Kids Culture 11.07.13

Young Filmmakers

       Young filmmakers will meet at the East Hampton Library on Sunday from 12:30 to 2 p.m. for a screening of projects some worked on last month and to collaborate on a new project.

       The program is for 6th through 12th graders. Those who attend should take a smartphone, iPad, Flip camera, or other video camera. Advance registration is requested at the library or via e-mail to

       Children 7 and older will make their own kaleidoscopes at the library next Thursday from 4 to 5 p.m. Participants are asked to sign up in advance.


About Amaryllis

       Thinking ahead to the holidays, children 5 to 11 can plant amaryllis bulbs with the Horticultural Alliance of the Hamptons next Thursday at the John Jermain Memorial Library in Sag Harbor.

       Participants will learn growing tips during the program, which runs from 3:45 to 4:30 p.m., and will be able to take the plants home with them. Space should be reserved in advance.


Children’s Art Classes

       The Sag Harbor Fine Arts Center will begin two series of children’s art classes on Monday.

       Peggy Leder will teach a class for 3 to 5-year-olds on Mondays from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. Classes for 6 to 11-year-olds will be offered on Mondays or Saturdays from 3:45 to 4:45 p.m. A six-week session costs $250. Registration is at the center or at


Family Craft Time

       Peace is the word, or it will be on Saturday during a story and craft time for families at the Amagansett Library.

       The fun begins at 3:30 p.m. and advance registration has been suggested.


Fall Leaves at CMEE

       The colors of fall will be the inspiration for a watercolor leaf mobile workshop at the Children’s Museum of the East End in Bridgehampton on Saturday.

       Children will listen to a reading of Lois Elhert’s “Red Leaf, Yellow Leaf” and then get to work on their projects. The class begins at 10:30 a.m. and costs $20 including museum admission, or $7 for members.