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  •    D.J. Mister Lama will return to the Parrish Art Museum for its Sounds of Summer series tomorrow at 6 p.m.

  •    Bay Street Theatre’s Comedy Club will feature Kenny Garcia, Vic Henley, Chris Clarke, Mark Riccadonna, and Marina Franklin, all rising stars on Monday, as part of the All Star Comedy Showcase.

  •     “Millions know their voices, but no one knows their names” is the tagline for “Twenty Feet From Stardom,” a new documentary to be shown as part of the Hamptons International Film Festival’s SummerDocs series on Saturday.

  •     “It is most unusual that we have gone through May and at this writing on June 1 there was very little rainfall. Agriculturally it is dry, but I am sure, as long-term records show, rainfall will be here soon.” So wrote Richard G. Hendrickson, the United States Cooperative weather observer in Bridgehampton, in his monthly report for May.

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  •     The East Hampton Day Care Learning Center’s board of directors has two new chairwomen, Cornelia Randolph and Linda Calder. They are replacing Fred Doss and Diane Saatchi, who led the board for more than five years.

  • Faces in Printmaking

        A printmaking workshop at the East Hampton Library tomorrow will introduce kids 4 and older to this creative technique. Participants will look at faces in prints by famous artists and then print their own faces and shapes using techniques designed for their age group. The class runs from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. Advance registration is required. Children must be accompanied by an adult.


    Scientists and Scavengers

  •     Peter Charles Durst, a Maidstone Park resident and a founding member of the Maidstoners, a local softball team, died on May 25 at Calvary Hospital in the Bronx after a yearlong battle with lung cancer. He was 59.
        Mr. Durst had followed in both his father’s and his brother’s footsteps, becoming an ironworker. As a member of Local Union 580, he had worked on many of New York’s iconic buildings, including the World Trade Center.

  •     Dr. Ralph H. Brancaccio, a retired radiologist who lived on Bayview Terrace in the Southampton Shores section of North Sea, died on May 25 at home. He was 96.
        Dr. Brancaccio had been in solo practice for more than 40 years, after receiving degrees from Columbia University and the Long Island College of Medicine. He was a member of the Bay Ridge Medical Society, the Brooklyn Radiological Society, and the American College of Radiology peer review board. During his career, he was awarded a fellowship from the American College of Radiology.

  •     In recent years Howard Dickinson of Water Mill and his wife, Sharon Lingwood Dickinson, traveled from Maine to Florida for Mini Cooper events. Her purchase of one of the sporty little cars in 2007 had turned him into an enthusiast.
        The couple also organized their own rallies, including a scavenger hunt, Minis Hunt the Hamptons. They put together one called Hamptons Drive Out Hunger to benefit the Southampton Food Pantry.

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