Thursday, June 9
Teen Art Club, 4-6 p.m. in The Loft at Riverhead Free Library, 330 Court St. Register: 727-3228, ext. 6 or 12, [email protected]
Spring Film Festival features ‘Tamara Drewe’ (2010) directed by Stephen Frears, 6 p.m. at Floyd Memorial Library, 539 First St., Greenport. Starring Gemma Arterton, Roger Allam, Dominic Cooper. A young newspaper writer returns to her hometown in the English countryside, where her childhood home is being prepped for sale. Free. 477-0660.
Psychic Night with Janet Russell, 6-10 p.m. at Martha Clara Vineyards, Sound Avenue, Riverhead, benefit for Kent Animal Shelter in Riverhead. Renowned psychic medium and TV host will perform a group reading. Includes Italian pasta dinner buffet and chinese auction. Tickets $50 advance or $55 at door. Seating is limited, reserve at 727-5731, ext. 102.
Small Ensembles concert, 7:30 p.m., performed by Southold Junior/Senior High School students in district auditorium, Oaklawn Avenue. 765-5081.
Friday, June 10
Film ‘True Grit’ (PG-13), 1:30 p.m. at Mattituck-Laurel Library, Main Road, Mattituck. Jeff Bridges stars as aging marshal in 2010 Coen Brothers re-make of 1969 original. Free. 298-4134.
Art Opening, 5-7 p.m., for East End Arts Council’s juried all-media Show: Folk Art, 133 E. Main St., Riverhead. On view June 10-July 15. 727-0900.
Roller Disco Night, 7-9 p.m. at Stotzky Park hockey rink, Riverhead; rain date Friday, June 17. Advance registration $5; at door $10. Skate rentals available. 727-5744.
North Fork Audubon Society’s annual meeting, 7:30 p.m. at Red House, Inlet Pond County Park, Route 48, Greenport. Also, ‘A Walk in the Woods with Henry David Thoreau,’ evening walk on the trails behind the Red House, with readings from Thoreau’s book “Walden” along the way. Afterwards, open discussion about his ideas, and how they relate to American life today. Wear appropriate footwear and be prepared for insects. Meet on back porch of Red House. In case of rain, program moves indoors. Contact Tom Damiani, 477-6456.
Outdoor movie ‘Mr. Troop Mom,’ 7:30 p.m. on Southold Elementary School grounds (bring blankets/chairs for your seating comfort). Admission:$5 (includes 1 free popcorn with ticket purchase). Additional refreshments available for sale). PTA fundraiser.
Outdoor movie ‘Justin Bieber: Never Say Never,’ 8 p.m. at Cutchogue New Suffolk Library, Main Road, Cutchogue. Register: 734-6360.
Saturday, June 11
Peconic Bay Fishing Tournament, 5 a.m.-5:30 p.m., to benefit The Lyme Disease Association. Post-tournament barbecue at Strong’s Marine, Camp Mineola Road., Mattituck. Grand prize $1,000. Fee $75 per angler, $25 barbecue only. Register at (516) 292-1818, peconicbayfishing.org.
Yard Sale 8 a.m., sponsored by Southold Historical Society on front porch of the Prince Building, Main Road. southoldhistoricalsociety.org.
New Suffolk School hosts pancake and sausage breakfast, 8-11 a.m., 1295 4th St.; all proceeds benefit the student enrichment programs. 734-6940.
Jeremy Hamilton Memorial Striped Bass & Bluefish Tournament, 8 a.m.-Sunday, June 12, noon. Adults (ages 13+) $60, kids 12 and under, $15. Prizes awarded. Tickets at Southold Fish Market. Rain date Saturday, June 18. 235-6211.
Yard Sale, 8 a.m.-2 p.m., North Fork Italian American Club’s annual fundraiser, indoors at Southold Town Recreation Center, Peconic Lane, Peconic. Antiques, household items, tools, sporting equipment and more. All proceeds go to scholarship fund. Free admission. [email protected]
Pew Restoration day at Jamesport Meeting House, Main Street and Manor Lane, begins 9 a.m.; breakfast snacks, beverages and lunch provided. Bring gloves, scrapers and paintbrushes and tools to share if possible. Tools available for those who can’t bring their own. For questions and information, call Richard Wines at 722-5170.
Lighthouse Cruise, depart 9 a.m. from Greenport, return 3 p.m. Cruise along Gardiner’s Bay and Long Island Sound to see famous lighthouses of the North Fork, including Long Beach Bar “Bug” Light, Orient Point, Plum Island, Little Gull, Race Rock, Latimer Reef and North Dumpling. Lighthouse trips include maritime history and lighthouse stories by local expert. Cruise vessel stops next to each lighthouse for photo ops. Fee $95 per person, $60 for teens/children. Price includes box lunch and complimentary glass of LI wine or bottle of water. Registration/information: eastendseaport.org, email [email protected], 477-2100. Groups welcome.
