Thursday, July 14
Fly Swatter Painting, 10-11 a.m. on Cutchogue Village Green, Main Road. Register: 734-6360.
Welcome Mr. Skip! 10-10:45 a.m. for ages 3-6 at Southold Free Library, Main Road. Register: 765-2077.
‘Catch a Star’ Literary Luncheon, noon at Soundview Restaurant, Route 48, Greenport. Sponsored by the Daughters of Israel of Congregation Tifereth Israel, Greenport. Guest speaker Ed German, on-air host of “The Urban Jazz Experience” and “Friday NIght Soul” at WPPB in Southampton. Winner of literary scholarship from Greenport High School, raffles. Tickets $35. Call Paula Shengold, 477-6530.
Tail Waggin’ Tutor, 4 p.m. for grades K-2 at Mattituck-Laurel Library, Main Road, Mattituck. Free. Register: 298-4134.
Movie ‘King Kong,’ 4-6 p.m. for teens ages 13-17 at Riverhead Free Library, 330 Court St. Register: 727-3228, ext. 6 or 112, [email protected]
Katagami and Katazome class, 4:30 p.m. at Mattituck-Laurel Library, Main Road, Mattituck, for students grades 7-12. Japanese silk screening. Free. 298-4134.
Sunset Grill and Groove, 6-10 p.m., fundraiser sponsored by Peconic Bay Medical Center Auxiliary at Vineyard Caterers, Main Road, Aquebogue. Barbecue, coffee, dessert, raffle baskets and raffle of 50 bottles of wine. Music by Debra Liso Band with Prentiss McNeil. Tickets $45. RSVP: 548-6021.
Film Festival ‘Coco & Igor’ directed by Jan Kounen (France, 2009), about relationship between Coco Chanel and Igor Stravinsky; 6 p.m. at Floyd Memorial Library, 539 First St., Greenport. Free. 477-0660.
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. Final of three meetings. Refreshments served.
Dinner and chinese auction fundraiser, 7-11 p.m., to benefit IRIE Therapeutic Horseback Riding Program, at Atlantis Marine World, Riverhead. Tickets $50; includes dinner, music and more. 871-1916.
Lecture Series features ‘The Flanders Club: Its Ties to the Conservation Movement in North America and the Birth of Ducks Unlimited,’ 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 Craig Kessler. Reservations requested; $5 donation. 727-2881.
Friday, July 15
Family show ‘When We Sing’ with Jack’s Waterfall, 11-11:45 a.m., “a show of happiness and laughter” presented by Jack Licitra with lots of instruments, songs, and audience participation, at Southold Free Library, Main Road. 765-2077.
Movie ‘The King’s Speech,’ 1:30 p.m. at Mattituck-Laurel Library, Main Road, Mattituck. Free. An eccentric speech therapist helps the newly crowned King George VI of England overcome his debilitating speech impediment in this Academy Award winning film. 298-4134.
Kitchen Wizards, 4 p.m. for grades 3-6 at Mattituck-Laurel Library, Main Road, Mattituck. Free. Registration required. 298-4134.
Live Game Board Making with Heather Bitka, 4-5 p.m. for grades 4-6 at Southold Free Library, Main Road. 765-2077.
Movie for Families ‘Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone,’ 6 p.m. at Mattituck-Laurel Library, Main Road, Mattituck. Free. 298-4134.
A Night of Sushi and Anime with Sonomi Obinata and Penny, 6-9 p.m. for grades 6+ at Southold Free Library, Main Road. Make sushi, sip Japanese green tea and eat Japanese snacks while watching classic Japanese animated PG film, “Nausicaa of the Valley of the Wind.” 765-2077.
The Secret Language of Women, a Unique Story from Today’s China with Keming Liu, 6:30 p.m. at Cutchogue New Suffolk Library, Main Road, Cutchogue. Register: 734-6360.
Riverhead summer concert series features Who Are Those Guys?, 7 p.m. on grounds of East End Arts & Humanities Council, 133 E. Main St. Free.
Full Moon Kayak, 7 p.m., for ages 12+, hosted by Town of Riverhead Recreation Dept. Meet 6:30 p.m. at Peconic Paddler, 89 Peconic Ave., Riverhead. Stop at local beach for quick moonlight meal. Bring snacks and beverages. Fee $54; residents $44. 727-5744.
