Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 18 and 19, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. : Southold Historical Society Quilt Festival, 55200 Main Rd. In cooperation with Eastern Long Island Quilters’ Guild, a celebration of quilts, old and new. Contemporary and antique quilts on display, some for purchase. Quilt appraiser to appraise your quilts, activities for children, demonstrations of techniques. Refreshments for purchase. Saturday, 3 p.m.: ($10 ticket) lecture by Paula Nadelstern at First Presbyterian Church of Southold, “Symmetry and Surprise: the Kaleidoscope As Design Inspiration.” Tickets: $10, one-day admission; $15, two-day admission; children under 12, free. 631-765-5500.
Quilt and stitch group meeting at Hallockville Museum Farm, 6038 Sound Ave., Riverhead. All are welcome to joingroup interested in preserving and sharing the hand folk arts of quilting and needlework. Bring your own project, or drop in for inspiration. Information: quiltandstitchgroup.com.
Works by Cloud 9 painters will be on view at Clovis Point thru Jan. 15.
• An artists’ reception for Cloud 9 painters will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 26, at Clovis Point Wines in Jamesport. The show, on view through Jan. 15, will feature landscapes by Joan Curran, Adelaide Amend, Dolores Castrucci, Fran Reichert, BL Moyle, Annie Dilworth, Jada Rowland and Ann McCaughey. (more…)