April 26, 2006
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• The Westhampton Presbyterian Church will host a rummage sale from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 5 to 7 p.m.; continues tomorrow from 9 a.m. to noon. The church is located at 90 Meeting House Road in Westhampton Beach.
• The Southampton Conservation Board will meet from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m.
• The Town of Southampton Parks & Recreation Department will host Rhythm Recreation dance programs at the Arts & Crafts Center in Hampton Bays on Thursdays through May 25. The programs will introduce kids to dance, rhythm, coordination, and beginning techniques used in ballet, jazz, and modern dance forms. The fee is $40 for residents and $50 for non-residents. Call 728-8585 for more information.
The Rec Dept. will also offer a Hip-Hop Dance program for boys and girls ages eight through 12, on Thursdays at the Arts & Crafts Center.
• The Southampton Planning Board will meet from 9 a.m. to 10 p.m. at Town Hall.
• The Rogers Memorial Library in Southampton will host "Tiny Tots Crafts: Playdough" at 11:15 a.m. in the Family Room Programming Room. Also held Friday, same time. Call 283-0774, ext. 519 to register.
• A rummage sale will be held from 4 to 6 p.m. at the First Presbyterian Church in Southampton. On Saturday, a bag sale will be held from 9 a.m. to noon. Call 283-2590 for more info.
• The Child Development Center of the Hamptons is sponsoring the Inaugural Day of Awareness Conference on Developmental Disabilities on the East End at Chancellors Hall at Southampton College from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Learn about obtaining early intervention and pre-school services for your disabled child, negotiating through the educational system, adult programs and services, the autism spectrum, and more. Call Ken Miller at 369-7345, ext. 106 for more info.
• Jim Glover, owner of Glover Perennials, will talk about "Ground Cover Solutions for Sun and Shade" at 10 a.m. at Marders in Bridgehampton. Glover will have plant samples for you to touch and see, and some samples will be raffled off. Call 537-3700.
• A free premiere of the documentary video Trouble in Paradise: The Affordability Housing Crisis of the South Fork will be shown at 10 a.m. at the Southampton High School Auditorium. It is produced by the League of Women Voters of the Hamptons. Call 324-6144.
• Join Elise Jacobs of the Group for the South Fork from 1 to 3 p.m. for a spring paddle through Noyac Creek. Bring your own boat and lifejackets. For more info, call 537-1400 ext. 21.
• Kevin McDonald, director of the Public Lands Conservation Team for the Nature Conservancy on Long Island, will speak on "The Nature Conservancy and its Mission" at 10:30 a.m. at the Unitarian Universalist Congregation of the South Fork's service at 977 Bridgehampton-Sag Harbor Turnpike.
• The Southampton Public School District will conduct a "Child Find Screening" from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Southampton Elementary School. The purpose of the screening is to identify, at an early age, who may later experience learning problems. Interested parents should contact Rebecca Capatosto at 591-4810 for an appointment.
• Bestselling author Nancy Samalin, M.S., will be speaking at Springs School at 6:30 p.m. on disciplining your children, diminishing sibling rivalry, setting limits without punishing, and learning to love without spoiling, among other topics. It's sponsored by the Springs School PTA. Call 324-0144.
• Lorraine Recchia will give a Reiki workshop at the Ross School in East Hampton from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Cost: $20. Call 907-5376.
• La Leche League of East Hampton will meet at 10 a.m. This meeting will provide information and support to all mothers who are breastfeeding or interested in breastfeeding their children. Mothers are welcome to bring their babies to the meetings. Call Ellen at 324-8099.
• Join East Hampton Historian Hugh King on a tour through the Town's famous coffin-shaped cemetery and the Burying Ground, and come away with insight into the lives of East Hampton's earliest residents. The tour will begin at 10 a.m. at Mulford Farm. Fee: $10. Call 324-6850.
• The Garden Conservancy's Open Days Program will feature three gardens in Amagansett and East Hampton. Admire tulip- filled flower beds at the Cobb & Stanwell Garden, woodland gardens of Abby Jane Brody, and daffodils at the garden of Margaret Kerr and Robert Richenberg. Admission to each private garden is $5. Call 1-888-842-2442 for more information.
• ARF's Dog Obedience School will offer its first trimester in Obedience 101 on Saturday mornings at the ARF Adoption Center in Wainscott. The cost for the five-week session is $125 payable in advance. Recent ARF adopters will receive a discounted rate of $100. Call 537-0400, ext. 201.
• John Bogosian will host a Web Design Workshop from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at the Ross School in East Hampton, $175. Call 907-5376.
• ARF will offer Agility 101 on Wednesday nights. The cost for the five-week session is $125. Recent ARF adopters will receive a discounted rate of $100. Call 537-0400, ext. 201.
• Anthony Maglione will host "Meditation: A Guide for Beginners" at 5:30 p.m. at the Ross School in East Hampton. Cost" $15. Call 907-5376.
• The Southold Town Zoning Board of Appeals will meet at 9 a.m. at Town Hall.
• The Town of Riverhead Recreation Department will present the Junior Olympic Skills Competition, for soccer at 10 a.m. and track at 11 a.m. at the Pulaski Street School Track. Rain date: Sunday at 1 p.m. The competition qualifies participants for the National Program and is free. Boys and girls will compete separately in three age groups: eight to nine, 10-11, and 12-13. Call 727-5744, ext. 28 for more info.
• A lecture/ Q&A will be given by Peter Marcelle of the Hampton Road Gallery at the East End Arts Council beginning at 11 a.m. Artists can learn how to price and present their work, how to connect with galleries, and what to put on and leave off their resume. Cost: $15 members, $25 non-members. Call 369-2171.
• Dr. Mike Inglis, author and professor of astronomy at Suffolk County Community College will give a lecture on "The Nature and Study of Cosmic Rays" at the Custer Institute and Observatory in Southold from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Cost: $10 members, $13 non-members. Call 765-2626.