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  • Sunday marks the return of the venerable Poetry Marathon in Amagansett. This year’s series of readings starts at 5 p.m. that day with Joanne Pilgrim, an associate editor at The Star, reading from her verse, accompanied by Jan Grossman, a past fiction and poetry reviewer for the Rockefeller Foundation who has had poems published in American Arts Quarterly, among other journals.
  • Al Madrigal, who has been the “senior Latino correspondent” for “The Daily Show” since 2011, will bring his unique and fast-paced storytelling to Bay Street Theater in Sag Harbor on Monday at 8 p.m.
  • To hail the release of the summer/fall issue of The Southampton Review, the Public Radio International program “Selected Shorts” will hit the campus of Stony Brook Southampton on July 18.
  • A concert of contemporary roots music by Carolyn Doctorow, a folk singer, songwriter, and record producer, will happen on Wednesday at 7:30 p.m. at the Montauk Library.
  • The Parrish Art Museum in Water Mill will hold its Midsummer Party on Saturday. The festivities will begin with cocktails at 6:30, followed by dinner on the museum’s terrace at 7:30.
  • SoFo Celebrates the East End, a fund-raiser for the South Fork Natural History Museum in Bridgehampton, will take place Saturday from 6 to 9:30 p.m.
  • The fourth annual summer benefit for Gimme Shelter Animal Rescue will be held Saturday from 5 to 8 p.m. at the Southampton home of Ellen and Chuck Scarborough.
  • Ian Spencer Bell, a dancer, choreographer, and poet, will perform a short program of new works, including “Holler,” which premiered in March at the Poetry Foundation in Chicago, on Saturday at 6 p.m. at Ille Arts in Amagansett.
  • Bob Alper, an ordained rabbi who left the pulpit almost 30 years ago and has been performing as a stand-up comedian ever since, will perform at Temple Adas Israel in Sag Harbor today at 8 p.m.

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