Looking for something to do this weekend? Check out some of these events taking place in and around your community.
This event is for interested people, caregivers, government organizations, but it does recognize that congregations and fellowships can play a beneficial role in recognizing and addressing memory loss issues. Attendees will listen, learn and speak with representatives from assisted living facilities, hospitals and the North Hempstead Aging-In-Place Initiative on topics including music and memory loss; palliative care; hospice, aging in place (staying at home); assisted living; home care; financial concerns; as well as spirituality, building community, and emotional health. Opportunities for supportive discussion with the panelists as well as with people in similar situations will be provided.
On Sunday, hear compelling speakers throughout the day, amazing healers and vendors offering the latest info and products for self care, living green, and living well! Enjoy a reading from one of our gifted intuitives. From 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Doubletree Hotel, Tarrytown. Exhibitors sign up at www.thepractitioners.com
Join in the laughs as three comedians take the stage Sat. night at Temple Isaiah in Stony Brook. Tickets are $35 in advance and $40 after Nov. 1. Bring your own bottle, desser is included. For more information call 751-8518.
n this exciting two-day workshop geared for beginners and intermediates, Angela will teach students how to start and complete a painting using the ‘alla prima’ (direct painting) approach. In addition to learning how to mix and use oil paints, students will have the opportunity to discuss color, values and edges. Nov. 2 and 3 from 1-4 p.m. at Gallery North.
Discover Setauket's rich history as you explore its architecture and beautiful natural environment.This tour takes 1 1/2 hours and starts at the Setauket Neighborhood House. $3 Members $5 Non-members. Visit our website at TVHS.org or call 631-751-3730 for more information. Sunday, 2 p.m. at the Setauket Neighborhood House.
Miller Place-Rocky Point
On Saturday come out and have a laugh, BYOB, surprise guests! join the fun!! open to the community. (adult language) Showtime: 7:30 p.m.
On Sunday come down and see all we have to offer open to the community! Free Food, Drinks & entertainment. Bring the kids! Starts at 11 a.m.
St. Ann’s Church in Sayville will hold its annual Christmas Fair on Nov. 2 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Admission is $5 and event features collectible shopping and auction.
Toys for Tots Collection
Sayville Family Dentistry is celebrating a year in business with a Toys for Tots collection effort on Nov. 2 starting at 2 p.m. at 207 West Main Street in Sayville.
Shaggy at Sequoya Middle School
The Shaggy concert is being sponsored by JVC Broadcasting and Party 105.3 FM, and is taking place at Sequoya Middle School, 750 Waverly Ave. in Holtsville, on Friday at 7 p.m. in the auditorium. The show's opening act is Zhavea ft. E Dee. Tickets for the show are $40 each. Click here for more information and the flyer.
Chinese Auction & Zumbathon® to Benefit Chris’s Crusaders for ALS: The benefit is taking place at Samoset Middle School, 51 School St. in Ronkonkoma Friday at 6:30 p.m. $10 donation requested.
Farrell's Tavern Halloween Party: Party taking place at the 284 Ronkonkoma Ave. location in Ronkonkoma Friday at 9:30 p.m. $5 cover.
Fundraiser which includes a buffet, unlimited beer and a raffle is at the Knights of Columbus, 2850 Pond Road in Lake Ronkonkoma, Saturday from 8 p.m.-12 p.m. Admission is $40.
Race to benefit local causes is taking place at Gazebo Park, 127-22 Smithtown Blvd. in Nesconset on Sunday. Registration opens at 8:30 a.m. Admission is $30.
Film focuses on four characters in different provinces, driven into violence. Showtimes are taking place from Nov. 1-6 at Plaza Cinema and Media Arts Center, 20 Terry St. in Patchogue.
Photography will be on display at Brick House Brewery, 67 W. Main St. in the loft Friday at 8 p.m.
Canaan Lake Community Club is holding a chinese auction Saturday at 6 p.m. at 48 Green Ave. in Patchogue.