Roger Pasquier is a lifelong New Yorker as well as an avid bird watcher who has written several books about ornithology. In pursuit of this interest, he has spent long hours in Central Park which led to his most recent book. On Friday, June 3 at 7 p.m. the Friday Night Dialogues at Shelter Island Public Library is pleased to host Mr. Pasquier who will speak about his experience writing that book, “Painting Central Park.” (more…)
CAROL GALLIGAN PHOTO | Here’s a poor photograph (sorry!) of my 25 babies. I think they’re wonderful!
Progress report as follows: I am still completely in love with my succulents. But I’m also still convinced they have come to us from another world. (more…)
COURTESY PHOTO | Paul Galbraith
On the relentless quest to bring diverse, global musical performances to Shelter Island, the Shelter Island Friends of Music has engaged a rare talent in Paul Galbraith, the foremost virtuoso of the eight-string classical guitar. Mr. Galbraith performs in concert on the Island on June 4. (more…)
COURTESY PHOTO | The booklet cover is a map of Shelter Island by Louse Tuthill-Green.
Visitors to Shelter Island love the beaches, woods, events and eateries on the island, but first-timers don’t always know the extent of the diversity of the community.
Terry Lucas of the Shelter Island Public Library and Cindy Belt of Mashomack Preserve put their heads together over the winter and came up with the idea of the Shelter Island Scavenger Hunt. (more…)