Greenport Band presents outdoor concert, 7:30 p.m. in Mitchell Park, Greenport, directed by Colin Van Tuyl. Bring lawn chairs. Free. 553-8443.
Saturday, July 16
Trash to Treasures multi-family yard sale, 8 a.m.-4 p.m. at Old Town Art and Crafts Guild, Main Road, Cutchogue. Huge bake sale. Rain date July 17. 734-6382 or oldtownguild.com.
Orient Congregational Church’s annual fair, 8 a.m., Main Road. 323-2665.
Giant Yard Sale, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., St. John the Evangelist Parish Social Ministry parking lot, 546 John’s Place, Riverhead. s727-1069.
Paddle What’s Left! hosted by North Fork Environmental Council, 9:30-noon for families/beginners, 1:30-3:30 p.m. experienced, leaves from Capt. Marty’s, New Suffolk, and explores shores of Great Peconic Bay and West Creek. Two-person boat/vests $40; bring your own $20; box lunch $7. Reservations required: 298-8880. CANCELLED
LIAPA Tractor Pull and Show, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Hallockville Museum Farm, Sound Avenue, Riverhead. Demonstrations and displays of antique farm machinery by Long Island Antique Power Association. Fee. hallockville.com.
SAVES visit at Petco, 11 a.m., Route 58, Riverhead. Volunteer animal rescue group; visit with cats up for adoption. Donations of old towels, blankets, cat food appreciated.
North Fork Bed and Breakfast presents ‘A North Fork Summer Event,’ 11 a.m.-10.30 p.m., Cornell University and B&B Gardens and Vineyard Tour, dining and dancing. All day celebration of the North Fork: meet farmers, vintners and gardeners; sample local fare at choice of 10 restaurants, and dance all night. Tickets can be purchased online for all or part of day’s events. Portion of proceeds benefits Cornell University Cooperative Extension. Information/tickets: 877-883-9333. Email: [email protected]
Town of Southold Youth Bureau’s 4th annual Summer Jam, noon-4 p.m. at Southold Town Recreation Center/Community Center Campus, Peconic Lane, Peconic. Entertainment, barbecue, games and more. Bring a friend. Free. 765-5182.
First Baptist Church of Cutchogue’s annual Chicken or Rib Barbecue, noon-6 p.m., Route 48, sponsored by Building Fund Committee, Donation: $20, call Kevin or Alethia, 298-7232.
Southold Town Recreation Department sponsors bus trip to see NY Mets take on Philadelphia Phillies, depart recreation center, Peconic Lane, in Peconic at 12:30 p.m. for 4:10 p.m. game. Ticket/transportation $62. Nonresidents welcome. 765-5182.
The American Child Exhibit opens 1-4 p.m. at Cutchogue-New Suffolk Historical Council’s Old Schoolhouse on Village Green, Main Road, Cutchogue. Free. On view through Aug. 20. cutchoguenewsuffolkhistory.org.
Japanese Fish Printing class (Gyotaku), 1-2:30 p.m. at Southold Indian Museum’s Center for Traditional Crafts. All supplies provided. Program taught by artist Jack Schwartz. $20 plus $10 materials fee. Registration limited, advance registration required. 765-5577, [email protected]
New Suffolk Waterfront House Tour benefit, 3-6 p.m., six homes on Jackson Street. Hors d’oeuvres, gourmet treats, North Fork wines, music. Proceeds help repay acquisition loan for New Suffolk Waterfront site, protected in cooperation with community of New Suffolk, Town of Southold and Peconic Land Trust, and recently sold to New Suffolk Waterfront Fund. Tickets limited, $150, $250/couple. 603-8456.
Barn Dance and Barbecue, 5 p.m. at Charnews Farm, 3005 Youngs Ave., Southold, with live music, beer, wine. Hosted by Peconic Land Trust. Advance $50, children $15; at door $60, children $20. 283-3195, ext. 19.
Oldies Concert, 5:30-11 p.m., rock and roll oldies extravaganza features the Acchords, Party Dolls and Symphonic Soul, on Peconic Riverfront. Free.riverheadbid.com.
