Fish & Sips, the Long Island Aquarium’s 11th annual wine tasting event will be held Friday, November 16, from 7 to 10:30 PM. Over 20 local wineries and craft breweries will be on hand for the tasting and purchasing event. This popular event celebrates the harvest with delectable wines, craft beverages, live music, and delicious hors d’oeuvres. The cost is $54.95 per person. You can also spend the night, hotel packages that include an overnight stay and two tickets start at $308. Visit www.longislandaquarium.com.
The Riverhead Peacemakers will receive the “United for Kindness” award from PACER’s National Bullying Prevention Center on May 22.The Riverhead Peacemakers are a fourth grade student-led anti-bullying movement started by Morgan Dunn, now in ninth grade, when she was at Roanoke Avenue Elementary School. The Peacemakers in both schools meet with Shannon Kutner, Riverhead Community Awareness Program’s elementary school social worker, during recess to discuss ways to prevent and reduce bullying in their schools. In January, the students assisted their schools by organizing student and staff participation in the Great Kindness Challenge, as well as other activities.