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Authors Night and the Free Children’s Fair go Online this Summer  

The East Hampton Library will host its annual summer celebrations, Authors Night and the Free Children’s Fair, as interactive online events this year. Both events, which are traditionally held on the second weekend of August, will be hosted online during the same approximate time frame.

Celebrating Gay Pride Month with “To A More Perfect Union”

The next film to join the Hamptons Doc Fest online is “To a More Perfect Union: U.S. v. Windsor,” a 2017 film by Donna Zaccaro which was the Sunday Night Spotlight at Hamptons Doc Fest in December 2018.

Curating a ‘Lifestyle of Positivity’ with WHBPAC

“The Moment,” one of Westhampton Beach Performing Arts Center’s (WHBPAC) longtime successes and brainchild of empowerment coach Colette Lettieri, unveiled its upcoming roster of virtual information sessions with exclusive lifestyle entrepreneurs running through June 23.

Drive-in Family Movie Night

For two nights this weekend, an open field in Bridgehampton will be transformed into a drive-in movie theater, with guests of all ages coming together to enjoy a new family film and support the local community.

Drawdown East End Discussion on the film ‘2040’

If you missed Drawdown East End’s screening of the film “2040” in January at the Southampton Arts Center, now is your chance to see this inspirational award-winning film at home. It launched Friday, June 5, and will be available online for several weeks. Locally, Drawdown East End will host “Envisioning 2040 on the East End,” a free interview and discussion about “2040” via Zoom this Friday, June 12, at 2 p.m.

Hundreds March In Streets Of Sag Harbor To Rail Against Police Violence

Hundreds March In Streets Of Sag Harbor To Rail Against Police Violence

Hampton Classic Horse Show Is Canceled

The Hampton Classic horse show, a staple of late summer in Bridgehampton, has been canceled due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Hundreds of Protesters Shut Down Montauk Highway In Bridgehampton

Hundreds of protesters filled the streets of Bridgehampton Tuesday evening in a display of both community and urgency, joining dissenters across the nation in an outcry over police brutality and systematic racism in America.

Quarantining in the Highlands: Sag Harbor Native Finds Solace in Scotland

Quarantining in the Highlands: Sag Harbor Native Finds Solace in Scotland

George Floyd Protest And March Slated For Tuesday In Bridgehampton

Three East End community members — Lisa Votino and Lisa Gagliardo of Southampton and Willie Jenkins of Bridgehampton — are planning a protest slated for Tuesday, June 2, at 5 p.m.

The Northern Long-Eared Bats Have Come Home to Roost

On a recent rainy Sunday visit to Sagg Swamp, it wasn’t the newly emerged patch of skunk cabbage or the flowing spring waters beneath the boardwalk that attracted notice, but rather, a microphone and a small green box attached to a tree just off the path. A sign on the box indicated it was the property of the New York State Department of Conservation (NYSDEC) and that it should not be disturbed.
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Southampton Hospital’s Gala In Your Garden

The Southampton Hospital Foundation, (SHF), host of the Stony Brook Southampton Hospital (SBSH) Annual Summer Party, is delighted to announce the 2020, 62nd gala will go ahead, in a new, reimagined format.

Goat on a Boat Presents “Judy Saves the Day!”

After being pushed around for over 200 years, the famous hand puppet heroine Judy has had enough! On Saturday, May 30, at 3 p.m. Goat on a Boat Puppet Theater presents Puppet Showplace Theater's Sarah Nolen performing her show “Judy Saves the Day!”

Who Remembers the Old Hamptons Drive-In? (Hint: It was in Bridgehampton)

The Hamptons Drive-In Theatre opened in July 1955 and was located on the site of what is now the Bridgehampton Commons shopping plaza.

A Reptilian Respite

Fans of all things that slither and crawl will want to be sure to join the South Fork History Museum (SOFO) for a special four-week Zoom presentation featuring “Erik the Reptile Guy & His Reptile Edventures!”

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Philanthropists and Artists Create Grant For Struggling Performers, Artists and Art Educators

With professionals in all sorts of arts fields currently suffering from lack of work on the East End, Andrea Grover and other members of the Hamptons Arts Network decided to create a grant program for struggling artists. Then artists Eric Fischl and Clifford Ross jumped into the effort and ran with it.

Welcome to the Green Room: Director Marcia Milgrom Dodge Looks Back at her Bay...

There’s nothing like forced downtime to inspire a busy person to focus on organizational tasks, and in recent months, director Marcia Milgrom Dodge has been spending her days at home, rifling through old boxes in the small Manhattan apartment she shares with her husband, Anthony Dodge. And in those boxes, Dodge has discovered forgotten gold — buried treasure in the form of scripts, photographs, playbills and opening night congratulatory messages from the plays Dodge directed and choreographed for Bay Street Theater between 1999 and 2013.

Shelter Island Artist and Ferry Captain is Charting the Course for her Future

Carefully sketching in her studio space, 28-year-old Jodi Bentivegna let her long brown hair fall to the side as she nudged her glasses to look up and greet Southampton Arts Center (SAC) patrons. This was way back on February 9, and the young artist was excited to debut her work at one of the largest art museum’s on the East End.