SEPTEMBER 11 OBSERVANCES
9/11 Remembrance Vigil
Friday, September 10, 7pm
Where: Northport High School, by the flagpole and freedom fountain
The Northport Journal podcast with event participant, veteran and NHS social studies teacher Darryl St. George can be found here.
East Northport Fire Department Ceremony and Candlelight Vigil
Saturday, September 11, 9:45am
Members of the East Northport Fire Department, along with members from neighboring Fire Departments, and our community, will come together to remember the attacks and pay tribute to the lives lost.
Where: ENFD Headquarters, 1 Ninth Avenue, East Northport
There will also be a candlelight vigil at 8pm at the same location.
East Northport Festival
Friday through Sunday, September 10-12
See flier for details.
More information on the Chamber’s Facebook page.
Community of Hearts: An art exhibit in remembrance of 9/11
September 1 through September 30
In recognition of the many lives impacted 20 years ago on September 11, the Northport and East Northport libraries are hosting a community art exhibit featuring hearts painted on canvases, to remember and reflect upon the events of that tragic day.
Where: At both the Northport and East Northport libraries. Wood hearts by Silver Fox Construction’s Robert Nock will also be on display in the Northport Library's glass case on the main floor.
Northport Historical Society, 215 Main Street, Northport
Immigrants of Northport and East Northport: Those who built and continue to build our community
Wednesdays through Sundays, 1-4:30pm; check website for updates
Farmers’ Market, Cow Harbor Park, Northport
Every Saturday morning, rain or shine
8am -12:30pm through November 20
Chalk Walk Festival
Sunday, September 26, 9am-5pm
Professional artists and their younger counterparts are invited to draw all things Northport on designated sidewalks spots, and in Village park.
For more information, and to claim a spot, click here.
Read the NoJo article about the Chalk Walk here.
Northport Oktoberfest, Northport Fire Department Fairgrounds (corner of Clipper Drive and Steers Avenue)
October 2, 12-5pm
Tickets available at: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/northport-oktoberfest-tickets-162770676475