For Kids

­AMAGANSETT LIBRARY
Main Street, Amagansett. 267-3810
Pajama story time for families, Thursdays, 6 p.m. Shake, Rattle, and Roll for babies and toddlers up to 3 years old and their parents, Fridays, 10-11 a.m. Advance registration required. Bunny Hop story and craft time, Saturday, 3 p.m. Baby time, for nonwalkers, Tuesdays, 1 p.m. Art Explorers with Joyce Raimondo for kids 6 to 12, May 1, Impressionist painting, 3:30 p.m. Advance registration recommended. • Lego club, third Thursday of the month. Family book club, for kids in second through sixth grades with an adult: April 13, May 11, and June 8, 3:30 p.m.


CHILDREN’S MUSEUM OF THE EAST END
376 Bridgehampton-Sag Harbor Turnpike, Bridgehampton. Monday and Wednesday through Saturday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Sunday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. 537-8250, cmee.org
 Children’s programs, classes, and exhibits. Admission is $9, free for members and babies under 1. • Lego club for kids 7 to 9, while younger children are exploring the museum, Saturdays, 10 a.m.-noon. Pizza and Pajama Night, first Friday of the month, 6-7:30, $9, free for members. Waffle Day, last Sunday of the month, 10 a.m., $17 including admission, $5 members. Advance sign-up recommended. Get Creative kite-making workshop, Saturday, 10 a.m. Drop-in vacation workshops, Monday through Friday, April 13, 10-11 a.m. Call for price. • Parents Night Out, during which kids 3 to 10 can be dropped off for an evening of games, art activities, dinner, and fun, is available any night to groups of eight or more, $60 per child, $30 for additional siblings, reservations required.


EAST HAMPTON LIBRARY
Main Street, East Hampton. 324-0222
 Story time for kids 3 and up, Sundays, 1:30-2 p.m. Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Toes, songs, rhymes, and stories for babies and toddlers up to 3, Mondays, 11:30 a.m.-noon. Nursery rhyme time with Dara Linthwaite, Tuesdays, 10:30-11 a.m. Advanced Battle of the Books meeting for teens, Tuesdays, 3:30-5 p.m. Parent-toddler workshop for kids 3 months to 3 years old, Wednesdays, 10-11 a.m. • Earth Day story time and craft, for kids 4 to 6 with an adult, today, 4-5 p.m. Trip to the City art program for kids 4 and older, tomorrow, 3-4 p.m. Craft Closet story time for kids 5 and up, Monday, 2:30-3:15 p.m. Kids 5 and older will make dream catcher key chains during Wacky Wednesday story time and craft, Wednesday, 2:30-3:15 p.m. Board Game Bonanza, with pizza, for high school students, next Thursday, 5-7 p.m. Bee in a Bee, covering the basics of competing in a Scripps-style spelling bee, for kids in second through fourth grade, April 23, 4-5 p.m. Sign-up required for all but Sunday story time and homework help.


EAST HAMPTON ­RECREATION DEPARTMENT
John M. Marshall Elementary School, East Hampton, or Montauk School.
 Spring break recreation for kids in kindergarten through sixth grade, Tuesday through Friday, April 13, 9 a.m.-noon, free. Registration on the first day of program or in advance at the Parks and Recreation Department or the Montauk Playhouse, 8 a.m.-4 p.m., weekdays.


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. Classes and clinics at the indoor roller hockey and soccer arena across the street, plus outdoor tennis, basketball, and softball. Easter egg hunt, Saturday, noon. Each child has been asked to donate a dozen plastic eggs and a bag of non-peanut, individually wrapped candy in advance of the egg hunt.


GOAT ON A BOAT PUPPET THEATRE
East Union Street, Sag Harbor. 725-4193, goatonaboat.org
 Puppet play groups for kids 3 and under, Mondays and Fridays, 9:30 a.m., and Tot Art, Fridays, 10:30 a.m., $25, $15 for members, reservations required. Liz Joyce and a Couple of Puppets will present a collection of little shows, Saturday, 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. Tickets cost $10, $9 for members and grandparents, and $5 for kids under 3. On April 14, 11 a.m., a celebration of the National Day of Puppetry, will include a sing-along shadow puppet show by Nappy’s Puppets, then a costumed parade around the block followed by a puppet-making workshop, bubbles, and a hot dog picnic on the lawn. • Family memberships, which include 10 percent off tickets, birthday parties, and gift certificates, plus punch card privileges, cost $50.


GUILD HALL
Main Street, East Hampton. 324-0806, guildhall.org
 Part two of the Student Art Festival, featuring work by kids in 9th through 12th grades, through April 15.


