Thursday, September 22
Italian Dinner, noon-8 p.m. at Soundview Restaurant, Route 48, Greenport, hosted by Eastern Long Island Hospital Auxiliary. Chicken parmesan or spaghetti with meatballs, $18. Tickets 477-2047, 765-5331.
Film Festival features ‘Walk on Water’ (Israel, 2005) directed by Eytan Fox, 6 p.m. at Floyd Memorial Library, 539 First St., Greenport. Free. 477-0660.
‘Collecting Folklore and Oral Histories’ with Dr. John Eilertsen, director, Bridgehampton Historical Society, 7 p.m. at Suffolk County Historical Society, 300 W. Main St., Riverhead. $5 donation to SCHS. RSVP, 727-2881, ext. 100.
Southold Mothers’ Club Moms Night Out, 7-9 p.m. at Linda’s house. RSVP [email protected]
Friday, September 23
Movie ‘Dean Spanley,’ 1:30 p.m. at Mattituck-Laurel Library, Main Road, Mattituck. Set in Edwardian England where stiff upper lips believe men from the Colonies are not entirely to be trusted. Fisk Senior has little time or affection for his son, but eventually finds his heart. Starring Peter O’Toole. Free. 298-4134.
Chicken francese family dinner, 5-7 p.m. at Knights of Columbus, 2050 Depot Lane, Cutchogue. Bar open until 8 p.m. Adults $15 or 2/$25; children, $10. 734-7338.
Third annual Historic Jamesport House Tour, pre-tour cocktail party, 5-7 p.m. at bayfront home in Aquebogue. Combined tickets for pre-tour cocktail party and tour $100. 902-5848, jamesportmeetinghouse.org.
North Fork Audubon Society’s Family Barbecue, 5:30 p.m. at Red House Nature Center, Inlet Pond County Park, Route 48, Greenport. Celebrate Autumnal Equinox. 917-623-5373.
Teen game night, 6-8 p.m. for ages 13-17 at Riverhead Free Library, 330 Court St. Register: 727-3228, ext 0, [email protected]
Zumba Fundraiser for Crohn’s & Colitis in honor of Doobee Hansen, 6-9 p.m. at Southold Elementary School, Oaklawn Avenue. 5-year-old Doobee is the honored hero for CCFA’s annual Take Steps Walk on Saturday, Oct. 1, and all proceeds go to that event. S10 at door. Chinese auction and 50/50 raffle; craft station and face painting for kids available during Zumba portion of fundraiser. Raffle tickets $5 each. 765-3240.
Land and Sea Reception, 6-8 p.m., kick-off party for Greenport Maritime Festival, East End Seaport Museum, Third Street. Local food and wines served. Fee $30, members $25. RSVP: 477-2100. eastendseaport.org.
Friday Night Movie ‘The Lincoln Lawyer,’ 7 p.m. at Cutchogue New Suffolk Library, Main Road, Cutchogue. Friday Family Flick ‘Rango,’ 8 p.m. hosted by library, outside on Cutchogue Village Green, Main Road. 734-6360.
33rd Annual Astronomy Jamboree begins with poetry reading 7:30-8:30 p.m. and concert 8:30-9:30 p.m.; refreshments served, at Custer Institute & Observatory, 1115 Main Bayview Road, Southold. Continues Saturday, Sept. 24, 1 p.m.-midnight. 765-2626 or custerobservatory.org.
Saturday, September 24
Southold Presbyterian Women’s last barn sale of the year, 8 a.m.-noon at historic barn on Wells Avenue behind Bank of America. Rain or shine. For every $5 sale, $1 will be taken off. Merchandise includes crystal, glassware, china, jewelry, furniture, DVDs, videos, collectibles and much more. All proceeds contributed to East End charities.
Do-As-You-Please Bus Trip to Manhattan, co-sponsored by Friends of Mattituck-Laurel and Cutchogue New Suffolk libraries. Bus departs Cutchogue 8 a.m., Mattituck 8:15 a.m. Depart NYC 6 p.m. $25/roundtrip, includes tip. Tickets (nonrefundable) available at either library. 293-4134, 734-6360.
Hallockville Bird Walk with Jody Levin, 9 a.m. North Fork birding expert Jody Levin leads search for early fall birds through woods and fields surrounding Hallockville, 6038 Sound Ave., Riverhead. Registration required: 298-5292 or email [email protected] Fee $5 Hallockville members, $6 non-members. Bring binoculars, wear appropriate apparel and sturdy footwear. Heavy rain cancels.
