Events

SEPTEMBER 2013 EVENTS

Fri., Sept. 20 – Full Moon Paddle on Sagg Pond. 5:00PM – 9:00PM.  Sponsored by Group for the East End.  Enjoy a leisurely half-mile paddle across beautiful Sagg Pond to the ocean beach in Sagaponack, where you’ll be treated to a delicious fish barbecue prepared by Peter Ambrose Catering. The sunset over the pond never disappoints, and can only be outdone by the moon rising from the ocean. After dinner, gather around the bonfire as we toast marshmallows, meet new friends and eat s’mores. To end the perfect evening, paddle back under the light of the moon!  IMPORTANT: Advanced registration required. Please bring your own drinks and towel or chair to sit on – supplies must be transported in your kayak. If you need to cancel, please email Kristina (see below) by 5pm on Tuesday, September 17 to receive a full refund. If you cancel after that time, you will receive a 50% refund.  To register for the paddle go to:  https://eastendenvironment2604.thankyou4caring.org/pages/sagg-pond-paddle-september-2013-.  If you have any questions or to make reservations by phone, contact Kristina Lange at klange@eastendenvironment.org or 631-765-6450 x 216.
Sat., Sept. 21 – Old Farm Road Cleanup. 8AM. Help clean up the roadside along FLPG’s adopted road. Meet at Poxabogue Park, 191 Old Farm Rd, Sagaponack. Bring gloves, bags provided. Leader: Sandra Ferguson, 631-537-3752.
Sat., Sept. 28th – 15th Annual Celebration of the Long Pond Greenbelt.  10AM-1PM. Friends of the Long Pond Greenbelt (FLPG), the South Fork Natural History Museum (SoFo) and the Peconic Land Trust invite the whole family to enjoy and celebrate the beautiful fall colors of the Greenbelt. Come join us for games, crafts, hikes, and information about the Greenbelt. Take a migratory bird walk with naturalist, birder, and published author John Turner (10:30am), a reptile hike with “Snake-Man” Chris Chapin (11am), enjoy a nature puppet show with Goat on a Boat, meet live animals from the Quogue Wildlife Refuge and more!  FREE FOR ALL.  For more -information contact Diane Lewis, 631-725-7894 or greenbeltnews@aol.com. (See our Latest News! section of the website for more details.)
Sun., Sept. 29 – Narrow Lane Cleanup. 8AM-9AM. Sponsored by STPS.  Help STPS clean up litter from their adopted road. Meet on Narrow Lane, and east corner of Bridgehampton Turnpike. Bring gloves. Leader: Dai Dayton, 631-745-0689.