This week: have some fun while making a difference! Everywhere you look there’s an event happening for a good cause. Concerts, balls and weeknight dinners are all making the world a better place, so go have a great time, and you’ll be the kindest person around.
Still want more to do? Visit our online events calendar at events.danspapers.com!
Monday, June 20
Strawberry Moon Night Hike at Quogue Wildlife Refuge
At 8 p.m. celebrate the summer solstice in the forest up to North Pond, where you’ll listen to nocturnal animals and do some night vision activities. Experience Mother Nature at her peak of liveliness. Reservations required. Quogue Wildlife Refuge, 3 Old Country Road, Quogue. Ages 10 and up. Call 631-653-4771 for more information.
Wednesday, June 22
2nd Annual Camp SoulGrow Fundraiser at The Palm
6 p.m. Make your way to The Palm at The Huntting Inn. For a $60 donation you can enjoy an open bar, complimentary dinner and silent auction. Donation will benefit Camp SoulGrow, a camp to help children build confidence and self esteem. Call 631-324-0411, or visit campsoulgrow.org to find out more.
Friday, June 24
Ziggy Marley at WHBPAC
At 8 p.m. on Friday, you won’t want to miss Reggae royalty Ziggy Marley as he takes the stage at WHBPAC this Friday. The 4-time Grammy winner and oldest son of music legend Bob Marley, Ziggy Marley and band will perform music with an island vibe. Westhampton Beach Performing Arts Center, 76 Main Street, Westhampton Beach. Call 631-288-1500 and visit whbpac.org for more information.
Saturday, June 25
The American Heart Association’s Annual Heart Hamptons Ball at Hayground School
From 6 p.m. to 11 p.m. The American Heart Association will host “An Evening under the Stars” on the grounds of Hayground School. This elegant event will include heart healthy food and local wines. There will be live music by Alex Donner, dancing, cocktail hour and a silent auction. This year, the Heart Ball will honor Dr. Frank Spencer. Tickets are $600. For event information call (631) 734-2804 or visit hamptonsheartball.heart.org. Hayground School is located at 151 Mitchell Lane, Bridgehampton.
Choral Society 70th Anniversary Concert
7 p.m. The Choral Society of the Hamptons is celebrating its 70th anniversary this week in Old Whalers Church with two works, one classic and the other brand new. The Society and orchestra will perform Beethoven’s Mass in C and the world premier of The Reluctant Moses by Victoria Bond. The concert will be followed by a wine and dessert reception during which the audience can meet the soloists, conductor and composer. Come out and support one of the finest traditions the Hamptons has to offer. Old Whalers Church, 44 Union Street, Sag Harbor. Call 631-204-9402 or visit choralsocietyofthamptons.org for ticket information.
Sunday, June 26
The Bridgehampton Museum’s 24th Annual Antique Show & Sale at Corwith House
From 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. head to Corwith House to browse the wares of 50 antique dealers. Admission is $5. The Corwith House is located at 2368 Montauk Highway, Bridgehampton. Visit bridgehamptonhistoricalsociety.org for more information.
Jazz for Jennings Brunch and Concert at The Watermill Center
At 12:30 p.m. head to the Watermill Center for an afternoon of jazz to benefit the Bridgehhampton Child Care & Recreational Center. Performing this year are Jon Faddis and Randy Brecker on trumpet, Cyrus Chestnut on piano, Carl Allen on drums, Dan Rose on guitar, Ada Rovatti on tenor sax, and others. Tickets are available at bhccrc.org.
The Sunday Series: An Afternoon of Flute and Piano Chamber Music at Christ Episcopal Church
At 3 p.m. head to the Christ Episcopal Church for an afternoon of music old and new, as performed by Allison Bourquin O’Reilly on flute and Dr. Daniel W. Koontz on piano. The concert will benefit the Pipe Organ Restoration Fund of Christ Episcopal Church in Sag Harbor. Featuring Sonata No. 5 in C major, HWV 356 by George Frideric Handel, Sonata in D Major, Op. 94 by Sergei Prokofiev and the world premiere of Sonatina by Daniel W. Koontz. Tickets can be purchased at the door, online at allisonbourquin.com or at Canio’s Books. Christ Episcopal Church is located at 290 Main Street in Sag Harbor.
Eileen’s Angels Art & Tree Auction
At 6 p.m. there will be a fundraiser auction to benefit the Springs Seedlings & Project MOST Out of School. The Golden shovel award will be given to Edwina von Gal and Michael Derrig. The benefit will take place in The Secret Garden at Landscape Details, 1796 Bridgehampton-Sag Harbor Turnpike, Sag Harbor. visit projectmost.com for more information.