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  • eARThHAMPTONS 2017 Opening Reception<br/><span style='font-style:italic'>Submitted by eARThHAMPTONS, Springs - East Hampton, Apr 24</span>
  • RossSchool sixth-graders organized multiple fundraisersthroughout March to collect donations for the Bridgehampton Food Pantry. Recently they visited the pantry to help stock the shelves with the goods they collected.<br/><span style='font-style:italic'>Submitted Apr 17</span>
  • The students at the Eleanor Whitmore Early Childhood Center culminated a week of multicultural studies, including age-appropriate learning about the geography, language, arts, and literature of different countries, with a Multicultural Day on Friday. The day included group presentations, a parade, and a lunch of different cuisines. Children learned about China, Poland, Colombia, Mexico, Puerto Rico, Canada, and the United States.<br/><span style='font-style:italic'>Submitted Apr 11</span>
  • The students at the Eleanor Whitmore Early Childhood Center culminated a week of multicultural studies, including age-appropriate learning about the geography, language, arts, and literature of different countries, with a Multicultural Day on Friday. The day included group presentations, a parade, and a lunch of different cuisines. Children learned about China, Poland, Colombia, Mexico, Puerto Rico, Canada, and the United States.<br/><span style='font-style:italic'>Submitted Apr 11</span>
  • The students at the Eleanor Whitmore Early Childhood Center culminated a week of multicultural studies, including age-appropriate learning about the geography, language, arts, and literature of different countries, with a Multicultural Day on Friday. The day included group presentations, a parade, and a lunch of different cuisines. Children learned about China, Poland, Colombia, Mexico, Puerto Rico, Canada, and the United States.<br/><span style='font-style:italic'>Submitted Apr 11</span>
  • The grounds of the Animal Rescue Fund of the Hamptons was the setting for an Easter egg hunt on Sunday morning.  Kieran and Conor Bishop found the golden egg. KYRIL BROMLEY<br/><span style='font-style:italic'>Submitted Apr 11</span>
  • The grounds of the Animal Rescue Fund of the Hamptons was the setting for an Easter egg hunt on Sunday morning. KYRIL BROMLEY<br/><span style='font-style:italic'>Submitted Apr 11</span>
  • The grounds of the Animal Rescue Fund of the Hamptons was the setting for an Easter egg hunt on Sunday morning. KYRIL BROMLEY<br/><span style='font-style:italic'>Submitted Apr 11</span>
  • The grounds of the Animal Rescue Fund of the Hamptons was the setting for an Easter egg hunt on Sunday morning. KYRIL BROMLEY<br/><span style='font-style:italic'>Submitted Apr 11</span>
  • The grounds of the Animal Rescue Fund of the Hamptons was the setting for an Easter egg hunt on Sunday morning. KYRIL BROMLEY<br/><span style='font-style:italic'>Submitted Apr 11</span>
  • The grounds of the Animal Rescue Fund of the Hamptons was the setting for an Easter egg hunt on Sunday morning. KYRIL BROMLEY<br/><span style='font-style:italic'>Submitted Apr 11</span>
  • Local participants in the Special Olympics were the guests at a recent East Hampton Kiwanis Club meeting. The East Hampton Kiwanis sponsors the athletes, among other charitiable efforts. New members are always welcome.<br/><span style='font-style:italic'>Submitted Apr 7</span>
  • Ross Lower School students enjoyed an energetic exploration of nutrition on Friday, when Jasmine Eileen Coles visited to present The Tale of Chef Kale. In this interactive and informative show, Ms. Coles portrayed a magical little girl named Chef Kale, with hair made of kale, who teaches children about the value of nutritional eating.<br/><span style='font-style:italic'>Submitted Apr 3</span>
  • Joanne Schaefer of East Hampton was presented with the Silver Beaver Award by the Suffolk County Council, Boy Scouts of America, on March 23 at the Stonebridge Country Club in Smithtown for her impact on the lives of youth. Introduced in 1931, the Silver Beaver Award is a council-level distinguished service award of the BSA. Ms. Schaefer is an assistance Scoutmaster of Boy Scout Troop 298, based in East Hampton. With her at the ceremony are, left, to right, Don Ghee, Stephen Kesner, Ms. Schaefer, Russell Schaefer, Ryan DiBernardo and Andrew Calev.<br/><span style='font-style:italic'>Submitted Mar 28</span>
  • Doug Kuntz, right, was a guest author at the Eleanor Whitmore Early Childhood Center in East Hampton on March 24 to kick off a 20th anniversary reading series. Gathered after the reading for prekindergarteners were, from left, Arlene Pizzo Notel, EWECC program director; Rich Burns, East Hampton School District superintendent; Maureen Wikane, EWECC director; and East Hampton Town Councilman Peter Van Scoyoc.<br/><span style='font-style:italic'>Submitted Mar 28</span>