HAMPTON LIBRARY
Main Street, Bridgehampton. 537-0015, hamptonlibrary.org
 Rhyme time for 1 to 3-year-olds, Thursdays, 10-10:30 a.m. Story time for kids 4 to 7, Saturdays, 10 a.m. Playtime, for kids up to 5 and their parents or caregivers, Tuesdays, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Babies and books story time for babies up to 15 months, Wednesdays, 11 a.m. • Annual egg hunt for children 8 and younger, Saturday, 10-11 a.m. Dog Biscuit Bakery, for kids in grades 7 and up, Wednesday, 2-4 p.m. In honor of National Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Month, kids will bake nutritious treats for dogs at the Southampton Animal Shelter and can earn two hours of community service credits in the process. Anime movies for kids in seventh grade and above, Friday, April 13, 1-3 p.m. Advance registration required for all but ongoing story times.


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. The Jeanette Sarkisian Wagner writing workshops for teens 13 to 18 will be held on Thursdays at 5 p.m. through April 26, free. Registration required. Craft club for 12-year-olds through adults, take your own supplies, Saturdays, 2-4 p.m.


MONTAUK FIRE ­DEPARTMENT
Edgemere Road, Montauk.
 The ladies auxiliary will host a visit from the Easter Bunny on Saturday from 2 to 4 p.m. for kids 2 to 8 years old, with crafts, refreshments, and cupcake decorating.


MONTAUK LIBRARY
Montauk Highway, Montauk. 668-3377
 Story hour for preschool kids, Mondays, 10 a.m. Mommy and Me for infants and toddlers with a parent, Mondays, 10-11:30 a.m.


MONTAUK PLAYHOUSE ­COMMUNITY CENTER
Edgemere Street, Montauk. 668-1612, montaukplayhouse.org
 Tumbling for children 18 months to 4 years, Tuesdays and Thursdays, 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m., $5 per session. Also volleyball, basketball, badminton, and other programs for children from prekindergarten through high school age.


PARRISH ART MUSEUM
25 Job’s Lane, Southampton. 283-2118, parrishart.org
 Spring vacation art workshops for kids 4 to 6 and 7 and up, Monday through Friday, April 13, 10 a.m.-noon, $35 per day, $25 for members. Advance payment and registration required.


SAG HARBOR CHAMBER OF COMMERCE
Main Street, and Sag Harbor Garden Center, Spring Street, Sag Harbor.
 Families have been invited to wear their own creative toppers for the annual Easter Bonnet Parade, which begins at BookHampton at 1 p.m. and concludes at the Sag Harbor Garden Center, where there will be a free petting zoo with animals from Cornell’s Suffolk County farm open from noon till 2 p.m. There will be prizes for the best bonnets. Local students will sell hot dogs and beverages to raise money for the repair of the windmill on Long Wharf.


SPRINGS LIBRARY
Parson Place, Springs.
 Story time, Saturdays, 10:30 a.m.


STONY BROOK ­SOUTHAMPTON
239 Montauk Highway, Southampton.
 The school’s M.F.A. program and the Young American Writers Project is offering teen writers 13 to 18 a chance to work with professionals in weeklong screenwriting and playwriting workshops during the April school break, Monday through Friday, April 13, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., $525, with partial scholarships available. Advance registration required at stonybrook.edu/yawp. More information can be had by e-mailing william.chandler@stonybrook.edu.


Y.M.C.A. EAST HAMPTON ­RECENTER
Gingerbread Lane, East Hampton. 329-6884
 Ballet, jazz, hip-hop, and tap for prekindergartners and up, as well as beginner and intermediate karate and swim classes. Friday Night Madness for middle school kids, weekly.


­AMAGANSETT LIBRARY
Main Street, Amagansett. 267-3810
 Pajama story time for families, Thursdays, 6 p.m. Shake, Rattle, and Roll for babies and toddlers up to 3 years old and their parents, Fridays, 10-11 a.m. Advance registration required. Bunny Hop story and craft time, Saturday, 3 p.m. Baby time, for nonwalkers, Tuesdays, 1 p.m. Art Explorers with Joyce Raimondo for kids 6 to 12, May 1, Impressionist painting, 3:30 p.m. Advance registration recommended. • Lego club, third Thursday of the month. Family book club, for kids in second through sixth grades with an adult: April 13, May 11, and June 8, 3:30 p.m.


CHILDREN’S MUSEUM OF THE EAST END
376 Bridgehampton-Sag Harbor Turnpike, Bridgehampton. Monday and Wednesday through Saturday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Sunday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. 537-8250, cmee.org
 Children’s programs, classes, and exhibits. Admission is $9, free for members and babies under 1. • Lego club for kids 7 to 9, while younger children are exploring the museum, Saturdays, 10 a.m.-noon. Pizza and Pajama Night, first Friday of the month, 6-7:30, $9, free for members. Waffle Day, last Sunday of the month, 10 a.m., $17 including admission, $5 members. Advance sign-up recommended. Get Creative kite-making workshop, Saturday, 10 a.m. Drop-in vacation workshops, Monday through Friday, April 13, 10-11 a.m. Call for price. • Parents Night Out, during which kids 3 to 10 can be dropped off for an evening of games, art activities, dinner, and fun, is available any night to groups of eight or more, $60 per child, $30 for additional siblings, reservations required.


