Thursday, November 11
Gizmo Guys Family Event, 10 a.m. at Southold Town Recreation Center, Peconic Lane, Peconic. Rapid-fire juggling act called “a raucous roller coaster ride of laughter for all ages!” Sponsored by 4EC (East End Education Enrichment Coalition). Free. Information at your local library: 477-0660, 734-6360, 298-4134, 765-2077.
Veterans Day services will be conducted at American Legion Post 803, Main Road in Southold, 11 a.m. For more information call 765-2595.
Combined Veterans Committee Riverhead Unit hosts annual Veterans Day Ceremony, 11 a.m. at World War I Monument, corner of Court and Main streets, Riverhead. Hot dogs, soups and light refreshments served at the American Legion in Riverhead after the ceremony. Rain or shine; all welcome. 727-1726.
Greenport Girl Scouts and Southold Chapter NSDAR Veterans Day memorial service, 11 a.m. at the flagpole in Mitchell Park, Front Street, Greenport. All welcome. 477-9626.
Veterans’ ‘Save the Legion’ fundraiser dinner, noon-9 p.m. at Skipper’s Restaurant, Greenport, includes choice of Yankee pot roast, chicken Parmesan or stuffed flounder. Takeout available. Tickets at door $18.
Southold Historical Society’s 2nd annual Harvest Dinner, noon-8 p.m. at Soundview Restaurant, Route 48, Greenport. “Comfort food” choice of pot roast or salmon and 50/50 raffle. Tickets $20; raffle tickets $1 or 6/$5. Tickets available at society headquarters in Prince Building, Main Road, Monday-Friday, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. or at door on day of event. Raffle tickets available day of event only. 765-5500.
Indie Teen Concert, 7 p.m. at Vail-Leavitt Music Hall, 18 Peconic Ave., Riverhead, features Lauren Peyton (Manorville), Mary Angela Benthal (Jamesport) and Hope Andrejack (Cutchogue). Tickets $5 in advance at East End Arts Council, Riverhead and $6 at door. [email protected]
Friday, November 12
Eastern Long Island Hospital Auxiliary Boutique on Wheels, handbags, scarves and more, 8 a.m.-4 p.m. in ELIH conference room, Manor Place, Greenport. 477-5196.
Sing and Play Olé: Animals, 10:30-11:15 a.m. for ages 2-3 with caregivers at Cutchogue-New Suffolk Library, Main Road, Cutchogue. 734-6360.
Woman’s Club of Riverhead meets 1 p.m. at Riverhead Free Library, 330 Court St. All ladies welcome. 929-6529.
‘North Face’ film inspired by true story of 1936 mountain climbers in Swiss Alps, 1:30 p.m. at Mattituck-Laurel Library, Main Road, Mattituck. Free. 298-4134.
Southold Cub Scout Pack 6 annual spaghetti dinner and chinese auction, 5-7 p.m. at American Legion Hall, Main Road, Southold. Tickets at door, adults $10, children $5. 873-9283.
Mattituck-Cutchogue Cub Scout Pack 39’s spaghetti dinner in high school cafeteria Friday, 5-7:30 p.m. Tickets in advance or at door: adults $10, children $8, family of five, $40. 298-3563.
Teen Night/Open Gym at Aquebogue Elementary School gymnasium, Main Road, Aquebogue. Session I, 6-8 p.m. for grades 5 & 6 only; Session II, 8:30-10:30 p.m. for grades 7 & 8 only. 722-4444, ext. 737, [email protected]
‘A Gallery Walk Through Local History’ with Jim Grathwohl, 6-7 p.m. at Cutchogue-New Suffolk Library, Main Road, Cutchogue, in conjunction with ‘Life in the Past Lane,’ last year’s exhibit of local historical ephemera brought back by popular demand. Runs through December. 734-6360.
‘Main Street, Suffolk County,’ photography competition opening reception and winners announced, 6-8 p.m. at Suffolk County Historical Society, 300 W. Main St., Riverhead. 727-2881.
‘Iron Man 2,’ teen movie, 6:30 p.m. at Southold Free Library, Main Road, for grades 7 and up. 765-2077.
Film and Faith series begins with acclaimed Swedish film “As It Is In Heaven,” 7 p.m. at Creation Station behind Cutchogue United Methodist Church, Main Road. Discussion follows with Suffolk County Community College Professor Dr. John Agria. 765-5667, ag[email protected]
Friday Night at the Movies: ‘City Island,’ Cutchogue-New Suffolk Library, Main Road, Cutchogue. Free, all welcome. 734-6360.
‘Why Go to Antarctica?’ presentation by North Fork Audubon Society president Bev Prentice about her recent trip; at November general meeting, 7:30 p.m. at Peconic Landing Community Center, 1500 Brecknock Road, Greenport. Free. 917-623-5373, [email protected]
Battle of the Bands, 7 p.m. at Greenport School auditorium, Front Street. Participants include The Entertainment, Bright Colored Lights, You Again and Eight Track Mind. Tickets are $10 per person, with proceeds going toward new sound equipment for the school. 477-1950.
