Iwould like to start off with a big thank you to everyone who helped make the seventh annual Love & Passion art show a success, once again.
And now some news about a few area students that are doing well in their college studies. Kailey Fitzgerald, a member of the Class of 2012 and who is majoring in communications/radio/television/film, has been named to the Marist College dean’s list for the fall 2011 semester.
Sarah E. Lawrence was named to St. Lawrence University dean’s list.
Lastly, Christian Pineda was named to the University at Albany’s fall 2011 dean’s list for outstanding academic achievement.
Tonight, Wednesday, at 5 p.m., please join the East Hampton Library in support of the children’s addition at the public hearing with the East Hampton Village Design and Review Board. The hearing will be held in the Village Emergency Services Building, located on Cedar Street.
Here is a quick peek at some of the workshops the library has to offer. For adults, there is a Poetry Workshop on Mondays at 5:30 p.m., ESL on Wednesdays at 5:30 p.m., Monthly Book Club on the last Saturday every month at 10:30 a.m., and the Mystery Book Club that meets every second Wednesday of the month at 6 p.m.
For children, there is Sunday Story Time at 1:30 p.m., Twinkle Twinkle Little Toes on Mondays at 11:30 a.m., Nursery Rhyme Time on most Tuesdays at 10:30 a.m., Parent Toddler Workshop on Wednesdays at 10 a.m., and Pajama Storytime on Wednesdays at 6 p.m.
For more information on all library progams, visit easthamptonlibrary.org.
On Saturday at 4 p.m., the BookHampton Winter Lecture Series will feature Doron Weber’s “Immortal Bird,” a deeply affecting memoir about the loss of a child and the discovery of one’s self. BookHampton is located at 41 Main Street. The event is free.
The Osborne-Jackson House is open Tuesdays through Saturdays, year-round. In this East Hampton Historical Society museum are displays of furniture and household items from the mid-18th century.
Rare examples of textiles, pottery, and furniture document trends in home furnishings from the period immediately following the Revolutionary War. “At Home: Furniture by the Dominy Family, 1780-1840” is on view. There is no admission charge, but donations are always welcomed. The location is 101 Main Street. For more information and events organized by the EHHS visit www.easthamptonhistory.org.
Every Wednesday at The Palm, from 7 to 9 p.m., there will be live music in the bar.
On alternating Saturdays at the East Hampton Bowl is Karaoke Night at 9 p.m. It alternates with Reggae Nights at 10 p.m.
Please send me any birth announcements, anniversaries, or anything that you would like to get the word out on. I will put it in my column.