Celebrating Native Plants: Art Show & PEP Talk at Hampton Library

Hampton Library 2478 Main Street, Bridgehampton, NY, United States

Saturday, February 18 – Celebrating Native Plants: A Double Feature - Art Show Opening & Peconic Estuary Program Talk. 3 to 5 p.m. The Hampton Library’s Geri Bauer Gallery will burst into bloom with the oil paintings of Sag Harbor landscape designer and artist Muriel Hanson Falborn, a dedicated proponent of using native plants in […]

Free

River Herring Monitoring Workshop with Peconic Estuary Program

Cornell Cooperative Extension Education Center 423 Griffing Avenue, Riverhead, NY, United States

Each spring Alewife return from the sea to our coastal bays and rivers to spawn in freshwater. This fish in an important source of food for many larger animals including striped bass, bluefish and osprey! Learn how you can help monitor the arrival of these fish during the spring spawning season from March-May. Register at […]

Free

Brush Strokes for the Bays at Southampton Arts Center

Southampton Arts Center 25 Jobs Lane, Southampton, NY, United States

With Carolyn Munaco and Cornell Cooperative Extension of Suffolk County Marine Program $40 | $35 for Seniors | $35 for Back to the Bays Members (with code) | $30 Under $30 All materials, wine, and snacks are included. Space is Limited. Advance Reservations Recommended. Join Cornell Cooperative Extension of Suffolk County (CCE) at Southampton Arts […]

$40

Dr. Gobler’s “State of the Bays 2017: Hope at the Brink” at Stony Brook Southampton

Stony Brook Southampton 239 Montauk Highway, Southampton, NY, United States

This Friday, April 7, 2017 Dr. Chris Gobler will give his annual "State of the Bays" address in the Duke Lecture Hall of Chancellor’s Hall on the Stony Brook Southampton campus.  In 2016, Long Island experienced a series of coastal water body problems that justified many concerns. These events included outbreaks of brown tides, toxic algal blooms, […]

Free

Sneak Preview at the East End Seaport Museum

East End Seaport Museum Third Street, Greenport, NY, United States

The East End Seaport Museum will hold a sneak preview of this season's events this Saturday, April 8 from 1 to 4 p.m., with live music with The Two Daves and guided tours of the museum. Attendees and anyone who becomes a member of the museum by April 30 will receive two free tickets to […]

Free

Upsculpting with Cindy Pease Roe at Southampton Arts Center

Southampton Arts Center 25 Jobs Lane, Southampton, NY, United States

Join us at this community workshop: Upcycle marine debris and make your own whale! Thursday, January 26 | 5:30 pm | $20 Thursday, February 23 | 5:30 pm | $20 Thursdays, March 30  | 5:30 pm | $20 Thursday, April 13 | 5:30 pm | $20 Suitable for ages 12+ • All materials will be […]

$20

Opening Reception for Chris Hamilton’s Baymen’s Display at East End Seaport Museum

East End Seaport Museum Third Street, Greenport, NY, United States

Chris will be unveiling the Museum’s new Bay Men’s Display, which he created with the help of his father, local bay man, Bob Hamilton. He will also be sharing his unique perspective, through images captured while working aboard the fishing vessel Jeremy H.  Chris’ presentation will include discussion of various topics including the evolution of […]

$5

Noah’s Restaurant to host Kelp Tasting Dinner for CCE

Noah's Restaurant 136 Front Street, Greenport, NY, United States

Noah's Restaurant in Greenport is working with Cornell Cooperative Extension's marine program on a special dinner using an ingredient being grown in a pilot program throughout the Peconic Estuary: Kelp. Chef Noah Schwartz has prepared a culinary adventure for this Friday, June 23 at 7 p.m. using sugar kelp, a species native to the Long […]

$85

Gail Horton’s “Mermaid’s Tale of Greenport” at East End Seaport Museum

East End Seaport Museum Third Street, Greenport, NY, United States

Gail’s original Mermaid’s Tale of Greenport was created for the First Night Celebrations that took place in the 1990’s. It is a whimsical but true presentation of Greenport’s history and told though the eyes of a visiting mermaid.  The story is colorfully illustrated with pictures of Ms Horton’s original tapestries. BIO A trained artist and […]

