The week during school vacation is always a slow week in East Hampton because many people are away on vacations. If you're looking for something for your children to do to keep busy, click here. But, if you are looking for something for you to do to keep busy, keep on reading.
STAGE READING: Guild Hall, in partnership with The Naked Stage, presents a "Clybourne Park," a staged reading by Bruce Norris. This Tony and Pulitzer Prize winning play responds to Lorraine Hansberry’s "A Raisin in the Sun." It begins at 7:30 p.m.
OPERATION CAT MEETING: Current and new volunteers are asked to attend this informational meeting at the Animal Rescue Fund Adoption Center in Wainscott about the program that humanely reduces the growing number and needless suffering of homeless, feral and stray cats by using an effective trap/neuter/return strategy. The meeting starts at 6:30 p.m. An additional meeting will be held on Feb. 27 at the Hampton Bays Library at 7:30 p.m.
SCREENING: The Friends of the Montauk Library will screen "Bully," a documentary about bullying in schools at 7 p.m. Note: Rated R.
DANCE BREAK: Kick-start your weekend with this light-hearted dance class taught by Jamie Lerner at Lululemon Athletica at 5:30 p.m. Free to the community.
INTRO TO REIKI PRACTICE: Reiki is a healing practice that promotes balance and overall wellbeing. An introduction to it will be held at YMCA RECenter in East Hampton at 3 p.m.
Literary Trivia Contest: Bookhampton in Sag Harbor holds a trivia contest every Saturday at 4 p.m. Up to four may play on a team together. Buy in is $5 a head and winner takes the pool in the form of a BookHampton gift certificate.
SPAGHETTI DINNER: St. Luke's Outreach Committee will serve up a spaghetti and meatballs feasat on from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. Price: Adults, $15, children $5. Takeout, $15.
"SCHMALTZ": Join the Jewish Center of the Hamptons in East Hampton for a Purim celebration beginning at 6:00 p.m. with Havdallah, followed by “Schmaltz,” a take on the ever-popular “Grease”, with readings from Megillat Esther. A chocolate reception will conclude the evening at 8 p.m.
PURIM: Celebrate Purim at Chabad Lubavitch of the Hamptons
in East Hampton Maariv service begins at 6:45 p.m., Megillah reading at 7 p.m. Entertainment with renowned mentalist Ted St. James.
Pancake Breakfast: The Springs Fire Department pancake breakfast continues from 7 to 11 a.m. Price: $8 for adults, $7 for seniors, and $5 for children 6 and under.
What are you planning on doing during this school vacation?