Weekender Agenda, Part 1

by Adam Bertrand · July 24, 2008

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    What: Scope Hamptons Opening Reception

    Where: East Hampton Studios, 77 Industrial Road, Wainscott

    When: 8-12

    Why: Cool art, cool crowd, cool desserts and champagne

    $: 15

    What: Second Annual Help For Orphans Benefit

    Where: Nova's Ark Project, 30-60 Millstone Road, Water Mill

    When: 6:30-9:30

    Why: Aside from helping orphans, you'll get to check out Nova's Ark, which is chock full of zany, giant-scale sculptures, a cylindrical house with a face, and roaming livestock, plus you might wind up on RHONY, season 2.

    $: 200

    What: Free Style Friday

    Where: Ludlam Park, Riverside

    When: 7:30-11

    Why: Because it's something different, it's outdoors, and some of the contestants might actually have some talent.

    $: free

    What: Cocktail Reception to benefit Hoops for Hope

    Where: Walk Tall Gallery, 62 Park Place, East Hampton

    When: 5-9

    Why: Because Hoops for Hope, which builds basketball courts and provides coaching and equipment for childen in Southern Africa, is an incredible organization, and the paintings, by Frank Bowling RA, Carol Ann Carter, Allie McGhee, Nanette Carter and Gregory Coates, should provide excellent conversation fodder.

    $: 25

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