Charity happenings across the East End

Sweet Charities

ARF Dog Walk

Animal Rescue Fund of the Hamptons’ Stroll to the Sea Dog Walk will begin at Mulford Farm in East Hampton Saturday, October 12. It’s a family event that promotes responsible dog ownership and awareness from 9 AM to noon. The morning includes free refreshments, T-shirts (artwork by Isaac Mizrahi), ARF tote bags, nail clippings for dogs, contests, a dog agility course, and music following the two-mile walk to the ocean. Pre-registration starts at $30 and can be done at Participation costs $40 the day of the event.


Stony Brook Medicine’s Eastern Long Island Hospital’s emergency department nurses and staff present The Grateful E.D. Rocktoberfest Saturday, October 19, from 5 to 9 PM at Townsend Manor Inn in Greenport. The cover charge is $30. The event is raising money for the department’s stretchers. There will be a cash bar, light fare, and raffles. For more information, call the foundation office at 631-477-5164 or visit

Bowls of Plenty

The Water Mill Museum invites the public to “Bowls of Plenty” benefit on Saturday, October 12, from 11 AM to 2 PM at the Water Mill Museum. Admission is $25 per person, covers your choice of a handmade bowl, homemade soup, fresh baked bread, dessert, and beverage.