COURTESY PHOTO | Shelter Island Cricket Club.
Cricket returns to the Island with the fifth annual Shelter Island Cricket Club (SICC) charity match on Saturday, July 30 to raise funds for the Shelter Island Ambulance Fund, which supports the all-volunteer Shelter Island Emergency Medical Services (SIEMS) squad. (more…)
RICHARD LOMUSCIO PHOTO Artists at work.
There were many happy and excited artists at the Senior Center when I visited last week.
They were participating in a class taught by Island artist Janet Culbertson, an award-winning, internationally known painter who is renowned for protecting the environment through her work. (more…)
COURTESY PHOTO | Author Helen Simonson will be at the Library’s Tea and Talk on July 30.
For those of us who are big fans of Helen Simonson’s best-selling novel, “Major Pettigrew’s Last Stand,” it is great news that she has just published another work of fiction and has agreed to visit the Shelter Island Library to discuss the book, “The Summer Before the War,” at a Tea and Talk event on July 30 at 4 p.m. in the Library’s community room. (more…)
PETER WALDNER PHOTO
Michael McFadden should check the guest list for his next pool party so he won’t be surprised by the likes of Finnegan, the nickname given to this great white shark (or a reasonable facsimile) by Reporter cartoonist and artist Peter Waldner, who should know. (more…)
If you’re interested in nature and animals, come observe the skulls of a variety of animals and learn about the important function teeth serve for different species at Mashomack Preserve.
The latest installation of Young Naturalists, entitled “What If You Had Animal Teeth?”, will take place on Friday, July 22 from 10:30 a.m. to 12 noon, or 1 to 2:30 p.m. The program also includes a craft and fun game, and is appropriate for ages 4 and up. (more…)