$5

The Railroads and Tugs of NY with Conrad Milster at East End Seaport Museum

East End Seaport Museum Third Street, Greenport, NY, United States

Conrad Milster is a steam engine guru, self-described “different” sort of man, and the Chief Engineer of Pratt Institute since 1958.  His lectures are enriched by a lavish photographic collection of historic ships, and years of information gleaned through his many travels in pursuit of knowledge and adventure. Members: Free   Non-Members: $5     Light […]

$5

NFAS Lecture: “From Plankton to Whales- Why our local waters are worth protecting” by Chris Paparo

Peconic Lane Community Center 1170 Peconic Lane, Peconic, NY, United States

"From Plankton to Whales- Why our local waters are worth protecting" By, Chris Paparo. Presented by North Fork Audubon Friday July 14th, at 7:30 PM Peconic Lane Community Center ( The old Peconic School ) 1170 Peconic Lane, Peconic NY 11958   With endless stories and photos of fish kills, harmful algal blooms, oil spills, beach closures, etc. […]

Free

The Jolly Tars perform at the East End Seaport Museum

East End Seaport Museum Third Street, Greenport, NY, United States

"An Evening of Past and Present Music of the Sea." The Jolly Tars will dramatically recreate the music of the golden age of sail with their performance at the Seaport Museum. Their presentation features rousing chanteys, pensive ballads and lively clawhammer banjo. The program will be liberally seasoned with anecdotes of the life and times […]

$5

Celebrate Melville’s Birthday with Carl Safina at Canio’s Books

Canio's Books 290 Main Street, Sag Harbor, United States

Tues. Aug. 1 at 5:30 p.m. Celebrate Herman Melville‘s Birthday with special guest scientist/writer Carl Safina author of Song for the Blue Ocean, View From Lazy Pointand Beyond Words:What Animals Think & Feel.  Art Silent Auction closes and winner announced. Author talk & refreshments. Learn more about the art auction items at: https://caniosculturalcafe.wordpress.com/reader-schedule-moby-dick-marathon/

Free

Author Roselle Borrelli discusses “Greenport: The Right Place at the Wrong Time” at East End Seaport Museum

East End Seaport Museum Third Street, Greenport, NY, United States

August 10, Thursday, 5:30pm        Roselle Borrelli             “Greenport: The Right Place at the Wrong Time”             Greenport: The Right Place at the Wrong Time, a historical tale by Roselle Borrelli, is a story about a house, a family, a builder, and some of […]

$5

Boatbuilder Anders Langendal discusses Marine Woodworking and Restoration at East End Seaport Museum

East End Seaport Museum Third Street, Greenport, NY, United States

Anders Langendal & Sons’ main focus is major restoration and repair of both wooden and fiberglass boats, with a specialty in marine woodworking. This will be a rare opportunity to glimpse inside this amazing world with true craftsmen explaining how they accomplish their work.  ***This session of the Arts & Culture Series will be held […]

$5

Taste + Tour at Tiana Bayside Facility

Tiana Bayside Facility 89 Dune Road, Hampton Bays, NY, United States

Enjoy a night out while supporting CCE Marine Program's newest facility! Tickets include shellfish and wine tastings at 5 stations throughout the property and a souvenir wine glass. Proceeds will support an expansion of programming at the site including youth education programs, shellfish enhancement projects and coastal plant restoration workshops. In order to better address […]

$40

Salt Marsh Restoration Workshop for National Estuaries Week at Cedar Beach County Park

Cedar Beach 3690 Cedar Beach Road, Southold, NY, United States

PEP and CCE's Marine Program are holding a salt marsh planting volunteer event! We are calling all volunteers to help us restore vital habitat in celebration of National Estuaries Week(September 16th- 23rd). PEP will also premiere our National Estuaries Week video highlighting volunteers and citizen science programs! Please register for this FREE event at peptalk@peconicestuary.org   Saturday September 16th 1:00pm-2:30pm 3690 Cedar Beach Road, Southold […]

Free

Tropical Fish of Shinnecock Bay with Group for the East End

TROPICAL FISH OF SHINNECOCK BAY      Sunday, September 17 (1 to 3 p.m.) In September a great variety of tropical fishes can be found in Shinnecock Bay: Butterflyfish, Filefish, Jacks, Trunkfish, Cornetfish, Groupers... Join us on this exciting adventure as we wade with seines and dip nets in search of these southern visitors. Please wear water shoes. For reservations or more […]

