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April 2018

Poetry Street Open Mic at Blue Duck Bakery in Riverhead

April 22 @ 2:00 pm - June 24 @ 4:00 pm
Blue Duck Bakery Café — Riverhead, 309 E Main Street
Riverhead, NY 11901 United States
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Sunday, December 23 Poetry Street Open Mic 2 - 4 PM At the Blue Duck Bakery Café, Riverhead "POETRY STREET...where every voice is heard!" welcomes writers of all ages to the Blue Duck Bakery Café for this series of "Open Mics", the spoken word project of Susan Dingle for the East End Arts' JumpstART program. Poets, comedians and storytellers are invited to sign up at 1:30 PM; the first 15 writers to sign-up have 3 minutes to perform original work.…

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Book & Bottle: George Giannaris’s “Ferry Tales II: When Hellenic Freezes Over” at Suffolk County Historical Museum

April 28 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Suffolk County Historical Museum, 300 West Main Street
Riverhead, 11901 United States
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$5

BOOK & BOTTLE: George Giannaris, Ferry Tales II: When Hellenic Freezes Over. Hellenic owner and author George Giannaris will sign copies of his new book and share the local history of his family’s landmark East Marion restaurant, along with coveted recipes, comical short stories, and philosophical insights. Members Free; Non-Members $5. Includes book sale and signing, light refreshments, and admission to current exhibits. RSVP Requested: 631-727-2881 x100.

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May 2018

MFA Students Read at Stony Brook Southampton’s Writers Speak Wednesdays

May 2 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Stony Brook Southampton, 239 Montauk Highway
Southampton, NY 11968 United States
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MFA students share their work at Writers Speak Wednesday in the Radio Lounge on the second floor of Chancellors Hall at Stony Brook Southampton, 39 Tuckahoe Road, Southampton. Reception 6:30 p.m., readings at 7 p.m. 631.632.5030. Free.

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Mother’s Day Concert & Poetry Reading at Suffolk County Historical Society

May 10 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Suffolk County Historical Museum, 300 West Main Street
Riverhead, 11901 United States
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$5

Thursday, May 10, 2018 – 6:00 pm – MOTHER’S DAY CONCERT & POETRY READING: Stephen Sanfilippo on Love of “Mother” in the Songs and Poems of East End Whalemen. Mothers were a never-ending song in the hearts of the East End whalemen! This special Mother’s Day-inspired event will feature live music and poetry readings, along with discussion of the songs and poems about mothers and motherhood that the whalemen of the East End sung and wrote on their long journeys from…

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June 2018

Book & Bottle: Ira Poliakoff’s “Synagogues of Long Island” at Suffolk County Historical Society

June 7 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Suffolk County Historical Museum, 300 West Main Street
Riverhead, 11901 United States
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$5

Thursday, June 7, 2018 – 6:00 pm – BOOK & BOTTLE: Ira Poliakoff, Synagogues of Long Island. Researching the histories of more than 250 Long Island synagogues for his new book, the author will discuss the vibrant Jewish communities of Suffolk County, where the Jewish population increased from 5,000 in 1939 to over 85,000 in 2012. Members Free; Non-Members $5. Includes light refreshments and admission to current exhibit. This event includes a book sale & signing. RSVP Requested: 631-727-2881 x100.

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