July 12-July 25
Main Street, Amagansett. 267-3810
Legos and games for kids in kindergarten and above, Thursdays, 4 p.m. Book cover design for fourth through sixth graders, Sundays, 2:30 p.m., and Mondays, 3:30, in July and August. First Story Time, for toddlers 10 to 36 months old, Mondays, 10:30 a.m. Shake, Rattle, and Roll for toddlers 10 to 36 months and a caregiver, Tuesdays and Fridays, 10 a.m. New readers can practice their skills by reading to a dog, Tuesdays, 3:30 p.m. in July and August. Sign up in advance for 15-minute time slots. * Family movies, Thursdays, 3:30 p.m. Today, "Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs." Next Thursday, "Frozen." Talking Hands Theatre presents "Bugaboo Revue," a puppet show, Saturday, 3:30 p.m. Teen movies, Wednesdays, 6 p.m. This week, "Vampire Academy."
THE ART BARGE
Napeague Meadow Road, Amagansett. 267-3172, theartbarge.com
Children's Studio, offering art instruction for 9 to 13-year-olds focusing on a different medium each week. Abstraction, Monday through Friday, July 25 and Aug. 25 through 29, and portraits, Aug. 11 through 15; Nature and landscape, Aug. 18 through 22, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., $500 per week or $475 for Barge and MoMA members.
BAY STREET THEATRE
Long Wharf, Sag Harbor. 725-0818, baystreet.org
Registration is under way for summer theater camps, which Bay Street will offer at Studio 3 in Bridgehampton and the Southampton Arts Center. For kids 7 to 9, Land of Make Believe fairy tale-inspired theater, Aug. 4 through 8 in Southampton, and Shakespeare Stories: A Mini Midsummer Dream, Aug. 25 through 29 in Bridgehampton. For 9 to 12-year-olds: Green Eggs and Hamlet, Aug. 4 through 8 in Bridgehampton, and My Life as a Musical, Aug. 11 through 15 in Southampton. All 9:30-12:30 p.m., $450 per week or $800 for two weeks. Space limited; advance registration required.
St. Michael's Lutheran Church, Montauk Highway, Amagansett. 267-0105, Hamptons-shakespeare.org/camp
Theater program for kids 8 to 11 and 12 to 15, led by the Hamptons Shakespeare Festival, Aug. 4 through8 and Aug. 11 through 15, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. $425 per week.
CHILDREN'S MUSEUM OF THE EAST END
376 Bridgehampton-Sag Harbor Turnpike, Bridgehampton. 537-8250, cmee.org
Children's programs, classes, and exhibits. Admission is $10, free for members and babies under 1. Family members, $100 a year. Pizza and Pajama Night for kids 2 to 10, first Friday of the month, 6-7:30 p.m., $10, free for members. Lego club for kids 7 to 9, while younger children are exploring the museum, Sundays, 10 a.m.-noon. Baby and Me for parents or caregivers and babies 2 to 16 months, Tuesdays, 11:15 a.m., $10, free for members. Waffle Day, last Sunday of the month, 10 a.m., $18 including admission, $5 members. * Family Fair fund-raiser, Saturday, 10:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Tickets start at $150 adults, $100 children in advance, $200 and $150 at the door.
EAST HAMPTON LIBRARY
Main Street, East Hampton. 324-0222
Music Together music and movement program for babies 1 to 3 and a parent, Thursdays 10:30-11:30 a.m. Drop-in chess, for 10-year-olds up to adults, Sundays, 2 p.m. Toddler Time for children 3 and under, Wednesdays, 10:30-11:30 a.m. * Movin' and Groovin' With Mr. Skip for kids 2 and older, tomorrow, 11:30 a.m.-12:15 p.m. Richard Scarry's Great Big Schoolhouse story and activity time for children 4 and older, Monday, 11 a.m.-noon. Three-part college application essay workshop, Monday, Friday, July 25, and July 28, 5:30-7 p.m., for rising high school seniors. Space is limited; priority will be given to East Hampton Library District residents. Registration requested for all but Sunday chess.
