NFEC Repair Café at Floyd Memorial Library

Floyd Memorial Library 539 First Street, Greenport, NY, United States

What do you do with a broken toaster? Or with a bike when the wheel runs out of true? Or with a sweater full of moth holes? Toss it? No way! North Fork Environmental Council (NFEC) is organizing its sixth Repair Café at the Floyd Memorial Library (539 First Street) in Greenport on Saturday, May […]

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Opening Feception for “Where Will You Go? The North Fork in Book Illustrations” at Floyd Memorial Library

Floyd Memorial Library 539 First Street, Greenport, NY, United States

  Pictured Above: Danielle Rodger, Detail from Adventures Through the North Fork: Autumn Where Will You Go?: The North Fork in Book Illustrations by Alan Bull, Kara Hoblin, and Danielle Rodger Floyd Memorial Library, Greenport, New York Opening reception with the artists: Friday, March 31, 6-8pm (Kids' VIP sneak peek 5-6pm) "X marks the spot!" So […]

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Greenport Community Association Meeting

Floyd Memorial Library 539 First Street, Greenport, NY, United States

The newly formed Greenport Community Association invites the pubic to hear guest speaker Mary Eisenstein, a founder of the Mattituck-Laurel Civic Association and a Southold Town Planning Board member, at Floyd Memorial Library in Greenport. Please Bring Friends!   The group is also planning a potluck dinner on Saturday, March 23 at 6 p.m. at […]

Dramatic Reading of Truman Capote’s “A Christmas Memory” at Floyd Memorial Library

Floyd Memorial Library 539 First Street, Greenport, NY, United States

North Fork actors Jere Jacob and Thomas DeWolfe present a special dramatic performance of Truman Capote's "A Christmas Memory" at the Floyd Memorial Library on Thursday, Dec. 20 at 6 p.m. The event is free and open to the public and holiday refreshments will be served afterward. This event is sponsored by the Friends of […]

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The North Fork Writers Group reads from “Seven Voices” at Floyd Memorial Library

Floyd Memorial Library 539 First Street, Greenport, NY, United States

Sunday, October 7th, 2018 at 3:00 PM Floyd Memorial Library 539 1st Stret, Greenport, NY, 11944 631-477-0660 www.floydmemoriallibrary.org ​Come listen to readings from the book and meet some of the authors. There will also be a Q&A and signing to accompany the book.  Books will be available for purchase, or you can purchase in advance by clicking here. […]

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Author Thomas Halaczinsky discusses “Archipelago New York” at Floyd Memorial Library

Floyd Memorial Library 539 First Street, Greenport, NY, United States

Greenport author and photographer Thomas Halaczinsky will discuss “Archipelago New York,” his literary and photographic logbook of a modern day exploration by sailboat into the vast island world of New York, at Floyd Memorial Library, 539 First Street, Greenport. 3 p.m. 631.477.0660  |  floydmemoriallibrary.org “The utter originality and understated beauties of Thomas Halaczinsky’s brilliant book […]

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NFAS Presents “Super Nature” Film Screening at Floyd Memorial Library

Floyd Memorial Library 539 First Street, Greenport, NY, United States

North Fork Audubon Presents: Documentary Film: Super Nature -- Wild Flyers, The Design Secrets of Gravity Defying Animals Sunday, March 11, 2018, 2:30PM Floyd Memorial Library 539 1st Street, Greenport NY 11944 The sky is one of the world’s most challenging places to live, but across the planet an extraordinary range of animals do something […]

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North Fork Audubon presents “A Murder of Crows” at Floyd Memorial Library

Floyd Memorial Library 539 First Street, Greenport, NY, United States

North Fork Audubon Presents, A MURDER OF CROWS Sunday, February 11th at 2:30 PM.  At Floyd Memorial Library, 539 1st St. Greenport NY 11944   Although cultures around the world may regard the crow as a scavenger, bad omen, or simply a nuisance, this bad reputation might overshadow what could be regarded as the crow's […]

