07/23/16 3:00pm

 

COURTESY PHOTO | Author Helen Simonson will be at the Library’s Tea and Talk on July 30.

COURTESY PHOTO | Author Helen Simonson will be at the Library’s Tea and Talk on July 30.

For those of us who are big fans of Helen Simonson’s best-selling novel, “Major Pettigrew’s Last Stand,” it is great news that she has just published another work of fiction and has agreed to visit the Shelter Island Library to discuss the book, “The Summer Before the War,” at a Tea and Talk event on July 30 at 4 p.m. in the Library’s community room. (more…)

07/21/16 3:00pm

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If you’re interested in nature and animals, come observe the skulls of a variety of animals and learn about the important function teeth serve for different species at Mashomack Preserve.

The latest installation of Young Naturalists, entitled “What If You Had Animal Teeth?”, will take place on Friday, July 22 from 10:30 a.m. to 12 noon, or 1 to 2:30 p.m. The program also includes a craft and fun game, and is appropriate for ages 4 and up. (more…)