May 17, 2006
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Kids ages eight to 13 can create a traditional Romanian wooden box using wood, nails, hammer, finishes, and inlays from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. at the Southampton High School. Presented by the Children's Museum of the East End. Call 537-8250.
At CMEE today and tomorrow kids ages eight to 13 can work in a wide range of glass and create an old world Ukrainian sculpture using wire, beads, and broken colored worn glass from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Call 537-8250 to register.
The Southampton Planning Board will meet from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. at Town Hall. The Zoning Board of Appeals will meet from 7 to 11 p.m.
A demonstration and tasting of lobster rolls will happen at the Quogue Library at 6 p.m. Fee: $10. Call 653-4224 to reserve your spot. Also at 6, a knitting group will meet.
"Independent Film Night" will be held at the Hampton Bays Public Library at 7 p.m. Call 728-6241 for more information.
The Catholic Daughters of the Americas, Court St. Rosalie #1783 will hold their next meeting at a special Mass at 7:30 p.m. at St. Rosalie's Church in Hampton Bays. A reception will follow at the Knights of Columbus Hall.
The teen department at the Rogers Memorial Library in Southampton will present the movie Howl's Moving Castle on the big screen at 4 p.m. in the Morris Meeting Room of the library. Call 283-0774, ext. 548.
The Horticultural Alliance of the Hamptons in Bridgehampton will hold a benefit preview party for its Garden Fair from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Bridge Hampton Historical Society. Entrance to the early bird gala is $50. Call 537-2223.
The Horticultural Alliance of the Hamptons will hold a general plant sale from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Bridge Hampton Historical Society. Admission is free to all. It features perennials, roses, annuals, tomatoes, shrubs, and small trees produced by local growers. Call 537-2223 for further details.
An Arts, Crafts, and Gifts Fair will be held at the V.F.W. Post 5350 in Quogue from 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Vendors are needed. Rain date: Sunday. Call 653-9898.
Stephen Scanniello, author and rosarian, will lecture on growing and using roses at Marders in Bridgehampton at 10 a.m. Call 537-3700.
A seal release, sponsored by the Riverhead Foundation for Marine Research and Preservation will be held at the Sag Harbor Whaling Museum at 11 a.m. Call 725-0770.
"Wizards, Kings & Things" by Steve Woyce will be held at 11 a.m. at the Red Creek Park Activity Center in Hampton Bays. Free. Call 728-8585.
Learn how to make a silk scarf at the Quogue Library at noon. There is a $10 materials fee. Registration required.
Join your friends and neighbors for a relaxing evening at the Quogue Library featuring potluck food and a fine film, The Beat That My Heart Skipped at 6:30 p.m. Price of admission is a bottle of wine or other beverage, plus a dish to share that serves at least six people. Registration is mandatory.
The Rev. Alison Cornish, Minister, Unitarian Universalist Congregation of the South Fork will lead a service at 10:30 a.m. at 977 Bridgehampton-Sag Harbor Turnpike. The congregation will publicly dedicate its new meetinghouse. Call 537-3463.
The Quogue Library Fiction Book Discussion Group will discuss To Have and Have Not by Ernest Hemingway at noon. Copies of the book are available at the front desk.
Children ages two to six can have a hands-on experience with a duck, take part in a related art project, and listen to a story at Red Creek Park in Hampton Bays at 1 p.m. The cost is $7 per child and pre-registration is required. Call the Southampton Parks & Recreation Dept. at 728-8585 for more info.
Kids ages eight to 13 can design their own Spanish Flamenco skirt from 2 to 3 p.m. at CMEE. Call 537-8250 to register.
The 11th annual Fauna-Thon Fundraiser will be held by the Group for the South Fork all day. Group staffers and friends will wander far and wide, searching for mammals, birds, reptiles, amphibians, butterflies, and dragonflies. They want to beat the record: 266 species. Donations will be accepted. Call Steve Biasetti at 537-1400 ext. 15 for more information.
The Westhampton Beach School Board will meet at 7 p.m. in the High School library.
Learn "Internet Basics" at the Quogue Library from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Registration is required.
