On Friday evening at Southampton Arts Center, the Hamptons Arts Network held its kick-off party and announced the start of THAW Fest (The Hamptons Arts Weekend Festival). SAC director of programs Amy Kirwin welcomed the guests, including East Hampton Town Supervisor Peter Van Scoyoc and Southampton Town Councilman Tommy John Schiavone, who presented HAN with town proclamations.
Katy’s Courage is hosting the eighth annual Katy’s Courage 5K on Saturday, April 21. Proceeds from this year’s event will be donated to local scholarships, as well as Katy’s Kids @ CMEE.
Participants may register online in advance at http://bit.ly/2F4Hjsp.
On race day, registration and check-in will take place from 7 to 8:15 AM and the run will begin promptly at 8:30 AM. Runners will start at 21 West Water Street in Sag Harbor.
Katy’s Courage is an organization honoring Katy Stewart, an inspirational 12-year-old girl who died from a rare form of pediatric liver cancer. The organization is dedicated to supporting education, children’s bereavement counseling, and pediatric cancer research.
For more information and sponsorship opportunities, visit www.katyscourage.org.