EAST HAMPTON TOWN PARKS AND RECREATION DEPARTMENT
159 Pantigo Road, East Hampton. 324-2417
Beginner to advanced summer sailing for kids 12 and up and adults, Fresh Pond, Amagansett, July 28 through Aug. 7 or Aug. 11 through 21, 9 a.m.-noon or 12:30-3:30 p.m., $200. Advance registration required; limited to 15 students per session. Register at the Rec Department. * Free swimming instruction for kids 4 and up, East Lake Beach, Montauk, July 28 through Aug. 8, and Albert's Landing, Amagansett, Aug. 11 through 22. Register at the beach, 10 a.m. the first Monday of class. Take goggles and water shoes. * Youth soccer clinics, through Aug. 21: Mondays and Tuesdays, Stephen Hand's Path soccer field, East Hampton; Wednesdays and Thursdays, Lions Field, Montauk, 6-7 p.m. for first through third graders, 7-8 p.m. for fourth through sixth graders, $40 for the summer. * Junior tennis program for all levels, Montauk Tennis, Monday and/or Wednesday, 4:15-5 p.m. for kids in kindergarten and first grade; Monday and/or Wednesday, 5-6 p.m., second and third; Tuesday and/or Thursday, 4-5 p.m., third and fourth; and Tuesday and/or Thursday, 5-6 p.m., for fifth and sixth, July 28 through Aug. 21, $125 for two days a week. Register in advance at Montauk Tennis. * Games and crafts for kids 5 to 12, Mondays through Fridays, 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. and/or 12:30 p.m.-4 p.m., through Aug. 22; $85 per two-week session, half days, $135 for two children, $185 for three kids, double that for full days. Springs Youth building or Montauk School. Advance registration required at the Parks and Recreation Department.
EAST HAMPTON YOUTH PARK
Abraham's Path, Amagansett. 267-2421
Skate ramps, bike or blade track, tennis courts, playground, and an indoor play space run by the East Hampton Town Recreation Department. * Tennis clinics, Tuesday and/or Thursday, 6-7 p.m., for kindergartners and first graders; Mondays and/or Wednesdays, 6-7 p.m., for second and third grade; Tuesdays and/or Thursdays, 7-8 p.m., for fourth and fifth grade, Monday and/or Wednesday, 7-8 p.m., for sixth grade and up, through Aug. 14. Basketball clinics, Mondays and Wednesdays, 5-6 p.m., for kindergarten and first; Tuesdays and Thursdays, 5-6 p.m., for second and third; Mondays and Wednesdays, 6-8 p.m., for fourth and fifth, and Tuesdays and Thursdays, 6-8 p.m., for sixth grade and up, through Aug. 14. Clinics cost $40 per child, $15 more for both. Register at Rec Department or Montauk Playhouse.
GOAT ON A BOAT PUPPET THEATRE
East Union Street, Sag Harbor. 725-4193, goatonaboat.org
Puppet play groups for kids 3 and up, Mondays and Fridays, 9-10 a.m. Tot Art for kids 2 to 4, Mondays, 10:15 a.m. Creative movement for 5 to 7-year-olds with Kate Mueth, Wednesdays, 10 a.m. All $25, $18 members. * Girl Power yoga for kids 10 to 14, Tuesdays, 6:30-8:30 p.m. through Aug. 14. Preschool play yoga, Tuesdays, 9-10 a.m., and Mommy and Me yoga, Tuesdays, 10:15-11 a.m., both through Aug. 12. Kids yoga nights, Thursdays through Aug. 14. Register at peacefulplanet.com. * Talking Hands Theatre's "Two Dinosaurs Are Better Than One," today through Saturday, 11 a.m., $12, $10 members and grandparents, $8 for kids under 3 or second child. Next Thursday through July 26, a Couple of Puppets present "Three Little Pigs."
Main Street, East Hampton. 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. * Student film workshop, presented with the Hamptons International Film Festival, Monday through Friday, July 25, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. for kids 8 to 11, $300, $290 members; 2-5 p.m. for kids 12 to 15, $400, $390 members.