Edgar Cortes Dance Theater, 6 p.m. at Horton Point Lighthouse, 3575 Lighthouse Road, Southold. Performs new work “Dali Aqui” inspired by work of famous surrealist painter, Salvador Dali. Tickets $15 adults, children under 12 free. Available at lighthouse day of performance. 765-5500.
Shoreham-Wading River Community Band’s ‘Music By The Ponds,’ 7 p.m. at Wading River Congregational Church, 2057 North Country Road, sponsored by SWR Community Programs. Admission free, free-will offering . Summer Youth Ministry will sell refreshments. Bring blankets or lawn chairs.
Hollywood Dances presented by Howard Oboler, 8 p.m. at Peconic Landing Auditorium, 1500 Brecknock Road, Greenport. Howard Oboler continues popular film series with program on solos, duets, ensemble numbers and ballets from Hollywood’s golden era musicals. Lecture will focus on Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers, movie musical “Good News” and ballet “Slaughter on Tenth Avenue,” and solo by Ann Miller. 477-3800.
Film ‘Saving Hubble,’ 8-9:30 p.m. at Custer Institute and Observatory, 1115 Main Bayview Road, Southold. Documentary about America’s fight to save Hubble Space Telescope. Q&A session follows with filmmaker David Gaynes. Suggested donation: $12, $8 members/full time students. Includes stargazing session after film. 765-2626.
Sunday, July 17
Long Island Moose Classic Car Club show, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. at Tanger Outlet Center in Riverhead. Cars, trucks and motorcycles. All donations go to Wounded Warrior Project. 831-3547.
LIAPA Tractor Pull and Show, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Hallockville Museum Farm. See Saturday.
Rotary Club of Greenport’s 20th annual Art & Craft Fair, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. at Capital One Bank parking lot, Main Street, Greenport. 765-3609 (message), 734-6800.
Tribute performance by Paul Gomez, close friend of singer Harry Chapin, 2-4 p.m. at Castello di Borghese Winery in Cutchogue, on 30th anniversary of Chapin’s death. Suggested donation $10, all proceeds benefit Harry Chapin Food bank, Long Island Cares.
Annual chicken barbecue, 4-6 p.m. at St. Isidore Church school, Marcy Avenue, Riverhead. Eat in or take out. Tickets $14 at door, $13 advance. Children $8 at door, $7 advance. 727-2114.
Monday, July 18
Friends of Floyd Memorial Library half-price special on gently used books, 10 a.m.-noon. at lower level “Book Nook,” 539 First St., Greenport. 477-0660.
Monday Night Dancing, 7:30 p.m. in Mitchell Park, Front Street, Greenport. Band X-Cession plays. Bring chairs or blankets.
East End Restaurant Gala, 7-11 p.m. at Claudio’s Clam Bar, Greenport, to benefit Lt. Joe Theinert scholarship fund. Donation $10. DJ Pause, raffles, giveaways and door prizes.
New York Rocks, 7-8 p.m. for teens ages 13-17 at Riverhead Free Library, 330 Court St. Register: 727-3228, ext. 6 or 112, [email protected]
Tuesday, July 19
Skyping Stories with Heather Bitka, 10-11 a.m. for grades 1-2 at Southold Free Library, Main Road. Travel to Argentina over the internet, dinosaur story and craft. 765-2077.
Project Runway for Teens, 4 p.m. at Mattituck-Laurel Library, Main Road, Mattituck, first of three 90-minute classes (also July 26 and Aug. 2) for grades 7- 12. Learn to draw like professional fashion designer. $45 registration fee. 298-4134.
Jamesport Fire Department’s annual Bazaar, 6-11 p.m., at Community Center, Route 25 and S. Jamesport Avenue. Midway, dunking booth, sausage and pepper heroes, Las Vegas tables for ages 18+ and more. Runs through Saturday, July 23. Fireworks 10 p.m. Saturday.
Cutchogue-New Suffolk Historical Council meeting, 7 p.m. at Cutchogue New Suffolk Library, Main Road, Cutchogue. 734-6561.
Vintage Costume Jewelry, 7-8:30 p.m. at Riverhead Free Library, 330 Court St. Presentation by Kathleen Otranto. Register: 727-3228.
