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Palmer Vineyards tasting room manager Bridget Micielli-Martinez pours merlot cuvée for guests Saturday afternoon, when the Aquebogue vineyard hosted the Tim Siciliano Trio for Winterfest Jazz on the Vine. Winterfest, a project of East End Arts Council, Long Island Wine Council and Long Island Convention and Visitors Bureau, continues at local wineries through March 20. Visit liwinterfest.com for the schedule of performances.
BARBARAELLEN KOCH PHOTO | Palmer Vineyards tasting room manager Bridget Micielli-Martinez pours merlot cuvée for guests Saturday afternoon, when the Aquebogue vineyard hosted the Tim Siciliano Trio for Winterfest Jazz on the Vine.


Thursday, March 10
Teen Art Club, 4-6 p.m. in The Loft at Riverhead Free Library, 330 Court St. Register: 727-3228, ext. 6 or 12, [email protected]

Winter Film Fest features ‘No Impact Man’ (2009), directed by Laura Gabbert, 6 p.m. at Floyd Memorial Library, 539 First St., Greenport. Free. 477-0660.

Shamrock Shrinky Dinks, 6:30-7:30 p.m. for grades 3-6 at Cutchogue-New Suffolk Library, Main Road, Cutchogue. Free. Register: 734-6360.

Simulcast of the 92nd Street Y Live from NYC, 8 p.m. at Peconic Landing auditorium, 1500 Brecknock Road, Greenport. Featuring columnist and author Fareed Zakaria. Tickets $10 at door. Reservations/information: 477-3800.

North Fork Community Theatre presents ‘The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee,’ 8 p.m., Old Sound Avenue, Mattituck. Tony Award-winning musical comedy by Rachel Sheinkin and William Finn, directed by Ken Rowland; produced by Margaret Motto; musical director Brian Dornicik; choreographer Michael Disher. Tickets $20; 298-6328, nfct.com.

Friday, March 11
Long Island Native Plant Symposium, 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. at Suffolk County Community College, 121 Speonk-Riverhead Road, Riverhead. Information/registration: 727-2315, ext. 3.

Movie ‘Children of Heaven,’ 1:30 p.m. at Mattituck-Laurel Library, Main Road, Mattituck. Tender, moving story of an impoverished brother and sister who choose to solve a difficult problem in their own unique way, without telling their parents. (PG). Free. 298-4134.

Junior High Drop By for grades 7-8, 2:45-4:45 p.m. Southold Free Library, Main Road. 765-2077.

Teen Art Show and Reception, 5-7 p.m. in Elizabeth Fox Overton Gallery at Riverhead Free Library, 330 Court St. On view through March, Monday-Friday, 9 a.m.-8:30 p.m.; Saturday, 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m.; Sunday, 1-4:30 p.m. 727-3288, ext. 119.

‘Save the Grange’ lecture series features “Spirituality in the Garden, Preparedness for the Future” given by John Macfarland, 6:30 p.m. at the Grange, Sound Avenue at Church Lane, Northville. Doors open 6 p.m.; organic refreshments served by Peggy. All donations go to “Save the Grange” fund for repairs. [email protected], spirit-renewal.com.

‘Evan Almighty,’ 7 p.m. at the Creation Station, behind Cutchogue United Methodist Church on Main Road. Family film starring Morgan Freeman and Steve Carell; refreshments served. Donations appreciated. 765-5667.

Shoreham-Wading River Community Band presents ‘March Out of Winter’ concert, 7:30 p.m. in SWR High School auditorium, 250A Route 25A, Shoreham. Admission free. 821-8116.

‘The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee,’ 8 p.m. at North Fork Community Theatre. See Thursday.

Saturday, March 12
North Fork Audubon Society: Orient Point County Park with Rick & Linda Kedenburg, meet 8 a.m. at Red House Nature Center, Inlet Pond County Park, Route 48, Greenport. 734-7144, [email protected]

Safari Adventure, 10 a.m.-1 p.m., for ages 3-10, hosted by Cutchogue-New Suffolk Library. Meet at playground location, 1074 Pulaski St., Riverhead. Registration required. 734-6360.

Digital photography workshop, 11 a.m., with Richard Mizdal at Floyd Memorial Library, 539 First St., Greenport.  Register in advance: 477-0660.

Riley Avenue Elementary School presents ‘Cinderella,’ 2 p.m., at Riverhead High School, Harrison St. Produced by Jim Schaeffer. Tickets $7, advance only. 369-6723.

Save the Piping Plovers, 2 p.m. presented by North Fork Audubon Society at Mattituck-Laurel Library, Main Road, Mattituck, in conjunction with Judy McCleery’s photo exhibit in gallery. Free. 298-4134.

