50+ drop-in basketball, Sundays, noon to 2 p.m., school gym. No charge.
Adult coed drop-in basketball, Mondays and Thursdays, 7 to 8:30 p.m., school gym. No charge.
Adult coed drop-in soccer, Tuesdays, 8:30 to 10 p.m., school gym. No charge.
Adult coed drop-in volleyball, Wednesdays, 7 to 10 p.m., school gym. No charge.
REPORTER FILE PHOTO Physical therapy services at the FIT Center are being negotiated.
Eastern Long Island Hospital and Southampton’s Active East Physcial Therapy are mulling agreements from Shelter Island Town to provide physical therapy services at the FIT Center. (more…)
STRINGER NEWS PHOTO Shelter Island Police Department officers on Oak Tree Lane in Silver Beach March 19, investigating a home invasion.
Reverend Paul Wancura, who was the victim of a brutal home invasion more than two weeks ago that put him in Stony Brook University Hospital in critical condition, is “showing signs of some slight improvement,” according to his colleague, Father Charles McCarron, pastor of St. Mary’s Church. (more…)
50 YEARS AGO IN HISTORY
Three students died in the Orangeburg massacre at South Carolina State University where black students stood up to protest a whites-only policy at the areas’s only bowling alley.
The United States conducted a nuclear test at a Nevada site.
American actor Gary Coleman, best known for his role on the NBC series “Different Strokes,” was born in Zion, Illinois.
American figure skater Peggy Fleming won gold at the 1968 Grenoble, France, winter Olympics
“Planet of the Apes,” starring Charlton Heston, Roddy McDowell and Kim Hunter, was released in New York City
And on Shelter Island . . .
REPORTER FILE PHOTO | Shelter Island’s FIT Center.
FIT CENTER OPEN HOUSE
The Shelter Island Recreation Department will sponsor an open house at the FIT Center on Sunday, January 21 from 2 to 3 p.m. Bethany Ortmann, director of the department, and Emily Bohach, FIT manager, will answer questions about the equipment or the facility. The center is behind the Shelter Island School on School Street. For information, call the FIT Center at (631) 749-0978. (more…)