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Posted on: December 27, 2018

The Staszesky-Tobin Show

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The Suffolk Art Gallery's winter exhibit features the work of John Tobin and Al Staszesky. Tobin's work, both ceramic and 2-D, draws influence from daily life, tongue-in-cheek humor, and turn of phrase. His style is distinct and vibrant, with influences f...

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Posted on: December 27, 2018

Old School at the Center: Classic Movie Series

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Grease is the cult classic that made stars of Olivia Newton John and John Travolta. It’s California in the late ‘50s and greaser Danny Zuko and Australian (and resident good girl) Sandy Olsson fall in love over the summer, not expectin...

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Posted on: December 10, 2018

Global Citizens: Resilient Communities - 31st Annual Young Artists and Authors Showcase

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Sister Cities International aims to promote peace through mutual respect, understanding, and cooperation – one individual, one community at a time. Each year, the Young Artists and Authors Showcase encourages youth from around the globe to expre...

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Posted on: December 10, 2018

American Girl Program: Kirsten Larson

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Meet Kirsten Larson! Kirsten was born in Sweden in 1845 and given a new life in America working on the frontier in Minnesota. She is quite sensitive towards animals and children, and makes friends easily. A very active child, Kirsten can be shy, hates bei...
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Posted on: December 27, 2018

Flip the Switch!: A Fun-Filled Day of Tech

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Join us on Saturday, January 26, 2019, from 10am-2pm, for a fun-filled day of technology! There will be FOUR zones:

Code and Cogs:Features coding and robotics demos including Dash robots and an electro-magnet activity.

The Green Scene:Explore environmentall...
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Posted on: January 8, 2019

6th Annual Paws for the Arts Gala

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The Suffolk Humane Society and Hilton Garden Inn Suffolk Riverfront will host the 6th Annual Paws for the Arts, a semi-formal gala, on Saturday, February 2, 2019, from 6:30-10pm. This is a great event for both animal and art enthusiasts to attend. The eve...

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Posted on: January 15, 2019

Jackie Robinson: A Game Apart

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A Game Apart provides a glimpse of Jackie Robinson’s life during a bygone era of separate and unequal locker rooms, of whites only hotels, and of restaurants with only a back door for colored athletes to enter. Witness the hopeless humiliation o...

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Posted on: January 8, 2019

36th Annual Antique Show & Sale

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Sponsored by the Suffolk Art League, the 36th Annual Antique Show and Sale will take place Saturday-Sunday, February 23-24, 2019, at King's Fork Middle School. Hours on Saturday are 10am-5pm, and Sunday, 12-5pm. Tickets are only $6 per person. The event w...

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Posted on: January 8, 2019

"Lamp It Up!" Suffolk Center Annual Fundraiser

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Join the Suffolk Center for an electric evening illuminating the arts! Celebrate the arts at the themed annual fundraiser featuring live and silent auctions, live music, and more. The Center will shine brighter than ever before, as the unique venue will b...

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Posted on: April 20, 2017

The Great Dismal Swamp

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The Great Dismal Swamp is anything but dismal.

 

Despite its foreboding moniker, the Great Dismal Swamp is one of few remaining American wildernesses. It is the largest intact remnant of a vast habitat that once covered more than one million acres ...

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Posted on: April 20, 2017

Suffolk Art Gallery

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Nestled among Victorian and Colonial architecture, you'll find a former library constructed in the early 1960s and repurposed as the Suffolk Art Gallery in the 1980s. The Gallery hosts a variety of exhibits and through a partnership with the Suffolk Art L...

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Posted on: April 20, 2017

Suffolk Center for Cultural Arts

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As Suffolk's premier visual and performing arts venue for Suffolk, the Suffolk Center boasts a year-round schedule featuring musical performances, theatrical productions, ballet, art exhibits, lectures and galas. The classic Greek-Revival structure was bu...

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Posted on: April 20, 2017

Riddick's Folly House Museum & Gift Shop

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In early 1837, a fire ravaged dozens of homes and outbuildings at the north end of Main Street in Suffolk. Out of the ashes of that fire, Mr. Mills Riddick built the home that is known today as Riddick’s Folly. Mills Riddick was a member of a large and pr...

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Posted on: April 20, 2017

Seaboard Station Railroad Museum

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This restored Main Street station displays a two-room HO-scale model of Suffolk in 1907 that was built by the Tidewater Division of the National Model Railroad Association. The station was built in 1885 and has remained basically unchanged over the years....

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Posted on: April 20, 2017

Suffolk Waterways

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Suffolk has over 8,000 acres of lakes and miles of river shoreline. Here are just a few highlights:

Lone Star Lake:- 12 lakes total (1172-acre park)- Freshwater fishing and pier- Four-mile horse trail- Archery range and model airplane flying field- Grills ...

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