Seventh annual Cutchogue St. Patrick’s Day Parade, 2 p.m., hosted by Cutchogue-New Suffolk Chamber of Commerce and Cutchogue Fire Department. To participate call Joe Corso at 734-5959.

Spoken Music Workshop, 2 p.m. at Floyd Memorial Library, 539 First St., Greenport, features “The Geographical Fugue.” All ages and voice ranges welcome. Register in advance: 477-0660. Information: 477-8211, [email protected]

Artist’s reception, 2-4 p.m. at Mattituck-Laurel Library, Mattituck, features Judy McCleery’s photo exhibit “The North Fork: A Natural Beauty” in gallery. 298-4134.

‘Medicine on the High Seas: The Tribulations of East End Sailors, 1700-1900’ with Robert T. Bramson, 4 p.m. at Peconic Landing auditorium, 1500 Brecknock Road, Greenport, hosted by Oysterponds Historical Society. 477-3800.

Friends of Bill Smith benefit, 5-9 p.m. at Soundview Restaurant, Route 48, Greenport. Tickets $50; students $20; includes light buffet, music, raffles and chinese auction. Tickets at JET’s Dream and Brewer Yacht Club in Greenport; Jeni’s Main Street Grill, Southold Pharmacy and The Giving Room in Southold. 477-9594, 765-1710.

Seventh annual Chili Cook-Off, 5:30-7:30 p.m. at First Universalist Church, 51900 Main Road, Southold, to benefit Maureen’s Haven. Fee $7, includes tasting menu of 10 chili recipes and cornbread. Soda and beer available. Questions or to volunteer: 734-8401.

Chinese auction, 6 p.m., hosted by Shoreham-Wading River junior class, 250A Route 25A, Shoreham. Doors open 5 p.m. 821-8140, ext. 1023, [email protected] or 312-2085, [email protected]

Spaghetti and meatball dinner, 6-9 p.m. hosted by Greenport Fire Department Rescue Squad at fire station #1 on Third Street. Tickets $15; take out available. Reserve at 477-2047, or purchase at door.

St. Patrick’s Party, 6 p.m. at Knights of Columbus, 2050 Depot Lane, Cutchogue. Family-style dinner, cash bar, music by Sahara. Tickets $25, available at Country Time Cycle, Mattituck. 298-8700.

Annual Principal’s Dinner, 6 p.m. at Giorgio’s, Sound Avenue in Baiting Hollow, hosted by McGann-Mercy High School, Riverhead. Event honors Kevin O’Connor, president of Bridgehampton National Bank, who will receive the Principal’s Award; Father Henry Leuthardt; and Dr. Steven Cheeseman. Proceeds benefit McGann-Mercy tuition assistance fund. Tickets $125: 727-5900, ext. 21.

Eleventh annual Oceans of Hope fundraiser, 7 p.m. at Atlantis Marine World, Riverhead, honoring Mark Miller of Miller Environmental Group. Tickets $150; sponsorships available $500-$10,000.  Dining, cocktails, dancing and silent auction. All proceeds go to Riverhead Foundation’s Marine Mammal and Sea Turtle Rescue Program. Call 369-9840.


Doug Wald (left), who founded the Sing East End Karaoke night, is joined by friend Mark Stark in a tune at last year's inaugural event at Vail-Leavitt Music  Hall. This year's event, a fundraiser for East End Hospice, is scheduled for Saturday, March 12.
Doug Wald (left), who founded the Sing East End Karaoke night, is joined by friend Mark Stark in a tune at last year's inaugural event at Vail-Leavitt Music Hall. This year's event, a fundraiser for East End Hospice, is scheduled for Saturday, March 12.


Sing East End 2011 Open Karaoke to benefit East End Hospice, 7-11 p.m. at Vail-Leavitt Music Hall, 18 Peconic Ave., Riverhead, features 40+ singers ages 7-70. Advance $25; at door $30. Food, chinese auction, 50/50 raffle, door prizes and more. Tickets available at CK’s Deli and Farm Country Kitchen, Riverhead, and vail-leavitt.org/events.htm. 664-0983, [email protected]

Rockin’ 50s Party, 7-9:30 p.m. at Riverhead Human Resource/Senior Center, 60 Shade Tree Lane, Aquebogue. Blast from the past for all ages. Pre-registration: $5, family of 4 $15; at door: $10, family of 4 $30. 727-5744. CANCELLED

‘The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee,’ 8 p.m. at North Fork Community Theatre. See Thursday.

Sunday, March 13
‘Historic Shipwrecks: Exploring Long Island’s Underwater Treasures,’ 2 p.m. in community room at Cutchogue-New Suffolk Library, Main Road, Cutchogue, presented by Cutchogue-New Suffolk Historical Council. Bill Pfeiffer offers glimpse into world of undersea archeology. Refreshments served. Reservations suggested. 734-7122.

