Education

Craig Macnaughton


Local Education Notes
A hands-on workshop about the life of butterflies will be held on Saturday at 10:30 a.m. for families with children over 10 at the South Fork Natural History Museum in Bridgehampton. Durell Godfrey

Students push eateries to forgo insidious plastic
Sarah Betuel, left, and Maya Guzman, East Hampton Middle School students, are spearheading an environmental initiative launched by the Surfrider Foundation in which they plan to appeal to East Hampton restaurants and bars to go straw-free for the summer. Judy D’Mello

The I-Tri program is training 140 middle school girls to compete in the Hamptons Youth Triathlon in July. Some of them will take part in a swim-a-thon on Saturday. Durell Godfrey


A program for kids 8 and older at the South Fork Natural History Museum on Saturday will explore the evolution of avian flight. Durell Godfrey

New faces on East Hampton, Sag Harbor, and Sagaponack Boards
Voters in the Sag Harbor School District approved a $41.9 million budget on Tuesday. David E. Rattray

Durell Godfrey