July 28 - August 5
New and one-time programs are in bold type
Main Street, Amagansett. 631-267-3810
Read with Valentino, an American Kennel Club canine good citizen, Thursdays, 11 a.m.-noon. Shake, Rattle, and Roll for kids 10 to 36 months old with a caregiver, Fridays, 10 a.m. You Choose, book recommendations with a sketch, photo, or review, Sundays, 1-4 p.m. Rhyme time, with stories and songs, for babies up to 3-year-olds, Mondays, 10:15 a.m. Story and craft time for ages 4 to 7, Mondays, 3 p.m. First story time for young children up to 3 and their caregivers, Tuesdays, 10:15 a.m. Advance registration requested for most programs.
BAY STREET THEATER
Long Wharf, Sag Harbor. 631-725-0818, baystreet.org
Shakespeare's Stories theater camp for ages 7 to 9: "The Tempest," Aug. 8 through 12, 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., $470 for one week, $850 for two. * My Life: The Musical theater camp with Valerie diLorenzo for ages 9 to 12, Aug. 15 through 19 and Aug. 22 through 26, 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., $470, $850 for two sessions, $1,000 for three. Advance registration required.
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 throughout the summer, all by donation. A $75 donation is requested at registration, Wednesday through Saturday, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., at the downtown studio, but no children will be turned away. Photos will be taken and "dog tags" issued. * Programs are listed online a week in advance. Advance sign-up required as space is limited. * Today: gardening, 10 a.m.; juicing at Solutions Organic Juice Bar, noon; lemonade sun tea, 1:30 a.m. * Tomorrow: yoga and vocal expression, 10 a.m.; mixed-media portrait painting with Aubrey Roemer, 11:30 a.m.; help prepare for the Saturday Camp SoulGrow anniversary party, 1 p.m. * Camp SoulGrow two-year anniversary party for families, Saturday, noon-2 p.m. Take picnics, towels. Light refreshments provided. * Monday: introduction to surfing with Austin Eckardt, 11:30 a.m. * Wednesday: family yoga at Love Yoga, 1:30 p.m. * Next Thursday, gardening, 10 a.m. * Friday, Aug. 5: yoga and vocal expression, 10 a.m.; sun prints, 11:30 a.m.
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 and Wednesday. 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.). Lego club for kids 7 to 9, while younger children are exploring the museum, Sundays, 10 a.m.-noon. Tot Spot for toddlers 16 to 36 months and their caregivers, Wednesdays, 10:45-11:45, $20 including museum admission, free for members. * Early Independence drop-off program for 2-year-olds, Mondays through Fridays, 9:15-11:15 a.m., $550 per week, $500 members. * Summer Kids Club for 3 and 4-year-olds, Mondays through Fridays, 9:15 a.m.-noon, $625 per week, $575 members. * Drop-off dance party with dinner for kids 3 and older, Friday, Aug. 5, 5:30-7:30 p.m., $50 per child, plus $25 for each additional sibling; $40 and $20 for members. Advance registration requested.
EAST HAMPTON LIBRARY
Main Street, East Hampton. 631-324-0222
Music with Miss Riley for toddlers 1 to 3 years old and their adults, 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. Music and movement for babies up to age 3, Fridays, 10:30-11:15 a.m. Chess for ages 10 to adult, Sundays, 2 p.m. Lego club for kindergarten through fifth grade, Mondays, 3:30 p.m. Bubbles-n-Babies story time, Tuesdays, 11:30 a.m. Teen Books on Screen, Tuesdays, 5-6:30 p.m. Toddler Time for children 3 and under, Wednesdays, 10:30-11:30 a.m. Battle of the Books trivia team meeting, Wednesdays, 3:30 p.m. * Magic show by T.J. Tana, today, 3-4 p.m. * Beach hat wearable art program for ages 4 and up, tomorrow, 1-2 p.m. * Family movies: "Toy Story 3," Sunday, 2 p.m.; "Cindarella," the 2015 version, next Thursday, 4 p.m. * Bullet kites workshop for ages 4 and up, Tuesday, 4 p.m. * Super Snacks nutrition program with the Wellness Foundation, Tuesday, 11 a.m.-noon, for ages 4 to 7 with an adult; next Thursday, 1-2 p.m., for ages 8 to 13. * Spirit tree nature art workshop for grades one to five, Wednesday, 2-3 p.m. * Hula hoop decorating for ages 5 and up, Friday, Aug. 5, 2-3 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. * Pickleball for grades two through six at the tennis courts across from Lions Field in Montauk, Tuesdays through Aug. 16, 9-10 a.m., $45 per child. Register at Montauk Playhouse or the Parks and Recreation Department behind Town Hall. * Free swimming instruction for ages 4 and up, Aug. 8 through 19, Albert's Landing Beach, Amagansett. Register at 10 a.m. the first day of classes. Take goggles and water shoes. * Games and crafts at Springs recreation building or the Montauk School for kindergarten through age 12, Mondays through Fridays through Aug. 19, 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m. and/or 12:30-4 p.m., $100 per week for a three-and-a-half-hour session (full days possible), $150 for two children, $200 for three. * Sailing at Fresh Pond for all levels ages 12 and up, Aug. 8 through 18, 9 a.m.-noon or 12:30-3:30 p.m., $225 per person. Register at the Parks and Recreation Department behind Town Hall.
