Enrich your children’s lives and have fun at these East End kids events and activities this week, May 12–16, 2018.
ONE BIG COMMUNITREE
Every Tree for Itself, or Not
When: May 12, 10:30 a.m.
Where: South Fork Natural History Museum, Bridgehampton
What: Test your luck as a tree and see if you can collect enough nutrients to survive each year in the “How to Be a Healthy Tree” game led by Xylia Serafy, SoFo Environmental Educator.
Contact: 631-537-9735, sofo.org
LITTLE LADIES AND GENTS
Mimi’s Manners for Children
When: May 12, noon
Where: Quogue Library, 90 Quogue Street, Quogue
What: In this special program, children will practice social etiquette and proper dining skills with Debra Kirkham, a certified Mimi’s Manners instructor, while dining on courses provided by local farm-to-table restaurant, Hamptons Farms. Free, but registration required. Grades K–6.
Contact: 631-653-4224, quoguelibrary.org
Our Town: Sag Harbor In Focus
When: May 12, 5:30 p.m.
Where: Sag Harbor Whaling & Historical Museum, 200 Main Street, Sag Harbor
What: This opening reception is a celebration of Sag Harbor and a reflection on living on the East End as experienced by Pierson High School students. Awards are given out for the best photographs in 10 categories, judged by photographer Michael Heller and Theo Gray, film teacher at the Ross School. The exhibition runs until May 20.
Contact: 631-725-0770, sagharborwhalingmuseum.org
POP THEM ALL
Bubbles & Books Storytime
When: May 14, 11:30 a.m.
Where: East Hampton Library. 159 Main Street, East Hampton
What: Parents can bring their pre-schoolers to the Baldwin Family Lecture Room for stories, songs, movement and bubble fun. Free, but registration required.
Contact: 631-725-3535, easthamptonlibrary.org
DON’T STEP ON THEM
Legos, Blocks and More
When: May 16, 3:45–4:45 p.m.
Where: John Jermain Memorial Library, 201 Main Street, Sag Harbor
What: Kids are invited to dig into the libraries selection of assorted, creative building blocks, including Legos. Contact: 631-725-0049, johnjermain.org