The week is off to a slow start, but it finishes off with lots to do. Here are some of the activities happening around town this week.
SCREENING: East Hampton Library will show "Looper," starring Bruce Willis, Jeff Daniels and Emily Blunt, at 5 p.m.
: Hypnosis can help you lose weight or stop smoking. Seminars will be given at the Montauk Playhouse Community Center at 5 and 7 p.m. Sign-up in advance. Price: $50
IN HONOR OF TIM SULLIVAN: The East Hampton Republican Committee will honor Tim Sullivan with a party at D'Canela Bar & Restaurant in Amagansett, starting at 7 p.m. Price: $40
INTRO TO EHHS PROGRAM OF STUDIES: Parents and students in eighth grade and above are invited to hear about the newly-launched Program of Studies at East Hampton High School. Robert Strauss will discuss the courses, both required and elective, starting at 5:30 p.m.
EHHS FINANCIAL AID NIGHT: Teens, and parents of teens, interested in college will get a run down of what's they'll need for financial aid for college. Also held at the high school, the presentation begins at 6 p.m.
SCREENING: The Friends of the Montauk Library Winter Movie Series continues with "Premium Rush," starring Joseph Gordon-Levitt, at 7 p.m. Free refreshments will also be served.
ONE SHABBAT ONE WORLD: Chabad Lubavitch of the Hamptons will participate in a world-wide event celebrating Shabbat with Friday Night Martini. Participants will Sing Shabbat poetry from 16th century. Light hors d'oeuvres will be served. The event begins at 6 p.m. Price: Free
JOE DELIA & THIEVES: Joe Delia & Thieves will hit the stage at the Stephen Talkhouse in Amagansett to kick off the holiday weekend, at 8 p.m. Price: $10
MACBETH: The Round Table Theatre Company's presentation of William Shakespeare's "MACBETH" at LTV's Studio Three in Wainscott continues on Friday and Saturday at 8 p.m. and Sunday at 2 p.m. Price: $25 for adults, $15 for students/seniors
RUMMAGE SALE: The Women's Guild at the Montauk Community Church will hold its well-attended rummage sale, from 9 a.m. to noon. Clothing, household items, baby items and much more will be sold.
STUDENT ART FESTIVAL: The 21st annual Guild Hall Student Art Festival kicks off with grades K through eight. Over 5,000 students from 11 participating public and private and home schools in the Amagansett, East Hampton, Montauk, Wainscott, Southampton, Bridgehampton, Shelter Island, and Sagaponack districts are invited to participate in the art festival, as well as the 10th Annual Student Film Project. The museum is open from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday from noon to 5 p.m. There will also be free Open Studio Arts & Crafts on Saturday at 11 a.m.
ART IN THE NEW YEAR: A show featuring the work of painters Cynthia Loewen and Lynn Martell, Alyce Peifer, Jerry Schwabe and Pam Vossen, photographer John Todaro, and Mary Milne’s fusion glass, opens at Ashawagh Hall on Saturday at 10 a.m. The show runs Saturday and Sunday from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m., and Monday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. A grand opening reception will be held on Saturday from 5 to 8 p.m.
WINTER DANCE: The Kiwanis Club's Winter Dance at Gurney's Inn Resort and Spa features a full buffet (including carving stations), an open bar, and dancing all night long with the Lawrence Cooley Band, starting at 8 p.m. Proceeds benefit youth, families and seniors in the East Hampton community. Call Sharon Buckler for ticket information. Price: $85 per person
MACBETH: The Round Table Theatre Company's presentation of William Shakespeare's "MACBETH" at LTV's Studio Three in Wainscott continues on Saturday at 8 p.m. and Sunday at 2 p.m. Price: $25 for adults, $15 for students/seniors
MACBETH: The Round Table Theatre Company's presentation of William Shakespeare's "MACBETH" at LTV's Studio Three in Wainscott continues on Sunday at 2 p.m. Price: $25 for adults, $15 for students/seniors
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