‘The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee,’ 2:30 p.m. at North Fork Community Theatre. See Thursday.

Soup Supper, 5-7 p.m. at Old Steeple Community Church, 656 Main Road, Aquebogue. Soups, bread, dessert and beverage. Adults $10; children under 12 $7. Tickets: 722-3580.

Monday, March 14
Dora’s Chicks, 10-10:30 a.m. for ages 2-3 at Cutchogue-New Suffolk Library, Main Road, Cutchogue. Craft and snack. Free. Register: 734-6360.

Breaking into TV and Film, 6:30-8 p.m. for grades 6+ at Southold Free Library, Main Road, with Rona Madri. Snow date Monday, March 21. 765-2077.

Fiber Arts Workshop, 6:30 p.m. at Hallockville Museum Farm, Sound Avenue, Riverhead, features needle felting with Irene Heckle-Volpe; 3 classes. Information/registration: 298-5292, [email protected] Proceeds support education programs at museum.

Tuesday, March 15
North Fork Audubon Society’s Tuesdays with Tom: Arshamomaque Preserve, meet 8 a.m. at Red House Nature Center, Inlet Pond County Park, Route 48, Greenport. Dress for warmth, wear waterproof footwear. Register: 275-3202, [email protected]

Toys, Tots & Tales, 9:30-10:30 a.m. for ages up to 36 months at Cutchogue-New Suffolk Library, Main Road, Cutchogue. Song and story. Free. Register: 734-6360.

SMC Book Club: ‘Looking for Salvation at the Dairy Queen,’ by Susan Gregg Gilmore. Visit [email protected] for time and location information.

Tickets, $50, for Mattituck PTSA Fashion Show at Vineyard Caterers on sale in high school lobby, Main Road, through Thursday, March 17.

Wednesday, March 16
Annual Spaghetti Dinner, lunch noon-2 p.m., dinner 4-8 p.m., hosted by the Rotary Club of Riverhead at Polish Hall, Marcy Avenue. Take out available. Lunch tickets $10; seniors $8; ages 3-12 $6; dinner tickets $12; seniors $10; children $8. All proceeds benefit local charities. Tickets available from any Rotarian or at door. 208-9571.

Southold Mothers’ Club goes to Atlantis Marine World, Riverhead, at noon. No RSVP. [email protected]

East End Lions Club’s 57th annual Corned Beef and Cabbage Dinner, noon-8 p.m. at Soundview Restaurant, Route 48, Greenport. Advance $18; at door $20. Available at Hart’s Hardware and Robert’s Jewelers in Southold, Peconic Liquors in Cutchogue or call 734-7136 or 734-6742.

‘Cast It’ for grades 4-6, 4 p.m. at Mattituck-Laurel Library, Main Road, Mattituck. Make cast of hand using plaster gauze. Register: 298-4134.

Pajama Storytime ‘See Green,’ 9:30-10:30 a.m. 6-7 p.m. for ages 3-8 at Cutchogue-New Suffolk Library, Main Road, Cutchogue. Song, snack and story. Bring pajamas and stuffed animal. Free. Register: 734-6360.

Evening of Traditional Irish Music,  8 p.m. at Peconic Landing auditorium, 1500 Brecknock Road, Greenport, featuring Aileen O’Connell, Eamonn O’Rourke and Irish step dancers. 477-3800.

Thursday, March 17
Book discussion ‘Olive Kitteridge’ by Elizabeth Strout, 10-11 a.m.-at Cutchogue-New Suffolk Library, Main Road, Cutchogue. 734-6360.

East End Lions Club’s 57th annual Corned Beef and Cabbage Dinner, noon-8 p.m. at Soundview Restaurant. See Wednesday.

March Madness for kids 18 months-age 5, noon at Mattituck-Laurel Library, Main Road, Mattituck. Jump Brunch. Register: 298-4134.

Winter Film Fest features ‘Mildred Pierce’ (1945), starring Joan Crawford, 6 p.m. at Floyd Memorial Library, 539 First St., Greenport. Free. 477-0660.

‘The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee,’ 8 p.m. at North Fork Community Theatre. See Thursday.


Calendar Policy

In order to be listed in the calendar, events must be open to the general public and be not-for-profit, nonpartisan and nonsectarian in nature. The deadline for receipt of calendar listings is 5 p.m. Friday. To submit material: E-mail [email protected]; mail to Times/Review News­papers, P.O. Box 1500, Mattituck, NY 11952; or fax to 298-3287. Call 298-3200 for information.