‘In Water’ Boat Show, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. at Mitchell Park Marina, sponsored by Village of Greenport, BID, and North Fork Chamber of Commerce. See trends in the most popular boats. Free Admission.
Annual Garden Tour, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., hosted by Cutchogue-New Suffolk Historical Council, Cutchogue. Tickets $25. Proceeds benefit construction of Village Garage. 734-5989, cutchoguenewsuffolkhistory.org.
Central Pine Barrens Commission’s 3rd annual Pine Barrens Discovery Day, 10 a.m. (rain date Sunday, June 12) at Suffolk Community College’s Eastern Campus, Speonk-Riverhead Road in Riverhead. Nature walks, natural history oriented “funshops”, a Kids Discovery Center featuring activities, fun science experiments, and skulls and pelts to experience first hand. information: 218-1177, www. Pbdiscoveryday.org.
Community Festival, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. on back field of Phillips Avenue Elementary School, Riverhead. Rain date Sunday, June 12. Performances on Main Stage include Chip Bryant (vaudevillian silent clown), the Hip Pickles (drum band that promotes “good choices”), the ReDancers, Riverhead High School Cheerleaders, Riverhead Martial Arts Center and Riverhead Building Supply Singers. Carnival of Fun includes rock wall climb, football throw, bouncy house, face painting, hula hoop contest, and much more. Also food, ice cream, and chinese auction. Admission $5, children 2 and under free. 369-6786.
Annual Southern Fried Chicken Dinner, noon-5 p.m. at Unity Baptist Church, Factory Avenue, Mattituck. Donation $15, sponsored by Mens Fellowship Ministry to benefit building fund. 298-8669.
Battle of the Books (Suffolk County Book Trivia), 2-3 p.m. at Cutchogue New Suffolk Library, Main Road, Cutchogue. Register: 734-6360.
Shelter Islander Hilary King reads from her new book “Love…And Other Poems,” 3 p.m. at Floyd Memorial Library, 539 First St., Greenport. 477-0660.
Nature, Art and Man: A Transcendentalist View, 3-4 p.m. at North Fork Audubon Society’s Red House Nature Center, Inlet Pond County Park, Route 48, Greenport. Presentation by Thoreau scholar Jeffrey S. Cramer about Henry David Thoreau’s views on the natural world, and how those views created a conduct of life that became an art in itself. Cramer is curator of Collections at Thoreau Institute at Walden Woods, and will sign copies of his most recent book, “The Quotable Thoreau.” Free. Seating limited. northforkaudubon.org.
Opening reception for ‘Beyond Spheres’ photography project, works of Koichiro Kurita, 4-6 p.m. at North Fork Audubon Society’s Red House, Inlet Pond County Park, Route 48, Greenport. 917-623-5373 or email [email protected]
‘Beatle Music and Burgers’ features The Liverpool Shuffle, 6 p.m. at American Legion Hall in Southold. Tickets $40, includes music and dancing, complimentary glass of wine or beer. Choice of gourmet burgers or chicken kebabs, salad and dessert. Presented by Southold West Branch of Eastern Long Island Hospital Auxiliary. Tickets/information 765-2206.
Chicken and Rib Dinner, 6 p.m. at Holy Trinity Episcopal Church, 768 Main St., Greenport. Call Vanessa Mims, 839-2178 or Dorothy Jackson, 241-7502.
Riverhead Loyal Order of the Moose and Women of the Moose host joint Dinner Dance, 6:30 p.m. at 51 Madison Street, with music by DJ Jerry Assetto. Menu is roast pork, potatoes, vegetable, applesauce, salad, coffee, tea and dessert. Reservations required. Tickets $18 advance and $20 at door. Reservations or information, 779-2694.
Sunday, June 12
Healthy Riders, Healthy Riverhead, begins 8:30 a.m. with registration, at Peconic Riverfront. Pre-register at 727-5744, ext. 23, or riverheadli.com. Fee $10 per rider, $30 family/group of 4. All participants get free T-shirt and lunch. Free Splish Splash or Atlantis Marine World tickets to first 100 children or teen riders to pre-register. Information: 722-4444, ext. 737. Sponsored by Riverhead Youth Bureau Advisory Board to benefit youth programs.
Girl Scout Troop 2462 holds car wash, 8:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. at Southold Town Recreation Center, Peconic Lane, Peconic to help their troop with future projects and to benefit NFAWL. 765-3171.
Breakfast, 8:30 a.m.-noon at Knights of Columbus, 2050 Depot Lane, Cutchogue. Adults, $8; children, $4. 734-7338.
North Fork birding expert Jody Levin leads walk, 9 a.m., in search of late spring birds through woods and fields surrounding Hallockville Museum Farm, Sound Avenue, Riverhead. Registration required: 298-5292 or email [email protected] Fee $5 for Hallockville members, $6 for nonmembers. Bring binoculars, appropriate apparel and sturdy footwear. Heavy rain cancels program.
