Townwide Fund Plans ‘America the Beautiful’ Party

The Townwide Fund of Huntington will celebrate the country’s birthday with a party July 8 at the Vanderbilt Museum in Centerport. Artist Efren Andaluz will create a work of art and auction it off at the event. “While this event is all about fun and Read More …

A Kid’s Life at the Vanderbilt

Experience A Kid’s Life at Eagle’s Nest, a new workshop offered by the Vanderbilt Museum’s Education Department. On Saturday, December 7th from 10am-12pm children will tour the mansion, decorated for the holidays, with an educator and hear stories about the Vanderbilt children and their family. Read More …

Happening in Huntington for the Holidays

Turkey drives, tree lightings, parade, music, food and more are filling the holiday calendar throughout Huntington. There appears to be little to no separation between Thanksgiving and Christmas celebrations this year. We’ve compiled a list, which will update every few days, of events or ways Read More …

Vanderbilt Getting New Wastewater Treatment Systems

The Vanderbilt Museum will get two wastewater treatment systems to help reduce the impact of nitrogen flowing into Northport bay, Suffolk County officials announced Wednesday. The Alternative On-Site Wastewater Treatment Systems replace cesspools at the guardhouse and planetarium at the museum, which draws more than Read More …

Arts Roundup: Portraits of Animals, Leaves of Grass

An art show and a poetry reading are among the happenings this week in the Huntington area. What: Camilla d’Errico, Travis Louie, Elements Group Show Where: Haven Gallery When: Ongoing until June 16 About: D’Errico’s “Zodiac” paintings, Louie’s portraits of “Animals That I’ve Known,” and Read More …

Arts Roundup: From Walking with Whitman to Talking with Artists

Poetry and art events are among the happenings this week in the Huntington area. What: Walking with Whitman Where: Walt Whitman Birthplace When: Friday, May 3, 7:00 pm About: A reading by prize-winning poets Tongo Eisen-Martin and Tony Policano. Cost: Free – $10 For More Read More …

Arts Roundup: From Joel McHale to George Wallace

A famous funnyman, and a notable poet, play a part in the happenings this week in the Huntington area. What: Joel McHale Where: The Paramount When: Friday, Mar. 22, 8:00 pm About: The comedian from The Community comes to our town. Cost: $29.50 – $59.50 Read More …

Schools on Weeklong Break, Banks, Offices Closed Monday

Government offices will be closed Monday for the federal and state holiday of Washington’s Birthday. Most banks and libraries are also closed Monday, while nearly all schools are closed for a week for winter break. LIRR trains will operate on a holiday schedule, with off-peak Read More …

Arts Roundup: From an Avant-Jazz Poet to a Klezmer Trio

And, in between, a play, a lecture, and art, this week and beyond in the Huntington area. What: Walking with Whitman: Steve Dalachinsky Where: Walt Whitman Birthplace When: Friday, Dec. 7, 6:00 pm (Doors open 5:30 pm) About: There is an open mic at 6:00 Read More …

Arts Roundup: Hang with Artists

Meet an artist at a library, buy from artists at a movie theater, and more, this week in the Huntington area. What: Undressed: The Artwork of Michelle Palatnik Where: Harborfields Public Library When: Exhibit ongoing till Thursday, Nov. 29; reception Sunday, Nov. 25, 3:00 – Read More …

Arts Roundup: From Vaughan Williams to George III

Live music and theater are among the happenings this week in the Huntington area. What: Northport Symphony Orchestra Fall 2018 Concert Where: Northport High School When: Friday, Nov. 16, 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm About: “Pastoral Moods” is the theme. You will enjoy works by Read More …

Arts Roundup: From an Art Walk to an Art Talk

Take an artistic tour of your town, relax and listen to a painter, and more, in this week’s happenings around Huntington.   What: She Kills Monsters Where: Vanderbilt Museum’s Carriage House Theater/Education Center When: Fridays and Saturdays, Oct. 19, 20, 26, and 27, 8:00 pm; Read More …

Arts: Tango, Memories With Music

There are lots of arts and entertainment opportunities around Huntington this week. Here are a few. What: Huntington Public Library Presents “Anastasia René Band” Where: Huntington Public Library When: Friday, August 24th, 7 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. About: Vocalist and educator Anastasia René works in Read More …