Charity news and happenings across the East End

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Girls Night Out

Gurney’s Resort in Montauk presents “Girls Night Out” to benefit the Coalition for Women’s Cancers at Stony Brook Southampton Hospital and Lucia’s Angels on Friday, November 15, from 7 to 10 PM. Women across the East End will gather to enjoy an evening of wine and cocktails, raffles, spa pampering, dancing, hors d’oeuvres, and more. Hampton Jitney will provide transportation from Hampton Bays, Southampton, Bridgehampton, and East Hampton. Gurney’s will also be offering special room rates. Tickets are $50 in advance and $60 at the door. For tickets, visit www.girlsnightout2019.splashthat.com.

House & Garden Tour

The East Hampton Historical Society will host its 2019 House & Garden Tour, showcasing some of the finest examples of historical and modern architecture in the Hamptons. This year’s tour — consisting of five unique houses — is scheduled for Saturday, November 30, from 1 to 4:30 PM. A kick-off cocktail party on the evening of Friday, November 29, welcomes in this year’s highly anticipated house tour. This annual event, now in its 35th year, will be held at the historical Maidstone Club, ringing in the East End holiday season in style.  For tickets, visit www.easthamptonhistory.org/events.

East End Women’s Network

The East End Women’s Network is hosting its annual holiday dinner gala and auction. Held at Stonewalls Restaurant in Riverhead, guests will have a delicious three-course meal, mingle with other fun women, and join in on the huge auction, which helps to raise money for a scholarship fund for young women on the East End of Long Island seeking a secondary education. The event will be held Wednesday, December 4, from 5:30 to 8 PM. The cost is $45 for members and $50 for non-members. www.eewn.org.

Maureen’s Haven

Maureen’s Haven Homeless Outreach will host its second annual winter benefit at Seasons of Southampton on Saturday, December 7, at 6 PM. There will be small bites, wine or beer, dancing, and auction items. Tickets are $50 per person. Visit www.2019winterbenefit.bpt.me.

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