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. * KidFest performances and workshops, Wednesdays in July and August. This week: cowboy masks and Western scenes workshop, 4 p.m. * "Buckaroo Bindlestiff's Wild West Jamboree," with lasso tricks, target bullwhip cracking, and knife throwing, for ages 3 to 12, 5 p.m. Workshops cost $10, $8 for members; performances cost $18 for adults, $14 kids, $16 and $12 members. * Aug. 10: "The National Marionette Theatre presents "Pinocchio," 5 p.m. Advance purchase recommended.
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. Mondays at Madoo, story time and free exploration of the Madoo Conservancy in Sagaponack for families, this Monday and every other Monday, 10 a.m., weather permitting. Play-a-Palooza, for children up to age 4 and a caregiver, Tuesdays, 10-10:45 a.m. Teen Zumba, Tuesdays, 4 p.m. Babies and books story time for babies up to 15 months, Wednesdays, 11 a.m. Minecraft club for tweens, Wednesdays, 7 p.m. * Drop-in spot for teens: The fortune-telling game Mash, through Sunday. Phone charger décor, Monday through Aug. 15. * Jellybean roulette for teens, today, 3:30 p.m. * Olympic games and medal ceremony for ages 4 and up, tomorrow, noon. * Movement and fitness with the Jump Bunch, Friday, Aug. 5, noon. Family Fun Day, with hot dogs, shave ice, music, and dancing, Aug. 6, noon-3 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. Barbie Bonanza for ages 3 and up, Fridays, 10:30 a.m. Board games for ages 3 and up, Sundays, 3:30 p.m. Lego Club for ages 5 and up, Tuesdays, 10:30 a.m. Play dough time for ages 3 and up, Wednesdays, 10:30 a.m.
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. Summer Play and Stay for parents and children up to age 5, Fridays, 11:30 a.m. * Harry Potter party to celebrate the release of the latest Potter book, Saturday, 3-4 p.m. Advance registration required.
230 Edgemere Street, Montauk. 631-668-1124
Girls volleyball, Wednesdays, 5-8 p.m. * The Hampton Ballet Theatre School and the Hampton Festival Orchestra present "Peter and the Wolf," today, 7 p.m., $15.
PARRISH ART MUSEUM
Montauk Highway, Water Mill. 631-283-2118, parrishart.org
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. Open studio for teens, first Saturday of the month, 10 a.m.-noon. Bilingual family gallery talk and art workshop, first Sunday of the month, 2 p.m. All free with museum admission.
POLLOCK-KRASNER HOUSE AND STUDY CENTER
830 Springs-Fireplace Road, Springs. 631-324-4929
Family tour and outdoor Jackson Pollock drip-painting workshop for kids 4 and up with Joyce Raimondo, Saturdays through Sept. 10, 10-11:30 a.m., $35 per person. (Children must be accompanied by a paying adult.) Reservations required at imaginearted.com, 917-502-0790.
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. * A controlled experiment with brine shrimp for kids 8 and up, tomorrow, p.m. * Seining and sieving family nature program, Saturday, 11 a.m. Advance registration required for all programs.
SOUTHAMPTON ARTS CENTER
25 Job's Lane, Southampton. 631-283-0967, southamptonartscenter.org
Bubble Trouble with Jeff the Bubble Guy, today, 4:30 p.m. * Mandala art on the steps, next Thursday, 4:30 p.m. * Animal visit with the Quogue Wildlife Refuge, next Thursday, 5:30 p.m. * The Puppet Company presents "Al E Gator and Friends," Friday, Aug. 5, 4:30 p.m. All programs are free.
Parson Place, Springs.
Story time, Saturdays, 10:30 a.m.
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.