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I made a point of attending the library fundraiser under the tent last Friday evening. What a treat!
It was billed as “Suds and Song” and featured folksinger Caroline Doctorow on guitar along with two other musicians. There were times when the audience could join in the singing. (more…)
BEVERLA WALZ PHOTOS Alexander Clarke reacts to the fireworks while sitting with his mom, Betinna.
The 60th annual Shelter Island Fireworks show is now one for the history books. Hundreds of people turned out to enjoy the festivities before, during and after the pyrotechnics display, which was provided by Fireworks by Grucci. (more…)
REPORTER FILE PHOTO | Fireworks by Grucci will light up the summer summer sky on July 8.
Every year, Islanders excitedly look forward to the colorful fireworks that light up the night sky, gathering on beaches and boats near Crescent Beach to enjoy the show. The annual Shelter Island Fireworks show would not be possible, however, without the services of Fireworks by Grucci, the internationally renowned, family owned and operated company. (more…)
50 YEARS AGO IN HISTORY
The last Beatles concert tour of the United States began. (more…)
COURTESY PHOTO | Ira Haspel of KK’s the Farm in Southold speaks on “Biodynamic Farming” at the Shelter Island Historical Society on July 2.
Developed in the early 1920s, biodynamic farming is based on the spiritual insights and practical suggestions of Austrian writer, educator and social activist Rudolf Steiner (1861-1925), whose philosophy is called “anthroposophy.” On Saturday, July 2 at 11 a.m. Ira Haspel of KK’s the Farm in Southold will offer a presentation on “Biodynamic Farming” at the Shelter Island Historical Society’s Havens Barn. Pick up lunch at the on-site farmers market and join the discussion. (more…)