Libraries are the most American of institutions: community-based, democratic, pull-yourself-up by your own gathering places.
PeaceSmiths Topical, A-Typical, Folk Music, Poetry, and Whatever Coffeehouse Friday, October 4th at 8pm (first of the new season!) Music of peace and justice with Harmonic Insurgence with director, Gene Glickman Poetry with local Amityville poet, Lois Walker Singer/Songwriter Brian Sendrowitz of Beat Radio fame Open Mic: Maybe You? Held at: The First United Methodist […]
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Long Islanders: The Perseid Meteor showers will peak in the sky over your home on the nights of Sunday (into Monday), August 11th and Monday, August 12th. The best time to view from Long Island will be about 11pm to 6am, with the show starting to get good around midnight. It is best to get […]
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South Country Peace Group will hold its 31st Annual World Peace Vigil A community dedication to peace on the 68th anniversary of the nuclear destruction of Hiroshima Tuesday, August 6, 2013 7pm Bellport, Long Island, New York Silent procession starts at 7pm from the sidewalk adjacent to Woodland Cemetary, Station Road, and Head of Neck […]
Heading out for the beach today? Hope you find a beautiful spot. Here are some to avoid this weekend… You can check beach closing for Suffolk County at the county website: Suffolk County environment info For more information, you can also call the Bathing Beach hotline at 852-5822 for a recorded message, or The Ecology […]
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Long Island Folk Music for Summer 2013
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Earthquakes are evidently enough to shake people up. “Fracking” is trending on Yahoo. Below is the current news, and some previous onthewilderside warnings that hydraulic fracturing to find natural gas causes earthquakes. (Also, a video to remind Long Islanders that we can get earthquakes, too.) (excerpt from) Reuters Study raises new concern about earthquakes and […]
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Suffolk County pesticide spraying on Tuesday, July 9, 2013: More info at: Suffolk County Division of Vector Control: 631-852-4270 Suffolk County’s spraying information hotline: 631-852-4939 On-line at: www.suffolkcountyny.gov/Departments/HealthServices/PublicHealth/PreventiveServices/PesticideApplicationNotification.aspx Re: Tuesday, July 8, 2013 spraying can be found at Newsday: Suffolk sets mosquito spraying for Tuesday from Newsday: Ground spraying to control adult mosquito populations on […]
The art exhibit and installation we experienced is called “summer of love: found & lost, a project – indoors and out.
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