‘Annie,’ 8 p.m., classical musical presented by Riverhead Faculty and Community Theatre at Charles Cardona Auditorium, Riverhead High School, 700 Harrison Ave. Donations: $12 in advance at Wedel Sign Co., 705 West Main St.; $15 at door; students 17 and under $5 at door. 725-2009, rfct.org.
Northeast Stage presents ‘Bottoms Up: The Private Lives of Noel Coward,’ by Daniel Rosenblatt, 8 p.m. at Brecknock Hall, 1500 Brecknock Road, Greenport. Co-directed by A.D. Newcomer and James Pritchard; musical direction by Dee Laveglia. Adult themes and language. Tickets $15 at door or reserve at 765-1409. Seating limited. [email protected]
North Fork Community Theatre presents Anton Chekhov’s ‘The Three Sisters,’ 8 p.m., 12700 Old Sound Ave., Mattituck. Adapted and directed by Peg Murray, Chekhov’s play about the lives of three cultured sisters from Moscow living in the Russian countryside is the first of his plays to be performed on the North Fork. Tickets $15; 298-NFCT, nfct.com.
Saturday, November 13
North Fork Audubon Society’s indoor yard and bake sale, 9 a.m. at Red House Nature Center, Inlet Pond County Park, Route 48, Greenport. Accepting donations of gently used furniture, books, collectibles, etc. in advance and baked goods 8-8:30 a.m. on day of event. 804-2713, [email protected]
Free Street Hockey Clinic, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. at Stotzky Park hockey rink, Riverhead, hosted by Town of Riverhead Recreation Department. Bring hockey stick; skates not required. New York Islanders and mascot Sparky the Dragon will be on hand with an inflatable for kids to play on and to take registrations for their free Kids’ Club. 727-5744, ext. 28.
Christmas Fair Gifts/Crafts/Bake Sale, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. at Friendship Baptist Church, 59 Anchor St., Riverhead. Call 727-1506, 516-578-6986.
‘FAQ About Art and the Law,’ attorney Carol Steinberg talks about protecting intellectual property and more, 11 a.m.-1:30 p.m. at East End Arts Council, 133 East Main St., Riverhead. Cost: $15 for members; $25 for nonmembers. 727-0900.
‘The Bodacious Book Show,’ 11 a.m. for grades K-6 at Southold Free Library, Main Road, presented by Agostino Arts. Lively interactive show features kids’ favorite classics. 765-2077.
‘Fall Asleep Forgetting’ book reading, discussion and signing by author Georgeann Packard, 3 p.m. at Floyd Memorial Library, 539 First St., Greenport. 477-0660.
Scavenger Hunt sponsored by Polish Town Civic Association, 300 Lincoln St., Riverhead. Doors open 5:30 p.m.; kickoff at 6:45 p.m. $25 admission covers beverages, hunt snacks, buffet supper. 664-0800, 369-1616.
Youth nights with Wii games, pool, pingpong, other activities, 7-9 p.m. at Southold Town Recreation Center, Peconic Lane, Peconic. Snacks available at reasonable prices. 765-5182.
How to Use Your Telescope, 7-9 p.m., lecture and workshop with hands-on help from instructor Jeff Norwood at Custer Institute and Observatory, 1115 Main Bayview Road, Southold, Suggested donation $10 members, $15 nonmembers, $5 students. 765-2626.
‘Annie,’ 8 p.m. at Riverhead High School. See Friday.
North Fork Community Theatre presents Anton Chekhov’s ‘The Three Sisters;’ 8 p.m. at NFCT. See Friday.
Northeast Stage presents ‘Bottoms Up: The Private Lives of Noel Coward,’ 8 p.m. at Brecknock Hall. See Friday.
Leonid Meteor Party and stargazing, 9 p.m.-midnight at Custer Institute and Observatory, 1115 Main Bayview Road, Southold. Watch meteors and explore universe on powerful telescopes. Suggested donation: $5 adults; $3 children under 14; members free. 765-2626.
Sunday, November 14
Fall brunch to benefit CAST, 11 a.m.-2 p.m. at Soundview Restaurant, Route 48, Greenport. Cost: $25 per person. 477-1717, [email protected]
First of three-part career-planning seminar with Judith Arnone, 2-4 p.m. at Southold Free Library, Main Road. Register: 765-2077.
The No Doubt World Famous Monday Night Band ‘Salute to the Troops’ concert, 2 p.m. at Howard Hovey Auditorium, Pulaski Street School, Riverhead. First of group’s 65th season, with marches, hits from Cole Porter, Kern’s “Showboat,” and featuring music by American composers Samuel Barber and William Schuman, directed by John Eyre. Free admission. 727-6538, [email protected]
‘Bar Mitzvah,’ 1:30 p.m., restored classic 1935 Yiddish film starring legendary Boris Thomashefski, with English subtitles, presented by East End Jewish Community Council at Riverhead Free Library, 330 Court St. Introduction by Allen Lewis Rickman, renowned actor in Jewish theater. Light refreshments. All welcome. 369-5997, [email protected]
Soup Supper, 5-7 p.m. at Old Steeple Community Church, Main Road, Aquebogue. Variety of soups with homemade breads; desserts, and beverages. Tickets $10 adults and $7 children under 12. 722-3580, [email protected]
‘Whalemen’s Song’ with Steven Sanfilippo, lecture/concert features songs and poems of 19th-century American whalers. 2 p.m. at Cutchogue-New Suffolk Library, Main Road, Cutchogue. 734-6360, cutchoguelibrary.org.
