Education

Day of the Dead     At the Hampton Library in Bridgehampton and La Fondita in Amagansett, children can take part in festivities marking the Mexican holiday of the Day of the Dead, a colorful celebration and remembrance of the...
“Frankenstein Follies”     The young actors of Stages, a Children’s Theatre Workshop, will present “Frankenstein Follies,” a Halloween-themed musical review this weekend at the Bay Street Theatre....
    A letter sent out by the Suffolk County School Superintendents Association questioning the wisdom of state testing was unanimously approved for sending by the Montauk School Board on Tuesday.
    The Ross School’s Innovation Lab, an academy for high school students focusing in science, math, engineering, media, and technology, has announced a new marine science program that will begin in January.
Who? A Kangaroo?     Nature Nick will stop in to the Amagansett Library on Saturday afternoon with a menagerie of a dozen unusual creatures, including a spider monkey, a kangaroo, a snake, and a bird of prey. His program is geared...
    Visitors to the Montauk Recycling Center will notice some changes for the better this week. After months of hard work, the winners of a Montauk School student art contest posted their environmentally-minded murals on nine...
    Just as the skies opened up Monday night, the Springs School Board convened its monthly meeting. About a dozen audience members sat through an unusually concise session. John Grant, the board’s vice president, presided....
Five, Four, Three . . .     Saturday is Rocket Day at the Children’s Museum of the East End in Bridgehampton. Starting at 10 a.m. kids of all ages can make and launch their own rockets, while parents can learn about the...
    Eleanor Whitmore has been a driving force behind the East Hampton Day Care Learning Center for decades, acting as advocate, booster, ambassador, and vice chairwoman of the board, and now the board’s honorary president. Early...