August 9 - August 17
New programs in bold type.
Main Street, Amagansett. 631-267-3810, amaglibrary.org
Check the library's website for regular weekly programs. * Libraries Rock with Alexair Dreams Storytelling, Saturday, 3 p.m. Advance registration is required for most programs.
THE ART BARGE
Napeague Meadow Road, Amagansett. 631-267-3172, theartbarge.org
Studio art classes for kids 5 to 13 with Verva Hinnemo, Mondays through Fridays through Aug. 24, 9:30-11:30 a.m. for ages 5 to 8 or 12:30-2:30 p.m. for ages 9 to 13, $300 per week, $275 for friends of the Victor D'Amico Institute of Art ($50 minimum donation). Tuition assistance available for East Hampton School District residents.
BAY STREET THEATER
1 Bay Street, Sag Harbor. 631-725-0818, baystreet.org
Puppet Power theater camp for ages 4 to 7, Monday through Friday, Aug. 17, 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., $475. * Teen master classes, $135 for one, $250 for two, $350 for three: play analysis and scene study, Tuesday, 10:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.; directing, Aug. 21, and Making a Monologue, Aug. 28. * Shakespeare mini-main stage summer theater camp for ages 9 through 12, Aug. 20 through Aug. 24, 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., $475. * Goat on a Boat puppet theater series: Columbia Marionette Theater presents "Cinderella," Saturday, 11 a.m., $15-$25. "Bugtown Follies," next Thursday, 11 a.m., $15-$25.
St. Michael's Lutheran Church, Amagansett. 631-267-0105, hamptons-shakespeare.org
Acting, theater games, and crafts for ages 8 to 15, Monday through Friday, Aug. 17, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., $500.
CHILDREN'S MUSEUM OF THE EAST END
376 Bridgehampton-Sag Harbor Turnpike, Bridgehampton. 631-537-8250, cmee.org
Children's programs, classes, and exhibits. Daily, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., closed Tuesday. Admission is $12, free for members, babies under 1, and holders of E.B.T. cards. Family members, $110 a year. Mini golf, $5 additional per person (two for the price of one, Wednesdays, 3-5 p.m.).
EAST HAMPTON LADIES VILLAGE IMPROVEMENT SOCIETY
95 Main Street, East Hampton.
Story time, Wednesdays, 11:30 a.m.-noon.
EAST HAMPTON LIBRARY
Main Street, East Hampton. 631-324-0222, easthamptonlibrary.org
Check the library website for regular weekly programs. * Family Movies: "Beauty and the Beast," Thursday, Aug. 9, 4 p.m.; "Planes," next Thursday, same time. * Nocturnal animal program for ages 4 and up with the Quogue Wildlife Refuge, Thursday, Aug. 9, 2 p.m. * Washi tape mint tins for grades six through eight, Friday, 3:30 p.m. * Storytime Yoga with Susan Verde for ages 5 and up, Tuesday, 11 a.m. * Light-up Mason jar aquariums for ages 5 and up, Tuesday, 3 p.m. * Yoga and craft for ages 2 to 3, next Thursday, 1 p.m. * Free children's fair with rides and games, a book fair with authors, raffles, crafts, performers, and food, Sunday, 2-5:30 p.m. Advance registration requested for most programs.
EAST HAMPTON TOWN PARKS AND RECREATION
Town Hall complex, Pantigo Road, East Hampton. 631-324-2417, and Youth Park, Abraham's Path, Amagansett, 631-267-2421
The Youth Park has skate ramps, a bike or blade track, tennis courts, playground, and an indoor play space. Town-sponsored sports clinics and classes at the youth park, across the street at the Sportime Arena, and at other locations. * Summer games and crafts for kindergarten through age 12 at Springs Youth building, Old Stone Highway, and Montauk School, Mondays through Fridays, through Aug. 24: 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m. and 12:30 p.m.-4 p.m. Half-day programs, $100 per week, $150 for two siblings, $200 for three. Children can do morning and afternoon programs, but must take their own lunches and snacks. Advance registration and payment at Parks and Recreation Department behind Town Hall, Monday through Friday, 8 a.m.-4 p.m.
