News and Happenings across the South Fork

South Fork News




Rogers Memorial Library

The Friends of the Rogers Memorial Library will present the TransAtlantic Piano Duo in concert on Sunday, November 17, at 3 PM. The duo, with German-born Steinway Artist Evelyn Ulex and Argentinian master Pablo Lavandera, will perform works by Clara & Robert Schumann, Brahms, and Samuel Barber.

A series produced by the Foreign Policy Association, “Great Decisions 2019,” monthly sessions about topics of global issues will continue on Monday, November 18, at 11:30 AM, at the Southampton library’s Cooper Hall. Dr. Martin Levinson will moderate a session focusing on condition of the state department and diplomacy.

A screening of Wolfgang Becker’s “Good Bye Lenin!” will be held on Monday, November 18, at 3 PM. In East Germany in 1989, during the final days before the fall of the Berlin wall, a mother who is a loyal party member falls into a coma and misses the revolution. After she wakes, doctors say any jarring event could injure her health, making her family go to great lengths to pretend Communism still reigns in Berlin.

An information session with HRHCare of Southampton will be held on Wednesday, November 20, at 5:30 PM. Ligia Soto-Cruz, manager of Outreach Services with Hudson River Health Care, will talk about health services offered and the ways they can help community.

Register at www.myrml.org or call 631-283-0774 ext. 523.

Art Celebrating Women

AW and The Spur Present “Art Celebrating Women” by Chuck Polis. Join Spur South for an evening of conversation and indulgence in Fashion, Beauty & Art on Friday, November 15, from 7:30 to 9:30 PM. This is a ladies-only event. Artwork and couture fashion pieces will also be on sale. There will be sweet treats throughout the night and great music. Spur South is located at 280 Elm Street, Southampton.

For more information visit www.thespur.com.

Amagansett Kids Programs

Read with Valentino on Saturday, November 16, at 11 AM at the Amagansett library. Everyone welcome! Children must be accompanied by an adult. Come to the library to meet the fabulous Valentino, an American Kennel Club-certified Canine Good Citizen and a wonderfully patient listener.

Rhyme Time will be held on Monday, November 18, at 10:30 AM, for babies and toddlers up to age three with a caregiver. Come say hello to friends at this short and sweet circle time with stories, songs, and rhymes.

For more information, visit www.amagansettlibrary.org/kids.

Hypertension Prevention

In partnership with the Suffolk County Dept of Minority services and the Witness Project, the Bridgehampton Child Care & Recreational Center presents “Well, Well, Well” on Saturday, November 16, from 10:30 AM to 4 PM. There will be free blood pressure and cholesterol checks and a presentation on “Hypertension Prevention and Heart Healthy Living. Healthy refreshments will be served. The center is located at 551 Bridgehampton-Sag Harbor Turnpike, Bridgehampton. To register, contact info@bhccrc.org or call 631-537-0616.

Batty Talk

The South Fork Natural History Museum in Bridgehampton, on Saturday, November 16, at 7 PM, will host Samantha Hoff, who will deliver a special talk about her work with the Northern Long-eared Bat. Hoff is currently a doctorate student at the University at Albany, studying populations of these bats across coastal communities in the northeast, including Long Island, Martha’s Vineyard, and Nantucket.

This program is free to the public. The program is for adults, but children ages 12 and up may attend. Advance registration is required. Call 631-537-9735 or email info@sofo.org to sign up.

League Of Women Voters Turns 100

The Hamptons League of Women Voters invites all to attend a 100th birthday party of the NYS League of Women Voters, to be celebrated with cake and a toast on Monday, November 18, 7 PM, at Hampton Library, 2478 Main Street in Bridgehampton. The League urges you to come learn about its proud history and bright future, and enjoy birthday party refreshments.

For more information, visit www.lwvhamptons.org.

Hampton Bays Assembly Of God

Deanna Richardson, of Missionary to Thailand, will be speaking at Hampton Bays Assembly of God on Wednesday, November 20, at the 7 PM Bible Study, and on Thursday, November 21, at the 10:30 AM Women’s Bible Study. She will share her experiences helping children in Thailand, as well as her involvement with the Asia Pacific Student Abroad Initiative.

Hampton Bays Assembly of God is located at 109 Ponquogue Avenue, Hampton Bays. For more info, call 631-723-1847 or visit www.hamptonbaysag.net.