• We’re expecting isolated showers between 7 a.m. and noon today, but otherwise it will be cloudy, with a high near 54 and a south wind 10 to 16 miles per hour. There’s a 20 percent chance of showers after midnight tonight, but otherwise it will be mostly cloudy, with the temperature rising to around 56 degrees by 3 a.m. We’re expecting showers tomorrow, with a high near 57 and a southwest wind 15 to 20 miles per hour, becoming west in the afternoon. Wednesday will be mostly sunny, with a high near 57 and Thursday will be mostly sunny, with a high near 57.
• There are plenty of opportunities for civic engagement on the East End this week — the League of Women Voters of the Hamptons is hosting a discussion on climate change at the Hampton Bays Senior Center tonight at 7 p.m., Southampton Town Supervisor Jay Schneiderman will give his State of the Town Address at town hall at noon tomorrow and Southold High School is hosting a Democratic Congressional Primary debate tomorrow night at 7:30 p.m. More information is always available in our Current Affairs listings, online here.
• The Hamptons Take 2 Documentary Film Festival is presenting a special “Spring Docs Day,” comprised of three compelling, animal-related films and a day-long silent auction on Sunday, April 17 at the Bay Street Theater in Sag Harbor. More information is online here.
• The Rogers Memorial Library in Southampton hosts a free screening of “Echo of the Elephants” this afternoon at 3 p.m. The film documents American conservationist and wildlife researcher Cynthia Moss’ study of one family of elephants in Kenya’s Amboseli National Park for more than 20 years.
• The New York Times published a great photo essay of the Sag Harbor Volunteer Ambulance Corps by Lindsay Morris in yesterday’s Sunday Metro section. You can see the full slideshow online here.
• The Mattituck-Laurel Civic Association will host a public forum on The Sports East Fitness project on Monday, April 25 at 6:30 p.m. at the Mattituck American Legion Hall. All are welcome to attend.
And that’s the way things look at dawn’s light here today.