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July 2019

Talk & Book Signing: “The Crisis of Connection” with Author Pedro A. Noguera and CNN Tonight Host Don Lemon at the Parrish Art Museum

July 26, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Parrish Art Museum, 279 Montauk Highway
Water Mill, NY 11976 United States
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$12
Talk & Book Signing: “The Crisis of Connection” with Author Pedro A. Noguera and CNN Tonight Host Don Lemon at the Parrish Art Museum

July 26, 6 pm - 8 pm $12 | Free for Members, Children, and Students ORDER TICKETS In partnership with Bridgehampton Child Care & Recreational Center as part of their Thinking Forward Lecture Series. Don Lemon will talk with Pedro Noguera about his recent book that explores how awareness of our common humanity can be used to bridge political, religious, identity-based, and ideological divisions among individuals and communities that threaten our future and make it difficult to solve the problems that affect us…

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August 2019

Talk & Book Signing with Vanity Fair Writer Michael Schnayerson at Parrish Art Museum

August 1, 2019 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Parrish Art Museum, 279 Montauk Highway
Water Mill, NY 11976 United States
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Talk & Book Signing with Vanity Fair Writer Michael Schnayerson at Parrish Art Museum,

with author Michael Shnayerson and Parrish Director Terrie Sultan August 1, 5 pm - 6:30 pm $12 | Free for Members, Children, and Students with ID ORDER TICKETS Join a conversation between Sultan and Shnayerson as he reveals his fascinating insider look at the meteoric rise of the largest unregulated financial market in the world, namely the contemporary art market. Michael Shnayerson is a long-time contributing editor to Vanity Fair and the author of seven non-fiction books on a wide range of topics, from electric…

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Friends of the Cutchogue-New Suffolk Library Book Sale

August 2, 2019 @ 9:00 am - August 3, 2019 @ 3:00 pm
Cutchogue-New Suffolk Library, 27550 Main Road
Cutchogue, NY 11935 United States
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On Friday Aug. 2 and Saturday Aug. 3 the sale will run from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Entry is free for everyone. The bargain bag sale will begin on Saturday at 1 p.m. The sale features gift quality books covering a wide range of subjects, CDs,DVDs, games and puzzles. There is a special children's section. This event is sponsored by the Friends of the Library.

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September 2019

Poet & Performance Artist Caroline Rothstein performs at NFCT

September 14, 2019 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
North Fork Community Theatre, 12700 Old Sound Avenue
Mattituck, NY 11952 United States
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$20
Caroline Rothstein

VSOP Projects and the North Fork Community Theatre invite you to join us for an evening of spoken word poetry with internationally acclaimed poet and performance artist Caroline Rothstein. The performance will take place this Saturday, September 14 at 8pm at the newly renovated North Fork Community Theatre in Mattituck.  Caroline is a truth-teller. Her intimate, engaging performances touch on themes of love, loss, triumph, and social justice. She has been performing spoken word, leading workshops, and educating in diverse…

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Hamptons Doc Fest Presents “Toni Morrison: The Pieces I Am” at Bay Street Theatre

September 22, 2019 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Bay Street Theatre, 1 Bay Street
Sag Harbor, NY 11963 United States
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Toni Morrison

Sunday, Sept. 22, 2019 at 5pm   TONI MORRISON: The Pieces I Am Q/A with filmmaker Timothy Greenfield-Sanders Toni Morrison’s voice was raw, beautiful, and eloquently honest. Her authentic words jolted us out of complacency starting with her earliest work, The Bluest Eye. This documentary of her life, made by longtime friend Timothy Greenfield-Sanders, brings her back to us in wonderful ways. Morrison was, and remains, a national treasure of American literature.   at Bay Street Theater, Sag Harbor Tickets…

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October 2019

Adventures of Huckleberry Finn: A Reappraisal of Mark Twain’s 1884 Classic at Southampton Historical Museum

October 17, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Southampton Historical Museum, 17 Meeting House Lane
Southampton, NY 11968 United States
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Adventures of Huckleberry Finn: A Reappraisal of Mark Twain’s 1884 Classic at Southampton Historical Museum

Thursday, October 17, 2019 11:00am-12:00pm Rogers Mansion, 17 Meeting House Lane, Southampton, NY 11968 In a one-hour talk, including Q & A, Joan Baum will explore the content and controversy surrounding this one-time staple of school readings lists, a book Ernest Hemingway declared the source of “all modern American literature” and “the best book we’ve had.” But is Huck Finn too dated or “politically incorrect?” Set in the antebellum Midwest and South, the novel was published in the wake of…

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Book Talk: Dr. Michael Doorley on “Justice Daniel Cohalan, 1865-1946” at Suffolk County Historical Society

October 17, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Suffolk County Historical Museum, 300 West Main Street
Riverhead, 11901 United States
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Thursday, October 17, 2019 - 6:00 pm – Dr. Michael Doorley Book Talk: Justice Daniel Cohalan, 1865-1946: American Patriot and Irish-American Nationalist. This event is being organized by St. Joseph’s College and is funded by the Robert David Lion Gardiner Foundation. Dr. Michael Doorley, who will discuss his latest book (published by Cork University Press in 2019), is an associate lecturer in History and International Relations with the Open University in Ireland, and the author of Irish-American Diaspora Nationalism: The Friends of Irish…

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Dracula: Fiction and Reality at Rogers Memorial Library

