Weekly Calendar: April 13 — April 23, 2017





Inverted Pi Day, young adults are invited to get scientific and experiment with pizza and a craft. 3 p.m., library. (631) 749-0042.

Shelter Island Library Book Club, “Song of Solomon” by Toni Morrison. 5 p.m., library. (631) 749-0042. 


After school movie, screening of the Disney animated film “Moana.” 3 p.m., library. (631) 749-0042.


String art for adults, with Casey Fehn. 1 p.m., library. Free. Register at the circulation desk. (631) 749-0042.


Mystery Monday Book Club, “Double Whammy” by Carl Hiassen. 5 p.m., library. (631) 749-0042.


Movies at the Library, “Anastasia” 1956 film directed by Anatole Litvak starring Ingrid Bergman and Yul Brynner. 1 p.m., library. (631) 749-0042.

LEGO Club, join your friends and get building. 3 p.m., library. (631) 749-0042.


Duct tape for young adults, get crafty with a bin of duct tape. 3 p.m., library. (631) 749-0042.

“Yoga 4 Peace in the Middle East,” a yoga class to raise money for Médecins Sans Frontières (Doctors Without Borders) to help Syrian children. Sponsored by Shelter Island School National Honor Society members Melissa Frasco and Isabella Sherman. 4 to 5 p.m., American Legion Hall. Dawn Hedberg leads. Donation $15 adults, $10 students. Drop ins and all levels welcome. Bring mat, water and yoga block if possible. Offered Wednesdays through April 26. For details call Janine Mahoney at (631) 749-0302 extension 133.

First rehearsal of the Shelter Island Community Chorus. 7 to 8:30 p.m., Presbyterian Church. Concert on Sunday, June 18. New members are welcome. For information, call Jack Monaghan at (631) 749-3216.

American Legion Auxiliary, Mitchell Post #281 assembles mailing for the “Bakeless Bake Sale.” 7 p.m., American Legion. Volunteers appreciated.


Homemade lava lamps, a youth craft project. 3 p.m., library. (631) 749-0042.

Soccer Clinic, for grades 2 to 6. Meets Tuesdays and Thursdays, 3 to 4 p.m., Fiske Field through June 13. Offered by Colonial Sports Group and sponsored by Shelter Island Recreation Soccer. $120 per player/$200 per family. Register with Garth at Town Rec office or call (631) 749-0978 after 4:15 p.m.


Student Job Fair, 1:30 to 2:30 p.m., Shelter Island School gymnasium. Businesses invited to meet prospective student employees. Reserve a table by contacting Martha Tuthill at (631) 749-0302 extension 139 or [email protected]

Earth Day Craft, for youth. 3 p.m., library. (631) 749-0042.

Entry submissions, for “My Favorite Daffodil” the public class competiton of the Garden Club of Shelter Island’s annual Daffodil Show on April 22. Entries accepted 2 to 6 p.m., Quinipet Camp & Retreat Center. American Daffodil Society judges will be on hand to help identify your blooms.

Business of the Year awards dinner, 6:30 to 9:30 p.m., Gardiner’s Bay Country Club. Tickets are $100 and include open bar, appetizers, three-course dinner, and music. Sponsored by the Shelter Island Chamber of Commerce. For tickets, visit shelterislandchamber.org.

Friday Night Dialogues, Cara Loriz presents “Seeding a Resilient Future of Food.” 7 p.m., library. (631) 749-0042.


Earth Day celebration, 10 a.m. to noon,  Mashomack Preserve. Wear waterproof boots. Register at (631) 749-4219.

Daffodil Show, sponsored by the Garden Club of Shelter Island. 2 to 5 p.m., Quinipet Camp & Retreat Center. Public invited to participate in the “My Favorite Daffodil” class.

The Slocan Ramblers, Canadian bluegrass band performs at 6 p.m. and 8 p.m. in a Sylvester Manor house concert. $25. Sponsored by Sylvester Manor. (631) 749-0626 or sylvestermanor.org.

Shelter Island Friends of Music, violin virtuoso Eric Silberger with Kwan Yi, piano accompanist. 8 p.m., Shelter Island Presbyterian Church. Special post-concert reception. Free. Donations appreciated.


