Business: Getaway to Baker House, Get Creative at Golden Eagle, Feast with Art of Eating

Spa services at the Baker House in East Hampton

Baker House In Full Weekend-Getaway Swing

Make the most of this winter by cozying up with that special someone at The Baker House 1650 — while taking advantage of a discounted winter package through March 29.

Located at 181 Main Street in East Hampton, the boutique inn is offering 10 percent off its “Romance Package,” which includes a bottle of champagne, chocolate-covered strawberries, a couples’ Swedish massage in the Baker Spa — followed or preceded by one hour of use — and a late 1 p.m. check-out. Rates start at $865 for a two-night weekday stay, and vary based on room.

The “Wine Tasting Package” can be used on weekends, as well, and features a bottle of Wölffer Estate wine and a fruit and cheese board upon arrival, a private wine tasting for two at the Sagaponack vineyard, a $75 dining credit at a local restaurant, and a late 1 p.m. check-out. Weekday rates start at $624.40, and weekend rates at $1,588.68.

Both packages must be booked 24 hours in advance by either calling (631) 324-4081 or booking online with the code “Winter10.” For more information, please visit

Beat Winter Doldrums At Golden Eagle

Stay creative this winter with Golden Eagle Artist Supply in East Hampton, which has recently added a slew of new art classes and workshops to its already jam-packed slate for children and adults alike.

Kids age 8 and up can learn how to bind a book on Saturday, December 16, from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., followed by a session for adults from 1 to 5 p.m.

Holiday Recess Art will be held for children age 6 to 10 on Friday, December 22, and Wednesday, December 26, through Friday, December 29, and Kids Afternoon Art will meet on Saturdays from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m., for kids age 6 to 12.

Adults can get “Grafunki” on Wednesdays, from 5 to 7 p.m., or partake in an embroidery workshop on Sunday, December 28, from 3 to 6 p.m.

For a full winter schedule, which will also see additions in the new year — such as mixed media, figuring drawing and artistic journal classes on Saturdays; teens-only classes on Thursdays and Tuesdays; and activities to keep the kids busy on Saturdays, Mondays and Wednesdays — please visit

Jessica Klersy

Jessica Klersy Lands At East End Law Firm

Twomey, Latham, Shea, Kelley, Dubin & Quartararo — the largest law firm in Eastern Suffolk County — has just gotten a bit bigger, by welcoming its newest associate attorney, Jessica Klersy, whose focus is estate planning, trust and estate administration, and elder law.

Klersy earned a bachelor’s degree in psychology from St. Joseph’s College and, this past year, graduated from the Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center of Touro College, where she worked as a student attorney. During her last semester of law school, she devoted more than 500 hours with Nassau Suffolk Law Services to assist women who had suffered domestic violence.

Art of Eating Knows How To Throw A Party

Craving a menu of locally sourced, organic foods this holiday season? Art of Eating has you covered.

The Amagansett restaurant, located at 74 Montauk Highway, is offering a special catering menu to keep entertaining easy, from nibbles, dips and spreads to soups, salads, entrées and desserts.

Hanukkah, Christmas Eve and Christmas Day orders must be placed by December 17, and New Year’s Eve orders by December 23. Pick-up dates are December 24 and December 31 by 11:30 a.m. All other holiday season orders should be called in 72 hours in advance.

For more information, please call (631) 267-2411 or visit