgiving treats for your family to enjoy. Register: 734-6360.
Fire & Ice program, 11-11:45 a.m. for ages 4-12 at Town of Riverhead Human Resource/Senior Center, 60 Shade Tree Lane, Aquebogue. Safe and scientific fun with fire and ice, including the Big Burp, Mad Science Shower and Screwdriver Sizzle. 722-4444, ext. 740. If weather is inclement call 727-5744, ext. 30.
Annual Holiday Gift Showcase, noon-5 p.m. at Peconic Landing Community Center, 1500 Brecknock Road, Greenport. Selection includes floral and nursery items, handcrafts, jewelry, paintings, quilts, scarves, plus food court featuring North Fork honey, chocolates, cheeses, breads, jams, nuts and more. Proceeds benefit Greenport Fire Department. 477-3800.
Artifact Identification Day, 1-3 p.m. at Southold Free Library, Main Road. PowerPoint presentation by members of Southold Indian Museum about types of objects and artifacts found on local beaches, backyards and gardens. Bring object to be identified. 765-2077.
A Sparkling Afternoon Tea with Margaret M. Johnson, 2-4 p.m. at Riverhead Free Library, 330 Court St. Tasting fee $5, includes finger sandwiches, crumpets and assorted scones. 727-3228, ext. 0.
Harvest of Goods and Services live auction at St. Isidore School, 515 Marcy Ave., Riverhead. Doors open 6 p.m.; bidding begins 7 p.m. Admission $15 or 2/$25. Proceeds benefit school. 727-1650.
‘A Night at the Track,’ 6-10 p.m., races with track, wooden horses and dice plus buffet dinner at Southold American Legion Post 803 hall. Admission $12, mail check to Post 803, P.O. Box 591, Southold 11971. Tickets also at door. Proceeds benefit Griswold-Terry-Glover Post 803’s building fund. For information call 765-2276.
Women of the Moose Dinner/Dance and roast beef buffet, 6:30 p.m. at 51 Madison St., Riverhead. Tickets $18 advance, $20 at door. For information and to reserve call 799-2694.
Musical ‘Tom Sawyer’ presented by Southold Elementary drama students, 7 p.m.; see Friday.
Fundraising auction of hand-knitted items and donated products/services to benefit Maureen’s Haven Homeless Outreach, 7-9 p.m. at The Giving Room, 56215 Main Road, Southold. Food by North Fork Table & Inn and Jamesport Manor Inn. 766-3233.
Music at the Meeting House features Carolyn Cruso, 7 p.m., folk chanteuse/multi-instrumentalist/composer in performance at Jamesport Meeting House, 1590 Main Road. Tickets $17 advance, $20 at door. Call 909-3744.
Harvest Gospel Choir inspirational chorus performs 8 p.m. at Friendship Baptist Church, 59 Anchor St., Flanders, sponsored by East End Arts Council. 727-0900, eastendarts.org.
Vail-Leavitt Concert Series presents East Enders Coffee House Reunion Concert, 7 p.m. at Vail-Leavitt Music Hall, 18 Peconic Ave., Riverhead, featuring Who Are Those Guys, Bruce MacDonald, Jessie Haynes and the East End Thursday Night Jazz Jammers. Tickets $25 online or at door. Doors open 6:30 p.m. vail-leavitt.org. Fundraiser for music hall.
‘Annie,’ 8 p.m. at Riverhead High School. See Friday.
Anton Chekhov’s ‘The Three Sisters;’ 8 p.m. at NFCT. See Friday.
Aureus Duo in Concert, 8-9:30 p.m., features violinist Lisa Casal-Galietta and pianist Danielle Errico performing music by Mozart, Fauré and Guillaume Lekeu at Custer Institute and Observatory, 1115 Main Bayview Road, Southold. Suggested donation $15, members $12, students $8. Stargazing at Custer follows, 9:30 p.m.-midnight, guided tours of the night sky through observatory’s powerful telescopes. Suggested donation $5 adults, $3 children, members and children under 14 free. 765-2626.