Main Street, Bridgehampton. 537-0015, hamptonlibrary.org
Rhyme time for 1 to 3-year-olds, Thursdays, 11 a.m. Legomania, Thursdays, 3:30-4:30 p.m. Story time, Saturdays, 10 a.m. Play-a-Palooza, for children up to age 4 and a caregiver, Tuesdays, 10-10:45 a.m. Teen Minecraft, Tuesdays, 6 p.m. Babies and books story time for babies up to 15 months, Wednesdays, 11 a.m. Minecraft club for kids 8 to 12, Wednesdays, 7-9 p.m. * Edible art for kids 4 and up, tomorrow, 11 a.m. Drop-in project for kids in seventh grade and up, boxheads, Saturday through July 26 during library hours. Story time at Madoo, Monday and Aug. 4 and 18, 10 a.m. Kids 7 to 13 will make solar ovens with pizza boxes and aluminum foil, then cook s'mores, Wednesday, 2 p.m. Duct tape tablet cover craft for age 12 and up, next Thursday, 2 p.m. States of Matter, a food workshop for kids 4 and up, Friday, July 25, 11 a.m. Parachute games for kids of all ages, July 28 and Aug. 11, 2-3 p.m. Reservations requested for all but drop-in programs.
JOHN JERMAIN MEMORIAL LIBRARY
34 West Water Street, Sag Harbor. 725-0049, johnjermain.org
Stories, songs, and playtime for kids 1 to 4, Thursdays, 10:30-11:30 a.m. Minecraft camp for kids 6 to 12, drop-in, Saturdays, 3-4 p.m., on own iPad or one of the library's devices. Sunday board games for kids 3 to 9, 3:30-4:30 p.m. * Playdough time for 3 to 9-year-olds, tomorrow, 10-11 a.m. Mandala craft for kids 12 and older, tomorrow, 3-4 p.m. Advance registration required. Light and color art workshop with Joyce Raimondo for kids in kindergarten through sixth grade, next Thursday, 3:30-4:30 p.m. Advance registration required.
Montauk Highway, Montauk. 668-3377
Story time for preschoolers, with crafts for 3 and 4-year-olds and songs, Mondays, 11:45 a.m.-12:45 p.m. Registration requested but not required. Light and color art workshop for first through sixth graders with Joyce Raimondo, tomorrow, 5-6 p.m. Awesome Eruptions art program with Joyce Raimondo, for kids in first through sixth grade, Friday, July 25, 5-6 p.m.
MONTAUK PLAYHOUSE COMMUNITY CENTER
Edgemere Street, Montauk. 668-1612, montaukplayhouse.org
Toddler Exploration, Tuesdays and Thursdays, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., $5. Friday evening youth program for teens, weekly, 7-9 p.m. Open gym, Mondays, noon-3 and 6:30-9 p.m.; Tuesdays, 1:30-7 p.m.; Wednesdays, noon-3 and 7-9 p.m.; Thursdays, 1:30-5 and 7:30-9 p.m.; Fridays, 12:30-7 p.m.; Saturdays, 8 a.m.-7 p.m., and Sundays, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Girls high school volleyball clinic offered by the East Hampton Town Parks and Recreation Department, Wednesdays, through Aug. 13 5-7 p.m. for fifth through eighth graders or 7-9 p.m. for 9th through 12th grade, $40. Advance registration required.
PARRISH ART MUSEUM
Montauk Highway, Water Mill. 283-2118, parrishart.org
Open studio for children and caregivers, second, third, and fourth Saturdays, 10 a.m.-noon, with gallery tours followed by a 30-minute workshop. Open studio for teens, first Saturday of the month, 10 a.m.-noon. Family gallery talks and art workshops, first, third, and fifth Sundays of the month, 2 p.m. First Sunday tours include a bilingual option. All free with museum admission.
POLLOCK-KRASNER HOUSE AND STUDY CENTER
830 Springs-Fireplace Road, Springs. 324-4929
Family tour and outdoor Jackson Pollock drip-painting workshop for kids 4 and up with Joyce Raimondo, Saturdays through Sept. 13, 10-11:30 a.m., $35 per person. (Children must be accompanied by an adult.) Reservations required at imaginearted.com, 917-502-0790. Family drip-painting workshops with Karyn Mannix, Thursdays and Fridays, 10-11:30 a.m., $35 per person. Reservations required at email@example.com or 329-2811.
SOUTH FORK NATURAL HISTORY MUSEUM
377 Bridgehampton-Sag Harbor Turnpike. 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. * Beach treasure hunt, rock collecting for kids 6 to 8, Sunday, 11 a.m., in Southampton, $4 materials fee. Advance registration requested for all programs.
SOUTHAMPTON ARTS CENTER
25 Jobs Lane, Southampton. 283-0967, sout