July 21 - July 29
New and one-time programs are in bold type
Main Street, Amagansett. 631-267-3810
Read with Valentino, an American Kennel Club canine good citizen, Thursdays, 11 a.m.-noon. Shake, Rattle, and Roll for kids 10 to 36 months old with a caregiver, Fridays, 10 a.m. You Choose, book recommendations with a sketch, photo, or review, Sundays, 1-4 p.m. Rhyme time, with stories and songs, for babies up to 3-year-olds, Mondays, 10:15 a.m. Story and craft time for ages 4 to 7, Mondays, 3 p.m. First story time for young children up to 3 and their caregivers, Tuesdays, 10:15 a.m. * Origami paper boat regatta for all ages, Saturday, 3-4 p.m. Advance registration requested for most programs.
BAY STREET THEATER
Long Wharf, Sag Harbor. 631-725-0818, baystreet.org
Shakespeare's Stories theater camp for ages 7 to 9: "Romeo and Juliet," Monday through July 29; "The Tempest," Aug. 8 through 12, 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., $470 for one week, $850 for two. * My Life: The Musical theater camp with Valerie diLorenzo for ages 9 to 12, Aug. 15 through 19 and Aug. 22 through 26, 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., $470, $850 for two sessions, $1,000 for three. Advance registration required.
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 throughout the summer, all by donation. A $75 donation is requested at registration, Wednesday through Saturday, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., at the downtown studio, but no children will be turned away. Photos will be taken and "dog tags" issued. * Programs are listed online a week in advance. Advance sign-up required as space is limited. * Today: visit to "Plastic Ocean" exhibit at the Montauk Lighthouse's Oceans Institute and found-object sculptures, 10 a.m.; sun prints at Martine and Juan, noon. * Tomorrow: yoga and vocal expression at Third House, 10 a.m. * Monday: junior firefighter challenge, 11 a.m. * Wednesday: Horses 101, 9:30 a.m.; mini golf at Puff and Putt, 11:30 a.m. * Next Thursday: gardening, 10 a.m.; juicing at Solutions Organic Juice Bar, noon. * Friday, July 29: yoga and vocal expression, 10 a.m.; mixed-media portrait painting with Aubrey Roemer, 11:30 a.m.; help prepare for the July 30 Camp SoulGrow anniversary party, 1 p.m.
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 and Wednesday. 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.). Lego club for kids 7 to 9, while younger children are exploring the museum, Sundays, 10 a.m.-noon. Tot Spot for toddlers 16 to 36 months and their caregivers, Wednesdays, 10:45-11:45, $20 including museum admission, free for members. * Early Independence drop-off program for 2-year-olds, Mondays through Fridays, 9:15-11:15 a.m., $550 per week, $500 members. * Summer Kids Club for 3 and 4-year-olds, Mondays through Fridays, 9:15 a.m.-noon, $625 per week, $575 members. * Family fair fund-raiser with games, crafts, rides, food, performances, Saturday, 10:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Tickets from $150 adults, $100 children. * The Hampton Ballet Theatre School and the Hampton Festival Orchestra present "Peter and the Wolf," Tuesday, 5:30 p.m., $17 in advance, $15 members, $20 at the door. Rain date Wednesday. Advance registration requested.
EAST HAMPTON LIBRARY
Main Street, East Hampton. 631-324-0222
Music with Miss Riley for toddlers 1 to 3 years old and their adults, Thursdays, 10:30-11:15 a.m. Reading with a therapy dog, for children struggling with reading, 15-minute slots by reservation, Thursdays, 4-5 p.m. Music and movement 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. Bubbles-n-Babies story time, Tuesdays, 11:30 a.m. Teen Books on Screen, Tuesdays, 5-6:30 p.m. Toddler Time for children 3 and under, Wednesdays, 10:30-11:30 a.m. Battle of the Books trivia team meeting, Wednesdays, 3:30 p.m. * Bring on the Berries nutrition program with the Wellness Foundation, tomorrow, noon, for ages 8 to 13. * Story time yoga with Susan Verde for ages 5 and up (no adults), Monday, 11-11:45 a.m. * Lip balm making workshop for ages 6 and up, Tuesday, 3:30 p.m. * Magic show by T.J. Tana, next Thursday, 3-4 p.m. * Beach hat wearable art program for ages 4 and up, Friday, July 29, 1-2 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 Recreation Department. Town-sponsored sports clinics and classes at the youth park, across the street at the Sportime Arena, and at other locations. * Pickleball for grades two through six at the tennis courts across from Lions Field in Montauk, Tuesdays through Aug. 16, 9-10 a.m., $45 per child. Register at Montauk Playhouse or the Parks and Recreation Department behind Town Hall. * Free swimming instruction for ages 4 and up, Monday through Aug. 5, East Lake Beach, Montauk. Register at 10 a.m. the first day of classes. Take goggles and water shoes. Also Aug. 8 through 19, Albert's Landing Beach, Amagansett. * Games and crafts at Springs recreation building or the Montauk School for kindergarten through age 12, Mondays through Fridays through Aug. 19, 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m. and/or 12:30-4 p.m., $100 per week for a three-and-a-half-hour session (full days possible), $150 for two children, $200 for three. * Sailing at Fresh Pond for all levels ages 12 and up, Monday through Aug. 4, 9 a.m.-noon or 12:30-3:30 p.m., $225 per person. Register at the Parks and Recreation Department behind Town Hall. Also Aug. 8 through 18.