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Art4You Group Exhibit at Opening at Floyd Memorial Library

Floyd Memorial Library 539 First Street, Greenport, NY, United States

Garance's ART4YOU workshop provides a non-judgmental, creative and inspiring studio environment for artists of all mediums. The mono-print method of printmaking is offered as the central focus. The mutual feeling held by the group is "we come to the studio to work and be around other artists." On view February 10 through March 4, opening […]

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Opening Reception for Tim Wood’s “The Site of Poetry, The Poetry of Sight” at Floyd Memorial Library

Floyd Memorial Library 539 First Street, Greenport, NY, United States

Tim Wood’s exhibition, “The Site of Poetry, The Poetry of Sight” will be on view at Greenport’s Floyd Memorial Library, 539 First Street, from April 2 through April 30, with a  presentation and opening on Sunday, April 2 at 3 p.m. The project considers the relationship between the digitally produced, the hand-printed and the typed. The […]

Free Screening of “Ten Canoes” at Floyd Memorial Library

Floyd Memorial Library 539 First Street, Greenport, NY, United States

A story within a story. In Australia's Northern Territory, a man tells us one of the stories of his people and his land. It's a story of an older man, Minygululu, who has three wives and realizes that his younger brother Dayindi may try to steal away the youngest wife. So, over a few days […]

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Free Screening of “Something for Everyone” at Floyd Memorial Library

Floyd Memorial Library 539 First Street, Greenport, NY, United States

A charismatic and ambitious young man from the country, Konrad Ludwig (Michael York), finds employment as the butler at the home of Countess Herthe von Ornstein (Angela Lansbury). While working for the widowed aristocrat, Konrad decides that he will do anything in his power to climb both socially and financially. To this end, the scheming […]

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Free Screening of “The Usual Suspects” at Floyd Memorial Library

Floyd Memorial Library 539 First Street, Greenport, NY, United States

The Usual Suspects is a 1995 American neo-noir mystery film directed by Bryan Singer and written by Christopher McQuarrie. This screening is part of the library's Winter Film Fest series on Thursdays at 6 p.m. through March 16.

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“In Cold Blood” with Michael Edelson at Floyd Memorial Library

Floyd Memorial Library 539 First Street, Greenport, NY, United States

"In Cold Blood," the Truman Capote best-selling non-fiction novel and the Richard Brooks documentary-styled film version of the senseless murder of four American family members in Kansas, entered our consciousness 50 years ago. Have the passing years normalized the horror, or do we still cringe at its brutality?  Michael Edelson, Stony Brook Film Studies Professor, […]

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Free Screening of “Lizzie” at Floyd Memorial Library

Floyd Memorial Library 539 First Street, Greenport, NY, United States

A psychiatrist (Richard Boone) treats a woman (Eleanor Parker) of three faces: neurotic Elizabeth, wanton Lizzie, charming Beth. This screening is part of the library's Winter Film Fest series on Thursdays at 6 p.m. through March 16.

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Free Screening of “5 to 7” at Floyd Memorial Library

Floyd Memorial Library 539 First Street, Greenport, NY, United States

A young writer (Anton Yelchin) begins an affair with an older woman (Bérénice Marlohe) from France whose open marriage to a diplomat (Lambert Wilson) dictates that they can meet only between the hours of 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. This screening is part of the library's Winter Film Fest series on Thursdays at 6 p.m. […]

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Free Screening of “Man Hunt” at Floyd Memorial Library

Floyd Memorial Library 539 First Street, Greenport, NY, United States

Renowned big-game hunter Captain Thorndike (Walter Pidgeon) is hunting in the Bavarian forest when he stumbles upon Adolf Hitler's vacation residence. Tempted by the idea of assassinating the dictator, he's apprehended and beaten before escaping and stowing away on a steamship back to England. Onboard, Thorndike has his identity stolen by the smooth-talking con man […]

