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Boy Scout Car Show

The 30th annual Boy Scout Car Show will take place at Peconic Lane School on Saturday, August 31, from 9 AM to 4 PM.

Presented by Troop 6 Committee to benefit the troop, the car show will feature antique, steam, classic, collector, street rod, custom cars, and trucks. There also will be a picnic area where attendees can enjoy refreshments and food.

General admission is $5 and free for children younger than 12.

Arts & Crafts Festival

The Greenport Arts & Crafts festival will be held on Saturday, August 31, from 10 AM to 5 PM in the Greenport High School.

The festival will feature re-purposed arts and crafts with a purpose. For more information, visit www.depasmarket.com.

Lysander Piano Trio

The Lysander Piano Trio will perform at the Shelter Island Presbyterian Church on Sunday, September 1, at 8 PM.

The ensemble will perform music by Scriabin, Haydn, Favre, and Schubert. There will be a post-concert wine and cheese reception. Admission is free, but donations are accepted. For more information, visit www.shelterislandfriendsofmusic.org.

Mattituck-Laurel Library

The Mattituck-Laurel Library will host a senior café and conversation on Thursday, September 5, at 11 AM, where seniors can meet for conversation, tea, coffee, and snacks.

The library will screen “The Command,” which follows the 2000 K-141 Kursk Submarine disaster, on Friday, September 6, at 1:30 PM.

There will be an AARP Safe Driving Course for motor vehicle operators age 50 and over on Saturday, September 7, from 9 AM to 4 PM. The program is $20 for AARP members and $25 for non-members.

An eight-week yoga session for all levels will begin on Saturday, September 7, at 9 AM. The fee is $70 for the eight weeks or $15 per walk-in. Participants must bring their own yoga mat or towel.

For more information, visit www.mattlibrary.org.

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