Education

    Christopher Merkert is no stranger to innovation.
    Mr. Merkert, who heads the East Hampton Middle School’s science department, will take part in Google’s Teacher Academy in New York City...

In Springs, 49 percent of students speak Spanish

    With a new school year under way, the Child Development Center of the Hamptons has appointed a new leader. Patricia A. Loewe, who has more than 20 years of combined classroom and administrative experience, replaces Maria A....

    The Ross School will start this year’s Adult Learning @ Ross program on Wednesday. Residents can enroll in a variety of courses — painting and drawing, bridge, ceramics, creative writing, sewing, jewelry design,...

    Gallery Valentine, a contemporary art gallery with space in East Hampton and Bridgehampton, will have a silent auction Saturday for Project Rousseau at its East Hampton location at 63 Main Street.

Pony Up
    This year’s Kids Day at the Hampton Classic Horse Show in Bridgehampton will be on Saturday. From 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., activities will include circus acts by the Bellini Family Circus and Friends,...

    The coming of Labor Day also means the coming of a new school year, and in East Hampton Town, classes at most schools begin next week.

    With school about to start on Sept. 5, and just days to go before a fund-raising deadline, seventh and eighth grade student-athletes at the Springs School and their parents are breathing easier. The Springs Athletic Booster...

Stories and Song
    Jack’s Waterfall will offer a mix of songs and storytelling during a family concert on Saturday at Miss Amelia’s Cottage in Amagansett.

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