Posted on Feb 15, 2018

Dates: February 11, February 18, March 11
Time: 12 noon
Fee for all three lectures: $50.00 Members, $65 Non-Members

The Madoo Conservancy is pleased to announce a series of three lectures exploring landscape architecture and our waterways. The talks will be led by leading landscape architects who will discuss current projects and their experiences working in our delicate environment. With bays, ponds and the ocean the East End of Long Island is a unique environment that development has degraded. However, landscape architecture can lead the way to improving our water quality issues with good design.
Each Landscape Architect will be joined by Rachel Gruzen, MEM, LEED AP an environmental planning consultant and educator for a lively discussion on landscape design and the environment within the regional context of a changing East End. Ms. Gruzen most recently coordinated The Peconic Estuary Protection Committee, an alliance of eastern Long Island municipalities and agencies addressing water quality in the Peconic Estuary. We’ll discuss design solutions and good practices to alleviate the stressors on our local ecosystems that can be put in place by residents and designers.

The talks will take place in our recently restored 1740 barn and be followed by a reception in the adjacent summerhouse.

Tickets $20 members, $25 non-members. Three lectures for $50 members, $65 non members

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Ross Children’s Community Theater Presents Beauty and the Beast

The young actors of Ross Community Theater perform a tale as old as time, Beauty and the Beast, adapted from the 1991 Academy Award-winning animated film and the Broadway musical of the same name. The play is directed by Margaret Kestler, with musical direction by Loreen Enright. Tickets are $15.

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Friday, February 2
9:30am to 10:30am

90 Quogue Street, Quogue

Quogue Library

Celebrate Groundhog Day with a visit from a rescued groundhog. A representative from our village will call out the predicted outcome with hot chocolate provided by the Quogue Village Market.

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Sunday, January 28th
9:30am to 11:00am

This wintertime botany walk around the Quogue Wildlife Refuge will concentrate on trees, shrubs and other plant species. Bark, buds and seeds will all be observed and used to identify plants. We will look for early blooming skunk cabbage, a sign that spring is not too far away. This walk will be led by MaryLaura Lamont, Park Ranger, of William Floyd Estate Fire Island National Seashore. A free program for adults and families. Space is limited so register on our website or by calling 631.653.4771.

Quogue Wildlife Refuge
3 Old Country Road, Quogue, NY

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Friday, January 19 and 26 at 7pm

North Sea Fire Department
149 Noyac Road
North Sea

The Ladies Auxiliary of the North Sea Fire Department is hosting two Psychic Group Reading Nights. January 19 & January 26, 2018 at 7 PM. The price is $60 per person, and is nonrefundable. Tickets must be purchased in advance. Call Charlotte at 631-283-9289. Thank you for your support!

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Sunday, January 14th at 1:30pm

Westhampton Free Library
7 Library Avenue, Westhampton Beach

Westhampton Free Library

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During the program, Ed Furey from the Cradle of Aviation Museum will reveal the fascinating history of flight on Long Island.

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