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Phoenix House will hold its 2014 annual summer party "Triumph For Teens" on Saturday at 6 PM at the private home of Robin and Fred Seegal in Wainscott. The event will honor film director, screenwriter, and producer Joel Schumacher, and Allison and Howard Lutnick. Rosanna Scotto will emcee the event. Grammy-nominated recording artist, composer, and music producer John Forte, who co-wrote, produced and performed with the notable hip hop group The Fugees, will perform.
Phoenix House is one of the nation's largest providers of substance abuse prevention, treatment, and recovery support services. The event will raise funds to support programs serving thousands of young people and their families.
The Edgemere Inn Foundation
The Edgemere Inn Foundation for the Physically Challenged will host its inaugural fundraiser on Saturday from noon to 5 PM at the Southampton Social Club. The Edgemere Inn for the Physically Challenged seeks to provide accommodations for physically-challenged individuals and their families at a reduced cost through donations from individuals and corporations.Visit www.edgemereinn.org.
Beaches & Bays Gala
The Nature Conservancy's "Nature Inspires!" Beaches & Bays Gala takes place on Saturday, honoring renowned landscape artist Bobbie Braun and The Neuwirth Foundation, and celebrating 20 years of support by The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts.
Among the many points of inspiration at the annual gala are a very special en plein air art show curated by Silas Marder and a special art "action" painting that will invite guests to translate inspiration into actions.
The premiere of "My Favorite Island" featuring Jimmy Buffett, dancing to superstar Nashville band "The Super T Revue," and a locally-inspired dinner by Glorious Food will all be part of the fun on the grounds of The Nature Conservancy's Center for Conservation in East Hampton.
Southold Mother's Club
The Southold Mother's Club Yard Sale will take place on Saturday from 9 AM to 1 PM at 2095 Elija's Lane in Mattituck. For more information and to donate items or volunteer contact email@example.com.
Benefit For The Bays
Waterkeeper Alliance & Peconic Baykeeper present Benefit for the Bays. The event takes place aboard the 1926 classic yacht, the Mariner III on Saturday from 5:30 to 10:30 PM.Visit peconicbaykeeper.org.
Pirates-Mermaids & Sailors
The Friends of Peconic Bay present the Pirates-Mermaids & Sailors Gala on Saturday from 7 to 11:30 PM. The event takes place at Granada Estate on Shelter Island. Tickets are being sold on Eventbrite.com. Search "Pirates-Mermaids & Sailors Party."
Holiday House Hamptons
Holiday House Hamptons, a benefit for The Breast Cancer Research Foundation, opens to the public on Sunday through August 10. For Holiday House Hamptons, a stellar list of interior designers will create original holiday-themed indoor and outdoor living spaces throughout various spaces within three Watchcase homes in Sag Harbor.
The Holiday House Hamptons Opening Night White Gala will take place on the evening of Saturday. Visit www.holidayhousehamptons.com.
The Southold Historical Society will hold its 11th annual Summer Gala from 5 to 8 PM on Saturday, July 12, at Brecknock Hall in Greenport. The party will include music, a wine and beer bar, finger foods, and a wonderful buffet dinner, in addition to a silent auction. This year's event will honor Peggy Murphy, the former Vice President of the Historical Society and the long time chair of the Society's Education of Youth Committee. Tickets for the 11th annual fundraiser are $75 per person, and can be purchased at the Southold Historical Society Office, 54325 Main Road, Southold, opposite Rothman's department store.
Bay Street Theater presents its 23rd Bay Street Annual Summer Gala in Sag Harbor at the Long Wharf on July 12 to benefit Bay Street's educational and theatrical programs. Just added to the program are actor, author, producer, and director Bob Balaban, who will introduce honoree April Gornik during the Honors Presentation at the Pre-Gala VIP Cocktail Reception at the theater.
The Nancy Atlas Band will perform after dinner in the tent. The gala will also honor arts visionaries Kate Burton and Sheldon Harnick. For more info visit www.baystreet.org.
For the second year, the Parrish Art Museum's annual Midsummer Party will take place in its new home in Water Mill on July 12. A summer highlight, the Midsummer Party is a festive social gathering of art collectors, artists, socialites, entertainers, philanthropists, and business leaders from the Hamptons and beyond.
This year, the Parrish honors philanthropist Inga Maren Otto and award-winning author and filmmaker Katharina Otto-Bernstein for their contributions to both the Parrish and arts and culture around the world.
For more info visit www.parrishart.org.