January 19 - January 27
New and one-time programs are in bold type
Main Street, Amagansett. 631-267-3810
Lego Club for ages 5 to 12, Thursdays, 3:30 p.m. Shake, Rattle, and Roll for kids 10 to 36 months old with a caregiver, Fridays, 10 a.m. Story time for ages 3 to 8, Saturdays, 11 a.m. Rhyme time, with stories and songs, for babies up to 3-year-olds, Mondays, 10:15 a.m. Story Dance for prekindergarten 3 and 4-year-olds, Wednesdays, 2:15-3 p.m. * Magic the Gathering, learn to play or play with others who already know how, for fifth through eighth-graders, Saturday, 2 p.m. Advance registration requested for all programs.
BAY STREET THEATER
Long Wharf, Sag Harbor. 631-725-9500, baystreet.org
My Life the Musical school vacation theater camp for ages 8 to 12, Feb 20 through 24, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., early registration through Sunday, $385 for the week.
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 at email@example.com, all by donation.
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. 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.). Tot Spot for toddlers 16 to 36 months, encouraging development of social-emotional skills, fine motor skills, and emerging language, Thursdays, 10:45-11:45 a.m., $24 including museum admission, free for members. After-school Lego League drop-off program for ages 5 to 9, Thursdays, 4-5 p.m., $12, free for members. Lego club for kids 7 to 9, while younger children are exploring the museum, Sundays, 10 a.m.-noon. * Community book swap, take a book, find a book, with hot cocoa, bookmark crafts, and stories, Saturday, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Free. * Puppet Play Groups for parents with children up to age 3, led by Liz Joyce of Goat on a Boat, Wednesdays, Feb. 1 through March 8, 9:45-10:30 a.m., $90, $75 members. Advance reservations required for special events.
EAST HAMPTON LIBRARY
Main Street, East Hampton. 631-324-0222
Music with Miss Riley for toddlers 1 to 3 years old and their adults, most 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. Chess for ages 10 to adult, Sundays, 2 p.m. Lego club for kindergarten through fifth grade, Mondays, 3:30 p.m. Knit Lit community service project for high school students to knit items for people and animals in need, Mondays, 4-5 p.m. Toddler Time for children 3 and under, Wednesdays, 10:30-11:30 a.m. Any Book Club, book chats for high school students on whatever participants happen to be reading, Wednesdays, 4-5 p.m. * Snap Circuits electronics program for kids 7 and up, Thursday, Jan. 19, and Feb. 16 and 21, 4-5 p.m. * Painted book ends project for grades 9 through 12, Saturday, 3-4:30 p.m. * Teen writing and drawing group, Sunday, 3-4 p.m. * Chinese New Year fortune cookies and festive snacks for grades six through eight, Wednesday, 4-5 p.m. * Family Movies: "Lemony Snicket's a Series of Unfortunate Events," next Thursday, 4 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. * Youth basketball, Saturdays through March 4: 10-11 a.m. for kindergarten and first grade, 11 a.m.-noon for grade two, and noon-1 for third through eighth-grade girls at the Amagansett School; 8:30-10 a.m. for grades three and four, 11 a.m.-noon for grades five and six, and 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. for grades seven and eight at the John M. Marshall Elementary School, $45 for full program. * Wrestling for boys in second through eighth grade, Tuesdays and Thursdays, 6-8 p.m., at the East Hampton High School wrestling room, Jan. 3 through March 2, $45. Information available through the instructor, Ronald Campey, 516-659-4787. Registration at the Parks and Recreation Department behind Town Hall or the Montauk Playhouse Community Center. * Chess clinics for first through fifth grade at the Amagansett Youth Park, Tuesdays and Thursdays, 4-5 p.m., starting Jan. 24. Register at the Parks Department, the Playhouse, or the youth park. * New clinics in soccer, inline skating, roller hockey, and dodgeball start this week at the Sportime Arena. Most are $125 from this week through March. Registration is at Sportime.
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. * Student Arts Festival Part I, kindergarten through eighth grade, through Feb. 12.
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. Play-a-Palooza, for children up to age 4 and a caregiver, Tuesdays, 10-10:45 a.m. Preschool story time, Wednesdays, 2 p.m. Minecraft club for tweens, Wednesdays, 7 p.m. * Drop-in spot for teens: folded paper bracelets, through Jan. 30. * Mommy and Me yoga with Peaceful Planet Yoga, for parents and children up to age 4, Wednesdays through Feb. 15, 9:45 a.m. * Penguin Awareness Day for ages 4 and up, Friday, Jan. 20, 4 p.m. * Pealer bead craft for ages 7 to 12, Tuesday, 4 p.m. Advance registration required for all programs.
JOHN JERMAIN MEMORIAL LIBRARY
201 Main Street, Sag Harbor. 631-725-0049, johnjermain.org
Stories, songs, and playtime for ages 1 to 4, Thursdays, 10:30 a.m. Lego Club for ages 5 and up, Thursdays, 4 p.m. Play-dough time for ages 3 and up, Fridays, 4 p.m. High school algebra prep, Mondays, 4:45-6 p.m., in English or Spanish. Take two No. 2 pencils. Barbie Bonanza for ages 3 and up, Wednesdays, 4 p.m. Teen writing workshop, weekly on Mondays, 6-7 p.m., through May for grades 9 through 12. With pizza. Middle school writing workshop for grades six through eight, Saturdays, 10-11 a.m. * Teen advisory board, Jan. 19 and every third Thursday of the month, 6-7 p.m. Advance registration required for some programs.
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. * Winter crafts for ages 4 and up, Tuesday, 4:30-5:30 p.m. Advance registration required for most programs.
230 Edgemere Street, Montauk. 631-668-1124
Prekindergarten exploration and free play for toddlers 18 months to 4 years old, Tuesdays and Thursdays, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., $5 per session.
PARRISH ART MUSEUM
Montauk Highway, Water Mill. 631-283-2118, parrishart.org
Open studio for teens, focusing first Saturday of the month, 10 a.m.-noon. 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. Bilingual family gallery talk and art workshop, first Sunday of the month, 2 p.m. All free with museum admission. * 2017 Student Exhibition, Jan. 28 through Feb. 26.
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. * Winter story time for ages 3 to 5, Saturday, 10:30 a.m. * Underwater world clay craft with Ruby Jackson for families, Saturday, 2 p.m., $6 materials fee. * Winter sounds family listening walk, Sunday, 10:30 a.m. Advance registration required for all programs.
Parson Place, Springs.
Story time, Saturdays, 10:30 a.m.
39 Watermill Towd Road, Water Mill. 631-726-4628, watermillcenter.org
Family Day for children 7 to 12 with music and movement workshops with current and past artists-in-residence including Kate Eberstadt, Brune Charvin, and Khesrau Behroz of the Hutto Project and Matty Davis of Boomerang, Jan. 28, 1-4 p.m. Free, but registration required.
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. * February break camp, $32 per day.