Daily Grind

Halloween is only about a week away, and that means pumpkin carvers are hard at work for the annual carving contest put on by the Bridgehampton Lions Club. It begins at 5 p.m. on Oct. 30 at the Bridgehampton Community House.
“A Rover’s Eye View of the Ancient Surface of Mars” is the title of a free lecture to be given by Joel Hurowitz, a deputy principal investigator for the National Aeronautics and Space Administration’s Mars 2020 mission, Thursday at Guild Hall.
Tricks and treats aren't just for kids, at least not when the Animal Rescue Fund of the Hamptons is involved. On Sunday from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., ARF will hold its annual Halloween Pawty — yes, you read that right — for adults, kids, and, of course, pets.
East Hampton’s first fall festival is set for Saturday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. in Herrick Park.
The next children’s bereavement group, which will meet for seven weeks at East End Hospice’s Good Grief Family Bereavement Center in Westhampton Beach, starts on Tuesday.
Looking ahead, Mandala Yoga Center for the Healing Arts and Sports Therapy and Sandra Geehring Foster of SGF Acupuncture will host Ou Wen Wei, a qigong grandmaster, on Oct. 28 and 29.
SouthamptonFest, a series of family-friendly activities, will mark fall in Southampton Village this weekend.
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