‘Annie,’ 2 p.m. at Riverhead High School. See Friday.
Anton Chekhov’s ‘The Three Sisters;’ 2:30 p.m. at NFCT. See Friday.
‘Bottoms Up: The Private Lives of Noel Coward,’ 5 p.m. at Brecknock Hall. See Friday.
Monday, November 15
A Pig Parade Is a Terrible Idea, 10-10:30 a.m. for ages 2-3 at Cutchogue-New Suffolk Library, Main Road, Cutchogue. 734-6360.
Southold Mothers’ Club’s Zumba class, 6:30 p.m. at Fun-N-Fitness, Southold. RSVP to [email protected]
Tuesday, november 16
Tuesdays with Tom nature expedition on Dune Road sponsored by North Fork Audubon Society. Meet 8 a.m. at Mattituck shopping center. RSVP: 275-3202, [email protected]
Eastern Long Island Hospital Auxiliary wreath sale, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. in ELIH lobby, Manor Place, Greenport. 477-5196.
Financial planning 101 with Philip Myer, 5:30-7 p.m. for high school students and their parents at Southold Free Library, Main Road. 765-2077.
Leaf Man at the Library for ages 4-5, 6:30-7:15 p.m. at Cutchogue-New Suffolk Library, Main Road, Cutchogue. 734-6360.
Composers Forum series ‘Spuds Unplugged,’ with multimedia artist Jeffrey Allen Price, 7-8 p.m. at East End Arts Council Carriage House Studio behind 133 East Main St., Riverhead. 369-2171.
Wednesday, November 17
Day 1 of Green Guerilla Class on organic horticulture, 2-day course, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. at Nature Lyceum at First Parish Church, 5627 Sound Ave., Riverhead. Visit thenaturelyceum.org for details.
Southold Mothers’ Club: Keepsake Craft, moms and kids make footprint turkey picture, 11 a.m. at Mattituck-Laurel Library. Main Road, Mattituck. RSVP to [email protected]
Teen Advisory Board meeting, 3-4 p.m. at Cutchogue-New Suffolk Library, Main Road, Cutchogue to discuss new music, DVDs, upcoming programs. 734-6360, cutchoguelibrary.org.
Book/media sale by Friends of Mattituck-Laurel Library, 3-6 p.m., Main Road, Mattituck. Affordable selection for children and adults. 298-4134.
Harry Potter Wii Party! 4-5:30 p.m. for grades 4-6 at Southold Free Library, Main Road, hosted by Penny and Dana. Materials fee $2. 765-2077.
Culinary Tour, 5-6:30 p.m. features “Pizza, Calzones, Stromboli and Focaccia” with Paula Croteau at Farmhouse Kitchen Cooking School, 1450 South Harbor Road, Southold. Students learn how to prepare pizza dough with gourmet pizzeria results and more. Class fee $20; residents $15. Bring apron and $25 ingredients fee to class. Space limited to 15; register: 765-5182. Confirm prior to class: 765-6032, [email protected] Offered by Southold Town Recreation Department.
Book discussion ‘Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet’ by Jamie Ford, 7 p.m. at Riverhead Free Library, 330 Court St. 727-3228, ext. 101.
Thursday, November 18
Green Guerilla Class, Day 2. 8 a.m. See Wednesday.
Handmade Jewelry by Jane sale to benefit Resident Council Fund for residents’ supplies, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. at San Simeon by the Sound Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation, 61700 Route 48, Greenport. 477-2110.
Turkey Time for ages 6-8, 4:15-5 p.m. at Cutchogue-New Suffolk Library, Main Road, Cutchogue. 734-6360.
East End Arts Council’s Harvest Gospel Choir concert, 6-9 p.m. at Mattituck Presbyterian Church, 12605 Main Road, Mattituck. 727-0900, eastendarts.org.
Main Stage featured performance by Miles to Dayton, 9 p.m. at Vail-Leavitt Music Hall, 18 Peconic Ave., Riverhead. Open mic before and after. Doors open 7 p.m. 727-5782, vail-leavitt.org.
‘Samson and Delilah’ (2009), Australian “survival love story” about two aboriginal teens, directed by Warwick Thornton, 6 p.m. at Floyd Memorial Library, 539 First St., Greenport. Free. 477-0660.
‘Hal B. Fullerton: The Lure of the Lens’ with photographer Neil Scholl, 6-8 p.m. at Suffolk County Historical Society, 300 W. Main St., Riverhead. Exploration of Fullerton’s Long Island photography within context of his contemporaries including Alfred Stieglitz. Suggested donation $5. 727-2881.
‘Aesop’s Foibles,’ Mattituck Junior High’s satirical production directed by senior Marissa Russo, 7:30 p.m. in high school auditorium, Main Road. 298-8460.
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