Aquebogue-Jamesport: Some great local events to include in your summer schedule

06/21/2011 5:44 AM |

There are still a few more tickets remaining for the Jamesport Meeting House concert this Saturday, June 25, at 7 p.m. Presented will be “Old, New and Blue,” a program of music from classic and current Broadway shows performed by future Broadway stars of New York City’s New Face Theater who hail from as far away as Australia and Canada and as nearby as Shelter Island. Tickets are $15 (students $10) and can be purchased in advance at Duffy’s Deli in Jamesport, Blue Door Gallery in Riverhead or Cecily’s Love Lane Gallery in Mattituck. Remaining tickets will be available at the door.

Performances will include songs from “Les Misérables,” “Showboat,” “A Star Is Born,” “South Pacific,” “Company,” “Avenue Q,” “You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown” and “The Witches of Eastwick,” as well as contemporary theater music by Paul D. Mills. This program is presented in part through New Face Theatre. The musical director is Mr. Mills and the director is Peter Susser, who resides in South Jamesport.
July is just around the corner! There are a few things to plan ahead and include as part of your summer festivities:

Living Waters Church in Aquebogue presents its musical production “God Bless the USA” on Friday, July 1, from 7:30 to 9 p.m. Join in as the church celebrates Independence Day in America. This has been a thrilling production for our audiences for nine years now, and this year they will once again remember the wonderful freedom we have in America through inspiring patriotic and spiritual songs, along with a captivating multimedia presentation. General admission is $12; former or current U.S. military, $5. For tickets and information call the church office at 722-4969, ext. 204.

Jamesport Fire Department will be hosting its annual bazaar Tuesday, July 19, through Saturday, July 23. The parade is Wednesday, July 20, at 7 p.m. starting on Washington Avenue. A fireworks display will be held Saturday, July 23, at 10 p.m. The carnival will be open from 6 to 11 p.m. Tuesday through Friday and from 4 p.m. to midnight on Saturday. Hope to see you all there.

Although August is a long way off (let’s not rush summer!), now is the time to plan and train for Jamesport Fire Department’s 13th annual Sound to Bay 10K Aug. 28. Applications are now being accepted. Preregistration fees are $20 (first 400 registrants receive a T-shirt); $25 on the day of the race. Health professionals from Peconic Bay Medical Center will be on site. Refreshments will be available and a huge raffle will be held after the race. For further information visit or call Bob Sikora at 631-807-4055. Make your plans early for this community event.

Johanna is having a rough time right now. Please keep her in your thoughts and prayers. Have a beautiful week!