Thursday, June 30
Christmas in July, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. at First Universalist Church, Parsonage, Main Road, Southold. Loads of new holiday merchandise, hundreds of items priced at $3 or less. 765-3494.
Summer sale at Good News Thrift Shop, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. at Mattituck Presbyterian Church, Main Road. Half price on all clothing. All proceeds benefit church missions and local needs. 298-4145.
Our Ears and the World of Sound, 3 p.m. at Cutchogue New Suffolk Library, Main Road, Cutchogue. Register: 734-6360.
Stirling Historical Society meeting, 7 p.m., final planning for Civil War Exhibit and open house, at Greenport United Methodist Church, Main Street. Light refreshments. 965-3598.
Friday, July 1
Summer sale at Good News Thrift Shop, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.; see Thursday.
Film ‘The Tourist’ (PG-13), 1:30 p.m. at Mattituck-Laurel Library, Main Road, Mattituck. Suspense-filled international thriller starring Johnny Depp and Angelina Jolie. Free. 298-4134.
Anime Club, 6-8 p.m. for teens ages 13-17 at Riverhead Free Library, 330 Court St. Register: 727-3228, ext. 6 or 112, [email protected]
‘Fowl Follies,’ artist talk and reception, 6-7:30 p.m. at East End Arts Council Carriage House, behind gallery, 133 E. Main St., Riverhead. Jessica McAvoy discusses her visceral reaction to Francisco de Goya’s Black Paintings and desire to instill similar reactions in viewers of “Fowl Follies,” her recent charcoal drawings. 727-0900, eastendarts.org.
Open mic night, 7-10 p.m. at Custer Institute and Observatory, 1115 Main Bayview Road, Southold, hosted by singer/songwriter Liza Coppola. Free; donations to support institute appreciated. 765-2626 or custerobservatory.org.
Musical Celebration “God Bless the USA,” 7:30 p.m. at Living Water Full Gospel Church, 24 Shade Tree Lane, Riverhead. Performance continues Sunday, July 3, 3 p.m. For tickets call church office 722-4969, ext. 204.
Saturday, July 2
Mattituck-Laurel Historical Society’s annual Lawn Sale, 8 a.m.-4 p.m., antiques, collectibles, pottery, small furniture and more, and raffle of new handmade quilt. Located on Museum grounds, Main Road and Cardinal Drive in Mattituck. Rain date Sunday, July 3. Donation $1. 298-0020, mlhistoricalsociety.org.
Southold Mothers’ Club’s children’s toy, book and clothing sale, 8 a.m.-2 p.m. at Southold Town Recreation Center, Peconic Lane, Peconic. Admission free. 433-4946.
North Fork Garden Group, 9-10:30 a.m. at Mattituck-Laurel Library, Main Road, Mattituck. Explore organic gardening through guest speakers, seed exchange and sharing of information. To register call Elizabeth: 565-7160.
Antiques Show and Sale, 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m. at Cutchogue-New Suffolk Historical Council, Village Green, Main Road, Cutchogue. Many vendors, snack bar, home-baked goods, door prizes. Admission, $5. Discount card admits two at $4 each. Under 12, free. Early birds (7:30-9 a.m.), $10. Rain or shine. No pets permitted. cutchoguenewsuffolkhistory.org.
Art and Crafts Snowfence Show & Sale, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. at Old Town Art and Crafts Guild, Main Road, Cutchogue. Local artists and original crafts. 734-6382 or oldtownguild.com.
Summer sale at Good News Thrift Shop, 10 a.m.-1 p.m.; see Thursday.
Southold Historical Society opens summer exhibition, ‘A Quarter Century of Embroidery,’ featuring several dozen examples of the art, in cooperation with Peconic Bay Chapter of Embroiderers’ Guild of America. Location 54325 Main Road; on view 1-4 p.m. Saturdays, Sundays and Wednesdays through end of August. 765-5500, southoldhistoricalsociety.org.
Sculpture Garden Gala, 4- 6 p.m. at Brecknock Hall, One Brecknock Road, Greenport. Honoring Robert Berks. Local wine, silent auction and music by Hot Club of the Hamptons. Tickets: $55 per person. Tickets: 477-3800.
Riverhead Raceway Fireworks, Route 58, Riverhead. Rain date July 9. riverheadraceway.com.
Sunday, July 3
Breakfast, 8:30 a.m.-noon. at Knights of Columbus, 2050 Depot Lane, Cutchogue. Adults, $8; children, $4. 734-7338.