10th annual State of the Town Luncheon, noon to 2 p.m., Ram’s Head Inn. Supervisor Jim Dougherty speaks on key issues facing the Island. Q&A follows. Sponsored by the League of Women Voters of Shelter Island. Tickets $50 in advance/$55 at the door. Cash bar. Reservations and selection of entrée (prosciutto-wrapped chicken or grilled swordfish) required by Monday, April 17 and should be sent with checks to the LWVSI, PO. Box 396, Shelter Island Heights, NY 11965. LWVshelterisland.org.


(At Town Hall unless otherwise noted.)

April 15: Village of Dering Harbor, village hall, 10 a.m.; ARB 10:30 a.m.

April 17: Water Advisory Committee, 7 p.m.

April 18: Town Board, work session, 1 p.m.

April 19: Board of Education meeting, School conference room, 6 p.m.

April 19: ZBA, hearing, 7:30 p.m.

April 21: Town Board, meeting, 4:30 p.m.


Alcoholics Anonymous, Fridays, beginners meeting, 7:30 p.m., Presbyterian Church. Open discussion Monday through Friday, 7 a.m. St. Mary’s; Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Saturdays, 7:30 p.m.

Al-Anon, Saturdays, 10 a.m., library, St. Mary’s.

Alateen, for ages 11 to 18, Tuesdays, 3 p.m., Presbyterian Church, downstairs.

American Legion, Friday night dinners with Stephanie, 6 p.m. For legionnaires, auxiliary members and boosters. (631) 749-1180.

Art Barnett Poetry Roundtable, Tuesdays, 4 p.m., library.

Clase de Ingles, Thursdays, 4 to 5 p.m., English class for Spanish-speaking adults, library. Free.

Essentrics with Laury, low-impact exercise. Thursdays, 8 to 9 a.m.; Saturdays, 11 a.m. to noon, American Legion/Youth Center. Wednesdays, 5 p.m., library. Free.

Exercise classes, Tuesdays, 8 a.m., Saturdays, 9 a.m. American Legion/Youth Center. $5/class. Maggie, (631) 664-1476. 

Fit Fusion, Wednesdays with Callie Atkins, 5 p.m., Recreation Department, Legion Hall, $5.

Knitting Club, Thursdays, 5 p.m., library.

Mah-jongg Club, Mondays, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., library lower level.

PiYo, Pilates/yoga based exercise, Tuesdays and Thursdays with Julie Romanchuk-Weisenberg, 5:30 to 6:30 p.m., Recreation Department, Legion Hall, $5 (10 class card $45). (516) 659-9155.

Poker Table, Thursdays, 2 p.m., Senior Activity Center. (631) 749-1059.

Senior mah-jongg, Fridays and Mondays, 1:30 to 5 p.m., Senior Activity Center, SCAC. (631) 749-1059.

Senior yoga, Fridays and Mondays, 10 a.m., Senior Activity Center, Fridays $5, Mondays free. (631) 749-1059.

Silver Circle Social Club, Wednesdays, 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., Senior Activity Center. Call (631) 749-1059 for details.

Story and a craft, Saturdays, 10:30 a.m., library. (631) 749-0042. Call for dates.

2Rs4Fun!, Wednesdays, 2:15 p.m., library.

Tai Chi, Thursdays with Fred Soroka, 6:30 p.m., Recreation Department, school gym. $25 per month.

Toddler story time, Mondays, 1 p.m., library. Call for dates: (631) 749-0042.

Total body toning, with Maggie Davis. Thursdays 8 to 9 a.m., Saturdays 9 to 10 a.m., Recreation Department, Legion Hall, $5 (10 class card $45).

Youth Center, weekdays 3 to 6 p.m.; Fridays and Saturdays 6 to 10 p.m. Legion Hall, gym.

Zumba, Wednesdays with Callie Atkins, 5 to 6 p.m., Recreation Department, Youth Center, $5 per class.

Zumba, with Melanie, Mondays, 5:30 p.m.; Saturdays, 8:30 a.m., library.

Zumba Gold, Mondays and Wednesdays with Susan Binder, 9 to 10 a.m., Recreation Department, Youth Center, $5 per class.