04/17/17 6:02am
Downs Farm Preserve in Cutchogue. (Credit: Northforker file photo)

Downs Farm Preserve in Cutchogue. (Credit: Northforker file photo)

Group for the East End will once again host an Earth Day Festival at Downs Farm Preserve in Cutchogue on Saturday, April 22 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

The family-friendly event will feature live animals, nature hikes, crafts, a plant sale, music by Julia King and raffles. (more…)

10/21/16 8:26am
Credit: Monique Singh-Roy

Join Group for the East End and Lyrical Children on Saturday, October 22 for their 4th annual family nature scavenger hunt. at Downs Farm Preserve in Cutchogue. (Credit: Monique Singh-Roy)

Looking for something to do on the North Fork this weekend? Northforker has you covered.

Here are five events set for this weekend. As always, visit northforker.com/events for additional happenings.

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08/12/16 6:01am
Celebrate the tomato at Harbes Family Farm this weekend. (Credit: Monique Singh-Roy)

Celebrate tomatoes at Harbes Family Farm this weekend. (Credit: Monique Singh-Roy)

Looking for something to do on the North Fork this weekend?  Northforker has you covered.

Here are 5 events to check out this weekend. As always, visit northforker.com/events for additional ideas.

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04/15/16 5:59am
oktoberfest garden of eve

Garden of Eve Organic Farm & Market in Riverhead (Credit: Carrie Miller)

Looking for something to do on the North Fork this weekend? Northforker has you covered.

Here are five events to check out. Or, as always, you can visit northforker.com/events for more ideas.

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04/01/16 6:03am
Two story barn garden shop with humming bird garden sculpture (Credit: Barbaraellen Koch)

Barn garden shop with humming bird garden sculpture at the Peconic River Herb Farm (Credit: Barbaraellen Koch)

Looking for something to do on the North Fork this weekend? Northforker has you covered.

Here are five events to check out. Or, as always, you can visit northforker.com/events for more ideas.

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03/16/16 10:45am
Christine Tylee, program and stewardship coordinator for the Group for the East End, mixes up an all-purpose cleaner of white vinegar, baking soda and essential oils. (Credit: Barbaraellen Koch)

Christine Tylee, program and stewardship coordinator for the Group for the East End, mixes up an all-purpose cleaner of white vinegar, baking soda and essential oils. (Credit: Barbaraellen Koch)

In a country where convenience is king, making your own cleaning products probably sounds like a chore. But that’s actually not the case, says Christine Tylee of Group for the East End in Southold.

“They’re simple to make,” said Tylee, the nonprofit’s program and stewardship coordinator. “When it’s ‘do-it-yourself’ some people can be overwhelmed, but then they realize how easy it is.”  (more…)

02/04/16 6:07am
Gene Casey

Gene Casey (pictured above) and the Lone Sharks will perform during a food pantry fundraiser at Martha Clara Vineyards on Friday. (Credit: Katharine Schroeder file photo)

Looking for something to do on the North Fork this Friday, Saturday or Sunday? Northforker has you covered.

Here are 5 events to check out this weekend:

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