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08/30/16 4:30pm
JULIE LANE PHOTO Renovations at the library began in May.

JULIE LANE PHOTO
Renovations at the library began in May.

Originally aiming for a late August completion date, it’s now estimated that construction at the Shelter Island Library, started in the spring, will conclude in early October, according to Library Director Terry Lucas.

Work on a new roof began in May and a new front entrance has been under construction this summer. (more…)

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05/10/16 10:00am
JULIE LANE PHOTO Roofers at work atop the Shelter Island Library last week.

JULIE LANE PHOTO Roofers at work atop the Shelter Island Library last week.

Braving rain and wind last week, intrepid roofers were atop the Shelter Island Library removing old shingles and preparing the building for a new roof, part of renovations by Reich/Eklund Construction. (more…)

11/16/15 2:00pm
PETER WALDNER ILLUSTRATION

PETER WALDNER ILLUSTRATION

The Friends of the Shelter Island Library will sponsor its sixth annual Turkey Plunge on Saturday, November 28 at 11 a.m. at Crescent Beach. Proceeds will benefit the library.

All plungers are welcome — wetsuits are allowed. Toes, ankles, knees, waist or full immersion — it’s your choice. Each participant should raise at least $25. (more…)

12/05/14 2:00pm
JO ANN KIRKLAND PHOTO Last year’s East End Hospice Tree Lighting at the library.

JO ANN KIRKLAND PHOTO
Last year’s East End Hospice Tree Lighting at the library.

The members of the Board of East End Hospice would like to welcome everyone to their second annual Tree of Lights ceremony, which will take place on Saturday, December 6 at 2:30 p.m. in front of the Shelter Island Library. (more…)