Live Music on the Rock
Happy birthday, Itzhak Perlman! Seventy years young this week, Mr. Perlman will be celebrating with the rest of the wonderful musicians at the Perlman Music Program this coming Saturday.
In 1958, when he was just 13 years old, Itzhak performed in Tel Aviv with several other Israeli musicians for Ed Sullivan, who promptly brought him to the United States and introduced him to the world. He played on the show again six years later, the same year Mr. Sullivan introduced another famous act — from Liverpool! (more…)
Here’s what’s happening around the Island from Thursday, August 27 to Friday, September 4 (more…)
Talia Carner, the author of “Jerusalem Maiden,” “China Doll” and “Puppet Child,” will return to the Shelter Island Library to read from her latest book, “Hotel Moscow,” at the Friday Night Dialogues on August 28 at 7 p.m. (more…)
Duck Race: Cheer on as rubber ducks float to the finish line in Chase Creek at the Chamber of Commerce’s fundraiser. Head over to Volunteer Park on Bridge Street on Sunday, August 30 at 12 noon; the race starts at 1 p.m., and will be held rain or shine.
Buy a duck and a chance to win money or just come and watch. (more…)
Here’s what to do on the Island from Thursday, August 20 to Wednesday, August 26: (more…)