The Retreat presented a film screening of “Donna: Stronger Than Pretty” at Guild Hall in East Hampton on Thursday, July 18. It was an awareness-building event for The Retreat, a domestic violence agency. The film features the true-life story of Donna Martino, as presented by her son, filmmaker Jaret Martino. Following the screening, a panel of domestic abuse survivors, moderated by author and survivor Leslie Morgan Steiner, answered questions and told their personal stories.
On Saturday, August 24 and Sunday, August 25, on the front lawn of the Hampton Bays Historical Society, the Town of Southampton is sponsoring the “Summertime Art and Antiques Fair.” Peruse the vendors and then stop in at the Lyzon Hat Shop Museum to view this season’s exhibits: “New York World’s Fairs Memorabilia from 1939 and 1963”, and “Feathered Hats” created by milliner, Walter King. The HB Historical Society is located at 116 West Montauk Highway in Hampton Bays.