06/29/15 2:00pm
COURTESY PHOTO Pianist Dalia Lazar will perform at the Presbyterian Church on Sunday, July 5.

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Pianist Dalia Lazar will perform at the Presbyterian Church on Sunday, July 5.

A special event is taking place during the July 4th weekend as part of the Shelter Island Friends of Music concert series. Dalia Lazar will play on Sunday, July 5 at 8 p.m. at the Presbyterian Church. (more…)

06/26/15 10:00am
CHARITY ROBEY PHOTO | CHARITY ROBEY PHOTO Reverend Stephen Fearing will preach at Union Chapel in the Grove on Sunday, June 28 at 10:30 a.m.


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Reverend Stephen Fearing will preach at Union Chapel in the Grove on Sunday, June 28 at 10:30 a.m.

Reverend Stephen Fearing, pastor of the Shelter Island Presbyterian Church, will lead the morning worship at Union Chapel in the Grove on Sunday, June 28 at 10:30 a.m. This service is focused on worship for children and will feature lessons read by young adults and music geared for a youthful audience. (more…)

06/25/15 4:30pm

 

PHOTO: HERMIONE2015.COM The Hermione under sail.

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The Hermione under sail.

“Nous voila, Lafayette!” — Lafayette, we are here!”

That stirring declaration was delivered in Paris at the tomb of the Marquis de Lafayette on July 4, 1917 at a ceremony celebrating the historic service of the French “boy general” in the American Revolution. It marked the arrival of the first U.S. military forces in Europe, where they joined the French and other allies in the bloody conflict that would come to be known as World War I. (more…)