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December 2018

Tai Chi in the Galleries with Sal Minardi at Southampton Arts Center

December 15, 2018 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Southampton Arts Center, 25 Jobs Lane
Southampton, NY 11968 United States
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$7

Saturday, December 15 | 10:30 AM | $10 ($7 for Friends of SAC) 1 hour. All levels. Let the whimsical environment of Light of the Ocean inspire you during this tranquil session of gentle exercise with deep breathing with Sal Minardi. Tai Chi is an internal Chinese martial art practiced for both its defense training and its health benefits. The term taiji refers to a philosophy of the forces of yin and yang, related to the moves. Though originally conceived as a martial art, some training forms…

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The Art of Letting Go – Therapeutic Chalk Workshop + The Big Erase! at Southampton Arts Center

December 20, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Southampton Arts Center, 25 Jobs Lane
Southampton, NY 11968 United States
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$7

with Kara Hoblin Thursdays, October 18, November 15 & December 20 | 6-8 PM | $10 ($7 for Friends of SAC) Join North Fork chalk artist Kara Hoblin for this final session of making your own chalk creation inspired by something you would like to let go of. Students will once again work off their own small chalkboards that will be erased at the end of the session, and will add to the communal chalk drawing that will be ceremoniously…

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January 2019

Beyond Resolutions: Tips for Creating Lasting Change With Jeanne Marie Merkel at Shelter Island Library

January 17, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Shelter Island Library, 37 North Ferry Road
Shelter Island, NY 11964 United States
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Free

Beyond Resolutions: Tips for Creating Lasting Change With Jeanne Marie Merkel Thursday, January 17, 2019   6:00-7:30 pm New Year’s Resolutions are often promises waiting to be broken. But they don’t have to be!  Understanding the dynamics of how to create lasting change can help us make informed commitments and back them up with whole-hearted action. In this experiential workshop, Jeanne Marie Merkel, Certified Life Transition Coach, will share tips for creating lasting change, and guide participants in creating a plan…

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February 2019

Slow Food East End Screening of “Deeply Rooted” at Southampton Arts Center

February 1, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Southampton Arts Center, 25 Jobs Lane
Southampton, NY 11968 United States
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$15 – $20
Slow Food East End Screening of "Deeply Rooted" at Southampton Arts Center

Join Slow Food for a a screening of "Deeply Rooted": John Coykendall's Journey to Save our Seeds and Stories. The film screening will be preceded by a delicious taste of Camellia Brand red beans and rice prepared by Art of Eating Catering.  Following the film there will be a panel discussion focused on the importance of maintaining biodiversity.   Why is John Coykendall's work important? In the last century, more than 94% of the food crops we once grew have become…

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A Healthier NY for ALL: A Forum on the New York Health Act

February 9, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Stony Brook Southampton, 239 Montauk Highway
Southampton, NY 11968 United States
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Free

Stony Brook University, Southampton campus Location TBA DOORS OPEN 1pm. FORUM STARTS 1:30pm. RECEPTION FOLLOWS Are you tired of high monthly premiums, high deductibles, and arguing each bill with your private insurance company? Have you or someone you know had to declare bankruptcy because of health care costs? Do you just want to understand how a public system would work? Then come & learn about the NY Health Act and how it will impact the quality & cost of your…

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March 2019

Tick-Borne Diseases – What You Need to Know at The Quogue Wildlife Refuge

March 27, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Quogue Wildlife Refuge, 3 Old Country Road
Quogue, NY 11959 United States
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Free
Lone Star Tick by Patrick Randall

Chances are that you, or someone you know, has been diagnosed with Lyme or another tick-borne disease. Jerry Simons, RPA-C, a member of the Medical Advisory Panel of Stony Brook Southampton Hospital’s Regional Tick-Borne Disease Resource Center, will speak about the types of diseases that are carried by the different species of ticks found on Eastern Long Island, and the symptoms, diagnostic tests, and treatment options that are available. Tips on preventing tick bites will also be shared. Each attendee…

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April 2019

A Conversation about Alzheimers and Communities of Color at The Bridgehampton Child Care & Recreational Center

April 25, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Bridgehampton Child Care & Recreation Center, 551 Bridgehampton-Sag Harbor Turnpike
Bridgehampton, NY 11932 United States
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Free
A Conversation about Alzheimers and Communities of Color at The Bridgehampton Child Care & Recreational Center

Join us for a Conversation about Alzheimers and Communities of Color at The Bridgehampton Child Care & Recreational Center 551 Sag Harbor Turnpike as part of our THINKING FORWARD LECTURE SERIES "Well, Well, Well" Presenter Elizabeth Robles of the Alzheimers Association of Long Island Thursday April 25th 6-8 PM (doors open at 5:45) In partnership with the Suffolk County Health Dept- Office of Minority Health and the Witness Project All our lectures are Free and refreshments will be served RSVP…

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NFEC’s Third Annual Earth Day 5K

April 28, 2019 @ 8:30 am - 12:00 pm
Indian Island County Park, County Road 105
Riverhead, NY 11901 United States
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$25 – $30

