Calendar: What’s happening this week?
Thursday, April 21
Book Discussion ‘The Art of Racing in the Rain’ by Garth Stein, 10 a.m. at Cutchogue New Suffolk Library, Main Road, Cutchogue. 734-6360.
Spring Recess Family Science, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. at Long Island Science Center, 11 W. Main St., Riverhead. All activities ongoing, through Friday, April 22. Admission $5. 208-8000,lisciencecenter.org.
Easter Egg Hunt, 1 p.m. at San Simeon by the Sound, in back yard of adult day health care; prizes for all participants. 477-2110.
Wanted: Chess enthusiasts! All skill levels; prizes, 1:30-3 p.m., with Penny and David for grades 6 and up at Southold Free Library, Main Road. 765-2077.
Magic: the Gathering, 3-4 p.m. for teens in The Loft at Riverhead Free Library, 330 Court St. Register: 727-3228, ext. 6 or 12, [email protected]
Home Canning 101, 6-8 p.m., with Mark Vosburgh at Riverhead Free Library, 330 Court St. Register: 727-3228, riverheadlibrary.org.
Spring Film Festival features ‘Five Minutes of Heaven’ (2009, Ireland), directed by Oliver Hirschbiegel, 6 p.m. at Floyd Memorial Library, 539 First St., Greenport. Free. 477-0660.
Piano concert — master class workshop, 7 p.m. at Brecknock Hall, 1500 Brecknock Road, Greenport, features Julia Den Boer and Andrea Lodge, hosted by East End Arts Council. 727-0900.
Southold Mothers’ Club’s moms’ night out, 7-9 p.m. at Linda Stavrino’s house. RSVP [email protected]
Friday, April 22
Old Town Art & Crafts Guild’s 2nd annual ‘Spring Awakenings’ juried art competition and sale, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Main Road, Cutchogue. Juror is artist/illustrator/cartoonist Rob White. www.oldtownguild.com.
Movie ‘The Italian Job,’ 1:30 p.m. at Mattituck-Laurel Library, Main Road, Mattituck. Charlie Croker’s plan was flawless, perfectly executed and the escape was clean – he never saw it coming. Free. 298-4134.
Friday Family Flicks ‘Tangled,’ 4 p.m. at Cutchogue New Suffolk Library, Main Road, Cutchogue. Long-haired Princess Rapunzel. Register: 734-6360.
Reception, 5-7 p.m., for exhibit “East End Light” at East End Arts Council gallery, 133 E. Main St., Riverhead. On view through June 3. 727-0900.
East Greenland’s Forbidden Coast Encounters Global Warming, 6:30 p.m., slide talk by Professor Doug Hardy at Floyd Memorial Library, 539 First St., Greenport. Free. 477-0660.
Friday Night Movie ‘Winter’s Bone,’ 4 p.m. at Cutchogue-New Suffolk Library, Main Road, Cutchogue. Unflinching Ozark Mountain girl hacks through dangerous social terrain as she hunts down her drug-dealing father. Register: 734-6360.
Saturday, April 23
Annual Easter Egg Hunt & Breakfast, 8 a.m. at Unity Baptist Church, Factory Avenue, Mattituck, sponsored by youth ministry. Tickets $10. 574-8837, 396-9426.
‘Spring Awakenings’ juried art competition and sale, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; see Friday.
Fourth annual bake sale, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., hosted by Mixed Nuts Relay for Life Team in front of Southold IGA, Main Road, to benefit American Cancer Society.
Calvary Baptist Church’s Community Easter Celebration, 10 a.m.-1 p.m., 515 Riverleigh Ave., Riverhead. Easter egg hunt, drama, music, food and more. Lunch provided. Free event open to children preschool-grade 6 and their parents. 727-4112.
Canines at the Farm, 11 a.m. at Hallockville Museum Farm, Sound Avenue, Riverhead. Enjoy guided tour of museum farm with your dog; in cooperation with Martha Clara Vineyards. All dogs must be on leash and owners should be prepared to ‘clean-up’ after their companion. Free. 298-5292.
