Aug
13
5:00 pm17:00

SHARE: Preserving Our Place Through Education

 

Peconic Community School's Annual Summer Fundraiser

Honoring Science Educators & PCS Trustees, Barbara Butterworth & Phyllis Constan

Sunday, August 13th, 2017 from 5-9pm

Hallockville Museum Farm, Naugles Barn, Jamesport

Tickets: $125/per person

Please join us for a festive evening on the North Fork in a beautiful farm-setting for live music, dancing, local farm fare, pizza from Rolling in Dough, a raw bar by Chip Maran, local beer and wine, and a silent auction featuring unique east end experiences. We will come together to celebrate and support place-based, project-focused model of education for more children in this community.

 

Sponsorship Opportunities

Peconic Community School relies on sponsors from the community to make this event a success. All donations are tax deductible and support scholarship opportunities for students with financial need. Last year's sponsors included Edible East End, Neefus Stype Agency, Old Block Capital and more!

Learn More & Sponsor SHARE 2017

 


CREATE: A Maker Fair
Mar
25
10:00 am10:00

CREATE: A Maker Fair

CREATE: A Maker Fair

The only local fair of it’s kind, PCS takes inspiration for this event from a national movement emphasizing creativity, innovation and all things “maker.” This special event is free*, family-friendly and open to the entire community. Last year’s fair attracted over 300 people from across the east end.   The event will feature over 30 makers from the east end of Long Island.  Makers include local students, teachers, museums, artists, scientists, engineers, and more.

Makers include:  Long Island Science Center, Green Revolution Woodworking, Custer Institute, Clown Christopher Scheer, Hayground School, Potter Chris Fanjul, Singer/Songwriter Nancy Remkus, Tesla Science Center, Lyrical Children & more!

$10 suggested donation at the door

 

10am - 2pm

Suggested $10 donation

Thank you to our wonderful event sponsor, UltraMotion!

Sep
21
1:00 pm13:00

A Day of Creative Movment

Peconic Landing

Peconic Community School

and

The Watermill Center

Present A Day of Creative Movement

with El Colegio Del Cuerpo Dance Company 

Wednesday September 21, 2016

 

Senior members of Peconic Landing and children from Peconic Community School will come together for a day of intergenerational dance. After an informal talk and demonstration from the dancers’ repertoire, attendees will join together for an invigorating workshop in creative movement. All ages and abilities are welcomed to participate. In the afternoon there will be an improvisational dance by El Colegio del Cuerpo in the Sculpture Garden open to the public.

 

Schedule:

 

10:00-10:30 Demonstration and Performance of excerpts by Company, in Auditorium

10:30-12:00 Dance and Creative Movement Workshop, in Auditorium

1:00-1:30 Company Improvisational Performance in Sculpture Garden Open to Public

 

About El Coelgio del Cuerpo:

 

Álvaro Restrepo and Marie France Delieuvin (co founder of EL COLEGIO DEL CUERPO- eCdC- The School of the Body) and the 10 dancers of La Compañia Cuerpo de Indias will be Artists-in-Residence atThe Watermill Center in September 2016. During their residency, they will create a ceremony with participants of the Shinnecock community, and interact with other members of the Hamptons’ community, through workshops, master classes, and open rehearsals. Restrepo often refers to the 18 year-old eCdC, based on Cartagena de Indias in Colombia, as a four-legged animal: artistic, educational, social and political, having Nature as/in the heart of their creature/institution.

Peconic Community School is an independent school for children ages 3-11 located on the East End of Long Island. Through creative learning opportunities with premier educators students create, discover, share and grow. PCS envisions a place where education creates a better world. And it is the school's mission to foster reflective, resilient, compassionate learners in a safe, caring and trusting environment.

The Watermill Center Founded by avant-garde visionary Robert Wilson in 1992, The Watermill Center is an interdisciplinary laboratory for the arts supporting young and emerging artists through its year-round Artist Residency Program, International Summer Program, as well as Education Programs, and open rehearsals. The Center also presents exhibitions, public programming, and offers tours of its 20,000+ square-foot building and eight-and-a-half acres of grounds and sculpture gardens throughout the year. The Watermill Center is located at 39 Watermill Towd Road, Water Mill, NY 11976. For general information or exhibition, event and tour schedules, visit The Watermill Center online at watermillcenter.org or call (631) 726-4628.

