“Painting is what makes life worthwhile,”
Cornelia Foss was on hand to help install her retrospective at Guild Hall on Oct. 22. Jennifer Landes
Cornelia Foss’s “In the Studio,” from 1982, is the earliest painting in the show at Guild Hall. Barbara Jo Howard
Cornelia Foss’s “Oyster Shell” was painted in her studio three years before her husband died in 2009, but has the same somber tone of her recent works. Barbara Jo Howard Photos
A portrait of her husband, Lukas Foss, was painted the same year.

The play was adapted for the stage by John Steinbeck from his novel of the same title in 1937
Preston Truman Boyd and Terry Brockbank Samantha Young
John Steinbeck’s writing retreat on his property in Sag HarborKathryn Szoka

At the Southampton Cultural Center

Ethan Hawke, who is known as an actor, director, and writer, is also a musician and will play with G.E. Smith on Saturday.

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An organ crawl is something like a pub crawl
Those looking for a crawl that’s easy on the liver can tour and listen to several organs in Bridgehampton this weekend. Durell Godfrey

One item remained on his bucket list
Pat DeRosa William DeRosa

J.B. Priestley chose to set his work on the night the Titanic sank
Edward A. Brennan, Daren Kelly, and Amanda Griemsmann Tom Kochie
Daren Kelly, Amanda Griemsmann, Anthony Famulari, Susan Galardi, and Spencer Scott Tom Kochie
Anthony Famulari, Amanda Griemsmann, and Edward A. Brennan Tom Kochie

At The Old Whalers Church
Walter Klauss Durell Godfrey