The Southampton Town Board will meet from 7 to 9 p.m. at Town Hall.
The Town of Southampton Parks and Recreation Department will host Children's Creative Movement and Tumbling Programs on Tuesday mornings through June 20. The program fee is $35 for residents or $45 for non-residents. Call 728-8585.
Sylvia Mendelman, author of Three Mile Harbor: East Hampton's Priceless Gem, will talk on "The Artist Colony" at the East Hampton Senior Citizen Nutrition Center at noon. Call 324-5666.
Georgia Fotopoulous will teach "Feng Shui for Health and Well-Being" at 6:30 p.m. at the Ross School in East Hampton. Cost: $20. Call 907-5376.
Eduard van Raay will give a class on "Retirement Planning" from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at the Ross School in East Hampton. Cost: $20. The Ross School will also present a "Nutrition Lecture" by Eileen Weilbacher at 7 p.m., and "Birdwatching for Beginners: Spring Migrations of Waterbirds" from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. by Hugh McGuiness.
The East Hampton Village Board of Trustees will hold its regular monthly meeting at the Emergency Services Building at 11 a.m.
The Sixth Annual Senior Citizen's Prom will be held at the American Legion Hall in Amagansett from 2 to 4 p.m. The theme is "Mardi Gras." Admission is free. There will be food, raffles, music, dancing, and many memories. Transportation will be provided by East Hampton Town Transportation from the Senior Citizens Center to the American Legion Hall and back to the Center. Call 324-4443.
Krystyna Schneir, Administrative Director of the Madoo Conservancy, will discuss the famous two-acre garden described as one of the two most beautiful gardens in America at 3:30 p.m. at the Montauk Library. Free and open to the public. Call 668-3377.
Sheryl Hastalis will present "Body Sculpting: Fitness For Life" from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. at the Ross School in East Hampton.
Sylvia Mendelman will talk on "Boating — Marinas in the Harbor, The Hurricanes, Looking Ahead" at the East Hampton Senior Citizen Nutrition Center at noon. Call 324-5666.
The Southold Trustees will hold a work session from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m., followed by a regular meeting from 6:30 to 11 p.m.
Lee McAllister will give a slide show and lecture on Hiking Long Island, based on his book by the same name at Southold Free Library from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Call 765-2077.
The Women's Club of Riverhead will hold a scholarship luncheon and fashion show at 11:45 a.m. at the Vineyard Caterers in Aquebogue. No tickets will be sold at the door. Cost: $30. Call for reservations at 722-3942 or 722-4838.
The Friends of the Southold Free Library will present "Your Computer: The Possibilities III, Understanding and Using E-mail" from 3 to 5 p.m. From 6 to 8 p.m., the library will present "Your Computer: The Possibilities IV, Learning Image Editing Features." Call 765-2077.
The Secret Garden will be screened from 6:30 at the Southold Free Library. It's a "From Book to Movie" family night. Hosted by Penney Kelley and David van Popering. Call 765-2077.
An open house will be presented by the Old Town Arts & Crafts Guild in Cutchogue from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. There will be refreshments, original fine art, and hand crafted items by local artisans. New members welcome. Call 734-6382.
Mike Kozma will speak on "Amateur Radio Astronomy" from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at the Custer Institute and Observatory in Southold. Cost: $13 for non-members, $10 for Custer members. Call 765-2626.
Renowned local artist Pepsi Freund is giving a four-week workshop on the ease and versatility of working with acrylic paints. It will run Mondays from 1 to 3 p.m. to June 19 at the East End Arts Council. Call 369-2171.
The Southold Planning Board will hold a work session from 4 to 6 p.m.
The Southold Chamber of Commerce will hold a dinner meeting at 6:30 p.m. at Pepi's Restaurant in Southold.
The Southold Town Board will hold a work session from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., followed by a regular meeting.
The Southold Recreation Department will hold "Aging in Place" by Erin van Gelder from 1 to 2 p.m. at the recreation center in Peconic. It's aimed at educating the community on home modifications and adaptive devices to encourage safe aging in place. Call 765-5182.