For the month of October the Rogers Mansion will be taken over by the spooky spirits of Halloween. Come explore our exhibits and learn about Southampton’s past, but be on the lookout for ghouls and ghosts of previous occupants. Was that a creaky old floorboard or the footsteps of Captain Albert Rogers getting ready to leave on a whaling trip? You will have to stop in to find out!
Rogers Mansion, 17 Meeting House Lane, SH
FEE: $5 adults and non-members, free for members and children
The Clubhouse in East Hampton presents live music with Chelsea Takami on Wednesday, October 17. www.ehitclubhouse.com
Speaker at ELIAS Dinner will Address Whale Stranding along the East Coast:
On Wednesday, October 17, 2018 at 6 pm ELIAS (Eastern Long Island Audubon Society) is welcoming Kimberly Durham at the Annual Dinner. The dinner will take place at Rock Hill Golf & Country Club in Manorville. The evening will include a cocktail hour, buffet dinner, raffles & Chinese auction. The cost is $50 per person. All are welcome.
Kimberly Durham, the speaker, will present: Marine Mammals & Sea Turtles of New York, Conservation, Awareness, Research, Education & Stewardship.
She will address the questions — why have sightings of humpback whales and dolphins increased around Long Island and what does the future holds for them and for the gray and harbor seals? You will also find out what endangered and threatened species of sea turtles can be found in our waters and the threats which they face. What are the everyday actions that could make significant differences for the future of Long Island’s marine ambassadors.
The Parrish Art Museum’s annual Midsummer Party was held in Water Mill on Saturday, July 14. Nearly 500 guests enjoyed dining and dancing, and had the opportunity to experience the museum’s current exhibitions including “Keith Sonnier: Until Today” and “The Permanent Collection: Five and Forward.” This year, the museum honored long-time supporter and Parrish trustee Chad Leat and artist Keith Sonnier.