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  • Ruth Constance Garraway, who lived in Springs and East Hampton for about 40 years, died on Nov. 4 at the Rutland Healthcare and Rehab Center in Rutland, Vt., where she had moved two years ago. Her daughter Tammy Brown lives in Rutland. Mrs. Garraway was 94.

  • AMAGANSETT
    R. and M. Gohn Trusts to G. Cass and K. Kolesa, 1844 Montauk Hwy, .19 acre, Sept. 19, $955,000.
    H. Rocker to A. McGee and C. Pieroni, 7 Leeton Road, .17 acre, Sept. 15, $1,400,000.
    E. Whalen to 158 Meeting House Lane, 158 Meeting House Lane, .9 acre, Aug. 28, $3,500,000.
    A. Edwards Kelsey to Farrell Holding Co., 112 Miankoma Lane, .48 acre, Sept. 5, $2,350,000.

    BRIDGEHAMPTON
    M. and J. Hanrahan and McElroy to P. Skidmore, 2288 Main Street, Unit 3, Sept. 10, $550,000.

  • The Dock bar and restaurant in Montauk will celebrate its seasonal closing with a road race Sunday from the Montauk Post Office to the Dock, a distance of some 3.4 miles.

    In announcing the event, George Watson, who used to oversee road, cycling, and rowing races annually, said Montauk’s senior citizens nutrition center would benefit from the competitors’ $20 donations, yielding them free T-shirts and beer. The starting time, he said, will be 11:30 a.m.

  • Saturday, November 15
    BOYS SOCCER, New York State Class A semifinal, Jamesville-DeWitt vs. East Hampton, Middletown High School turf field, 8:30 a.m.
    CROSS-COUNTRY, state Federation meet, Bowdoin Park, Wappingers Falls, 1 p.m.

    Sunday, November 16
    BOYS SOCCER, New York State Class A final, Byram Hills-Greece Athena winner vs. East Hampton-Jamesville DeWitt winner, Middletown High School grass field, 10:30 a.m.
    RUNNING, Dock race from Montauk Post Office to the Dock bar and restaurant, 11:30 a.m.

  • Veterans were honored on Tuesday, Veterans Day, with several parades and ceremonies throughout town.
  • The John Drew Theater Lab will stage the premiere of “Wild Horses,” an original theater piece written by Andrea Goldman, with music by Dani Campos, Tuesday at 7:30 p.m. The free program is a project of the Box Collective, a New York City-based company of artists who develop and present interdisciplinary live performances.

  • The Southampton Cultural Center’s Rising Stars Piano Series will present a concert by Jiayan Sun, a Pianofest artist, on Saturday at 7 p.m. Mr. Sun has won prizes at piano competitions in Toronto, Beijing, Cleveland, and Leeds, England. He will perform Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach’s Sonata No. 1 and Frederic Chopin’s 24 Preludes Op. 28.

    Admission is $15, free for students under 21.v

  • The Southampton Cultural Center’s Rising Stars Piano Series will present a concert by Jiayan Sun, a Pianofest artist, on Saturday at 7 p.m. Mr. Sun has won prizes at piano competitions in Toronto, Beijing, Cleveland, and Leeds, England. He will perform Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach’s Sonata No. 1 and Frederic Chopin’s 24 Preludes Op. 28.

    Admission is $15, free for students under 21.v

  • El Colegio del Cuerpo, a performance and dance group from Colombia currently in residence at the Watermill Center, is offering a free workshop there for all ages on Saturday at 11 a.m. Participants will be taken through a movement class and will learn excerpts from the company’s repertoire. A walking tour of the center’s grounds, building, and collection will follow the workshop, and the group will hold an open rehearsal at 3 p.m.

  • Gesture Jam, a theatrical figure-drawing class led by Andrea Cote, an artist and educator who lives in Flanders, will take place at the Parrish Art Museum in Water Mill tomorrow at 6 p.m. Rather than a traditional life-drawing class, Gesture Jam has models posed dramatically in various scenarios.

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  • Hailing the Solstice
    All have been invited to a winter solstice celebration at the Unitarian Universalist Congregation of the South Fork meetinghouse on the Bridgehampton-Sag Harbor Turnpike Saturday at 7 p.m. The gathering will begin with a potluck supper, and those planning to share have been asked to prepare a dish with a generous six portions. A candlelight ceremony will follow, with drumming, dancing, and music.

    A suggested donation of $10 for each adult will go to local food pantries and also benefit the meetinghouse.

  • "Paintings of Hope," an exhibition of work by Haim Mizrahi, an East Hampton artist, will open at Vered Gallery in East Hampton on Saturday at 6 p.m. The evening will include a candle lighting and songs with Chabad of East Hampton in celebration of the fifth night of Hanukkah.

  • A holiday concert at Ashawagh Hall Thursday evening will feature Caroline Doctorow performing with Russ Seeger, and the Job Potter and Friends band, with musicians to include Gerry Giliberti, Sarah Greene, and Randy Parsons.

    In store are folk, blues, and country music, including original songs, as well as holiday classics. The show begins at 7:30 p.m. Admission is free.

  • There's one more chance before the holiday season to give the gift of a blood donation.

  • The East Hampton Historical Society has decked its halls, well, its lovingly maintained old structures, for two events this weekend.

  • With Hanukkah just days away and Christmas in just two weeks, this weekend offers plenty of opportunities to celebrate, shop, join others in song, or revel in those distinctly December aromas of gingerbread and hot cider. There are gift shows galore, several production of "The Nutcracker" and its variations, and even a "Frozen" show at the Southampton Arts Center for all the Anna and Elsa fans out there. Use this as a guide to make your list (and check it twice) of happenings through Dec. 14. 

    SUNDAY, DECEMBER 14

  • Carmen Adriana, an East Hampton stylist, will be the guest host at a shopping event at the East Hampton Theory store on Saturday.

    In an email announcing the event, Ms. Adriana said that “Theory is always on my short list when I begin building a wardrobe for someone” and that when the store asked her to host the event she “calmly said yes and then did the happy dance.”

    She will offer her styling expertise at the store, which is at 46 Newtown Lane, from 2 to 6 p.m.

  • Santa Claus' schedule is jam packed this weekend. He'll make appearances at the parade in his honor in East Hampton, and then later he will arrive by fire truck on Long Wharf in Sag Harbor. Find out where else the jolly old fellow will pop up Dec. 4 through Dec. 7, along with many other holiday events happening from Southampton to Montauk this weekend.

    FRIDAY, DECEMBER 5 

    WINDMILL LIGHT-UP: Refreshments, holiday treats, music, and crafts for kids, Stony Brook Southampton, 5-7 p.m.

  • There will be no shortage of holiday festivities in East Hampton Village this weekend, providing the weather cooperates, but rain, shine, or snow, the Eleanor Whitmore Early Childhood Center will ring in the season with cocktails, dancing, and live music at a fund-raiser on Sunday evening at the Palm.

  • With Thanksgiving behind us, the Christmas lights are going up and holiday markets abound. Take a look at what's coming up this weekend from Southampton to Montauk:

    FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 28

    ADOPT-A-FAMILY: Collection, presents and gift cards for clients of the Retreat, victims of domestic abuse. Call help line, 329-4398, for details.