Riverhead Foundation Lecture on Helping Sea Turtles at Quogue Wildlife Refuge

Quogue Wildlife Refuge 3 Old Country Road, Quogue, NY, United States

Join The Riverhead Foundation for Marine Research and Preservation for a FREE lecture on how you can help sea turtles on Long Island. Cold stunning is a condition similar to hypothermia that is brought on when coldblooded animals, in this case sea turtles, are exposed to cold temperatures of 50 degrees F or below. This […]

Free

Brush Strokes for the Bays Painting Party at Southampton Arts Center

Southampton Arts Center 25 Jobs Lane, Southampton, NY, United States

with Carolyn Munaco and Cornell Cooperative Extension of Suffolk County Marine Program $40 | $35 for Seniors | $35 for Back to the Bays Members (with code) | $30 Under 30 All materials, wine, and snacks are included. Ages 17 and up. Space is Limited. Advance Reservations Recommended. Join Cornell Cooperative Extension of Suffolk County […]

$30 – $40

A Magic Carpet Tour of the Lighthouses of Southold Town at Southold Historical Society

Ann Currie Bell House 55200 Main Road, Southold, NY, United States

February 17  A Magic Carpet Tour of the Lighthouses of Southold Town: Icons of our Maritime Heritage by Ted Webb, 2pm,  Ann Currie Bell House, 55200 Main Road, Southold, NY 11971 Southold Town has more lighthouses than any other township in the United States.  The eight lighthouses are Plum Island, Orient Point, Latimer Reef, Little Gull, Race Rock, […]

Free

Paul Drum Life Experience Project Pirate & Mermaid Breakfast at Front Street Station

Front Street Station 212 Front Street, Greenport, NY, United States

Annual Fall Fundraiser The Pirate and Mermaid Breakfast Experience will be held at Front Street Station Restaurant, Greenport, Sunday, September 23, 2018, 9:00am - 10:45am.  Get your "Aarrgghh" on and enjoy a hardy breakfast buffet alongside gnarly pirates and saucy mermaids; sing along to some old ditties of the sea; dig into a treasure chest of […]

$15

Learn to Protect Sea Turtles at the Quogue Wildlife Refuge

Quogue Wildlife Refuge 3 Old Country Road, Quogue, NY, United States

Would you know what to do if you saw a sea turtle on the beach? Join The Riverhead Foundation for Marine Research and Preservation for a free lecture on how you can help us save these animals, as they can experience cold stunning which is a condition similar to hypothermia. (This is a great way […]

Free

Ninth Annual Friends of the Shelter Island Library Turkey Plunge

Crescent Beach Shore Road, Shelter Island, NY, United States

9TH ANNUAL SHELTER ISLAND TURKEY PLUNGE SATURDAY NOVEMBER 24, 2018 · 11:00 AM CRESCENT BEACH RAIN, SNOW OR SHINE! SPONSORED BY THE FRIENDS OF THE SHELTER ISLAND PUBLIC LIBRARY The Annual Shelter Island Turkey Plunge benefits the Shelter Island Public Library. Participants and Sponsors Participants can either register online or in the Library. Download your participant registration packet here. We ask that you […]

$25

SoMAS Lecture: “Restoration of Peconic Bay Scallop Populations and Fisheries” at Stony Brook Southampton

Stony Brook Southampton 239 Montauk Highway, Southampton, NY, United States

On Friday, February 1st at 7:30pm, Stephen T. Tettelbach, Ph.D. will present a lecture titled:  "Restoration of Peconic Bay Scallop Populations and Fisheries"  in the Duke Lecture Hall of Chancellor’s Hall on the Stony Brook Southampton Campus.    Seminar: 7:30 – 8:30pm   The abstract of the talk appears below. We hope to see you there!  The bay scallop is an […]

Free

Seal Cruise Around Shinnecock Bay with AMCS & Group for the East End

Stony Brook Southampton Marine Station 8 Little Neck Road, Southampton, NY, United States

Saturday, February 2, 2019 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Sunday, February 17, 2019 from 10 a.m to 12 p.m. Join Atlantic Marine Conservation Society (AMCS) biologists and Group for the East End for a seal cruises around Shinnecock Bay. Learn about the different species of seals that inhabit the waters around Long Island, New […]

$30

30th Annual Greenport Maritime Festival

Greenport Village Greenport, NY, United States

For the past 30 years, the East End Seaport Museum and Marine Foundation in Greenport has celebrated the nautical history of the East End with its Maritime Festival, which continues this year on the weekend of Sept. 21 & 22. Maritime Festival weekend begins on Friday night, Sept. 20, from 6:30 to 9 p.m. with […]

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