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Julie Andrews and Emma Walton Hamilton Team Up to do Their ‘Home Work’

When Julie Andrews set out to write her latest memoir, she knew that she wanted to collaborate with someone she trusted and with whom she could share the most personal and private details of her life ... That someone was her daughter, Emma Walton Hamilton.

Canio’s Celebrates Milestone in Sag Harbor

Canio's owners prepare the 20th anniversary celebration of their ownership on Saturday evening at the bookstore.

Talia Carner Discusses Her Book ‘The Third Daughter’

Talia Carner, a human rights activist and award-winning author of five novels about social issues, will discuss her latest novel, "The Third Daughter," on Saturday, October 19, at 6 p.m. at Janet Lehr Fine Arts in East Hampton.

Sussman on When Mob Tactic Ruled at Rogers Memorial Library

Organized crime and the world of professional boxing are intertwined with absorbing detail in “Boxing and the Mob,” a book that covers the mob’s involvement in the sport throughout the entire 20th century. 

Going For the Greek at the East Hampton Library

On Saturday, September 14 at 1 p.m., George Theotacatos gives an author talk at East Hampton Library on his book “Finding Ithaka.”

Food Talk at Canio’s Books in Sag Harbor

George Giannaris, owner and chef of the iconic Hellenic Snack Bar & Restaurant on the North Fork, is passionate about eating healthy. On Saturday, September 14, at 5 p.m., he comes to Canio’s Books to prepare a dish for his YouTube channel and discuss his books, “Ferry Tales I” and “Ferry Tales II.”

Challenging Youngsters: A New Book Asks Children to Find Solutions

Billy Baldwin, a Sag Harbor resident, starts his routine around 6 a.m., immediately hopping on either a paddleboard or a bicycle. After his workout, he goes to work in his home office. The wall behind his desk is covered in paper, lined with postcards and writings, a spillage of ideas that may become his next children’s book.

PubSci at the Parrish Where Sculpture, Sound and Simulation Collide

Science and art merge at the Parrish Art Museum when a Brookhaven National Laboratory (BNL) scientist, a Stony Brook University music professor, and an interdisciplinary...

Preserving History, One Column at a Time

Jim Marquardt wasn’t always a history buff. His professional life was spent heading up an advertising agency in Stamford, Connecticut. But then, he retired. “We wanted...

Enchanting Book, Intriguing Author Who Defies a Simple Biography

“So Long, Big Duck” book has been in Mr. Holme’s mind for years, slowly taking form on handwritten spiral notebook pages that gathered in what his friend, editor, companion and caretaker Fiona Molloy Lepperd calls the “creative mounds, mountains of paper and notes and poems” scattered all around his place near Key West, where he moved with Kate Wyckoff-Holmes around 2011. She died there in 2016. Turning those pages into a sweet, enchanting yet soulful children’s book about two city kids’ summer visit to “Deep Harbor” (a dead ringer for Sag Harbor) was an effort led by Ms. Lepperd and Mr. Holme’s Sag Harbor friends Reynold Ruffins, the artist and retired commercial illustrator, and graphic designer Charles Grubb of C D Grubb Photo Graphics.

Author, Author!

East Hampton Library’s 15th annual Authors Night fundraiser is Saturday, August 10, and will be held under a tent on the “555” field in Amagansett on the north side of Montauk Highway.

Get a Peek at Some of New York’s Splendor with Wendy Moonan

Journalist, design expert and part time Sag Harbor resident Wendy Moonan will be at Rogers Memorial Library in Southampton on Thursday, August 1, at 5:30 p.m., to discuss New York’s best residential spaces.

Sag Harbor’ Pulitzer-Winning Novelist Colson Whitehead Reads From “The Nickel Boys”

In Colson Whitehead’s new novel “The Nickel Boys,” two young black men endure the horrors of a Jim Crow-era reform school in 1960s Florida.

Give My Regards To Broadway … And Main Street!

As part of its 35th season, on July 26, the Hampton Library’s Fridays at Five series will present Laurence Maslon. The author will talk about his latest book, “From Broadway to Main Street:  How Show Tunes Enchanted America.” 

Bits & Banter: Summerfest, the Work of Grosvenor Atterbury, Goldberger Taps Secret Love of...

Paul Goldberger is most widely known as an architecture critic, having written on the topic for decades at The New York Times and from 1997 to 2011 at The New Yorker.

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It’s Time for the Trees at Hearthside Cheer

Lovers of the season will appreciate the Southampton History Museum’s upcoming Holiday Party. Titled “Hearthside Cheer: Designer Tree Auction,” the party is from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, December 7. The festive evening at the Rogers Mansion, which was built during Southampton’s Gilded Age, will include food, drinks, music, and a designer tree auction.

“Here Comes The Cinema!”

In the weeks leading up to its reopening, Sag Harbor Cinema (SHC) is presenting “Here Comes the Cinema!” a feast of films celebrating movie houses of all kinds and a tribute to the magic of cinema as a shared experience.

Doc FilmFest Explores USA Gymnastics Scandal

In 2016, USA Gymnastics was rocked by the shocking revelation that national team doctor Larry Nassar had been abusing young athletes for decades. “At The Heart of Gold: Inside the USA Gymnastics Scandal” is a documentary that reveals a dangerous system that prioritized winning over everything else, including protecting young female athletes.