The annual meeting of the Friends of Riverhead Free Library and the Riverhead Free Library Association was held May 13. Laurel Sisson and Arlene Peck, co-presidents of the Friends, presented an overview of what the Friends have been up to during the year with funds raised from sales at the Yellow Barn. (more…)
Riverhead fire headquarters on Roanoke Avenue. (Credit: file photo)
The Long Island Sound Chorus, the Riverhead chapter of Sweet Adelines, recently traveled to Albany to compete at the National Convention, where they sang on the steps of the Capitol building with hundreds of other Sweet Adelines. The LISC practices every week in Riverhead and they sing beautifully. (more…)
Congratulations to Patrick and Krista Lynch on the April 3 birth of their daughter, Madelyn Grace. She weighed 7 pounds, 12 ounces and measured 19 inches. Proud grandparents Michele and Tom Lynch and Laura and Harry Fuerman are simply delighted with the new addition to their family.
Riverhead artist Mary Dabrowski was selected by Riverhead Free Library’s art co-coordinator to display her original acrylic paintings during April. Mary’s work features sunflowers, water scenes and local sights. Be sure to stop in to view her work and enjoy some of the beautiful moments depicted in her paintings.
The next book discussion at Riverhead Free Library will be held today, Thursday, March 27, from 7 to 8 p.m. The book “The Sandcastle Girls,” by Chris Bohjalian, is a sweeping historical love story steeped in the author’s Armenian heritage. (more…)
Riverhead United Methodist Church will host a “Jesus Alive” concert Saturday, March 22, from 7 to 9 p.m. Come enjoy a wonderful evening of entertainment with performances by renowned Christian singer Frank Rendo, the Jesus Alive dancers and Pastor Enrique Lebron and his wife, Isa.
Polish Hall in Riverhead. (Credit: File)
The Riverhead Lions Club will hold its annual St. Patrick’s Day corn beef and cabbage dinner Saturday, March 15, at 6 p.m. at the Riverhead Polish Hall. Tickets can be purchased at Barth’s Drug Store (727-2125), Peter Danowski’s law firm (727-4900), or at Markowitz, Fenelon & Bank (727-3626). The Lions Club, which is seeking new members, meets at Digger’s Pub the first Monday of every month at 6:30 p.m.
Congratulations to Karen and Michael Skop on the birth of their daughter, Adelaide Rose, born Jan. 25 weighing nine pounds and measuring 22 inches. Her big sister, Evelyn, is so happy to have a sister to play with. Grandparents Nancy and Howie Gassert and Susan and Victor Skop are so thrilled with the new addition to their family. The students at Aquebogue Elementary, where Karen is a kindergarten teacher, are also very happy to hear the great news. (more…)