02/07/16 3:00pm
JACK LIEBECK PHOTO / COURTESY PHOTO Pianist Julia Fedoseeva, left, will accompany her husband, cellist Dmitry Kouzov, February 14 at the Presbyterian Church.

JACK LIEBECK PHOTO / COURTESY PHOTO
Pianist Julia Fedoseeva, left, will accompany her husband, cellist Dmitry Kouzov, February 14 at the Presbyterian Church.

The Shelter Island Friends of Music will present “Heart and Soul,” a concert featuring the immensely talented Russian cellist Dmitry Kouzov on Sunday, February 14 at 3 p.m. at the Presbyterian Church. (more…)

01/29/16 4:30pm
Gene Kelly dancing in the famous scene from ‘Singing in the Rain.’

Gene Kelly dancing in the famous scene from ‘Singing in the Rain.’

A hot and wild musical is just what we need to warm us on these cold winter days. We will show “Singing in the Rain” with Gene Kelly, Donald O’Conner and Debbie Reynolds on Wednesday, February 3 at 2:30 p.m. at the Senior Activity Center. (more…)

01/26/16 4:30pm
The cover of Forager's Cocktails.

The cover of Forager’s Cocktails.

A bristly, irritating stinging nettle plant might be unwelcome in most homeowners’ yards, but for Amy Zavatto, it’s a great bitter root to balance the sweet agave syrup in a “Swizzle.”

“The weed is kind of in the eye of the beholder,” said Zavatto, a part-time Greenport resident and author of the new book “Forager’s Cocktails,” which features more than 40 recipes using foraged and grown ingredients. Drinks made with fresh components like elder flower, wood sorrel and lovage are accompanied by tantalizing photos of the finished products.

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