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“East of the Sun, West of the Moon” by Candace Eaton.

• A cocktail reception for artist Candace Eaton will be held from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 17, at Castello di Borghese Vineyard in Cutchogue. Ms. Eaton’s “Jazz and Horse” series will be on view at the winery through Jan. 7.

Call for artists: Work is sought for the ninth annual ‘10×10=100’ art show and sale to benefit North Fork Environmental Council. The exhibit will be presented by The South Street Gallery in Greenport, where boards of cradled birch plywood are available. Artists may submit up to three pieces. The first board is free; two additional boards may be purchased for $7 each.

Artwork must be submitted to the gallery by Nov. 22. A preview will be held from noon to 6 p.m. Friday, Dec. 4; the sale will start at 6 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 5.

Each piece will be sold for $100, with proceeds split among the gallery, the artist and NFEC.

Call 477-0021 or visit thesouthstreetgallery.com/exhibitions.

• An artist’s reception for Cathy Campbell will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 16, at Old Town Arts and Crafts Guild in Cutchogue.

According to a press release, Ms. Campbell’s watercolors are “influenced by the beauty that surrounds her every day while living on the East End.”

• An artist showcase featuring oil pastel and watercolor paintings by Daniel Dubinsky will be held from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 18, at Macari Vineyard’s Mattituck tasting room.

Cellist Andrew Smith and pianist Alfredo Oyaguez Montero will give a concert of music by Spanish composers at 3 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 19, at Poquatuck Hall in Orient. A reception will follow.

Admission is $20 (children, free). Call 323-1378.

To send arts news, email [email protected], fax to 298-3287, or mail to Times Review News Group, P.O. Box 1500, Mattituck, NY 11952, ATTN: Lauren Sisson.

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10/11/2015 4:35 PM

Decorated vegetables.

It was a perfect autumn day for the 40th annual Riverhead Country Fair, which took place along the waterfront and Main Street on Sunday.

Thousands of people enjoyed exhibits, vegetable and cake decorating competitions, craft booths and much more.

See 43 shots from the festival on northforker.com.

Top Photo: Decorated vegetables (Credit: Katharine Schroeder photo)


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DOUGLAS GREGG PHOTO | Pianists Charlotte Day and Jeffrey Wentz (pictured), along with cellist Ted Hoyle, perform Sunday at 4 p.m. at First Universalist Church of Southold.

Pianists Charlotte Day and Jeffrey Wentz.

• Two pianos, four hands: Charlotte Day of Southold and Jeffrey Wentz of Greenport will give a piano concert at 4 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 4, at Jamesport Meeting House. The “Coming Back” concert is a benefit for First Universalist Church of Southold, whose building was destroyed by fire in March, and for which Ms. Day is music director.

The program will include compositions by Mozart, Schubert, Debussy and Poulenc.

Ms. Day is also a teacher and solo concert pianist. Mr. Wentz is minister of music at First Congregational Church of Riverhead. The two gave numerous concerts together at the Southold church.

Suggested donation is $20 at the door.

• Work by three East Coast photographers, Susan Dooley, Ray Germann and Dave Burns, will be on view Oct. 3 to Nov. 15 at Alex Ferrone Photography Gallery in Cutchogue. The exhibit, “Globetrotting,” includes photographs taken around the United States and abroad. An artists’ reception will be held Saturday, Oct. 3, from 6 to 8 p.m.

The three photographers will give a free gallery talk at 1 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 18. Call 734-8545 to reserve a seat.

• Orient artist Frances Liburt will present “Variations on a Dream,” an exhibit of her paintings, during October at Mattituck-Laurel Library. Ms. Liburt studies painting with local artist and teacher Lee Harned.

• “Local to Global” is the theme of an ‘Arts Mean Business’ seminar and networking event planned by East End Arts for Thursday, Oct. 8. The event will run from 9 to 11 a.m. at Suffolk Theater in Riverhead.

Speakers will include EEA executive director Patricia Snyder; artist Caitlyn Shea; Riverside Rediscovered community liaison Siris Barrios; Patch­ogue Arts Council president Lori Devlin; Allen Handelman, vice president of development at Conifer Realty, which plans to offer artist-priority housing in Riverhead; and Long Island Arts Alliance executive director Theresa Statz-Smith.

Business owners, artists, arts organizations, local government and community leaders, nonprofit groups and interested individuals are welcome.

Artists are invited to display promotional materials and business cards. The materials deadline is Oct. 2.

The advance registration fee is $10 for East End Arts members and $15 for nonmembers; admission is $20 at the door.
Call 727-0900 or go to Events at eastendarts.org.

• A reception and awards presentation for the 50th annual photography contest presented by Friends of Riverhead Free Library will be held from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday, Oct. 2, at the library.

Contact Jane Hill at 727-3228, ext. 168.

Quilter Shannon Shirley will present a trunk show at 7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 2, at the Southold Town Recreation Center in Peconic. She will then lead a ‘Bottles and Blooms’ workshop from 9:30 to 4 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 3, at the recreation center. All levels of quilters are welcome.

Both programs are hosted by the Eastern Long Island Quilters Guild. Ms. Shirley is an artist, teacher, author and award-winning quilter from Woodbridge, Va.

The guest fee for the trunk show is $5. The workshop fee is $50. For details or to register, visit eliqg.com.

Call for artists: Work is sought for East End Arts’ Holiday Gift Boutique, which will be open Nov. 14 to Dec. 23 in the EEA gallery.

Artists may submit handmade ornaments, greeting cards, jewelry and wearables, ceramics and giftware. The deadline for the online application is Thursday, Oct. 22; those accepted must become East End Arts members to participate.

Go to Events at eastendarts.org for the application and information or contact gallery director Jane Kirkwood at 727-0900 or [email protected]

To send arts news, email [email protected], fax to 298-3287, or mail to Times Review News Group, P.O. Box 1500, Mattituck, NY 11952, ATTN: Lauren Sisson.