The James Beard Foundation, the country’s preeminent culinary organization, hosted its annual “Chefs & Champagne” benefit at Wölffer Estate Vineyard in Sagaponack on Saturday, July 28. Padma Lakshmi, host and executive producer of Bravo’s Emmy award–winning “Top Chef,” was guest of honor.
Join Lisa Farbar for “Abs Plus,” a core workout at the Amagansett Free Library. The class helps participants get strong, balanced, and flexible and is $20. It takes place from 10 to 11 AM in the community room, and attendees are asked to bring their own mat.