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Zeldin Speaks At SoutholdVOICE Meeting

Congressman Lee Zeldin spoke at SoutholdVOICE’s annual public meeting at the American Legion Hall in Southold Saturday, August 10.

Zeldin answered questions regarding the North Shore helicopter route, ticks and Lyme disease, local maritime infrastructure projects, and other issues facing Long Island’s North Fork.

At The Library

The Mattituck-Laurel Library will host “Green Screen Fun” for teens in grades seven through 12 Thursday, August 22, from 2 to 5 PM. Teens can take funny photos with friends and family using green screen technology, and will be able to take home their own 4-by-6-inch photo. Photo booth props will be provided. Registration is required.

The library will screen “All is True,” a look at the final days in the life of English poet, playwright, and actor William Shakespeare on Friday, August 23, at 1 PM.

There will be a seminar titled “Introduction to Suffolk County Diabetes Education” Wednesday, August 28, at 1:30 PM. The free informational meeting will cover the free diabetes prevention program given by the Suffolk County Department of Health Services.

For more information, visit www.mattitucklaurellibrary.org.

Clambake In The Orchards

Jamesport Manor Inn will host a family-style clambake Friday, August 23, at 6:30 PM.

The clambake will feature appetizers, a green salad, family-style mussels in butter broth, lobster, clams, potatoes, and corn, followed by an apple crisp dessert. There will be a cash bar featuring local wine and beer.

Tickets are $45 per person. For more information, visit www.jamesportmanor.com.

Group For The East End

The Group for the East End will host a forest therapy walk at Downs Farm Preserve in Cutchogue Sunday, August 25, from 2:30 to 4:30 PM.

Certified forest therapy guide and life coach Linda Lombardo will lead the walk, which aims to reconnect participants with nature in a way that refreshes, restores, and renews.

A maximum of 18 participants can attend. A $5 materials fee is requested, and registration is required.

For more information, visit www.GroupfortheEastEnd.org.

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