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.
L&W Market in Bridgehampton is holding a coat drive. Through December 31, L&W Market will be collecting lightly used or new coats, which will be donated to those in need on the East End through the local organization Maureen’s Haven. As a thank you for donating, L&W will offer a free cup of coffee to those donating coats.