Enrich your children’s lives and have some fun at these East End kids events and activities this week, March 23–27, 2018.
NOTHIN’ BUT NET
3 on 3 Basketball Tournament
When: March 23, 6–10 p.m.
Where: Southampton Youth Services, 1370A Majors Path, Southampton
What: This event is open to all students in grades 5–12. Prizes will be awarded to the winning teams in the middle and high school brackets. Register at the door 6–6:45 p.m. Tournament begins at 7 p.m. $30 per team.
Contact: 631-702-2425, southamptontownny.gov
Romeo and Juliet
When: March 23, 24, 25, 7 p.m.
Where: Guild Hall’s John Drew Theater, 158 Main Street, East Hampton
What: This edgy and contemporary interpretation features a cast of 21 actors ranging from young high school students to veteran Actor’s Equity professionals, all coming together on a stage back-lit by trippy projections and drenched in the post-punk score, to re-tell a story that we think we know so well. May not be suitable for younger audiences or people with epilepsy. Tickets $25, students $10.
Contact: 631-324-0806, guildhall.org
LET’S GET CREATIVE
Open Studio for Families
When: March 24, 11 a.m.–1 p.m.
Where: Parrish Art Museum, 279 Montauk Highway, Water Mill
What: Take a tour of the galleries and create art through hands-on activities. Each month features different art materials and techniques inspired by the works on view. All children must be accompanied by an adult. Free with museum admission.
Contact: 631-283-2118, parrishart.org
GIRLS WILL BE BOYS
When: March 25, 1 p.m.
Where: Southampton Arts Center, 25 Jobs Lane, Southampton
What: Presented with Hamptons International Film Festival, The Breadwinner tells the story of Parvana, an 11-year-old girl growing up under the Taliban in Afghanistan. When her father is wrongfully arrested, Parvana disguises herself as a boy and ultimately risks her life to discover if he is still alive. PG-13. Free.
Contact: 631-283-0967, southamptonartscenter.org
TALES FOR CHICOS Y CHICAS
Bilingual Story Time
When: March 27, 10:15–11 a.m.
Where: John Jermain Memorial Library, 201 Main Street, Sag Harbor
What: Join in the fun of this unique and educational storytime where children and caregivers can enjoy stories read aloud in both English and Spanish while learning conversational words and phrases in both languages. Birth to 5 Years. Free.
Contact: 631-725-0049, johnjermain.org