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Kids Culture 12.02.21

Thu, 12/02/2021 - 09:14

Project Most Extravaganza

From tumbling and crafts to cooking and jumping rope, Project Most has a whole lot happening this week at the Neighborhood House in East Hampton. Today and next Thursday, Karyn Mannix will lead a 3-D mixed-media self-portrait workshop for kids 6 and up. There are classes at 3:30 or 4:30 p.m. The cost for a two-class series is $40.

Tomorrow brings the first in a series of three roller skating classes for kindergarten through third grade with Samantha Duane, a former roller derby pro, at 3:45 p.m. She’ll be back on Friday, Dec. 10, and Dec. 17. The cost for the series is $60. Kids 4 to 8 will get to work in a variety of mediums in a class on Fridays at 12:30 in December. Each one costs $20. Youth games and fitness for that same age group will follow at 1:30, also for $20.

On Saturday, there’s a jump rope and double Dutch session for kindergarten through third grade at 9 a.m. and a creative arts class for ages 3 to 5 at 10 a.m., each costing $20. Form will meet function and tastiness in a workshop for kids 6 and up on Saturday from 10 a.m. to noon. Kids will make biscotti from scratch and compete in an engineering challenge while it’s baking, then decorate their treats to take home. The cost is $35.

Kym Fulmer, an artist, will have kids 6 and older making printed snowflake cards on Saturday at noon for $20.

A new series called Seuss and Sous, featuring snacks and Dr. Seuss stories with a real chef, will begin on Tuesday from 3:45 to 5 p.m. First up: “Green Eggs and Ham” and an avocado, spinach, and egg scramble. The cost is $20.

Rachel Haab leads tumbling sessions for 2 and 3-year-olds on Tuesdays at 9:30 a.m. this month. The cost for three classes is $60.

Space is limited in all programs, so advance registration is required at or by emailing [email protected] or calling 631-655-4586.

It’s the Holiday Season

Younger children can tap into the holiday spirit with workshops at the East Hampton and Amagansett Libraries this week.

Tomorrow, little ones ages 3 to 6 can decorate wooden snowman ornaments in a program from 3:30 to 4 p.m. in East Hampton. Paint-swirl ornaments will be the holiday project for middle schoolers on Tuesday at 4 p.m. The library has a holiday story and craft time on tap on Tuesday at 4 for ages 4 to 6, and on Wednesday at 4, kids 4 and older will get to decorate holiday cookies to take home. Advance registration is required for all of the above.

In Amagansett, all ages can drop by on Saturday between 11 a.m. and 4 p.m. to use stamper markers and sponge paint to make their own wrapping paper.

Time to Shine

Shine, which runs pop-up classes, workshops, camps, and kids events, has opened the Shine Studio, a creative arts space in Bridgehampton for kids ages 6 months to 12 years. The space includes three large studios, gardens, indoor and outdoor cafe areas, and an outdoor play space and has access to the trails of the Long Pond Greenbelt. Shine Studio will offer private and group classes and workshops and will host parties and events. A list of programs can be found at

The studio is at 977 Bridgehampton-Sag Harbor Turnpike, where the Unitarian Universalist Meetinghouse is.

Tween Screenings

The Hampton Library in Bridgehampton will screen “Night at the Museum” for kids 8 to 12 tomorrow at 4 p.m. and “Night at the Museum II” on Friday, Dec. 10, also at 4.

During a holiday open house and tree lighting on Saturday from 3 to 4:30 p.m., kids can get their pictures taken with Santa in the library yard.

Looking toward winter, hand-sewn heating pads will be the project in a program on Tuesday from 3:30 to 5 p.m. for kids in sixth grade and above. Kids 5 to 7 will be guided as they make bird feeders using cereal in a workshop next Thursday at 4 p.m. The library requests advance sign-up for all programs.



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