Ashawagh Hall in East Hampton was converted into a kind of pop-up store on Saturday, February 9, as shoppers for Valentine’s Day gifts had the opportunity to buy locally made art and fine handmade craft items at one location. Jamie Lerner, jeweler and creator/producer of “Valentine Craftmarket” assembled a dozen vendors of ceramics, jewelry, knits, food, and more. Special honoree was the late Springs photographer Ken Robbins. Also setting up shop were: Nuna Knits, Fiber Works, Pine Baron Leather Goods, BC Designs Jewelry, Lulu Knits, Hamptons Handpoured Candles, Modern Primal Soaps, Eve Behar Ceramics, Vienna Cookie Company, and Dafni Greek Gourmet.
The Westhampton Free Library will continue its Dessert and Discuss series with Dr. Agostino Cervone on the subject of hernias at St. Mark’s Episcopal Church on June
20 at 7 PM. Dr. Cervone of Peconic Bay Medical Center will talk about advancements in laparoscopic surgery, different types of hernias, their causes, and treatment and
prevention. The library will host a workshop for children in grades kindergarten through third on making bug figurines out of bottle caps on June 25 at 1:30 PM. The library has also invited children of all ages to take part in its summer reading program celebration on June 26 with an ice cream party at 2 PM, a meet and greet with Captain Jack Sparrow at 4 PM, and a Steel Impressions steel band concert at 6:30 PM. For more information, visit www.westhamptonlibrary.net.