3rd Annual Earth Day 5K 10:00 AM 5K Course:  Join us for a trail race/walk through the beautiful 275 acre Indian Island County Park! All proceeds benefit the North Fork Environmental Council’s environmental education programs and scholarship fund. Registration:  Registration starts at 8:30AM at Indian Island County Park Directions: LIE exit 71; Right turn onto Route 24 at end of exit ramp; Follow Route 24 south through the Riverhead Traffic Circle; Continue on Route 24 and make a left turn at the…

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Forest Therapy Walk with GFEE at Downs Farm Preserve

April 28, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Downs Farm Preserve, 23800 Main Rd
Cutchogue, NY 11935 United States
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$5

Sunday, April 28, 2019 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.   Certified forest therapy guide and life coach Linda Lombardo will lead an immersive walk at Downs Farm Preserve in Cutchogue. These walks are specifically designed to open the senses, slow you down and reconnect with nature in a way that refreshes, restores and renews. There is a $5 materials.   A maximum of 18 participants, ages 16 and older, may attend. Registration is required by contacting Taralynn at treynolds@eastendenvironment.org or 631-765-6450…

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June 2019

“Break The Silence, Break the Stigma: Understanding Alzheimer’s and Dementia” at Bridgehampton Child Care & Recreation Center

June 4, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Bridgehampton Child Care & Recreation Center, 551 Bridgehampton-Sag Harbor Turnpike
Bridgehampton, NY 11932 United States
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Free

The Bridgehampton Child Care & Recreation Center will host a conversation on Alzheimer’s Disease and Communities of Color titled “Break The Silence, Break the Stigma: Understanding Alzheimer’s and Dementia” on Tuesday, June 4 from 6 to 8 p.m. The program will include topics ranging from what Alzheimer’s/Dementia looks like in communities of color to treatment and clinical trials, caregivers’ perspectives and resources. The guest presenter will be Elizabeth Robles of the Long Island Chapter of the Alzheimer’s Association. RSVP by…

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Saturday Morning Strut with the Southampton Arts Center

June 8, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Southampton Arts Center, 25 Jobs Lane
Southampton, NY 11968 United States
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Free

Saturdays, March 23, April 27, May 11, and June 8 | 11 AM | FREE Have fun while exercising by joining us for a spirited “dance walk” around the west lawn then visit the exhibition on view afterwards. What better way to combine exercise with a party! Reservations not required – just show up ready to boogie the calories away!

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Art For Health Lecture Series: Looking Forward to Aging on the East End at Guild Hall

June 8, 2019 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Guild Hall, 158 Main Street
East Hampton, NY 11937 United States
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Free

Saturday, June 8 3PM We all want to age gracefully and successfully.  We seek quality of life.  Our goals are to be healthy and vibrant.  So now we ask ourselves, what can we do to achieve these goals?  Artful Home Care is pleased to announce the Art for Health initiative. This initiative features a series of lectures, educational programs and workshops. The discussions, moderated by Beth McNeill-Muhs, will highlight opportunities for increasing quality of life while aging on the East…

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August 2019

The Purist’s Connect 4 Ideas Festival at Guild Hall

August 14, 2019 @ 12:30 pm - August 15, 2019 @ 7:00 pm
Guild Hall, 158 Main Street
East Hampton, NY 11937 United States
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$150

OVERVIEW Purist’s Ideas Festival Connect 4 brings together today’s thought leaders discussing four hot-button topics: the well-being of ourselves and our environment, meditation and transformation, movements, and policy. Festival Pass – August 14 & 15 ($250) for the all events including cocktails in the garden on Day Two DAY ONE – AUGUST 14 Single Day Pass ($150) – August 14 12:30pm 10min Guided Meditation with Donna D’Cruz 12:45–2pm Survivor and Storyteller Kevin Hines and Dr. Kelly Posner Gerstenhaber 2–2:15pm BREAK 2:30–…

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Talk: “Yoga, Mysticism, and the Cosmic ‘I'” with Eddie Stern at Southampton Arts Center

August 15, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Southampton Arts Center, 25 Jobs Lane
Southampton, NY 11968 United States
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$15
Talk: "Yoga, Mysticism, and the Cosmic 'I'" with Eddie Stern at Southampton Arts Center

with Eddie Stern Thursday, August 15 | 7 PM | $15 ($12 for Friends of SAC) Sponsored by the Michael and Annie Falk Foundation Eddie Stern of The House of Yoga returns to SAC for a fascination conversation on yoga, mysticism and the Cosmic “i”. Eddie Stern is a yoga instructor raised in New York City. He studied Astanga Yoga, chanting, philosophy and ritual under Sri K. Pattabhi Jois, from Mysore, from 1991-2009, and is the founder of the Broome Street…

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October 2019

Singing to Fight Parkinson’s Disease at Guild Hall

October 23, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - December 11, 2019 @ 5:00 pm
Guild Hall, 158 Main Street
East Hampton, NY 11937 United States
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Sing Out Loud Parkinson's

Guild Hall in East Hampton will play host this autumn to Vocalist and vocal teacher Valerie diLorenzo’s “Sing Out Loud” Therapeutic Chorus for people with Parkinson’s Disease on Wednesdays from 1 to 2:30 p.m. beginning Oct. 23. Developed as a collaboration between Stony Brook Southampton Hospital’s Center for Parkinson’s Disease, Guild Hall, and the American Parkinson Disease Association, Sing Out Loud (SOL) is a therapeutic chorus designed specifically for people living with Parkinson’s Disease and their care partners. The eight-week…

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