On the evening of Wednesday, September 12, in the Community Room at the Amagansett Free Library, Tom Edmonds, executive director of the Southampton History Museum, gave an historical overview of “Jewish Immigration to Long Island.” Amagansett Free Library librarian Jackie Marks made the introductory remarks. Edmonds’s lively presentation covered the variety of forces that drove Jews towards the East End.
East End Arts is currently accepting artists, artisans, craft vendors, and street painting artists for the 23rd annual Community Mosaic Street Painting Festival in Riverhead on May 26. Those interested in participating can register by May 17. For more information, visit www.eastendarts.org.