Main Street, East Hampton. 631-324-0806, guildhall.org
Throughout the year, students under 21 can get free rush tickets to many John Drew Theater performances or screenings that are not sold out. * KidFest summer programs, Wednesdays through Aug. 22, performances $18 adults, $14 children, or $16 and $12 for members. This week: Dan Zanes with Claudia Eliaza. Musical instrument workshop for ages 5 to 7, 4 p.m., $10, $8 for members.
Main Street, Bridgehampton. 631-537-0015, hamptonlibrary.org
Check the library's website for regular weekly programs. New this week: Breakfast sushi for ages 4 and up, today, noon. * This Story Rocks for ages 4 and up, tomorrow, noon. * Story time with cookies, Sunday, 2:30 p.m. Inspiring jewelry for grades six and up, Tuesday, 2 p.m. * Fossil making for ages 4 and up, Friday, Aug. 17, noon. Advance registration required for most programs.
JOHN JERMAIN MEMORIAL LIBRARY
201 Main Street, Sag Harbor. 631-725-0049, johnjermain.org
Tween activities for grades five through eight, Monday, 3:30-5 p.m. * Paper airplane techniques for ages 5 to 9, Sunday, noon-1 p.m.
Montauk Highway, Montauk. 631-668-3377, montauklibrary.org
Getting Ready to Babysit, child safety, developmental stages, and age-appropriate activities, for grades six through eight, Thursday, Aug. 9, 4-7 p.m. * "Stranger Things" Shrinky Dinks for grades 4 and up, Saturday, 3-4:30 p.m. * Wii Sports and Mario Kart for first grade and up, with snacks, Wednesday, 3:30 p.m. * Frogs, Bugs, and Animals Rock for ages 4 and up, Friday, Aug. 17, 4 p.m. Advance registration required.
MONTAUK PLAYHOUSE COMMUNITY CENTER
240 Edgemere Street, Montauk. 631-668-1124, montaukplayhouse.org
Family cookout and Big Bubble show, next Thursday, 5 p.m., $10, $35 for a family.
PARRISH ART MUSEUM
Montauk Highway, Water Mill. 631-283-2118,parrishart.org
Open studio for families, Saturday, 11 a.m.-1 p.m., with a gallery tour. Free with museum admission, but advance registration required. * Drawing techniques for ages 10 and up, Monday through Wednesday, 3-4:30 p.m., $110, $85 for members.
POLLOCK-KRASNER HOUSE AND STUDY CENTER
830 Springs-Fireplace Road, Springs. 631-324-4929, stonybrook.edu/pkhouse
Family tour and drip-painting workshop for ages 4 and up with Joyce Raimondo, Saturdays, 10-11:30 a.m., through Sept. 15, $40 per person including materials (an adult must accompany children). Reservations at 917-502-0790, email@example.com, or imaginearted.com.
SOUTH FORK NATURAL HISTORY MUSEUM
377 Bridgehampton-Sag Harbor Turnpike, Bridgehampton. 631-537-9735, sofo.org
Exhibits on local flora and fauna, a touch tank, and trails in the field behind the museum, $10 adults, $7 kids 3 to 12, free for those 2 and under, and free Tuesdays and Thursdays, 4-5 p.m. * Sea glass search, for families, Saturday, 6 p.m. Advance registration required for most programs.
SOUTHAMPTON ARTS CENTER
25 Job's Lane, Southampton. 631-283-0967, southamptonartscenter.org
Instrument-making workshop for kids, Thursday, Aug. 9, 4:30 p.m. Free. * Story time on National Book Lovers Day, Thursday, Aug. 9, 5:30 p.m. Free. * Sand casting in the style of Costantino Nivola with Giancarlo Biagi, next Thursday, 3:30 p.m. * Baby Loves Disco family dance party on the lawn, next Thursday, 4:30 p.m.
Parson Place, Springs
Story time, Saturdays, 10:30 a.m.
39 Water Mill Towd Road, Water Mill. By appointment. 631-726-4628, watermillcenter.org
Discover Watermill Day, Sunday, 3-6 p.m., with family appropriate installations and performances on the grounds, free.
Y.M.C.A. EAST HAMPTON RECENTER
Lumber Lane, East Hampton. 631-329-6884
Classes in ballet, jazz, hip-hop, and tap for prekindergartners and up, as well as beginner and intermediate karate and swim classes.