September 15 - September 22
New and one-time programs are in bold type
Main Street, Amagansett. 631-267-3810, amaglibrary.org
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. Summer reading club story time and craft for ages 4 to 7, Mondays, 3-4 p.m. Story Dance for prekindergarten 3 and 4-year-olds, Wednesdays, 2:15-3 p.m. * Happy Birthday H.A. Rey, party for ages 3 to 8 celebrating the creator of Curious George, Saturday, 3 p.m. Advance registration requested for most programs. Advance registration requested for most programs.
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 online, most by donation.
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. * Big Truck Day, with emergency vehicles, construction and farm machines, and more, Saturday, 10 a.m.-noon, $14, free for members. * Musikgarten Cycle of Seasons fall music and movement program with Marlen Markard for ages 3 to 5 and a caregiver, Thursdays, next week through Dec. 14, 3:45-4:30 p.m., $310, $290 members. * Music Together by the Dunes Wiggle and Giggle music and movement for babies and toddlers up to age 5 and a caregiver, Fridays, 10:45-11:30 a.m., Sept. 22 through Dec. 22, $250, with a 40-percent sibling discount. Register at mtbythedunes.com.
EAST HAMPTON LIBRARY
Main Street, East Hampton. 631-324-0222, easthamptonlibrary.org
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. * College application essay tutoring, Mondays through Oct. 2, 3-5 p.m.; sign up for 30-minute sessions. * Joan Dupont reads from her children's book, "Philippe the Black Sheep," along with the illustrator Ellen Shire, Monday, 4 p.m. * Snap Circuits electronics workshop for ages 7 and up, Tuesday, 4 p.m., and Oct. 3, 4, and 18. * Picasso portrait workshop for ages 4 and up, Friday, Sept. 22, 3:30 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. * Youth soccer for first through third and fourth through sixth grades, Saturday games at 9, 10:30, noon, and 1:15 p.m., Sept. 23 through Nov. 4, $45. Registration Sept. 9 and 16, 10 a.m.-noon, at Stephen Hand's Path soccer field, or Monday through Friday, 8 a.m.-4 p.m. at Parks and Rec. Department behind Town Hall. * Tennis clinic at the Youth Park, Tuesdays, 5-6 p.m. for first through third grades, and Fridays, 5-6 p.m. for fourth through sixth grades, Sept. 13 through Oct. 21, $45. * Free basketball clinic at the Youth Park, Wednesdays, 4-5 p.m. for kindergarten through third; 5-6 p.m. for fourth through sixth.
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. Crafternoons for ages 7 to 12, Mondays, 4-5 p.m. Play-a-Palooza, for children up to age 4 and a caregiver, Tuesdays, 10-10:45 a.m. Teen activities, Tuesdays, 3:30-5 p.m. Preschool story time, Wednesdays, 2 p.m. Minecraft club for tweens, Wednesdays, 7 p.m. * Cloud jar weather program for ages and up, Friday, 4 p.m. * Lava lamp craft for ages 4 and up, Friday, Sept. 22, 4 p.m. Advance registration required for most programs.
JOHN JERMAIN MEMORIAL LIBRARY
201 Main Street, Sag Harbor. 631-725-0049, johnjermain.org
Coding club for ages 6 to 12, Thursdays, 5 p.m. Crayon, chalk, and coloring time for ages 3 and up, Fridays, 3:30-4:30 p.m. Story time for ages 3 and up, Tuesdays, 5 p.m. Dolls and dress-up for ages 3 and up, Wednesdays, 3:30 p.m. * Rock painting for ages 5 to 9, Mondays, 3:30 p.m., through Oct. 30. * Butterfly program for ages 6 to 12, Saturday, 2:30 p.m. * Teen writing workshop for grades 8 through 12, Tuesdays, 5:15-6:30 p.m., Sept. 19 through Oct. 31. Advance registration required for most programs.
Montauk Highway, Montauk. 631-668-3377, montauklibrary.org
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, Thursdays, 11:45 a.m. Playtime program for parents and children up to age 5, Fridays, 10:15-11:15 a.m. * Pirate party, Saturday, 2-3 p.m. * Krafty Kids: kindness crafts for ages 4 and up, next Thursday, 4 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. * All About Bats family program with the Quogue Wildlife Refuge, Sept. 23, 10:30 a.m. Advance registration required for most programs.
Parson Place, Springs
Story time, Saturdays, 10:30 a.m.
Frankenstein Follies after-school theater workshop at the Southampton Town Recreation Center for ages 8 to 18, Monday, Wednesday, and Friday, 4:30-6:30 p.m., Sept. 11 through Oct. 29, culminating in a performance at Bay Street Theater, Oct. 27 through 29, $475. * Creative drama workshop for ages 6 to 9, Tuesdays, 4-5:30 p.m., Sept. 12 through Nov. 14, $285.
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.