Southold Indian Museum’s annual Craft and Yard Sale, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., 1080 Main Bayview Road. 765-5577. Rain date Sunday, Sept. 25.
Roanoke Avenue Elementary School’s 2nd annual Fall Harvest Sale, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. on school grounds. Mums, pumpkins, cornstalks and more decorations for home and Halloween. Rain date Sunday, Sept. 25.
3rd annual Historic Jamesport House Tour, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., featuring 12 houses from late 1700s to early 1900s, none visited in previous tours. Tickets $40 advance, $50 at door. 902-5848, jamesportmeetinghouse.org.
Greenport Maritime Festival, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Parade starts 11 a.m. Vendors, roaming musicians, Village Blacksmith, Captain Kidd’s Alley, old-fashioned games, treasure chest, traditional arts and crafts demonstrations, Peconic Radio Club, pirate shows, Power Squadron, kayak derby, live music, whaleboat race, children’s snapper fishing contest. Pick up a festival journal at Greenport merchants or visit eastendseaport.org.
Greenport PTA chinese auction, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. on front lawn of the school, Front Street.
Bluegrass Music Festival, noon-5 p.m. at Big Duck Ranch, 1012 Flanders Road, Flanders. Admission $10, seniors/children under 12 $5. Performers are Boot Scoot Boogie, Vinnie Chills, Carolyn Doctorow and The Steam Rollers, and Ron Rothman. Bring chair or blanket for comfort. Refreshments sold. 258-6796.
Dog Park Party ‘Back to School Playdate,’ 1-3 p.m. at dog park behind Southold Town Recreation Center, Peconic Lane, Peconic. Monthly themed gathering for town residents. Admission free. Rain date: Sunday, Sept. 25. 765-5182.
33rd Annual Astronomy Jamboree, 1 p.m.-midnight at Custer Institute & Observatory, 1115 Main Bayview Road, Southold. Day of speakers and seminars. Suggested donation: $5 adults, $3 children under 14, members free. Check weather first, 765-2626 or custerobservatory.org.
Mattituck-Laurel Historical Society’s Mallets & Merlot 2 p.m. on museum grounds, Main Road, Mattituck. Croquet, chamber music, light fare & wine. Admission $30, members $25, children free. Wine by Peconic Bay Winery, food by Love Lane Catering. Croquet Tournament begins 2:30 p.m.; Mattituck mallet prize and kids prize. Tickets at local merchants or 734-8016, 765-9521, [email protected] or [email protected]
Chicken barbecue, 2-6 p.m. at VFW Post 2476, 620 Parkway St., Riverhead. $10 adults, for chicken, corn on the cob and potato; $2.50 children for hot dog and corn on the cob. Keg beer and soda included. Special raffle for a Compaq laptop and 50/50 raffle. Tickets at post and from members. 664-1462.
Lighthouse Cruise, depart Greenport 4 p.m., return 9 p.m. Cruise along Gardiners Bay and Long Island Sound with local expert to see/photograph famous North Fork lighthouses, including Long Beach Bar “Bug” Light, Orient Point, Plum Island, Little Gull, Race Rock, Latimer Reef and North Dumpling. $95 per person, $60 for teens/children, includes box lunch and complimentary glass of L.I. wine or bottle of water. Registration/information: eastendseaport.org, email [email protected], 477-2100. Groups welcome.
Rejoice & Shout: Celebrating 25 Years of Harvest Gospel Concerts in Riverhead, soul food dinner party at Dark Horse Restaurant at 5:30 p.m. and screening of newly released gospel music documentary “Rejoice & Shout” at 7:30 at Vail-Leavitt Music Hall, 18 Peconic Ave., Riverhead. Dinner and movie, $75; movie only, $25 in advance, $30 at door. 727-0900 or visit eastendarts.org/events/Rejoice.html.
Dinner/dance, 6:30 p.m., hosted by Riverhead Women of the Moose, Chapter 1118, 51 Madison St. Music by JB Music. Reservations required. Tickets: $18 advance, $20 at door. 779-2694.
Sunday, September 25
5K Walk for Breast Cancer Awareness, sponsored by Tanger Outlet Center in Riverhead. Registration, 7:30-8:45 a.m, opening ceremony 8:45 a.m., walk begins 9 a.m. Fee $25 day of event.
Greenport Junior Fire Department hosts buffet breakfast, 8 a.m.-noon at Third Street firehouse. Tickets $9; children under 12 & seniors $6. For tickets call Samantha at 477-6174 or 379-3623.
