June 22 - June 30
New and one-time programs are in bold type
Main Street, Amagansett. 631-267-3810
Lego Club for ages 5 to 12, Thursdays, 4 p.m. Shake, Rattle, and Roll for kids 10 to 36 months old with a caregiver, Fridays, 10 a.m. Story time for ages 3 to 8, Saturdays, 11 a.m. Rhyme time, with stories and songs, for babies up to 3-year-olds, Mondays, 10:15 a.m. Story Dance for prekindergarten 3 and 4-year-olds, Wednesdays, 2:15-3 p.m. * Summer reading club sign-up, for all ages, Saturday. * A Couple of Puppets presents "The Three Little Pigs," for ages 2 to 7, Saturday, 3 p.m. * Summer reading club stories and crafts for ages 4 to 7, Mondays starting this week, 3 p.m. * Shark Day for ages 5 to 12, with a marine educator who is also a shark attack survivor, next Thursday, 6 p.m. Advance registration requested for most programs.
41 Main Street, East Hampton. 631-324-4939
Story time, Sundays, 10:30 a.m.
Third House, Montauk County Park, and Carl Fisher Plaza, Montauk. 631-668-8800, campsoulgrow.org
Workshops and adventures for ages 7 and up in arts, dance, cooking, fitness, music, community service, and more by reservation at email@example.com, all by donation. * Fund-raiser at the Palm restaurant, East Hampton, today, 6-8 p.m., $60. * Camp SoulGrow Carnival, Montauk Yacht Club Resort and Marina, July 3, 2-7 p.m., $5. * Online registration has begun for summer workshops and events, with a $100 registration donation requested at the start of summer. Families unable to pay will not be turned away. * Tomorrow at Third House: Yoga, 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m.; garden art, 1 p.m.; water works, 2:30-4:30 p.m., take swimsuit and towel. * Monday at the downtown studio: boxing with Richie Daunt, 5-6:30 p.m.; Concert on the Green with pizza party, 6-8:30 p.m. * Tuesday bus leaves studio 11 a.m., returns 4 p.m.: meditation at the Montauk Salt Cave, 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m.; surfing with Austin's Surf Camp, 1-2:30 p.m.; Navy Beach with the Navy SEALs, 2:30-4 p.m. * Wednesday at Third House: stained glass, 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m.; gymnastics, 1-2:30 p.m.; art, 2:30-4 p.m. * Next Thursday: pool party at the Montauk Yacht Club, 1-2:30 p.m. * Friday, June 30, at Third House: hiking Amsterdam Beach, 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m.; carpentry, 1-2:30 p.m.; water works, 2:30-4 p.m. Kids registered for all the day's workshops take lunch, no nuts.
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.). Tot Spot for toddlers 16 to 36 months, encouraging development of social-emotional skills, fine motor skills, and emerging language, Thursdays, 10:45-11:45 a.m., $24 including museum admission, free for members. Lego club for kids 7 to 9, while younger children are exploring the museum, Sundays, 10 a.m.-noon. * Summer book swap, Saturday, 10 a.m.-noon, give a book, find a book. Free. Advance reservations required for most special events.
EAST HAMPTON LIBRARY
Main Street, East Hampton. 631-324-0222
Music With Miss Riley for toddlers 1 to 3 years old and their adults, most Thursdays, 10:30 and 11:30 a.m. Reading with a therapy dog, for children struggling with reading, 15-minute slots by reservation, most Thursdays, 4-5 p.m. Hands-on sensory exploration for babies up to age 3, Fridays, 10:30-11:15 a.m. Chess for ages 10 to adult, Sundays, 2 p.m. Lego club for kindergarten through fifth grade, Mondays, 3:30 p.m. Knit Lit community service project for high school students to knit items for people and animals in need, Mondays, 4-5 p.m. Bubbles-n-Books Story Time for babies to age 3, Tuesdays, 11:30 a.m.-noon. Toddler Time for children 3 and under, Wednesdays, 10:30-11:30 a.m. * Mini dream catcher craft for grades six through eight, Thursday, June 22, 5 p.m. * African tribal headdress craft for ages 4 and up, Monday, 1:30 p.m. * Snap Circuits electronics workshop for ages 7 and up, Wednesday, 4-5 p.m. * Butterfly program for ages 4 and up, with live butterflies, next Thursday, 3 p.m. * Welcome program for rising freshmen in the library's young adult room, next Thursday, 3:30 p.m. * Paper-bag puppet workshop for ages 4 and up, Friday, June 30, 3:30-4:30 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, 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. * Games and crafts at the Montauk and Springs Schools for kindergarten through age 12, Mondays through Fridays, 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m. and 12:30-4 p.m., through Aug. 18, with full day option, $100 per week for half-day program, $150 for two children, $200 for three. Register at the Parks and Rec Department behind Town Hall. * Free swimming instruction for ages 4 and up, Monday through July 7, 10 a.m., Havens Beach, Sag Harbor; July 10 through 21, Maidstone Park, Springs; July 24 through Aug. 4, East Lake Beach, Montauk; Aug. 7 through 18, Albert's Landing Beach, Amagansett. Take goggles and water shoes. Register at the beach. * Sailing instruction for ages 12 and up, Monday through July 6, 9 a.m.-noon or 12:30-3:30 p.m., Fresh Pond, Amagansett, $225. Also July 10 through 21, July 24 through Aug. 3, and Aug. 7 through 17. * Tennis at Montauk Racquet Club, June 26 through July 20: Monday and/or Wednesday, 4:15-5 p.m. for kindergarten and first or 5-6 p.m. for second and third; Tuesday and/or Thursday, 4-5 p.m. for fourth and fifth, 5-6 p.m. for sixth and up, $125 for two days a week, $65 for one. Register at 619-831-5721. * Basketball at the Youth Park: Mondays and Wednesdays, 5-6 p.m. for kindergarten and first, 6-8 p.m. for fourth and fifth; Tuesdays and Thursdays, 5-6 p.m. for second and third, 6-8 p.m. for sixth grade and up. * Tennis at the Youth Park: Mondays and Wednesdays, 6-7 p.m. for second and third, 7-8 p.m. for sixth grade and up; Tuesdays and Thursdays, 6-7 p.m. for kindergarten and first, 7-8 p.m. for fourth and fifth. $45 per child for tennis or basketball, $60 for both. Register at Parks and Rec Department or Montauk Playhouse. * Youth recreation for grades 9 to 12, East Hampton Middle School, Saturdays, 5-9 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.
