08/01/14 12:00pm

 

BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO| Cris D'Orio teaches Jasmine Guzman how to fix brakes
BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO| Cris D’Orio teaches Jasmine Guzman how to fix brakes

The Bike Shed is in its fourth year of operation and owner Cris DiOrio is eager to teach people how to fix and build bicycles for free. He can help with everything from adjusting brakes and shifters to overhauling bottom brackets and head sets. He shows you how to do the repairs; he doesn’t fix bikes himself. (more…)

07/29/14 2:00pm
COURTESY PHOTO | One Day in History comes to the Havens House on August 2.

COURTESY PHOTO | One Day in History comes to the Havens House on August 2.

If history teaches us anything, it’s that plenty of people on Shelter Island love it.

That’s why the Historical Society’s annual “One Day in History,” put on with the help of 100 volunteers, attracted nearly 400 people last year and promises to enthrall at least that many again this year on Saturday, August 2. (more…)