ELEANOR P. LABROZZI PHOTO | Christopher Ward and Harrison Weslek race for the ball.
The dodgeball tournament to benefit the Shelter Island Early Childhood Learning Center was a resounding success. The tournament was held on Saturday, March 25 in the Shelter Island School gymnasium, and in addition to drawing a great turnout, over $5,000 was raised for the preschool.
Roz Dimon found some bargains at the “dollar store” in Tokyo.
In March, artist and Shelter Island resident Roz Dimon traveled to Tokyo to take part in “Urban Disaster and Art 9-11/3-11,” an international symposium at the City and Art Institute of Waseda University. The title of the symposium refers to both the date of the terrorist attacks on New York City in September 2001 and the date of the earthquake and massive tsunami that devastated Japan in March of 2011. (more…)
ELEANOR P. LABROZZI PHOTO | Will Garrison, Sophia Strauss, Sydney Clark and Zoey Bolton during a recent rehearsal of ‘Curtains’ at Shelter Island School.
Fans of musical theater will be happy to know that the young thespians of the Shelter Island School Drama Club are back this weekend with another ambitious production to brighten the spirit.
This time it’s “Curtains,” a musical with book by Rupert Holmes (of “Piña Colada” song fame), lyrics by Fred Ebb and music by John Kander. (more…)
COURTESY PHOTO | Tom Clavin
DODGE CITY’S DENIZENS
Best-selling author Tom Clavin speaks about his new book “Dodge City: Wyatt Earp, Bat Masterson and the Wickedest Town in the American West” as part of Friday Night Dialogues at Shelter Island Library on March 31 at 7 p.m. (more…)
COURTESY PHOTO | Reunion in Florida, March 2, 2017.
A Shelter Island reunion was held on March 2 at the Florida home of Marj and Bob Smith. Bob is the brother of town clerk Dorothy Smith Ogar. Thirty people attended and 20 of them were Shelter Island High School graduates. (more…)