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LIFE'S GUIDE TO THE 2017 SEASON and Academy Award winner Stephen Schwartz comes to Bay Street on August 28. Together with a troupe of talented friends they’ll perform songs from his many shows as only they can. As with all Bay Street shows tickets for these one night only events are limited and can be found at www.baystreet.org or by calling 631- 725-9500.   WRITERS GALORE The East End has long been a preferred spot for writ- ers so a night’s celebration of all things literary seems extremely appropriate. This year the East Hampton Li- brary offers AUTHORS NIGHT on August 12. That Sat- urday join the ever-present Alec Baldwin and his lovely wife, Hilaria, as they host the literary event of the sea- son. Writers expected to attend include Alan Alda, Dick Cavett, Jeffrey Lyons, Molly Haskell and many more. The evening begins at 5pm with a reception under the grand tent at 4 Maidstone Lane, just around the corner from the Library. Guests can meet and mingle with over 100 of their favorite authors, buy their books and enjoy a summers sunset. At 7:30 the authors leave for dinners at private homes to be joined by selected guests. An intimate, indelible, unique opportunity re- ception tickets are $100 with private dinner tickets be- gin at $225. To buy your’s drop by the Library at 159 Main Street or call 631-324-0222.   BATTER UP!! ???????????????????????? Speaking of writers, here’s one East End event you Soar on the wings of Shabbat on the Beach with Rabbi Joshua Franklin and Cantor/Rabbi Debra Stein! Shabbat on H the BEAC ???????????????????????? have to mark on your calendar. Easily one of the most popular events of this or any other season the 69th an- nual ARTISTS AND WRITERS softball game will be played August 19 at East Hampton’s Herrick Park ball field. A titanic clash of egos if nothing else, this get to- gether is part sports and a whole lot of kidding around. Expect to see familiar faces like Alex Baldwin, Mike Lupica, Michael Bloomberg, Christy Brinkley, Matt Lau- Find your center, here. JEWISH CENTER OF THE HAMPTONS FRIDAY NIGHTS at MAIN BEACH | 6:00 – 6:30PM MAY 26 - SEPT 1 SHABBAT ON THE BEACH SCHEDULE JULY 7 SHINSHINIM | JULY 28 BLESSING OF THE ANIMALS AUGUST 18 NOAH ARONSON & PENCIL POWER BACKPACKS Followed by Bonfire and Pot Luck Shabbat Dinner 6:30–7:30pm All are welcome! Jewish Center of the Hamptons 44 Woods Lane, East Hampton, NY 11937 | 631.324.9858 | www.jcoh.org 14 | Montauk / Hampton Life | August 2017 www.MontaukLife.com