Adult Reference Blog


July 2018

DO NO HARM: A Staged Reading

What if the real madman in a mental institution is the doctor in charge. A young man trapped on a locked back ward battles to outwit the sadistic psychiatrist determined to keep him there. Please join the East Hampton Library in welcoming local author Dr. Paul Moschetta and a group of community actors as they bring to life this captivating tale of psychological suspense.

Sun, August 5, 2018

3:00 PM – 5:00 PM

Free Event at The East Hampton Library call (631) 324-0222 ext.3 or register at Eventbrite

The Tale of the Torch Song, concert performance- Greta Blackburn

Greta Blackburn, a veteran of Hollywood movies, TV series guest starring roles and mini-series, will take us on a journey examining the history of torch songs, the criteria that makes a torch song and an inquiry into contemporary examples of this stories genre. From the Gershwins to Cole Porter, Irving Berlin and Sondheim the historical repertoire of torch songs is huge but growing over time. Selections will include classics like “My Funny Valentine” “Night and Day” and “Fever” as well as some contemporary and surprises.

Free Event at The East Hampton Library, register at Eventbrite, or call (631) 324-0222 ext 3




Sat, August 4, 2018

2:00 PM – 3:30 PM

Plum Island: Conservation on a Precious Island

Join us at the East Hampton Library for “Conservation on a Precious Island,” a short documentary film featuring Academy Award-nominee Sam Waterston, followed by a “virtual tour” of Plum Island and its significant natural resources.
Save the Sound’s Louise Harrison will share the latest news on the Preserve Plum Island Coalition’s campaign.
Learn why over 100 organizations are working to protect Plum Island from private development and discuss the latest strategies.

Fri, July 13, 2018

6:30 PM – 8:00 PM

To Register: Call (631) 324-0222 Ext. 3, Stop by the Adult Reference Desk OR Visit the Eventbrite link below:

Author Discussion – Sinatra!

Join the East Hampton Library as we welcome author and music critic, Will Friedwald, as he discusses and signs copies of the latest edition of his book, Sinatra! The Song Is You: A Singer’s Art. He has written for newspapers that include the Wall Street Journal, New York Times, Village Voice, Newsday, New York Observer, and New York Sun. Mr. Friedwald will be interviewed by Bill Boggs. Boggs was host of Midday Live on WNEW-TV (now WNYW) from 1975 to 1986, as well as ‘Saturday Morning Live’ on WNEW TV. Mr. Boggs will facilitate his talk by interviewing him and interacting with his own insights into Frank Sinatra.

Sat, July 28, 2018

1:00 PM – 2:30 PM

To Register: Call (631) 324-0222 Ext. 3, Stop by the Adult Reference Desk OR Visit the Eventbrite link below:

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