Peconic Landing is a nationally recognized, not-for-profit Lifecare retirement community overlooking the breathtaking Long Island Sound. Located on the North Fork of Long Island, our 144-acre campus is bordered by grapevines and golfing greens, situated on a half-mile of private Sound beach. The community it home to the North Fork’s only Sculpture Garden, and serves as a cultural arts hub for the East End Community presenting ample opportunity for individuals to pursue their interests and passions to the fullest. Members and guests can immerse themselves in a great variety of cultural, educational, wellness, and healthful programs designed to inspire and engage. To learn more about our cultural arts offering or the Peconic Landing lifestyle visit www.PeconicLanding.org.

 

Mar
12
11:00 am11:00

CREATE: a Maker Faire

CREATE: A Maker Faire will be held on Saturday, March 12th from 11am-3pm at Riverhead Charter School.  The Faire will highlight makers of all kinds from all over the tri-state area.  From music-makers, to lego clubs, robotics and soap, to welders and beer-makers there is sure to be something for everyone.  The event celebrates the Maker Movement and highlights creativity, innovation, and resourcefulness.  This event is FREE.  

Participating Makers include:

If you are interested in participating as a Maker, please complete this form and contact Liz at 631-779-2934.

The daytime portion will be followed by The After Party at Greenport Harbor Brewing Company from 7pm-10pm featuring live music by Gene Casey & the Lone Sharks.  Tickets for the after party at $30 and include a free pint of beer, or glass of wine.  Additional wine, beer, and food are available for purchase.  The evening event will also feature a fishbowl auction with loads of local prizes.  All proceeds from the after party will benefit Peconic Community School.



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Aug
16
5:00 pm17:00

SHARE: The Spirit of Community

Online ticket purchase has ended. Tickets will be available at the door.

Tickets: $100/per person

All proceeds benefit the Alison Aldredge Fund for Joyful Learning at Peconic Community School

 

Many thanks to our event sponsors

School Sponsors: 

Rolling in Dough Pizza

Donielle Cardinale at Daniel Gale Realty

Ellen Nora's Art Camp

Educator Sponsors:

The Giving Room

Amanda Abraham & Charlie Sullivan

Emilyann & David Abraham

Phyllis & Samuel Constan

Kathryn & Ryan Quigley

Laurie and Erwin Rodger

Rebecca & Stanford Searl

Alice & Jack Van de Wetering

Student Sponsors:

East End Fencing Academy

Ferretti & Odell, CPAs PLLC

Glover Perennials

Panera Bread/Applebees

Liz & Stephen Searl

In Kind Sponsors: 

Clarke's Garden & Home

Joe & Liza's Ice Cream

North Fork Roasting Company

Rolling in Dough Pizza

Shinn Estate Vineyards

Southampton Ales & Lagers

 

 

May
23
12:00 pm12:00

GROW: Spring Fundraiser & Community Picnic

Adults $15 in advance / $20 at the door           Children Free

Advance ticket sales have closed. Please purchase your tickets at registration. 

Peconic Community School's fourth annual festival Grow: Spring Fundraiser and Community Picnic will be held on Saturday, May 23rd at Hallockville Museum Farm, at Naugles Barn from 12pm-3pm.  This special event features live music performed by Brady Rymer, food, children activities, drumming, farm animals and more!  Tickets are $15 in advance and $20 at the door for adults, children are free.

Discover: Education for a Better World
Feb
28
12:00 pm12:00

Discover: Education for a Better World

Join us for a full day of great events and activities...

12-3pm: Workshops & Demos at Peconic Community School

Organizations include Hallockville Museum Farm, Chidren's Museum of the East End, the Block Spot, Ellen Nora's art studio, and more. FREE

3-5pm:  Speaker Series at PCS

Featuring prominent speakers on the topic of education: including Ameer Mourad from the Institute of Play in NYC,  Jerry Mintz from the Alternative Education Resource Organization (AERO), and Writer Mimosa Jones Tunney. $30/ticket

7:30-10:30pm: Party at Greenport Harbor Brewing Company

Come hear the ever popular and talented Gene Casey & the Lone Sharks at the Greenport Harbor Brewing Company's new location in Peconic.  $35/ticket

$50 all inclusive ticket for speaker series and after party

Tickets available at the door

 

Dec
6
10:00 am10:00

Book Fair & Open House

Shop a wonderful selection of books for the holidays from Barefoot Books. Enjoy a tasty hot lunch and tour Peconic Community School.  A portion of all proceeds go to PCS.

