August 28 - September 4
New and one-time programs are in bold type
Main Street, Amagansett. 267-3810
Teen D.I.Y. project: finger knitting, duct tape bracelets, Lego robotics, and more, Thursdays, 4-5 p.m. Shake, Rattle, and Roll for kids 10 to 36 months old with a caregiver, Fridays, 10 a.m. Book cover art for ages 9 to 12, Sunday, 2 p.m. Library club for ages 10 to 14, Mondays, 3 p.m. First story time, for children 10 to 36 months, Tuesdays, 10:15 a.m. Paws to Read, practicing with a licensed therapy dog, Tuesdays, 3:30 p.m. Advance registration requested for most programs.
AMBER WAVES FARM
375 Main Street, Amagansett.
Free children's programs, Wednesdays through Sundays, 9 and 10 a.m., at this community-supported farm.
290 Main Street, Sag Harbor. 725-4926
Story time for kids 4 and up with a parent, first Saturday of the month, 10:30 a.m.
CHILDREN'S MUSEUM OF THE EAST END
376 Bridgehampton-Sag Harbor Turnpike, Bridgehampton. 537-8250, cmee.org
Children's programs, classes, and exhibits. Admission is $10, free for members and babies under 1. Family members, $100 a year. Mini golf, $5 additional per person. Reservations suggested. Lego club for kids 7 to 9, while younger children are exploring the museum, Sundays, 10 a.m.-noon. Waffle Day, last Sunday of the month, 10 a.m., $20 including museum admission, $7 members. * "Dictionary Daze," an exhibition of silkscreen collages by Peter Tunney, through Labor Day. Pizza and Pajama Night, Friday, Sept. 4, 6-7:30 p.m., $10, free for members. Kimberly Kleinbaum will read from her book "Scarlet the Scientist: A Day at the Beach."
EAST HAMPTON LIBRARY
Main Street, East Hampton. 324-0222
Music Together for toddlers 1 to 3 years old and their adults, Thursdays, 10:30-11:15 a.m. Knit Lit for teens, knitting and book chat, Thursdays, 3:30 p.m. Battle of the Books teen group, Thursdays, 4 p.m. Story time for all ages, Saturdays, 2 p.m. Teen advisory board, first Sunday of the month, noon. Bilingual family story time, Sundays, 1:30-2 p.m. Drop-in chess, for 10-year-olds up to adults, Sundays, 2 p.m. Lego club for kindergarten through fifth grade, Mondays, 4:30-5:30 p.m. Bubbles-n-Babies story time, Tuesdays, 11:30 a.m. Toddler Time for children 3 and under, Wednesdays, 10:30-11:30 a.m. * Collage art for ages 4 and up, Friday, Aug. 28, 2-3 p.m. Leonardo da Vinci invention workshop for ages 4 and up, Wednesday, 4 p.m. Pop-up picture workshop for ages 4 and up, Friday, Sept. 4, 2 p.m. Reservations required for all but bilingual story time, family game night, and Sunday chess.
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. Town-sponsored sports clinics and classes at the youth park and across the street at the Sportime Arena.
GOAT ON A BOAT PUPPET THEATRE
East Union Street, Sag Harbor. 725-4193, goatonaboat.org
Bonnie Duncan presents "Lollipops for Breakfast," Friday, Aug. 28, and Saturday, Aug. 29, 11 a.m., $12, $8 children 3 and under and additional siblings, $10 grandparents and theater members.
Main Street, East Hampton. 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.
Main Street, Bridgehampton. 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. Babies and books story time for babies up to 15 months, Wednesdays, 11 a.m. Minecraft Club for tweens, Wednesdays, 7 p.m. * Group games for ages 4 and up and parents, Friday, Aug. 28, 11 a.m.-noon. Marble painting for ages 4 and up, Friday, Sept. 4, 4:30-5:30 p.m. Reservations requested for all but drop-in programs.
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. Sunday board games for kids 3 to 9, 3:30-4:30 p.m. Kids 6 and up can learn and play the Chinese strategy game Go, Sundays, 3:30 p.m. Lego League for ages 5 to 12, Wednesdays, 11-11:45 a.m. * End of summer bash for kids, Friday, Aug. 28, 3-4 p.m. Advance registration requested for most programs.
618 Sagg Main Street, Sagaponack. 537-8200, madoo.org
Art classes for ages 5 to 9 with Karyn Mannix, Mondays, 3:30 p.m., $25 per class, each class inspired by the work of a different artist. This week, Adolph Gottlieb, abstract garden sculpture. Take a smock. Reservations and class time at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Montauk Highway, Montauk. 668-3377
Story time for preschoolers, with crafts for 3 and 4-year-olds and songs, Mondays, 11:45 a.m.-12:45 p.m. Family movie, next Thursday, 3 p.m., "Home." Sidewalk art and ice pops for kids of all ages, Saturday, 2-3:30 p.m.
MONTAUK PLAYHOUSE COMMUNITY CENTER
Edgemere Street, Montauk. 668-1612, montaukplayhouse.org
Toddler Exploration, Tuesdays and Thursdays, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., $5.
PARRISH ART MUSEUM
Montauk Highway, Water Mill. 283-2118, parrishart.org
Open studio for children and caregivers, second, third, and fourth Saturdays, 10 a.m.-noon, with gallery tours followed by a 30-minute workshop. Open studio for teens, first Saturday of the month, 10 a.m.-noon. All free with museum admission.
POLLOCK-KRASNER HOUSE AND STUDY CENTER
830 Springs-Fireplace Road, Springs. 324-4929
Family tour and outdoor Jackson Pollock drip-painting workshop with Joyce Raimondo, Saturdays, 10-11:30 a.m., through Sept. 12, $35 per person. (Children must be accompanied by an adult.) Reservations required at 917-502-0790, email@example.com, or imaginearted.com.
SOUTH FORK NATURAL HISTORY MUSEUM
377 Bridgehampton-Sag Harbor Turnpike. 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. * Geology program for ages 8 and up with Eric Powers of Your Connection to Nature, Saturday, 2 p.m. Reservations required for all SoFo events.
Parson Place, Springs.
Story time, Saturdays, 10:30 a.m.
Y.M.C.A. EAST HAMPTON RECENTER
Lumber Lane, East Hampton. 329-6884
Classes in ballet, jazz, hip-hop, and tap for prekindergartners and up, as well as beginner and intermediate karate and swim classes.