Have a look at just some of the fun events happening in the Hamptons and on the North Fork this week. For more, visit Events.DansPapers.com.
Sinatra Summer Swing
When: June 23, 8 p.m.
Where: Suffolk Theater, 118 East Main Street, Riverhead
What: The dance floor is ready for your swingin’ feet, as the 19-piece New Millennium Big Band plays the songs of Frank Sinatra. The theater’s bar and restaurant will be open from 6:30 p.m.
“My Mother’s Kitchen” Peter Gethers Book Signing
When: June 24, 5 p.m.
Where: Sylvester & Co., 103 Main Street, Sag Harbor
What: Author Peter Gethers will sign his new book My Mother’s Kitchen: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner and the Meaning of Life. My Mother’s Kitchen tells the story of Gethers’s mother, food icon Judy Gethers, and follows Gethers as he embarks upon a culinary journey that will allow him to bring his mother’s loved ones to the same table one last time.
Food and Wine Fest of Italy
When: June 24, 5:30 p.m.
Where: Diliberto Winery, 250 Manor Lane, Jamesport
What: Diliberto Winery is celebrating the 10th anniversary of their tasting room opening. The evening will feature a buffet of Italian specialties from Lombardi’s Love Lane Market, an open bar with a selection of Diliberto Winery vintages, imported wines from Campania, Italy and more. International opera singer Jodi Keogan will perform, accompanied by music director David Harris.
East Hampton Trails Preservation Society: Barcelona Neck Hike
When: June 25, 10 a.m.
Where: Meet at Sag Harbor Golf Course Clubhouse, at the end of Barcelona Neck Road, Sag Harbor
What: Walk the flat, wooded terrain to see views from the Northwest Harbor and Northwest Creek, which is very much the same as it was at the time of Native American inhabitants. On the return, visit the former home site of Wickham Cuffee. Some beach walking is possible.
Panel: Innocence Project
When: June 25, 3 p.m.
Where: Guild Hall, 158 Main Street, East Hampton
What: Attend a panel discussion about The Innocents exhibition and The Innocence Project, a non-profit legal organization committed to exonerating wrongly convicted people through the use of DNA testing and to reforming the criminal justice system to prevent future injustice. Artist Taryn Simon will introduce Innocence Project Co-Directors Peter Neufeld and Barry Scheck, as well as people who have been exonerated. Reservations are required.