  • Tom Clavin discussed and signed copies of his latest book, “Dodge City,” at Bookhampton in East Hampton on Saturday afternoon. KYRIL BROMLEY<br/><span style='font-style:italic'>Submitted Mar 27</span>
  • East Hampton’s Middle School held its annual Mad Heart Ball on March 13. KYRIL BROMLEY<br/><span style='font-style:italic'>Submitted Mar 20</span>
  • East Hampton’s Middle School held its annual Mad Heart Ball on March 13. KYRIL BROMLEY<br/><span style='font-style:italic'>Submitted Mar 20</span>
  • East Hampton’s Middle School held its annual Mad Heart Ball on March 13. KYRIL BROMLEY<br/><span style='font-style:italic'>Submitted Mar 20</span>
  • East Hampton’s Middle School held its annual Mad Heart Ball on March 13. KYRIL BROMLEY<br/><span style='font-style:italic'>Submitted Mar 20</span>
  • Jonathan Leon, Edwin Gutama and Kevin Leon turned out for Taco Night, a fundraiser for the Class of 2020,  at East Hampton High School on Thursday. KYRIL BROMLEY<br/><span style='font-style:italic'>Submitted Mar 20</span>
  • On a recent Saturday evening, Chabad of East Hampton held "A Magical Purim Celebration" at Chabad House on Woods Lane. As is traditional for Purim, everyone dressed up in silly costumes and had fun and laughs. The guests made plenty of noise for the name "Haman" as Rabbi Leibel Baumgarten read/chanted The Megillah (The Book of Esther) with his son, Rabbi Aizik Baumgarten. RICHARD LEWIN<br/><span style='font-style:italic'>Submitted Mar 16</span>
  • Venerable Tenzin Yignyen, a Buddhist monk and visiting professor at Hobart and William Smith Colleges, returned to Ross School this week to share his message of compassion with students from both campuses.<br/><span style='font-style:italic'>Submitted Mar 13</span>
  • At a recent East Hampton Lions Club Vice President Dennis Fabiszak, left, presented a $2,000 donation to the East Hampton Food Pantry, accepted by pantry volunteers Russell Calemmo, Carole Brennan and Rob Aldrich, right. RICHARD LEWIN<br/><span style='font-style:italic'>Submitted Mar 13</span>
  • The Buckskill Winter Club hosted the annual Katy’s Courage Skate-a-thon, benefitting Katy’s Courage, a not-for-profit organization dedicated to support for families and children and pediatric cancer research. The event included a figure skating exhibition, a bake sale, and the skate-a-thon. Volunteering at the bake sale and raffle table are, left to right,  Volunteers selling sweets and raffle tickets: Jaclyn Mazzarella, Payton Yardley, Sheila Mackey and Harriet DeGroot. KYRIL BROMLEY PHOTOS<br/><span style='font-style:italic'>Submitted Mar 7</span>
  • The Buckskill Winter Club hosted the annual Katy’s Courage Skate-a-thon, benefitting Katy’s Courage, a not-for-profit organization dedicated to support for families and children and pediatric cancer research. The event included a figure skating exhibition, a bake sale, and the skate-a-thon. Volunteering at the bake sale and raffle table are, left to right,  Volunteers selling sweets and raffle tickets: Jaclyn Mazzarella, Payton Yardley, Sheila Mackey and Harriet DeGroot. KYRIL BROMLEY PHOTOS<br/><span style='font-style:italic'>Submitted Mar 7</span>
  • The Buckskill Winter Club hosted the annual Katy’s Courage Skate-a-thon, benefitting Katy’s Courage, a not-for-profit organization dedicated to support for families and children and pediatric cancer research. The event included a figure skating exhibition, a bake sale, and the skate-a-thon. Volunteering at the bake sale and raffle table are, left to right,  Volunteers selling sweets and raffle tickets: Jaclyn Mazzarella, Payton Yardley, Sheila Mackey and Harriet DeGroot. KYRIL BROMLEY PHOTOS<br/><span style='font-style:italic'>Submitted Mar 7</span>
  • Ross School eighth-graders recently visited Manhattan's Islamic Cultural Center. They also visited the Cathedral of St. John the Divine the same day.<br/><span style='font-style:italic'>Submitted Mar 6</span>
  • Devon Yacht Club Commodore Lucy Sachs and Past Commodore John Hossenlopp, right presented the recently published book celebrating 100 Years of Devon Yacht Club to East Hampton Library Director Dennis Fabiszak for the library's collections. Copies were also presented to the East Hampton Historical Society, Amagansett Free Library and the Amagansett Historical Association. RICHARD LEWIN<br/><span style='font-style:italic'>Submitted Mar 6</span>
  • While celebrating the 100th day of school last week, prekindergartners and their teachers at the Eleanor Whitmore Early Childhood Center in East Hampton had a bit of fun, dressing as if they were 100 years old and spent the day doing activities that helped them learn about sorting, shapes, sizes, and other math concepts.<br/><span style='font-style:italic'>Submitted Mar 1</span>