In a show of girl power, more than 100 young ladies participated in the i-tri Mentoring Day at the East Hampton Middle School on Saturday. Enthusiasm was high as the girls participated in mentoring sessions with women well established in their business fields. The event was sponsored by i-tri, which is an eastern Long Island community based program with a mission to encourage young girls to become more self-confident, live healthy life styles, have positive body images and self-respect, and feel personally empowered.
WSHU essayist and author David Bouchier will be at the Rogers Memorial Library in Southampton on Thursday, September 19, at 1 PM for a talk titled “The Real South of France,” in which the author will recount experiences from his travels in the country. The library will host a birth year dinner party on September 19 at 5:30 PM. Participants are asked to research a popular recipe from the year they were born, prepare it, and bring it to the library to share. Reservations are required.