October 24, 2019 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Rogers Memorial Library, 91 Coopers Farm Road
Southampton, NY 11968 United States
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Thursday, October 24, 2019 5:30pm-6:30pm Rogers Memorial Library, 91 Coopers Farm Road, Southamopton, NY 11968 www.myrml.org Who was Dracula? And did he really exist? Since his first appearance in 1897 in Bram Stoker's classic novel, he has been portrayed as many things and in many different ways by writers, filmmakers and actors. This Halloween, Transylvania's most famous son will be unmasked once and for all. Join Gary Lutz for an illuminating discussion of the origins and early evolution in recorded…

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November 2019

Autumn Reflections on Nature – Poems and Short Readings for the Entire Family at the Quogue Wildlife Refuge

November 9, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Quogue Wildlife Refuge, 3 Old Country Road
Quogue, NY 11959 United States
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QWR presents an afternoon of fireside poetry reading in the Nature Center, hosted by local poet and published author Maggie Bloomfield. Open reading for poets, listeners, and friends. Bring a poem of your own, a favorite by someone else, or a very short essay to read, or just enjoy a warm winter respite. All ages, including children, are invited to read. The topic for the event is ‘Celebrating Nature and our Local Environment’. Cookies and tea will be served, and…

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Raconteurs: An Evening of Storytelling: “Lies” at Southampton Arts Center

November 21, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Southampton Arts Center, 25 Jobs Lane
Southampton, NY 11968 United States
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$15
Raconteurs

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 21 | 7 PM | $15 ($12 for Friends of SAC) Sponsored by Patricia A. Sanders After sharing “secrets” in September, Southampton Arts Center will once again present the popular Raconteurs Storytelling Evening, this time with the theme of “Lies”.  Each participant will tell a true story about a lie they told our were somehow part of. These short and sweet tales are sure to make you laugh and cry. November Raconteurs to be announced. If you are interested…

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December 2019

Poets Philip Schultz & Jill Bialosky read at Canio’s Books

December 14, 2019 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Canio’s Books, 290 Main Street
Sag Harbor, 11963 United States
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Philip Schultz

Sat. Dec. 14 at 5 p.m.  Pulitzer prize-winning poet Philip Schultz reads from Luxury, just out in paperback, along with poet, novelist, memoirist Jill Bialosky. Founder and director of the Writers Studio in New York, Philip Schultz grew up in Rochester, New York. He earned a BA from San Francisco State University and an MA from the Iowa Writers Workshop. He is the author of numerous poetry collections, among them Like Wings (1978), winner of the American Academy and Institute of Arts and Letters Award…

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February 2020

Author Richie Jackson in Conversation with CNN’s Don Lemon on “Gay Like Me” at BookHampton

February 15, 2020 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
East Hampton BookHampton, 41 Main Street
East Hampton, NY 11937 United States
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Author Richie Jackson in Conversation with CNN's Don Lemon on "Gay Like Me" at BookHampton

PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND HERE. Event date:  Saturday, February 15, 2020 - 4:00pm Event address:  BookHampton 41 Main Street East Hampton, NY 11937 “My son is kind, responsible, and hardworking. He is ready for college. He is not ready to be a gay man living in America." When Jackson's son, born through surrogacy, came out to him at age 15, the successful producer, now in his 50s, was compelled to reflect on his experiences and share his wisdom on life for LGBTQ…

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Allan Zola Kronzek Signs his Book “Grandpa Magic” at Romany Kramoris Gallery

February 16, 2020 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Romany Kramoris Gallery, 41 Main Street
Sag Harbor, NY 11963 United States
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Allan Zola Kronzek Signs his Book "Grandpa Magic" at Romany Kramoris Gallery

Allan Zola Kronzek   "Grandpa Magic" Sunday, February 16, 3 PM  Allan Zola Kronzek will be singing copies of his book of tricks, "Grandpa Magic"; 116 tricks, stunts, and brainteasers that will engage the grandchildren and provide giggles, jaw-dropping awe, and wonderful memories. Guaranteed to make grandparenting even more fun, Grandpa Magic is sure to entertain—and crack up—the grandkids. From the old pull-a-quarter-from-behind-a-kid's-ear trick and "removing your thumb" to card tricks, stunts for the dinner table, and verbal puzzles that…

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March 2020

Talk & Book Signing: “Women and Migration” at the Parrish Art Museum

March 13, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Parrish Art Museum, 279 Montauk Highway
Water Mill, NY 11976 United States
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Talk & Book Signing: "Women and Migration" at the Parrish Art Museum

March 13, 6 pm - 8 pm $12 | Free for Members, Students, and Children ORDER TICKETS Part of The Hamptons Arts Weekend (THAW) Join presentations, conversations, and a book signing by and about women artists and their profound and turbulent experiences of migration through the lenses of politics and war, love, and family. With Kathy Engel, Chair and Associate Arts Professor Tisch School of the Arts Department of Art and Public Policy and Master’s Program in Arts Politics, NYU; Ellyn Toscano,…

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Q&A & Book Signing: “American Goddess: Jean Patchett” at Westhampton Beach PAC

March 21, 2020 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Westhampton Beach Performing Arts Center, 76 Main Street
Westhampton Beach, 11978 United States
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Q&A & Book Signing: "American Goddess: Jean Patchett" at Westhampton Beach PAC

Join us for a special Q&A and book signing of American Goddess: Jean Patchett by Robert & Lois Lilly.  Immediately following the signing, we will be screening Funny Face, the 1957 classic starring Audrey Hepburn & Fred Astaire. American Goddess: Jean Patchett A small-town girl from rural Maryland, Patchett had no firm ambitions until a friend suggested she drop out of college and go to New York and become a model. Within a year Jean had left school, met model agent Eileen Ford,…

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