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Calendar: A look at what’s happening on the North Fork this week

The 1996 film "The Whole Wide World" will be screened at Floyd memorial Library tonight.

Thursday, February 16

Egyptian Expedition for grades 5-6, 4 p.m. at Mattituck-Laurel Library, Main Road, Mattituck. Registration required. 298-4134.

Southold Mothers’ Club Mom’s Night Out, 5 p.m. at Aerial Fitness, Main Road, Riverhead. Choose either TRX workout or Hot Yoga class. Price $10-$20 depending on attendance. RSVP to Beth by Feb. 9, [email protected]

Winter Film Festival, 6 p.m. at Floyd Memorial Library, 539 First St., Greenport. “The Whole Wide World.” Free. 477-0660.

Art exhibit ‘Into the Light,’ 6-9 p.m. at St. John the Baptist R.C. Church, 1488 North Country Road, Wading River. 929-8279.

East End Arts presents Brandon Boardman with Billy and Mark Johnson in Concert, 6:30 p.m. at Brecknock Hall, One Brecknock Road, Greenport, coinciding with L.I. Winterfest, Black History Month, and in association with Jazz Foundation of America. Free program includes historically significant compositions by African-American jazz legends Duke Ellington, Thelonious Monk and Herbie Hancock. eastendarts.org.

Relay for Life kickoff meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, Main Road, Southold. Register your team (or do it online at relayforlife.org/southoldny).

‘The Glass Menagerie,’ McGann-Mercy Theatre Company presents Tennessee Williams’ classic 1944 play, 7:30 p.m. in school auditorium, 1225 Ostrander Ave., Riverhead. Tickets $8. 727-5900, ext. 10.

Friday, February 17

Free the Trees! 10 a.m. to noon, Mashomack Preserve, Shelter Island. Help remove Asiatic bittersweet, which can kill trees; bring work gloves. Fee $5, members free. Register: 749-1001.

Film, ‘Sarah’s Key,’ 1:30 p.m. at Mattituck-Laurel Library, Main Road, Mattituck. Rated PG-13. Free. 298-4134.

Family Flick, ‘Spy Kids 3,’ 4 p.m. at Cutchogue New Suffolk Library, 27550 Main Road, Cutchogue. Rated PG. Free. 734-6360.

Family dinner, 5-7 p.m. at Knights of Columbus, Depot Lane, Cutchogue. Roast loin of pork. Bar open until 8 p.m. Adults, $15 or 2/$25; children, $10. 734-7338.

Art exhibit ‘Into the Light,’ 6-9 p.m. at St. John the Baptist R.C. Church. See Thursday.

‘The Glass Menagerie,’ 7:30 p.m. at McGann-Mercy High School auditorium. See Thursday.

Saturday, February 18

North Fork Audubon Society’s Fresh and Saltwater Winter Ducks field trip. Meet 9 a.m. at Mattituck Shopping Center. Get close-up views and learn to identify local waterfowl. Led by Rick and Linda Kedenburg. Bring binoculars; dress warmly. 734-7144 or [email protected]

Art exhibit ‘Into the Light,’ 10 a.m.-4 p.m. at St. John the Baptist R.C. Church. See Thursday.

Greenport’s annual Washington’s Day Parade, assemble 11:30 a.m. at Fire Station No. 1 on Third Street, all local fire departments, NJROTC cadets and others; uniforms supplied for kids interested in marching with Eaglets.

Search for Winter Wildlife – Birds and Seals, 1 p.m. with Tom Damiani at Mashomack Preserve, Shelter Island. Bring binoculars; hot chocolate provided. Fee $5, members free. Register: 749-1001.

Great Clovis Point Chili Cookoff, 1-4 p.m., at Clovis Point, Main Road, Jamesport. Taste beef, pork, duck, venison and veggie chilis from seven amateur chefs and three pros: Lia Fallon (Amarelle), Ken Myer (Piping Plover) and Andrew LaLonde (Custom Catering). Tasting and judging $20, includes all 10 chilis and glass of double-gold-winning Clovis Point 2005 Merlot. All net proceeds benefit Group for the East End. 722-4222, clovispointwines.com.

Shelter Island resident Hilary King reads from her book “Love…and other poems,” 2 p.m. at Cutchogue New Suffolk Library, Main Road, Cutchogue. Rescheduled from Feb. 11. 734-6360.

‘What If You’re a North Fork Native and African-American, Too? 4 p.m. in auditorium at Peconic Landing community center, 1500 Brecknock Road, Greenport. Talk by filmmaker Amei Wallach, featuring three generations of an African-American family of Greenport; in celebration of Black History Month. Free. No registration.

‘The Glass Menagerie,’ 7:30 p.m. at McGann-Mercy High School auditorium. See Thursday.

Sunday, February 19

Great Backyard Bird Count, 2-3:30 p.m. at Red House Nature Center, Inlet Pond County Park, 65275 Route 48, Greenport. Learn to identify birds, submit data, build feeder. Suggested donation $5 per family. Sponsored by North Fork Audubon Society. Call 477-6456.

Monday, February 20

Teen program, Presidents Day Trivia, 3:30-4:30 p.m. at Riverhead Free Library, 330 Court St. Test knowledge of presidents. Free. Register: 727-3228, ext. 6 or 12, [email protected]

Tuesday, February 21

North Fork Audubon Society’s Tuesdays With Tom: Drive-By Birding! Meet 8 a.m. at Red House Nature Center, Inlet Pond County Park, 65275 Route 48, Greenport. Carpool all over the North Fork in search of wintering birds: ducks, sparrows, hawks and many other species. Register: 477-6456 or email [email protected]

Book discussion: ‘Pride and Prejudice’ by Jane Austen, 7 p.m. at Riverhead Free Library, 330 Court St. Copies at reference desk. 727-3228.

Wednesday, February 22

‘The Affects of Music and Poetry on Watercolors,’ 10:30 a.m.-noon at Brecknock Hall, One Brecknock Road, Greenport. One-day watercolors workshop for ages 10 and over, instructed by Deirdre Humphrey. Sponsored by East End Arts. $18 members, $27 non-members. 369-2171.

Chocolate Moose, 1-1:45 p.m. for grades K-3 with Miss Dana at Southold Free Library, Main Road. $2 fee required. 765-2077.

Floyd Memorial Library Orient outreach, 2-4 p.m. at Orient Country Store, Village Lane. Books for all ages in all formats, films, music, information, research, conversation and more. 477-0660.

Grange Lecture Series ‘Labyrinths,’ given by Lisa Barrow, open-mic style. Doors open at 6 p.m., show/lecture 6:30-8:30 p.m. at the Grange, 5268 Sound Ave., Northville, Riverhead. 288-8528.

Thursday, February 23

Winter sale, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. at Good News Thrift Shop, Mattituck Presbyterian Church, Mattituck. Half-price on winter clothing. All proceeds go toward church missions and community needs. 298-4134.

‘My Artist Book,’ 10:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. at Brecknock Hall, One Brecknock Road, Greenport. Day 1 of 2-day class. Kids 10 and over will create books using text and various image-making techniques. Instructor: Rosamaria Eisler. Sponsored by East End Arts.

Second session Friday, Feb. 24, same time. Cost for 2-day class, $60 members, $90 non-members. 369-2171.

Winter Film Festival, 6 p.m. at Floyd Memorial Library, 539 First St., Greenport. “The Illusionists.” Free. 477-0660.

Calendar Policy

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 News­papers, P.O. Box 1500, Mattituck, NY 11952; or fax to 298-3287. Call 298-3200 for information.