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Things to do in town this weekend
Cow Harbor weekend: Northport has 10K race Saturday, parade on Sunday.
Film: "In Search of Beethoven." part of the Creativity Film Series. Filmmaker Phil Grabsky and musicologist Cliff Eisen will be present, 7:30 p.m., Cinema Arts Centre, 423 Park Ave., $12, nenpl.org, 631-261-6930. SATURDAY Cold Spring Harbor
Author Appearance: Suzie Gilbert will appear and sign her book, "Flyaway: How a Wild Bird Rehabber Sought Adventure and Found Her Wings," noon, Cold Spring Harbor Library, 95 Harbor Rd., 516-695-0763. Commack
Classic and Antique Car Show. Refreshments, raffles, live music. Classic cars for sale, benefiting the students in the Commack School District, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Burr Intermediate School, 235 Burr Rd., $5, lastlickscafe.org, 631-427-9546. Cold Spring Harbor
Public Walking Tours: Saturday morning guided walking tours of the historic buildings and botanical landscape focusing on historic architecture, provides a peek into the scientific research taking place there, will also cover indoor and outdoor artworks, tours assemble at 10 a.m. promptly in the Grace Auditorium lobby, 10 a.m., Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, 1 Bungtown Rd., $5 nonrefundable, reservations required at least seven days in advance and a minimum of 10 participants are required for each tour, 516-367-8455. Greenlawn
Pickle Festival: Greenlawn-Centerport Historical Association's annual pickle festival features homemade pickles, jams, jellies, farm-grown vegetables, baked goods and family activities. Rain date Sept. 27, 11 a.m.-4 p.m., John Gardiner Farm, 900 Park Ave., $2, free for children younger than 12, www.Starflowerexperiences.org, 516-938-6152. Greenlawn
Historical Society Association: The Greenlawn-Centerport Historical Association promotes the research, recording, collecting and preserving artifacts, documents, photographs and fine arts pertaining to the history of Greenlawn and Centerport, meetings are held 9 a.m. Saturdays. New members welcome, Gardiner Barn, 900 Park Ave., 631-754-1180.
--Great Cow Harbor 10K. Annual running race through village, 8:30 a.m. from Laurel Avenue School, near Scudder Avenue; go to nrcrun.org for entry deadlines and fees. No race-day registration. Before race, donate gently used running shoes for victims of disasters or people living in poverty.
--The B-Side Bandits, specializing in "B-side songs from the 70's to today" appears at Napper Tandy's, 229 Laurel Ave., at 10 p.m. 631-757-4191. SUNDAY Cold Spring Harbor
Making Mobility a Reality: Discussion presented by the Chapter of the Foundation Fighting Blindness, interactive panel discussion on how individuals with visual impairments can increase access to services on Long Island, 1:30 p.m.-4 p.m., Cold Spring Harbor Library, 95 Harbor Rd., 212-244-1470. Cove Neck
Theodore Roosevelt Home Tours Tour offered on the hour, tickets sold on a first come-first served basis, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Sagamore Hill National Historic Site, Sagamore Hill Road, $5, under 15 free, heckscher.org, 631-351-3250.
-- Ombudservice Program of Suffolk County: Train to be an advocate for nursing and adult home residents, Family Service League of Suffolk, 790 Park Ave., mallcraftshows.com, 516-442-6000. Northport
-- Cow Harbor Day; parade starting at noon and finishing along Main Street to the waterfront park.
-- Northport Gallery Exhibit: Cynthia Grimm's, "A Mother's Life," photography project, available viewings during normal library hours, Northport-East Northport Library, 151 Laurel Ave., nenpl.org, 631-261-6930.
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