Flanders Fire Department’s open house, 11 a.m.-2 p.m. includes live fire and rescue demonstrations, a fire prevention trailer and raffles. Free.
Greenport Maritime Festival, 11 a.m.-5 p.m.; see Saturday. Eastern L.I. Hospital “Dream Green” drawing, 65 cash prizes, grand prize: $50,000, tickets $100, drawing at 4 p.m. Chowder contest 1-4 p.m. Bug Lighthouse Excursion leaves Greenport railroad dock behind marine museum at 4:30 pm. Tour guide Bob Allen, whose great-grandfather was a keeper at Bug Light conducts 45 minute-1 hour tour. Pick up festival journal at Greenport merchants or visit eastendseaport.org.
Kent Animal Shelter and Martha Clara Vineyards present annual Wines & Canines 5K Run/Walk, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. at 6025 Sound Ave., Riverhead. Proceeds benefit new Kent Kennels Animal Shelter facility. Bring canine friend on a leash. Includes dog agility demonstrations by All Fur Fun Agility, pet-related vendors, chinese auction and raffle. Food and wine available for purchase. Registration $25 minimum donation per person, children 12 and under free. Registration at 11 a.m., runners start at noon, walkers start course anytime before 1 p.m. To pre-register download registration/pledge forms at KentAnimalShelter.com/winesandcanines or call 727-5731.
‘Many Histories of the Oyster,’ talk by Southold oysterman John Holzapfel, 4 p.m., Sundays in the Barn Series at Shelter Island Historical Society, 16 South Ferry Road. Presentation and slideshow with archival images about bivalve’s biological history and history of oyster industry on the East End. Free, donations accepted. Parking available in adjacent town lot. 749-0025.
Tour of Orient’s “Bug” Light, aka Long Beach Bar Lighthouse, with guide Bob Allen, grandson of former lightkeeper. Depart Greenport railroad dock 4:30 p.m. Boat trip and tour take approximately 1 hour, 15 minutes. Reservations: 477-2100 or eastendseaport.org.
Monday, September 26
Book discussion: ‘Consequence’ by Penelope Lively, noon, Floyd Memorial Library, 539 First St., 4 p.m. at Peconic Landing, 1500 Brecknock Road, both in Greenport. 477-0660.
Grand opening of Peconic Lane Community Center in Peconic, 7 p.m., hosted by Southold Town Recreation Department at former Peconic Lane School. With exhibit of archival photographs of old Peconic, curated by town historian Antonia Booth and Robert Adipietro of Peconic.
Tuesday, September 27
Mommy & Me programs at Long Island Science Center, 10-11:30 a.m. September sessions feature “My Favorite Dinosaur,” “Fun with Floating,” “Your 5 Senses.” Call for schedule, reservations, fees: 208-8000.
Golf outing hosted by St. Patrick R.C. Church in Southold begins 11 a.m. with registration and lunch, at Cherry Creek Golf Links, Riverhead. Entry fee $125; foursome $700; dinner only, $25. Reservations: 765-3442.
Illustrated talk on Ships and Sailors of Orient by Dr. Clyde Melinger, retired sea captain, 7 p.m. at Old Egypt Schoolhouse, Mattituck-Laurel Historical Society, Main Road, Mattituck. Free. 948-0143.
Simulcast of the 92nd Street Y Live from NYC featuring Paul Krugman and Sylvia Nasar, 7:30 p.m. at Peconic Landing Auditorium, 1500 Brecknock Road, Greenport. Paul Krugman is a journalist for the New York Times and professor of economics and international affairs at Princeton University. Sylvia Nasar is a professor at the Columbia Graduate School of Journalism and bestselling author of “A Beautiful Mind.” Tickets $10 at door. Reservations/information 477-3800.
Thursday, September 29
McGann-Mercy’s Booster Club‘s annual Golf Classic at Rock Hill Golf & Country Club in Manorville; registration starts 11:30 a.m., 1 p.m. shotgun start, Hall of Fame induction and lobsterfest dinner 5:30 p.m. Alumnus and golf professional Tom Patri will be honored. Player $225, foursome $800, dinner $75. Reservations: 727-5900, ext. 34 or www.mcgann-mercy.org.
Film Festival features ‘Win, Win’ (USA, 2010) directed by Thomas McCarthy, 6 p.m. at Floyd Memorial Library, 539 First St., Greenport. Free. 477-0660.
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.