Cutchogue Lions Club 41st annual charity fundraiser Classic Car Show, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. at Capital One Operations Center, Main Road, Mattituck. Event honors J. Parker Wickham. General admission $5, children under 12 free. Classic Car registration fee $20 day of show. Get registration form at CutchogueLions.org, or contact John Hofer at 765-6262 or [email protected]
Oysterponds Heritage Day Community Celebration, noon-3 p.m. “home-grown,” free celebration of local history and culture. Parade starts at noon on Village Lane in Orient, decorated bicycles and pets on leashes welcome. March to Old Point Schoolhouse to read Declaration of Independence and hear North Fork Chorale, then over to Poquatuck Park for picnic, games and open mic of local music. 323-2480.
Musical Celebration “God Bless the USA,” 3 p.m. at Living Water Full Gospel Church. See Friday.
Independence Day Celebration, 5:30-11 p.m., Peconic Riverfront. Family concert by Brady Rymer and a Rock and Roll Review, face painting, jugglers and more. Fireworks 9 p.m. riverheadbid.com.
Monday, July 4
Fourth of July Parade, 11 a.m., New Suffolk Civic Association, from corner of Tuttle Road and New Suffolk Road to Town Beach.
Fourth of July Parade, noon, Southold Village Merchants, Main Road from Boisseau Avenue to Tuckers Lane. 765-4100.
Tuesday, July 5
Open house crafts, 3-4 p.m. at Cutchogue New Suffolk Library, Main Road, Cutchogue. Register: 734-6360.
Summer Showcase Concert for kids, 6 p.m. features Squeaky Clean at Silversmith’s Corner, Town Green, Main Road, Southold. Bring blanket or chair. Rain location Southold United Methodist Church, Main Road. 208-6933.
Wednesday, July 6
Family Science at Long Island Science Center, 11 W. main St., Riverhead, 11 a.m.- 4 p.m. Build Your World! Explore, create and design, make a craft to take home. Different theme each week. All activities ongoing and self-directed, for all ages, Wednesday-Sunday, through Aug. 21. 208-8000.
Tussie Mussies, 1 p.m., presentation led by Carol Fricke at Cutchogue New Suffolk Library, Main Road, Cutchogue, sponsored by Southold Garden Club. Refreshments. 734-6360.
Help us decorate, 1-2 p.m. for ages 5-12, multicultural mural for children’s room. No registration; Sunwise for Kids, 2:30-3 p.m. for ages 5-8, sun safety, each child receives hat, sunglasses and lotion, at Cutchogue New Suffolk Library, Main Road, Cutchogue. Register: 734-6360.
Summer Showcase Concert, 7:30 p.m. features Les-Us More Band and The Earthtones at Silversmith’s Corner, Town Green, Main Road, Southold. Bring blanket or chair. Rain location Southold United Methodist Church, Main Road. 208-6933.
Thursday, July 7
Folk Art with Barbara Stype, 10:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. at East End Arts Council Carriage House, behind gallery, 133 E. Main St., Riverhead. Two one-day workshops, second on July 14. Participants complete painting of local landmark in folk art style using acrylic paint. No prior experience necessary. Materials list provided at registration. Fee: $50 member EEAC, $75 nonmember. To register call 369-2171 or visit education@eastendarts.
Book Discussion Group led by Caroline MacArthur, 10:30 a.m. at Southold Free Library, Main Road. “Into the Wild” by Jon Krakauer. 765-2077.
Floriculture Field Day, 12:30-4:30 p.m. (tour at 1 p.m.) at Cornell’s Long Island Horticulture Research and Extension Center, 3059 Sound Ave., Riverhead. See over 200 annual plant varieties, a demonstration garden of alternatives to ornamental invasive plants, and other display gardens. No fee. 727-7850, ext. 214.
Drop in Bingo, 3-5 p.m. for teens ages 13-17 at Riverhead Free Library, 330 Court St. Register: 727-3228, ext. 6 or 112, [email protected]
‘Legendary Divas’ film and lecture presented by Joe Lauro, 6 p.m. at Floyd Memorial Library, 539 First St., Greenport. Free. 477-0660.
‘Take a Hike! Walk Fire Island,’ book presentation by author Edie Foster, 6-7:30 p.m. at Riverhead Free Library, 330 Court St. 727-3228.
Great Books Discussion: ‘The Odyssey’ by Homer, 7-8 p.m. at Mattituck-Laurel Library, Main Road, Mattituck, led by Jerry Matovcik. Register at reference desk or call 298-4134, ext. 5, and receive complimentary copy. First of three meetings. Refreshments served.
Lecture Series features ‘History of The Pattersquash Gun Club,’ 7 p.m. at Suffolk County Historical Society, 300 W. Main St., Riverhead, presented in connection with exhibit “Private Places Public Spaces: Suffolk County’s Elite Hunt Clubs & Regional Decoys.” Speaker is Dick Richardson, renowned decoy collector and past president of Pattersquash Gun Club. Reservations requested; $5 donation. 727-2881.
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