Celebrating the 100th birthday of East End legend and abstract expressionist Jackson Pollock is just one of the great things to do out in the Hamptons this weekend.
Happy 100th Birthday, Jackson Pollock
Saturday, January 28, 6–8 p.m. Springs Community Presbyterian Church
The Pollock-Krasner House and Study Center is hosting a birthday party in honor of the 100th anniversary of Jackson Pollock’s birth. There will be a screening of the movie Pollock, starring and directed by Ed Harris, as well as refreshments. Free and open to all. For additional information, visit pkhouse.org.
Student Art Festival Part I, Grades K–8
Saturday, January 28, 11 a.m.–5 p.m.; Sunday, January 29, noon–5 p.m. Guild Hall, 158 Main Street, East Hampton
The walls of Guild Hall will be hung with more than 3,500 pieces of local art by preschool, elementary, and middle school students from Montauk to Bridgehampton. All are welcome to the free opening reception of the Student Art Festival, Part I, which will will include performances from The East Hampton Middle School Bonnettes and Amagansett School on the stage of the John Drew Theater. Exhibition on view through February 26. For more info, call 631-324-0806 x19 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
16th Annual Westhampton Beach Snowball
Saturday, January 28, 8 p.m. Ocean Bleu, 231 Dune Rd Westhampton Beach
Annual “Winter Doldrums” celebration of heavy hors d’oeuvres, dancing, dancing, dancing, cash bar, Music Michael from East End Entertainment and the Filthy Crickets, raffles, silent and Chinese auction, prizes and fun,fun,fun!!! Semi-formal dress- Black Tie optional. To benefit East End Hospice and Village Business Improvements. Sponsored by W.H.A.M., Westhampton Alliance of Merchants.
Advance Sale tickets $50.00 per person available at Lynne’s Cards & Gifts, Sydney’s “Taylor” Made Cuisine, Brunetti Hair and Beauty and Beach Bakery Café. For more information, please call Erin at 288-4722. or email email@example.com Do not hesitate, tickets will not last!
LCAR 2ND Annual Brunch for Bitches
Saturday, January 28, 11 a.m.–2 p.m. The Coast Grill, 1109 Noyac Road, Southampton
Great food, great time, great cause in honor of the Epley Family. Enjoy a Brunch Buffet, Silent Auction, Raffles and live acoustic music by Satchelboogie. LCAR is a 100% volunteer run non-profit organization whose mission is to save animals that are located in “KILL” facilities and to underwrite the cost of relocating them to “NO KILL” facilities and foster homes in hopes of finding them a forever family.
Sponsored by: Dans Papers, English Country Antiques, HIldreths HOme Goods, Skydive Long Island, Roay Treatment Italian Pet Spa, WLNG, The Coast Grill and LTA Travel. Tickets are $40 per person To purchase tickets call 631.478.6844 Ext. 4 or visit www.LCARescue.org/events
Elliston Park Hike
Sunday, January 29, 10 a.m.–noon 10 a.m.–noon Meet at the Park on Millstone Brook Road, Southampton.
Soak in the sights, sounds and smells of the great outdoors on the East End with the Southampton Trails Preservation Society on this moderately paced 3-mile hike (some hills) with views of Big Fresh Pond, Wolf Swamp and the largest salt water marsh on L. I. For more information, contact Howard Reisman at 631-283-5376.