EAST HAMPTON LIBRARY
Main Street, East Hampton. 324-0222
 Story time for kids 3 and up, Sundays, 1:30-2 p.m. Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Toes, songs, rhymes, and stories for babies and toddlers up to 3, Mondays, 11:30 a.m.-noon. Nursery rhyme time with Dara Linthwaite, Tuesdays, 10:30-11 a.m. Advanced Battle of the Books meeting for teens, Tuesdays, 3:30-5 p.m. Parent-toddler workshop for kids 3 months to 3 years old, Wednesdays, 10-11 a.m. • Earth Day story time and craft, for kids 4 to 6 with an adult, today, 4-5 p.m. Trip to the City art program for kids 4 and older, tomorrow, 3-4 p.m. Craft Closet story time for kids 5 and up, Monday, 2:30-3:15 p.m. Kids 5 and older will make dream catcher key chains during Wacky Wednesday story time and craft, Wednesday, 2:30-3:15 p.m. Board Game Bonanza, with pizza, for high school students, next Thursday, 5-7 p.m. Bee in a Bee, covering the basics of competing in a Scripps-style spelling bee, for kids in second through fourth grade, April 23, 4-5 p.m. Sign-up required for all but Sunday story time and homework help.


EAST HAMPTON ­RECREATION DEPARTMENT
John M. Marshall Elementary School, East Hampton, or Montauk School.
 Spring break recreation for kids in kindergarten through sixth grade, Tuesday through Friday, April 13, 9 a.m.-noon, free. Registration on the first day of program or in advance at the Parks and Recreation Department or the Montauk Playhouse, 8 a.m.-4 p.m., weekdays.


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. Classes and clinics at the indoor roller hockey and soccer arena across the street, plus outdoor tennis, basketball, and softball. Easter egg hunt, Saturday, noon. Each child has been asked to donate a dozen plastic eggs and a bag of non-peanut, individually wrapped candy in advance of the egg hunt.


GOAT ON A BOAT PUPPET THEATRE
East Union Street, Sag Harbor. 725-4193, goatonaboat.org
 Puppet play groups for kids 3 and under, Mondays and Fridays, 9:30 a.m., and Tot Art, Fridays, 10:30 a.m., $25, $15 for members, reservations required. Liz Joyce and a Couple of Puppets will present a collection of little shows, Saturday, 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. Tickets cost $10, $9 for members and grandparents, and $5 for kids under 3. On April 14, 11 a.m., a celebration of the National Day of Puppetry, will include a sing-along shadow puppet show by Nappy’s Puppets, then a costumed parade around the block followed by a puppet-making workshop, bubbles, and a hot dog picnic on the lawn. • Family memberships, which include 10 percent off tickets, birthday parties, and gift certificates, plus punch card privileges, cost $50.


GUILD HALL
Main Street, East Hampton. 324-0806, guildhall.org
 Part two of the Student Art Festival, featuring work by kids in 9th through 12th grades, through April 15.


HAMPTON LIBRARY
Main Street, Bridgehampton. 537-0015, hamptonlibrary.org
 Rhyme time for 1 to 3-year-olds, Thursdays, 10-10:30 a.m. Story time for kids 4 to 7, Saturdays, 10 a.m. Playtime, for kids up to 5 and their parents or caregivers, Tuesdays, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Babies and books story time for babies up to 15 months, Wednesdays, 11 a.m. • Annual egg hunt for children 8 and younger, Saturday, 10-11 a.m. Dog Biscuit Bakery, for kids in grades 7 and up, Wednesday, 2-4 p.m. In honor of National Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Month, kids will bake nutritious treats for dogs at the Southampton Animal Shelter and can earn two hours of community service credits in the process. Anime movies for kids in seventh grade and above, Friday, April 13, 1-3 p.m. Advance registration required for all but ongoing story times.


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. The Jeanette Sarkisian Wagner writing workshops for teens 13 to 18 will be held on Thursdays at 5 p.m. through April 26, free. Registration required. Craft club for 12-year-olds through adults, take your own supplies, Saturdays, 2-4 p.m.


MONTAUK FIRE ­DEPARTMENT
Edgemere Road, Montauk.
 The ladies auxiliary will host a visit from the Easter Bunny on Saturday from 2 to 4 p.m. for kids 2 to 8 years old, with crafts, refreshments, and cupcake decorating.


MONTAUK LIBRARY
Montauk Highway, Montauk. 668-3377
 Story hour for preschool kids, Mondays, 10 a.m. Mommy and Me for infants and toddlers with a parent, Mondays, 10-11:30 a.m.


MONTAUK PLAYHOUSE ­COMMUNITY CENTER
Edgemere Street, Montauk. 668-1612, montaukplayhouse.org
 Tumbling for children 18 months to 4 years, Tuesdays and Thursdays, 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m., $5 per session. Also volleyball, basketball, badminton, and other programs for children from prekindergarten through high school age.


PARRISH ART MUSEUM
25 Job’s Lane, Southampton. 283-2118, parrishart.org
 Spring vacation art workshops for kids 4 to 6 and 7 and up, Monday through Friday, April 13, 10 a.m.-noon, $35 per day, $25 for members. Advance payment and registration requi