Main Street, Bridgehampton. 631-537-0015, hamptonlibrary.org
Rhyme time for 1 to 3-year-olds, Thursdays, 10 a.m. Legomania, Thursdays, 3:30-4:30 p.m. Babies and Books, Fridays, 10 a.m. Story time, Saturdays, 10 a.m. Story time at the Madoo Conservancy, Sagaponack, Mondays, 10 a.m., weather permitting. Play-a-Palooza, for children up to age 4 and a caregiver, Tuesdays, 10-10:45 a.m. Chess Club for ages 7 to 12 with Hampton Chess, Tuesdays, 4 p.m. Preschool story time, Wednesdays, 2 p.m. Minecraft club for tweens, Wednesdays, 7 p.m. * Can You Build It? challenge, for ages 4 and up, Friday, June 23, 4 p.m. * Henna body art program for teens, Wednesday, 3 p.m. Advance registration required for most programs.
JOHN JERMAIN MEMORIAL LIBRARY
201 Main Street, Sag Harbor. 631-725-0049, johnjermain.org
Coloring time for ages 3 and up, Fridays, 3:30-4:30 p.m. Barbie Bonanza for ages 3 and up, Wednesdays, 3:30 p.m. * Strawberry DNA experiment for ages 8 to 12, Sunday, 2:30-3:30 p.m. Advance registration required for some programs.
Montauk Highway, Montauk. 631-668-3377
Story time for preschoolers, with crafts for 3 and 4-year-olds and songs, Thursdays, 11:45 a.m.-12:45 p.m. Sharing Music, with Laurie Hubbard, second and fourth Thursday of the month, 11:45 a.m. * Cupcake decorating and summer reading kickoff for ages 4 and up, Friday, June 23, 3 p.m. * Birds of prey with the Quogue Wildlife Refuge, Saturday, 3-5 p.m. * Fourth of July American flag craft and patriotic pretzel for ages 6 and up, Tuesday, 3:30 p.m. Advance registration required for most programs.
230 Edgemere Street, Montauk. 631-668-1124
Youth recreation in the gym, Fridays, 7-9 p.m.
PARRISH ART MUSEUM
Montauk Highway, Water Mill. 631-283-2118, parrishart.org
Open studio for teens, first Saturday of the month, 10 a.m.-noon. Advance registration required. Open studio for children and caregivers, second, third, and fourth Saturdays, 11 a.m.-1 p.m., with gallery tours followed by a 30-minute workshop. Bilingual family gallery talk and art workshop, first Sunday of the month, 2 p.m. Most programs are free for students, unless otherwise noted.
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. * Family nature paddle at Northwest Creek with Mike Bottini, Saturday, 9 a.m.-noon. Kayak, canoe, and stand-up paddleboards available to rent, $40 single kayak, $60 tandem kayaks and canoes, $50 paddleboard, lifejackets included. * Family salt marsh exploration and Munn Point, Saturday, 2 p.m. * Beach story and memory jar program for children 3 to 5, Sunday, 10:30 a.m., $3 materials fee. Advance registration required for most programs.
Parson Place, Springs
Story time, Saturdays, 10:30 a.m.
P.O. Box 1141, Sag Harbor. 631-329-2590, wfeh.org
WKids Farm Fresh cooking series for parents and children at Amber Waves Farm, Amagansett, with Stefanie Sacks, a culinary nutritionist, June 27, July 4, July 11, and July 18, 11 a.m.-noon. Advance registration is required and costs $25 per session for a parent and one child, $35 for a parent and two children, or $75 and $115 for all four.
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.