Wednesday, Oct. 3, 4 p.m.: Hits for heroes fundraiser at Shoreham-Wading River High School, 250A Route 25A, Shoreham. The SWR girls volleyball team hosts a fundraiser for the family of TSgt. Dashan Briggs, who was killed in action in Iran in March. Wear red, white and blue and cheer on the JV and varsity teams as they play Hampton Bays. There will be baked goods, other food, drinks and basket raffles, with all proceeds to go directly to the Briggs family.
Monday, Sept. 10, 7:30 a.m.: The Flanders Fire Department hosts 5th annual Golf Outing at the Vineyards Golf Club, 9 Tyler Dr., Riverhead. Continental breakfast and practice putting greens, golfing begins at 9 a.m. Lunch at the turn, three hour open bar, buffet dinner, dessert with coffee, Chinese auction, raffles, awards. Dress code: collared shirt, no jeans, shorts or cargo pants. Tickets: $165.Contact Chief Scott Lambeck: 631-740-0706, firstname.lastname@example.org.Mail checks payable to Flanders Fire Department Golf Outing, 19 Firehouse Lane, Flanders, N.Y., 11901. RSVP by September 1.
9:30 a.m.: 4th annual Poker run & pig roast sponsored by Kait’s Angels at Breeze Hill Farm, 31215 County Road 48, Peconic. Players drive to checkpoints, collect sealed envelopes containing playing cards and make the best poker hand. Multiple entries may be purchased. After-party at 2:30 p.m., with prizes, food, raffles and DJ. Tickets: $30 per player.
Bring the kids out for some fun at the ranch and a great cause this weekend – to a Halloween-themed rodeo.
On Saturday Oct. 26, Sleepy Hollow Cattle Ranch in Riverhead is hosting a Kids’ Cowboy-themed Halloween event and horsemanship show, which will be hosted a true cowboy, Missouri-raised cattleman and bareback bronco rodeo competitor, Shane Ely, who operates the Riverhead ranch. (more…)