Children’s Egg Hunt, 1-2:30 p.m. at Charnews Farm, Youngs Avenue, Southold. Chocolate egg hunt sponsored by Peconic Land Trust, for ages 3-8. Bring baskets; ribbon cutting 1:15 p.m. sharp to begin hunt for hidden treasures. Free, donations accepted. Children must be companied by adult; rain cancels. 283-3195, [email protected]
Easter Egg Hunt, 2:30 p.m. at San Simeon by the Sound, in courtyard of nursing facility; prizes for all participants. 477-2110.
It’s Not Magic, It’s Physics, 8-9:30 p.m. with Dr. Helio Takai at Custer Institute and Observatory, 1115 Main Bayview Road, Southold. Demo/talk/Q&A. Suggested donation $13; members $10; full-time students $5. 765-2626.
Monday, April 25
Yellow Barn opens, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. on grounds of Riverhead Free Library, 330 Court St. Donations of gently used materials accepted Sunday, April 24, in bins in lower parking lot. 727-3228.
Book discussion ‘Sag Harbor’ by Colson Whitehead, noon at Floyd Memorial Library, 539 First St. and 4 p.m. at Peconic Landing, 1500 Brecknock Road, both in Greenport. 477-0660.
Medicinal Teas and Tinctures offered by herbalist Donna Penney, 7 p.m. at Southold Free Library, Main Road. Sip a cup of tea and discover herbal teas and benefits of tinctures, and learn how to make them part of a wellness routine. 765-2077.
Tuesday, April 26
Good Morning Guitar, 10-10:30 a.m. for ages 30 months-age 4 at Southold Free Library, Main Road. Musical storytime fun with Miss Dana and local musician Ray Penney. 765-2077.
Southold Rotary’s chicken & ribs or salmon dinner, noon-8 p.m. at Soundview Restaurant, Route 48, Greenport. Take-out available. Tickets $20, available from any Rotarian or at door. Proceeds benefit club projects including scholarships for high school students and more.
Ship Wrecks of Eastern Long Island, 7 p.m. at Mattituck-Laurel Historical Society’s New Egypt Schoolhouse, Main Road, Mattituck, presented by Bill Pfeiffer of Long Island Divers Association. Free. 948-0143.
Wednesday, April 27
Riverhead Garden Club Luncheon, 10:30 a.m. at the Vineyard Caterers, Main Road, Aquebogue. Boutique, raffles, guest speaker. Tickets. $40, call Lucie Mueller, 722-4288.
Burger Boy, 4-5 p.m. for grades K-1 at Mattituck-Laurel Library, Main Road, Mattituck. Read “Burger Boy” by Alan Durant and create an unusual burger. Register in advance. 298-4134.
‘Save the Grange’ lecture series features “Rudolph Steiner: His Influence Today” given by Steve Storch, Florence Rewinski and K.K. Haspel, 6:30 p.m. at the Grange, Sound Avenue and Church Lane in Northville. Doors open 6 p.m.; organic refreshments served by Peggy. All donations go to “Save the Grange” fund for repairs. [email protected], spirit-renewal.com.
Thursday, April 28
Spring Film Festival features ‘M’ (1931, Germany), directed by Fritz Lang, 6 p.m. at Floyd Memorial Library, 539 First St., Greenport. Free. 477-0660.
Family Game Night, 7 p.m. at Mattituck High School, Main Road, hosted by Students Against Destructive Decisions (SADD). Live Clue game, cards, board games and more. 298-8460.
Stirling Historical Society meeting to plan yard sale and summer activities, 7 p.m. at Greenport United Methodist Church, Main Street. Light refreshments. 965-3598.
Indie Teen concert at Vail-Leavitt Music Hall, 18 Peconic Ave., Riverhead features The Republic of Wolves and Hotel of the Laughing Tree. Doors open 6:30 p.m.; tickets $5 advance at East End Arts Council in Riverhead or $6 at door. Information: [email protected]
Create a Harmonious Home & Community, 7 p.m. at Mattituck-Laurel Library, Main Road, Mattituck. Representative from the L.I. Seaport Eco-Center leads workshop about making more eco-friendly and eco-efficient choices in our daily lives. Free. 298-4134.
In order to be listed in the calendar, events must be open to the general public and be not-for-profit, nonpartisan and nonsectarian in nature. The deadline for receipt of calendar listings is 5 p.m. Friday. To submit material: E-mail [email protected]; mail to Times/Review News-papers, P.O. Box 1500, Mattituck, NY 11952; or fax to 298-3287. Call 298-3200 for information.