Sunday, November 21
Fair Trade market, 8 a.m.-1 p.m. at St. Agnes R.C. Church, Front Street, Greenport features products from 25 developing countries including coffee, jewelry, scarves, bags and more. Proceeds provide medical and educational opportunities for the producers of these goods, who are guaranteed a fair wage. Refreshments provided. 477-0048.
Hanukkah Bazaar and pancake brunch, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. at Temple Israel of Riverhead, 490 Northville Turnpike. Fee for breakfast: adults $10, children under 12 $5; no charge for bazaar. Reserve at 77-3291.
Exotic Destination New Guinea slide lecture by photographer/author/teacher Marcia Weinstein, 2 p.m., sponsored by North Fork Reform Synagogue in community room at Cutchogue Presbyterian Church, Main Road. Donations appreciated. Information: 369-8028, northforkreformsynagogue.org.
Long Island’s Life-Saving Stations, 2 p.m., lecture/presentation by Richard Gardener includes the history of shipwrecks along our southern coast, illustrated by his collection of historical photographs, at Cutchogue-New Suffolk Historical Council, Route 25 at Cases Lane. Refreshments follow. Free. 734-7113.
‘Song of Fish-Shape Paumanok,’ performed by Steven and Susan Sanfilippo, 2 p.m. at Southold Free Library, Main Road. Long Islanders’ songs of coastal and maritime life, culled from historic archives and rare published works; accompanied by banjo, guitar, concertina. 765-2077.
Cold Stunned Sea Turtle lecture, 2-3:30 p.m., offered by Riverhead Foundation for Marine Research and Preservation at Atlantis Marine World, Riverhead. Presentation is designed to recruit beach walkers to search for sea turtles in need of help. Free. Pre-registration required: 369-9840, riverheadfoundation.org.
Anton Chekhov’s ‘The Three Sisters;’ 2:30 p.m. at NFCT. See Friday. Final performance.
Third annual Pipe Organ Concert, 3 p.m. at Cutchogue United Methodist Church, Main Road features North Fork organists Mary Agria, Jason Cockerill, Patricia Feiler and Kim Palermo, George Monahan on bagpipes and vocalist Patrice Keitt performing P.D.Q. Bach’s “Toot Suite” and more. Music director Mary Agria. Admission free; donations accepted for ongoing restoration of historic Estey pipe organ. 765-5667, [email protected]
Monday, November 22
Southold Mothers’ Club: Thanksgiving Food Drive, last day to drop off donations at Stephanie’s house in Mattituck and Amy’s house in Southold. Addresses at [email protected] Moms’ Night Out, 7-9 p.m. at Greenport Art and Design. Bring drinks and food, make pottery holiday presents. RSVP: [email protected]
Tuesday, November 23
Ugly Pie, 3:45-4:45 p.m. for grades K-2 at Southold Free Library, Main Road. Picturebook story and pie-making party with Dana Hegquist. Materials fee $3. Register: 765-2077.
Composer’s Forum Seminar with jazz masters Ben Riley, Billy Johnson and Teddy Charles, 7-8:p.m. upstairs in East End Arts Council’s Carriage House studio, 133 East Main St., Riverhead. Trio performs works by Thelonious Monk and Charles Mingus followed by Q & A. Admission free; donations appreciated. 369-2171, eastendarts.org.
Thursday, November 25
MCTA’s 5th annual Turkey Trot 5K Run/Walk begins 9 a.m. at Mattituck High School, Main Road, hosted by Mattituck-Cutchogue Teachers Association. Pre-registration deadline is Friday, Nov. 19; registration forms at www.mufsd.com. Proceeds benefit scholarships for graduating MHS seniors and the Multiple Sclerosis Society.
Free Thanksgiving Dinner, 11 a.m.-2 p.m. at Church of the Harvest, 527 Raynor Ave., Riverhead. Home-cooked turkey dinner with all the trimmings served to anyone who may be alone or in need. Van pick up available to and from church every 30 minutes, from 85 E. Main St in front of Riverhead Grill. Meal delivery available for home-bound individuals. 727-1977.
Community Thanksgiving Dinner, 1 p.m. at First Universalist Church, Main Road, Southold. All welcome. Reserve by Tuesday, Nov. 23: 765-5153, 765-3494. Free.
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