Kids Culture 06.14.18

At the Children’s Museum of the East End’s music fair on Saturday, kids will have the chance to listen to professionals and try out instruments. Carissa Katz

CMEE’s Music Fair

The Children’s Museum of the East End will host its sixth annual music fair on Saturday from 10 a.m. to noon. It’s a family-friendly sonic experience for music fans with live performances by local musicians, opportunities to learn about and play instruments, as well as interactive activities. The event is free.

 

Sharks at SoFo

On Saturday at 2 p.m., children ages 10 and up can join Greg Metzger, the chief field coordinator for the South Fork Natural History Museum’s Shark Research and Education Program, for an informative program about the science of shark research.

 

Etch, Scrub, Make at the Libraries

A metal etching class for children ages 4 and up will be held Tuesday from 4 to 5 p.m. at the East Hampton Library. 

Also at the library, high school students can earn community service hours by helping with spring cleaning in the young adult room on Tuesday from 4 to 5 p.m.

On Friday, June 15, at 2 p.m., the movie “Paddington 2” will be screened.

At the John Jermain Memorial Library in Sag Harbor, Wally, a dog that loves to listen to kids read, will be back on Saturday from 11 a.m. to noon.

A middle school maker’s club begins on Saturday at John Jermain and will continue every week at 2 p.m. through July. The club will encourage sixth through eighth graders to work with peers on hands-on creative art and technology projects.

Kids ages 6 to 10 can practice folding techniques and make original origami creations to take home on Sunday from 2 to 2:45 p.m.

On Saturday at 2 p.m. at the Montauk Library, third graders and up can make their own unicorn body scrub from scratch and take it home in a jar. There will also be a unicorn coloring contest with themed prizes.

Registration for the Amagansett Library’s summer reading program is now open. The program, designed for all ages, begins on Saturday and will continue until Aug. 18.

 

Pony Rides in Amagansett

Stony Hill Stables on Town Lane in Amagansett will once again offer pony rides on Sunday from 10 a.m. to noon. A $20 donation is suggested to support the Stony Hill Stables Foundation, a nonprofit organization created to promote equine sports through riding education and competitive opportunities for children and young adults on the East End. The pony rides are open to children of all ages.