07/21/14 3:03pm
Photo courtesy of the Long Island Aquarium & Exhibition Center | The shark tank at the Long Island Aquarium.

The Long Island Aquarium and Exhibition Center will kick off Discovery’s “Shark Week” with a day-long celebration on Aug. 9. (Credit: Courtesy of the Long Island Aquarium & Exhibition Center)

Attention all Shark Week lovers.

The Discovery channel and Optimum will promote the popular week-long series dedicated to the underwater predator with a day-long celebration at The Long Island Aquarium & Exhibition Center in downtown Riverhead. (more…)

07/09/14 9:00am
Children working on their nature journals during Monday's family event at Downs Farm Preserve. (Photo credit: Group for the East End)
Children working on nature journals during Monday’s family event at Downs Farm Preserve. (Photo credit: Group for the East End)

Scavenger hunts, animal encounters and kitchen chemistry. These are just a few low-cost, family-friendly programs offered at Downs Farm Preserve in Cutchogue all summer long. (more…)

06/17/14 1:00pm
Brady Rymer's seventh album "Just Say Hi" (Credit: Katharine Schroeder)

Brady Rymer’s seventh album “Just Say Hi” was released today. (Credit: Katharine Schroeder)

Hey North Fork parents, get ready to memorize the lyrics of all 11 songs on the latest album from Brady Rymer and the Little Band That Could.

Southold’s most well known family music artist released his seventh album “Just Say Hi” today.  (more…)

06/03/14 10:59am
Catch a glimpse of these Babydoll sheep at Jason's Vineyard in Jamesport. (Credit: Barbaraellen Koch)

Catch a glimpse of Babydoll sheep at Jason’s Vineyard in Jamesport. (Credit: Barbaraellen Koch)

Your kids’ eyes will light up at the sight of baby goats, bison and alpacas at the many North Fork roadside farmstands — several of which allow children to pet, feed and sometimes ride the animals.

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05/29/14 3:00pm
Brady Rymer will perform for a Peconic Community School fundraiser at Hallockville Museum Farm on Saturday. (Credit: Katharine Schroeder)

Brady Rymer will perform for a Peconic Community School fundraiser at Hallockville Museum Farm on Saturday. (Credit: Katharine Schroeder)

Take the kids to hear some Brady Rymer tunes, grab a slice of gourmet pizza from Rolling in Dough and enjoy an ice cream cone from Joe & Liza’s, all for a good cause this Saturday, May 31.

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05/21/14 3:59pm
Sang Lee Farms' Lucy Senesac, right, shows a cup of watermelon juice to Ellie Borzilleri, 9, of Cutchogue, and her mother Sarah during the North Fork Foodie Tour last year.

Sang Lee Farms’ Lucy Senesac, right, shows a cup of watermelon juice to Ellie Borzilleri, 9, of Cutchogue, and her mother Sarah during the North Fork Foodie Tour last year.

For the parent who is tired of sending their child to baseball or soccer camp, here’s an idea for the summer: Young Farmer’s Camp at Sang Lee Farms.

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