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Sag Harbor sixth graders Willamina Goodale, Niamh Scanlon and Indira Roth showed off the mixed-media projects that they created during the Sag Harbor School District’s summer art program. Sag Harbor School District

Participants in the Y.M.C.A. East Hampton RECenter's "Leaders and Lemonade" program recently painted their lemonade stands together at the center. They are gearing up for their second lemonade stand fund-raiser this weekend at several locations in Amagansett, Montauk, and Sag Harbor. RECenter

Ed Burns, who was on hand to sign his new book, "Independent Ed," had a red carpet moment at Authors Night with Dennis Fabiszak, the director of the East Hampton Library. Durell Godfrey photos
Alec Baldwin and his wife, Hilaria, with Ed Burns.
Jeffrey Lyons behind his station at Authors Night.
J.Z. Holden and Jules Feiffer traded books for this pose.
The singer-songwriter Paul Williams made an appearance to sign the book he wrote with Tracey Jackson, "Gratitude & Trust."
Former New York Gov. George Pataki, who came to support his daughter Allison Pataki, an author and journalist, sat down for an interview with Bonnie Grice of 88.3 WPPB, which was broadcasting live from Authors Night.
Fern Mallis, the creator of Fashion Week, and the journalist and author Lynn Sherr.
Dr. Ruth Westheimer
David Browne showed off his "So Many Roads: The Life and Times of the Grateful Dead."
Tim Hayes, an East Hampton horsemanship expert, has written a new book.

Last year's winner of the milkshake contest was called "Im-pretz-ive" LT Burger

East Hampton Town Supervisor Larry Cantwell tried a Montauk Pearl Oyster from Gail Simons at the Fisherman's Fair Saturday.
That kid has a good arm.
Many took a peak inside the old blacksmith's shop.
A future fireman in the making?
Every kid found a game.
Young artists made fish prints.
One young man tried his luck.
The clam catch game had at least one winner.
The fair grounds
There were lots of artists at the Springs Fisherman's Fair too.