Gingerbread houses, seasonal cookies, Christmas cards, and merry ornaments are all waiting to be decorated this holiday season. Here are five Hamptons events where kids can show off their artistic abilities.
Children of all ages are invited work their magic on a pre-made Citarella
gingerbread house at Guild Hall
(158 Main Street, East Hampton, 1-866-811-4111, www.guildhall.org
) on Saturday, December 14, from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. All decorations, materials and cookies will be provided.
Another event for budding artists is Southampton Historical Museum
's (17 Meeting House Lane, Southampton, 631-283-2494, www.southamptonhistoricalmuseum.org
) children's cookie house workshop for ages 7 to 12 years old. The workshop on Saturday, December 14, at 11 a.m., will be led by Nancy DePetris.
The Westhampton Free Library (7 Library Avenue, Westhampton Beach, 631-288-3335, www.westhamptonlibrary.net
) is bringing in a very special guest on Saturday, December 14, from 2 to 3 p.m. Bring the kids to meet a friendly snowman, and enjoy seasonal specialties like hot cocoa and cookies. If your little one still hasn't written a Letter to Santa, have them write their wish list and the Library promises to get it to the North Pole in time for Christmas Eve.
Kids can also channel their creative side at Children's Museum of the East End
's (376 Bridgehampton Turn Pike, Bridgehampton, cmee.org
) holiday cookie event on Saturday, December 21, at 10:30 a.m. Little ones will learn about holiday traditions around the world while Chef Alan reads Iza Trapani's "Jingle Bells." Then, they can make cookies and decorate a festive treat box to take home.
The Hampton Library
(2478 Main Street, Bridgehampton, 631-537-0015, www.hamptonlibrary.org
) is hosting a winter ornament workshop on Saturday, December 21, at 4:30 p.m. Kids of all ages can decorate a special ornament to add to the family Christmas tree.
Nicole is the Editor-in-Chief of Hamptons.com where she focuses on lifestyle, nightlife, and mixology. She grew up in the Hamptons and currently resides in Water Mill. www.hamptons.com
East End Tick Control
The East End's only New York State licensed dedicated tick and mosquito control specialists!
Hamptons Carpet One Floor & Home
We pay less,and so do you.With over 1,000 stores in our buying group, we can get the lowest prices
from the best flooring manufacturers — and pass the savings on to you.Visit our other locations: Hamptons Carpet One Floor & Home, 675 North Sea Road,Southampton, NY 11968
Southampton Masonry-Visiting the Southampton or the Wainscott locations is an exciting experience.
Southampton Masonry has been serving Long Island's masonry and tile needs since 1975. Delivering quality products from Manhattan to Montauk for over three decades. The company's continued success is due primarily to their number one priority: customer satisfaction, with a promise of prompt and courteous service from the professional, knowledgeable staff.
Southampton Masonry has the largest inventory on the east end. As direct importers they can offer a large variety of the finest quality products at the most competitive pricing for both your interior and exterior projects.
Hamptons luxury real estate specialist for 33 years, Andrea Ackerman offers outstanding expertise in the field.
Hamptons luxury real estate specialist for 34 years, Andrea Ackerman offers outstanding expertise in the field. Trusted, experienced and successful, Andrea has solidified herself as the go-to broker of the Hamptons and a wholehearted advocate for her clients. A pioneer in the real estate industry on the East End of Long Island, she is driven by her passion for the business. Andrea is based in the Bridgehampton office of Brown Harris Stevens as a licensed real estate associate broker and consultant.
Formerly, a principal partner and Senior Director at Brown Harris Stevens, Andrea now assists in developing their corporate strategy for the Hamptons region, advising other brokers and sales associates, as well as being one of the top producers and listors.
Southrifty Drug 54 Jagger Lane, Southampton Village
Southrifty Drug is a small, neighborhood pharmacy with limited shelf space, and we have to be very selective about which over-the-counter items we carry. As a result you'll find a no nonsense concentration of very effective, high quality and useful products on our shelves. In this new section, we feature a number of these products that we feel are especially worthy of your consideration.
Burner Law Group, P.C.
Burner Law Group, P.C. are full service elder law attorneys concentrating in the areas of Estate Planning, Trust and Estate Administration and Litigation, Special Needs Planning, Guardianship and Elder Law. Offices in East Setauket‚ NY, Westhampton Beach, NY, and New York, NY.