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Free Screening of “The Long Goodbye” at Floyd Memorial Library

Floyd Memorial Library 539 First Street, Greenport, NY, United States

The Long Goodbye is a 1973 neo-noir film directed by Robert Altman and based on Raymond Chandler's 1953 novel of the same name. The screenplay was written by Leigh Brackett, who cowrote the screenplay for The Big Sleep in 1946. This screening is part of the library's Winter Film Fest series on Thursdays at 6 […]

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Brunch Poems with Vivian Eyre: Elizabeth Bishop at Floyd Memorial Library

Floyd Memorial Library 539 First Street, Greenport, NY, United States

"The art of losing isn't hard to master; so many things seem filled with the intent to be lost that their loss is no disaster. Lose something every day. Accept the fluster of lost door keys, the hour badly spent. The art of losing isn't hard to master. Then practice losing farther, losing faster: places, […]

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Free Screening of “Life, Animated” at Floyd Memorial Library

Floyd Memorial Library 539 First Street, Greenport, NY, United States

"The Little Mermaid," "The Lion King" and other animated Disney movies help a young autistic man to develop reading, writing and communication skills. This screening is part of the library's Winter Film Fest on Thursdays at 6 p.m. through March 16.

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Free Screening of “Captain Fantastic” at Floyd Memorial Library

Floyd Memorial Library 539 First Street, Greenport, NY, United States

Ben Cash (Viggo Mortensen), his wife Leslie and their six children live deep in the wilderness of Washington state. Isolated from society, Ben and Leslie devote their existence to raising their kids -- educating them to think critically, training them to be physically fit and athletic, guiding them in the wild without technology and demonstrating […]

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Opening Reception for “Small Works” by The Artists of the North Fork at Floyd Memorial Library

Floyd Memorial Library 539 First Street, Greenport, NY, United States

The Artists of the North Fork began as a painting group 11 years ago. Their monthly meetings have evolved into serious critiques of works-in-progress, requiring the members to develop a keener sense of observation, and challenging them to use the painter's tools more effectively. They are delighted to share their art with the North Fork […]

Free Screening of “The Daughter of the Dawn” at Floyd Memorial Library

Floyd Memorial Library 539 First Street, Greenport, NY, United States

The Daughter of Dawn is an 83-minute-long silent film released in 1920. Between its production and restoration in 2012, it was shown only a few times — once in Los Angeles in 1920, and in Kansas City, Tulsa and a handful of other cities. On December 18, 2013, the film was selected for preservation in the […]

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Basically Baroque performs at Floyd Memorial Library

Floyd Memorial Library 539 First Street, Greenport, NY, United States

Basically Baroque is Bill Packard on flute, Dan Skabeikis on violin, Jeannie Woelker on cello and Linda Betjeman on keyboard. The group will perform works of Goldberg, Handel, Haydn, Stamitz and Vivaldi.

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Free Screening of “Florence Foster Jenkins: A World of Her Own” at Floyd Memorial Library

Floyd Memorial Library 539 First Street, Greenport, NY, United States

Infamous. Sad. Bizarre. Incomprehensible. All these words (and more) apply to a club woman of the first half of the twentieth century who firmly thought she was a great singer: Florence Foster Jenkins. Until now, very little was known about her, her life, her wealth, her loves and her tragic end. This documentary, written, produced […]

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Literary Lecture: Shadowboxing with History: The Conundrum of Fiction vs. Non-Fiction at Floyd Memorial Library

Floyd Memorial Library 539 First Street, Greenport, NY, United States

Authors Jay Neugeboren ("Max Baer & The Star of David") and Jerome Charyn ("A Loaded Gun") discuss the interplay of history and art in the writing of fiction and non-fiction, the necessary "lies" in non-fiction, and the reshaping of certain truths in the writing of historical fiction. What do all historical figures, re-imagined or not, […]

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