Wednesday, July 20
Who Lives In the Sea? A Beach Exploration, 10 a.m.-noon, New Suffolk Waterfront. Peconic Land Trust joins Ron Gelardi and team from the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation for seashore exploration. Using a seine net, collect, examine and release an amazing variety of creatures that swim at the shore, get an up-close look at crabs, fish, mollusks and shrimp before they are released back into the water. Wear water shoes, be prepared to get wet. RSVP: 283-3195 or email [email protected] Free. Rain cancels.
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.
Wok and Roll, for grades K-2; and Katie’s Puppet show, both 11 a.m. at Mattituck-Laurel Library, Main Road, Mattituck. Free. Register: 298-4134.
Friends of Library Book Sale, 3-6 p.m. at Mattituck-Laurel Library, Main Road, Mattituck. 298-4134.
Cole Bros. Circus of the Stars, shows 5 p.m. and 8 p.m. on Greenport Polo Grounds, 400 Moores Lane. Hosted by Greenport Fire Dept. to benefit fire safety education. Tickets in advance through today at Fire Station #1, Third Street. Tickets.com, 1-888-332-5200.
Sunset Visit to the Old Burying Ground, meet 6 p.m. at Southold Free Library’s outside entrance, Main Road, walk to First Presbyterian Church, with Melissa Andruski. Rain cancels. 765-2077.
Movie TBA, 6:30 p.m. for all ages at Southold Free Library, Main Road. Water provided; bring snack. 765-2077.
Jamesport Fire Department’s annual Bazaar, 6-11 p.m., parade 7 p.m., beginning on Washington Avenue. See Tuesday.
Book discussion ‘The Piano Teacher’ by Janice J.K. Lee, 7-8 p.m. at Riverhead Free Library, 330 Court St. Register: 727-3228.
Lifetime Learning Lecture: Pompeii in the Year 79 A.D., 7:30 p.m., slide show and talk presented by Mario Macaluso at Peconic Landing Auditorium, 1500 Brecknock Road, Greenport. Daily life of inhabitants of Pompeii before and during eruption of Mt. Vesuvius on August 24, 79 A.D. Virtual tour of ruins of the ancient city. 477-3800.
Summer Showcase Concert, 7:30 p.m. features Basically Baroque 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 21
Book discussion ‘Secret River,’ 10 a.m. at Cutchogue New Suffolk Library, Main Road, Cutchogue. 734-6360.
Crime Stoppers, 2 p.m. for grades 3-6 at Mattituck-Laurel Library, Main Road, Mattituck. Free. Register: 298-4134.
Garnet bracelet, 4-6 p.m. for teens ages 13-17 at Riverhead Free Library, 330 Court St. Register: 727-3228, ext. 6 or 112, [email protected]
Munchkin movie “Max & Ruby Bunny Tales,’ 4 p.m. at Cutchogue New Suffolk Library, Main Road, Cutchogue. Register: 734-6360.
Cole Bros. Circus of the Stars, shows 5 p.m. and 8 p.m. See Wednesday.
Film Festival: ‘Bird,’ Clint Eastwood’s film about jazz great Charles Barker; 6 p.m. at Floyd Memorial Library, 539 First St., Greenport. Free. 477-0660.
American Legion presentation, 6-7 p.m. at Riverhead Free Library, 330 Court St. Register: 727-3228.
Jamesport Fire Department’s annual Bazaar, 6-11 p.m.; see Tuesday.
Southold Mothers’ Club Moms Night Out, 6:30 p.m. at Doolittles Mattituck Shopping Center. RSVP Linda 433-4946.
East End Arts Council School of the Arts presents ‘About the Sea’ with Amy Worth, 6:30 p.m. at Brecknock Hall, Brecknock Road, Greenport. 369-2171.
Original Voices at the Vail, 7-11 p.m., Vail-Leavitt Music Hall, 18 Peconic Ave., Riverhead. vailleavitt.org.
Lecture Series features ‘South Side Sportsmen’s Club Now Connetquot River State Park,’ 7 p.m. at Suffolk County Historical Society, 300 W. Main St., Riverhead. Speakers: Linda Kasten Educational and Bob Labuski. See Thursday.
Management Productions One-Act Fringe Festival, 8 p.m. at Creation Station Black Box Theatre, behind Cutchogue United Methodist Church, Main Road. Tickets at door $10. Through Saturday, July 23. 745-0124.
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