‘In Water’ Boat Show, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., see Saturday.
Hike led by Barbara Terranova, 9:30-10:30 a.m. at Inlet Pond County Park, Route 48, Greenport. Meet in parking lot. Distance 1.5-3 miles; pack snack and drink, bring camera and binoculars. Dress for weather; footwear with traction recommended. For ages 9+, hosted by Town of Southold Recreation Dept. Fee $5. Registration required: 765-5182.
Orient Beach State Park Picnic, noon-4 p.m., rain or shine, hosted by East End Jewish Community Council. Pack a basket, bring lunch; beverages and dessert provided. Concession stand, picnic tables and barbecue stations available. Parking fee $8. 369-5997.
Taylor’s Island Appreciation Day and Picnic, 1-5 p.m., at Duck Walk Vineyards, Main Road., Southold. Sponsored by Taylor’s Island Foundation, a not-for-profit organization assisting Town of Shelter Island in restoring, maintaining and providing public access to historic Smith-Taylor Cabin on Taylor’s Island in Coecles Harbor. For information, [email protected], 749-1603.
Caroline Doctorow in concert, 3 p.m. at Floyd Memorial Library, 539 First St., Greenport. 477-0660.
Skateboard competition at Riverhead Skate Park, 3 p.m.; skaters judged on their best tricks in allotted time (final format will be announced on competition day). Participants must be 7 or older. Registration open until 2:30 p.m. day of event. Oil City Skate Park will host free skate lessons for kids ages 4 and up beginning 1:30 p.m. www.riverheadli.com/parks-recreation.html, 727-5744.
‘Songs We Love,’ 3 p.m. at North Fork Community Theatre, Old Sound Avenue, Mattituck, features Kelli Baumann, Bob Beodeker, Rusty Kransky, Dee Martin, Marion E. Stark and James Stevens, accompanied by Nancy Deegan and Pat Wall. Tickets $10 at door. Free opening reception 2 p.m. Proceeds benefit NFCT building fund.
Monday, June 13
The Noisy House story, 10-10:30 a.m. for ages 2-3 at Cutchogue New Suffolk Library, Main Road, Cutchogue. Register: 734-6360.
Father’s Day craft, 4-5 p.m. for teens in The Loft at Riverhead Free Library, 330 Court St. Register: 727-3228, ext. 6 or 12, [email protected]
Tuesday, June 14
Daughters of the American Revolution, Suffolk Chapter hold Flag Day ceremony in celebration of 234th birthday of U.S. flag, 9:30 a.m. at World War II Memorial, corner of Pulaski Street and Osborne Avenue in Riverhead. In case of rain, program will be inside Howard Hovey Auditorium, Pulaski Street School. VFW Post 2476 and Riverhead High School NJROTC Unit 96871 will participate in program.
Lifestyles Group, 4 p.m., view “Nutrition Made Clear” and discuss health topics, at Mattituck-Laurel Library, Mattituck. 298-4134.
Gunboat Philadelphia, 6:30 p.m., presentation by veteran and historian Hudson Hagglund at Cutchogue New Suffolk Library, Main Road, Cutchogue. Refreshments served. Register: 734-6360.
Opening reception, 6:30 p.m., for exhibit of photographs by Howard Stevens at Riverhead Town Hall, 200 Howell Avenue, Riverhead. On view through Sept. 10. 727-3200.
Wednesday, June 15
Friends of Library Book Sale, 3-6 p.m. in lower level at Mattituck-Laurel Library, Main Road, Mattituck. Reading, viewing and listening materials at bargain prices. 298-4134.
Teen Book Circle, 4-5 p.m. in The Loft at Riverhead Free Library, 330 Court St. Register: 727-3228, ext. 6 or 12, [email protected]
Cat and Rat Pajama Story Time, 6-7 p.m. for ages 3-8 at Cutchogue New Suffolk Library, Main Road, Cutchogue. Register: 734-6360.
Thursday, June 16
Book discussion ‘Sag Harbor’ by Colson Whitehead, 10 a.m. at Cutchogue New Suffolk Library, Main Road, Cutchogue. 734-6360.
Hulling Night, 5 p.m., Mattituck Lions Club Strawberry Festival, Strawberry Fields fairgrounds, Route 48, Mattituck. Help turn fresh strawberries into ingredients for shortcake and daiquiris for guests. Complimentary snacks and beverages, door prizes. Carnival rides 6:30-10 p.m.; one price ride bracelet $20; single-ride tickets available. mattitucklionsclub.org.
Spring Film Festival features ‘Micmacs’ (France, 2009) directed by Jean-Pierre Jeunet, 6 p.m. at Floyd Memorial Library, 539 First St., Greenport. Satirical look at global arms trade, starring Dany Boon as Bazil, who rallies his friends to take down weapons manufacturers responsible for his father’s death. Free. 477-0660.
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