May 25 - June 2
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. 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 firstname.lastname@example.org, all by donation. * Kid helpers needed for a booth at the Montauket, 88 Firestone Road, selling baked goods, custom dog tags, and sunglasses, Saturday and Sunday; three helpers per two-hour time slot. * Soul Sunday fund-raiser at the Gig Shack, Main Street in Montauk, June 4, 4-7 p.m., with live music by the Sturdy Souls, food, and drink, $20.
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. After-school Lego League drop-off program for ages 5 to 9, Thursdays, 4-5 p.m., $12, free for members. Lego club for kids 7 to 9, while younger children are exploring the museum, Sundays, 10 a.m.-noon. * Block party, with block building activities, stomp rockets, crafts, and games, Saturday, 10 a.m.-noon, $14, free for members. * Pizza and Pajama Night at the Madoo Conservancy, Friday, June 2, 6-7:30 p.m., $12, free for members. 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, 10:30-11:15 a.m. Reading with a therapy dog, for children struggling with reading, 15-minute slots by reservation, most Thursdays, 4-5 p.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. Any Book Club, book chats for high school students on whatever participants happen to be reading, Wednesdays, 4-5 p.m. * Family movie: "Sing," Saturday, noon. * Steampunk entomology art program for high school students, using clay, metal, and wire, Saturday, 2:30-4:30 p.m. * Summer photo frames for ages 4 and up, Saturday, 3 p.m. * Ice cream making for ages 4 and up, next Thursday, 4 p.m. * Hands-on sensory activities, games, and toys, for babies up to 3 years old, Friday, June 2, 10:30 a.m. Snap Circuits electronics workshop for ages 7 and up, Tuesday and June 7 and 28, 4-5 p.m. Advance registration requested for most programs.
EAST HAMPTON YOUTH PARK
Abraham's Path, Amagansett. 631-267-2421
Skate ramps, bike or blade track, tennis courts, playground, and an indoor play space run by the East Hampton Town Parks and Recreation Department. Town-sponsored sports clinics and classes at the youth park, across the street at the Sportime Arena, and at other locations.
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. Story time, Saturdays, 10 a.m. Story time at the Madoo Conservancy, Mondays, 10 a.m., weather permitting. Play-a-Palooza, for children up to age 4 and a caregiver, Tuesdays, 10-10:45 a.m. Preschool story time, Wednesdays, 2 p.m. Mommy and Me yoga for walkers up to age 4, Wednesdays through April 26, 9:45 a.m. Minecraft club for tweens, Wednesdays, 7 p.m. * Drop-in spot for teens: poster making, through Wednesday. * Bloxels video game workshop for ages 4 and up, tomorrow, 4 p.m. Advance registration required for most programs.
JOHN JERMAIN MEMORIAL LIBRARY
201 Main Street, Sag Harbor. 631-725-0049, johnjermain.org
Stories, songs, and playtime for ages 1 to 4, Thursdays, 10:30 a.m. Lego Club for ages 5 and up, Thursdays, 3:30 p.m. Teen advisory board, third Thursday of the month, 6-7 p.m. Coloring time for ages 3 and up, Fridays, 3:30-4:30 p.m. High school algebra prep, Mondays, 4:45-6 p.m., in English or Spanish. Take two No. 2 pencils. Barbie Bonanza for ages 3 and up, Wednesdays, 3:30 p.m. Teen writing workshop, weekly on Mondays, 6-7 p.m., through May for grades 9 through 12, with pizza. Middle school writing workshop for grades six through eight, Saturdays, 10-11 a.m. * Teen trivia night, for grades 7 through 12, tomorrow, 6-7:30 p.m. Go with a team or form one there; pizza served. * Battle of the Books kickoff party, for the Islandwide reading trivia program for students entering sixth through ninth grades, Saturday, 11 a.m. Parents welcome. * Long Island native reptile and amphibian program in Spanish with the South Fork Natural History Museum, Tuesday, 4 p.m. Advance registration required for some programs.
133 Hand's Creek Road, East Hampton. 631-329-3568, longhouse.org
Family Day, with tours, bird-watching walk, art projects, music, and visits from the children's book authors Hilary Knight ("Eloise") and Katharine Holabird ("Angelina Ballerina"), Saturday, 11 a.m.-2 p.m.
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. * Lego Builders Club, tomorrow, 3:30 p.m. Advance registration required for most programs.
230 Edgemere Street, Montauk. 631-668-1124
Prekindergarten exploration and free play for toddlers 18 months to 4 years old, Tuesdays and Thursdays, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., $5 per session. * Girls volleyball clinic, Wednesdays, May 24 through June 28, 6-7:30 p.m. for grades six through eight, 7:30-9 for grades 9 through 12, $45. Register at the Playhouse or the East Hampton Town Parks and Recreation Department behind Town Hall.
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.
PERLMAN MUSIC PROGRAM
73 Shore Road, Shelter Island Heights. 212-877-5045, perlmanmusicprogram.org
Family musical event, with classical music, snacks, and activities for ages 4 to 10, Sunday, 11:30 a.m. Free with advance registration online or by phone.
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 salamander seining with Andy Sabin, Saturday, 10 a.m. * Beginner birding for families with children 6 and older, Elizabeth A. Morton National Wildlife Refuge, Noyac, Saturday, 2 p.m., $4 parking fee. * Family sea glass search and creative storytelling, Sunday, 10:30 a.m. Advance registration required for most programs.
Parson Place, Springs
Story time, Saturdays, 10:30 a.m.
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. * For fifth through ninth graders: Friday Night Madness, 6:30-9, and Saturday Night Madness, 4-7, both free. * Free Saturday programs for ages 4 through 16, through June 17. Soccer: 8:30-9:30 a.m. for ages 4 to 6, and 9:45 to 10:30 for ages 7 to 11. * Basketball: 8:30-9:30 a.m. for ages 7 to 11 and 9:45 to 10:30 for ages 4 to 6. * Science, technology, engineering, arts, and math: 10:30-11:30 a.m. for ages 4 to 6 and 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. for ages 7 to 11. * Creative arts: 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. for ages 4 to 6 and 12:30-1:30 p.m. for ages 7 to 11. * Sports academy for ages 9 to 16: 1-2 p.m., character and education development; 2-3 p.m., strength, speed, endurance, and agility training, and 3-4 p.m., sports training and game play.