Help send Strawberry on her way home on Earth Day

As someone who is passionate about preserving our planet and wildlife, I’m super excited to announce that Strawberry, a rehabilitated seal, is being released back into the wild, on April 22, at Ponquogue Beach – and we’re all invited to wish her luck on her new adventure. And, in honor of Earth Day, you’re also invited to take part in the Hampton Bays beach cleanup, immediately following this sweet pup’s release.

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Home and garden inspiration to be found at the Long Island Spring Home Show

Refreshing the home, inside and out, is a springtime custom and where best to get motivated than at the Long Island Spring Home Show, designed for homeowners in all stages of remodeling, landscaping and decorating their home, held April 7-8, at NYCB Live’s Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum in Uniondale.

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It’s time for a spring THAW this Friday, Saturday and Sunday in the Hamptons

How appropriate, as the island begins to defrost from its 4th Nor’easter, to take in a festival on the first weekend of spring, March 23-25, that goes by the name of THAW – The Hamptons Art Weekend Festival.

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DeGarmo and Young star in “Hair” in Concert Friday and Saturday in Patchogue

Having seen “Hair” both on- and off-Broadway nine times (because it never failed to move me), I’m excited the show celebrates its 50th anniversary this year; and, even more thrilled that two of its Broadway stars, Diana DeGarmo and Ace Young, are performing in “Hair” in Concert, March 9-10, at the Patchogue Theatre.

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Say hello to the Year of the Dog with a Lunar New Year Celebration at the Tilles Center

This Friday marks the beginning of the Lunar New Year and to ring it in, the Long Island Chinese American Association’s third annual Celebration, showcasing the diversity, splendor and richness of the Asian culture, is set to take place at Tilles Center for the Performing Arts at LIU Post, on Feb. 25.

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