Villages

Luly Duke, left, with Eusebio Leal, the Havana city historian, at a ceremony in Havana last week marking the opening of the United States embassy there.

Lilia Melani, Judith Weis, Sandy Rapp, and Astrid Myers-Rosset of the East End Women’s Alliance sang a song about women’s rights that they know well from their years of activism. Britta Lokting

Steven Cohen will speak at Ross School next Thursday.


Disposable, yes, but rarely recycled


By Edwin Sherrill
It wasn’t even a year after the end of Prohibition when boxes of grain alcohol that had mysteriously appeared on a Promised Land beach caused a near frenzy of scavenging. East Hampton Star Archive

Members of the Sag Harbor Ladies Village Improvement Society — Gail Brown, Bethany Deyermond, Diane Lewis, and Amity Lucas, with her two kids, Hudson and Lana, and Sophia Deyermond in front — gathered on Long Wharf.

Liz Joyce and her Goat on a Boat Puppet Theatre will move to Bay Street Theater in September. Goat on a Boat Puppet Theatre