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. * KidFest performances and workshops, Wednesdays in July and August. This week: treasure maps and treasure chests for ages 5 and up, 4 p.m. * "Pirate School," an interactive comedy variety show for ages 4 to 9, 5 p.m. Workshops cost $10, $8 for members; performances cost $18 for adults, $14 kids, $16 and $12 members. Advance purchase is recommended.
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. Mondays at Madoo, story time and free exploration of the Madoo Conservancy in Sagaponack for families, this Monday and every other Monday, 10 a.m., weather permitting. Play-a-Palooza, for children up to age 4 and a caregiver, Tuesdays, 10-10:45 a.m. Teen Zumba, Tuesdays, 4 p.m. Babies and books story time for babies up to 15 months, Wednesdays, 11 a.m. Minecraft club for tweens, Wednesdays, 7 p.m. * Drop-in spot for teens: The fortune-telling game Mash, through the end of the month. * Olympic javelin drills for ages 4 and up, tomorrow, noon. * Turtle soccer, Tuesday, 3 p.m. * Jellybean roulette for teens, next Thursday, 3:30 p.m. * Olympic games and medal ceremony for ages 4 and up, Friday, July 29, noon. Advance registration required for all programs.
JOHN JERMAIN MEMORIAL LIBRARY
201 Main Street, Sag Harbor. 631-725-0049, johnjermain.org
The library reopens tomorrow in its historic Main Street building following extensive renovations.
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. Summer Play and Stay for parents and children up to age 5, Fridays, 11:30 a.m. * Rhythm Room percussion program with Rick Morin, today, 3-4 p.m. Advance registration required.
230 Edgemere Street, Montauk. 631-668-1124
Girls volleyball, Wednesdays, 5-8 p.m. * The Hampton Ballet Theatre School and the Hampton Festival Orchestra present "Peter and the Wolf," next Thursday, 7 p.m., $15.
PARRISH ART MUSEUM
Montauk Highway, Water Mill. 631-283-2118, parrishart.org
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. Open studio for teens, first Saturday of the month, 10 a.m.-noon. Bilingual family gallery talk and art workshop, first Sunday of the month, 2 p.m. All free with museum admission.
POLLOCK-KRASNER HOUSE AND STUDY CENTER
830 Springs-Fireplace Road, Springs. 631-324-4929
Family tour and outdoor Jackson Pollock drip-painting workshop for kids 4 and up with Joyce Raimondo, Saturdays through Sept. 10, 10-11:30 a.m., $35 per person. (Children must be accompanied by a paying adult.) Reservations required at imaginearted.com, 917-502-0790.
SOUTH FORK NATURAL HISTORY MUSEUM
377 Bridgehampton-Sag Harbor Turnpike. 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. * Hands-on oil spill simulation for children 6 to 8, Sunday, 10:30 a.m. * A controlled experiment with brine shrimp for kids 8 and up, Sunday, 10:30 a.m. Advance registration required for all programs.
SOUTHAMPTON ARTS CENTER
25 Job's Lane, Southampton. 631-283-0967, southamptonartscenter.org
Baby Loves Disco, free afternoon dance party for toddlers and preschoolers, today, 4:30 p.m. * Student film workshop with the Hamptons International Film Festival, Monday through July 29, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. for ages 8 to 11 ($375); 2-5 p.m. for ages 12 to 15 ($450). Advance registration at hamptonsfilmfest.org. * Bubble Trouble with Jeff the Bubble Guy, next Thursday, 4:30 p.m., free.
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.