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North Fork Event Highlights: June 1–2, 2018

Out and about on the North Fork.

Have a look at just some of the fun and exciting events happening on the North Fork this weekend, June 1–2.

Find more great East End events and activities at DansPapers.com/Events.

Greenport Gallery Walk
June 1, 6 p.m.

This self-guided tour of nine Greenport Village art galleries is the first of the season and will recur on the first Friday of every month through December. The walk celebrates a wide variety of art styles, such as this conceptual installation by Allan Wexler, found at The Siren’s Song Gallery. Refreshments will be available as visitors talk with artists on view.

Hector deCordova Studio, 538 Main Street, Greenport. greenportvillage.com

Sylvester Manor, Photo: Courtesy Sylvester Manor Collection
Sylvester Manor, Photo: Courtesy Sylvester Manor Collection

A Place in Pictures Opening Reception
June 1, 5 p.m.

Celebrate the opening of “A Place in Pictures,” which showcases photographs and paintings from the Sylvester Manor Educational Farm Collection and illustrates the use of images to portray life at Sylvester Manor from the 19th century through the 20th century. Tickets to the cocktail reception are $65 in advance and $75 at the door.

Sylvester Manor, 80 North Ferry Road, Shelter Island. 631-749 0626, sylvestermanor.org

What's more romantic than a night of doo-wop?
What’s more romantic than a night of doo-wop? Photo: schenski123RF

Romantic Doo-Wop
June 1, 8 p.m.

Two of the music industry’s iconic doo-wop groups, The Flamingos and The Capris, join forces on the Suffolk Theater stage for a night of sweet serenades.  The night features classic love songs, including “I Only Have Eyes for You,” “There’s a Moon Out Tonight” and more. The bar and restaurant open at 6:30 p.m. $49–$65.

Suffolk Theater, 118 Main Street, Riverhead. 631-727-4343, suffolktheater.com

The cast of North Fork Community Theatre's 'Oliver!' Photo: Katharine Schroeder
The cast of North Fork Community Theatre’s ‘Oliver!’ Photo: Katharine Schroeder

Oliver! Closing Weekend
June 1–3, times vary

The show is based on Charles Dickens’s classic novel Oliver Twist and features the classic songs “Where Is Love,” “Consider Yourself” and “As Long As He Needs Me.” This is the last chance to see the North Fork Community Theatre’s charming rendition. Friday at Saturday at 8 p.m. and Sunday at 2:30 p.m. $25.

North Fork Community Theatre, 12700 Old Sound Avenue, Mattituck. 631-298-4500, nfct.com

The fish in the bottle may look cute, but marine debris are no laughing matter
The fish in the bottle may look cute, but marine debris are no laughing matter, Photo: Richard-Whitcombe/123RF

Marine Debris in Our Environment
June 2, 1 p.m.

Join the Atlantic Marine Conservation Society to learn about how the East End’s marine environment is harmed by marine debris such as littered straws, bottles and fishing gear. Learn how to help save marine wildlife by monitoring local beaches for trash. A beach walk and cleanup follow the lecture. Free.

Hallock State Park, 6062 Sound Avenue, Riverhead. 631-317-0030, amseas.org

Strutting down the runway for a good cause
Strutting down the runway for a good cause, Photo: martinkay78/123RF

“The Garden of Eden” Runway Show
June 2, 3 p.m.

“The Garden of Eden” Runway Show features Alex Vinash’s newest resort collection. After the show, guests head over to American Beech in Greenport’s Stirling Square for a local art sale and fashion boutique to benefit Community Action Southold Town, Inc. and the Greenport American Legion. $10–$45.

Greenport American Legion, 121 Third Street, Greenport. 631-477-1717, castsoutholdtown.org

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