269 Main Rd. Aquebogue


Aug
31
5:00 pm17:00

SHARE: A Celebration of Education

Join us as we honor local leaders in arts and education, Patricia Snyder & Richard Malone and help to support arts-integrated, student-centered, community-focused education.

May
31
12:00 pm12:00

GROW: Spring Fundraiser & Community Picnic

Join us for an afternoon of family fun at Hallockville Museum Farm's Naugles Barn.

Featuring music by BRADY RYMER

Pizza for sale from Rolling in Dough Pizza Truck

Ice Cream for sale from Joe & Lizas

Juice for sale from Giving Room Health Food & Juice Bar

Plus opportunities for crafts, children's activities, seed planting and drumming 

$15 for adults/children FREE


Apr
24
7:00 pm19:00

PCS Open House

Meet the staff, visit the classrooms and learn more about Peconic Community School's approach, curriculum, and admissions process.

269 Main Road Aquebogue, NY 11931

Thursday, April  24th at 7pm

Feb
28
3:30 pm15:30

DISCOVER: Poetry with Scott Chaskey

Please join us for a family-friendly afternoon with Poet/Farmer/Educator Scott Chaskey as he shares his poetry and discusses his recently published work: Seedtime with our community.  

Followed by a brief place-based poetry workshop.

Friday, February 28th from 3:30-5:00

Light refreshments

Hosted by PCS students and staff

 

Suggested donation: $10

Children Free

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Dec
7
10:00 am10:00

CREATE: Holiday Arts & Crafts Fair

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Shop local, shop handmade & support PCS!

Saturday, December 7th

10am-3pm

Five Branches Wellness, 430 Main Street, 2nd Floor, Greenport

This special event benefitting PCS will feature handmade crafts from local artisans, a fishbowl auction, homemade baked goods, and PCS student made gifts.

Aug
11
Nov 9

SHARE - fundraiser & cocktail reception

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Our annual fundraiser, SHARE: A Celebration of Education  held on Sunday, August 11th from 5-8pm at the Golden Earthworm Organic Farm in Jamesport was a huge success!

Lea Abrams shared her important perspective on progressive education.  Live music by the wonderful Soul Jazz Train Express was a special treat.

Out East Foodie and Edible East End covered the event, which raised money to support Peconic Community school. 

 

We are most grateful for the local businesses who supported this event, including food prepared by Head Chef Michael Meehan of H20 Seafood GrillLia Stanco Fallon of, The Riverhead ProjectTodd Jacobs of Fresh Hamptons, Noah Schwartz of Noah's, and Michael and Amelia Hegeman of Healthy Gourmet.

 

Other local vendors generously supporting the event included: Blind Bat BreweryJamesport VineyardsShinn Estate Vineyards, Joe & Liza's Ice Cream, & Catapano Dairy Farm

 

 

Auction Items included:

Round of golf for 4 at Sebonack: including caddy fees, greens fees & lunch
A private ice cream party by Joe & Liza's Ice Cream  
A gift certificate to  Candle 79  in New York City
A gift certificate to Besito

VIP Dinner for 10 by Healthy Gourmet
 

Guest Speaker Bio: Lea Abras

Lea Abrams has been an educator for thirty years. She began as a holistic health educator creating programs for schools, health centers and non-profits while exploring eastern modalities of mindfulness work. For ten years Lea directed a Waldorf inspired early childhood program and attended Sunbridge College Waldorf Teacher Training. While working on her masters in teaching and certification in psychotherapy. Lea taught special education and early literacy in the Sag Harbor public schools. Pursuing her passion for progressive education she joined the faculty at the Morriss Center School, teaching mixed aged 3rd and 4th grades and deeply engaging in professional development that would serve to inform future work with the concepts of multiple intelligences, making learning visible in the classroom, and mindful learning practices. For the past ten years, Lea has worked at the Ross School as a 4th and 5th grade teacher, upper/lower school coordinator, and cultural history domain coordinator. In addition, she and her husband have been boarding parents to four Asian high school students for the past three years. This past year Lea has been an educational adviser for the Peconic Community School. She has two grown daughters, and lives in Sag Harbor with her husband, her cat and her daughter's snake "Rufus".

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You know we love children since we run a school, but this is the one event of the year that is geared more to adults. We hope you can still attend and enjoy a relaxing, delicious and fun night out!