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The Southampton Animal Shelter Foundation is throwing its second annual "SPAY-ghetti Dinner" tomorrow from 7 to 10 PM at Buckley's Inn Between in Hampton Bays. $40 includes dinner, wine, and beer. Join for a delicious spaghetti dinner fundraiser to celebrate Spay-Day and help support the low cost Spay and Neuter Mobile Clinic and the community's TNR program, ADVO-CATS. In addition to dinner there will be a Chinese auction with prizes from local businesses and a 50/50 raffle. For tickets visit www.southamptonanimalshelter.com.
Academy Of The Arts
Guild Hall's 32nd Annual Academy of the Arts Achievement Awards & Dinner will be held at The Rainbow Room in Rockefeller Plaza in New York City on Monday, March 13, from 6 to 10 PM.
Celebrating artistic achievement, the evening honors Philip Schultz for Literary Arts presented by Alice Quinn; Susan Stroman for Performing Arts presented by John Weidman; Edwina von Gal for Visual Arts presented by Maya Lin; and Cheryl and Michael Minikes for Special Award for Leadership and Philanthropic Endeavors presented by Roy Furman. The evening is hosted by artist Eric Fischl, President of Guild Hall's Academy of the Arts, and honors both summer and year-round East End residents who have demonstrated excellence in the visual, literary, and performing arts.
Aid to the Developmentally Disabled will host its third annual "Shamrock Shindig" on March 16 from 6:30 to 10 PM at the Long Island Aquarium in Riverhead.
This evening of family fun will feature hors d'oeuvres, Irish food, live music by Tommy Sullivan of The Brooklyn Bridge, a raffle, and a 140,000 Gallon Shark Tank Showdown. The Shark Tank Showdown is where daring participants are sponsored to dive into the shark tank. The sponsor who solicits the highest donation total will take the plunge.
Tickets are $65 per person, $25 for children and are available for purchase at www.addny.net. All proceeds will fund programs, services, and community engagement efforts for over 160 of its differently-abled population at its residential and supported homes.
Denim and Diamonds
"Denim and Diamonds," a kick off party to celebrate 22 years of The Ellen Hermanson Foundation providing access to state-of-the-art quality breast health care on the East End, will be held on March 18 from 6:30 to 10 PM at 230 Elm in Southampton. The evening includes food, fun, and dancing. Tickets start at $125 and $75 for guests 29 and under. For more info visit www.ellensrun.org.