BEN SMITH PHOTO
We all know how long it takes to drive across Shelter Island from north to south on Route 114. Some of us know there are 21.5 miles of trails meandering in and around Mashomack Preserve.
But have you ever wondered how big Shelter Island really is?
Glenn Waddington certainly did, and it’s a question that he puzzled over for quite some time. (more…)
The Shelter Island Library is now offering tickets to screenings of the Metropolitan Opera Live in HD at Guild Hall in East Hampton. Tickets are $15 and performances include Barlett Sher’s production of Gounod’s opera “Romeo et Juliette” with Diana Damrau and Vittorio Grigolo (above) on January 21. (Courtesy photo).
MET LIVE TICKETS
The Shelter Island Library is currently offering tickets to see performances of the Metropolitan Opera Live in HD which will be broadcast on a large screen at Guild Hall’s John Drew Theater in East Hampton on select Saturday afternoons in coming months. Tickets are $15 each and available for purchase at the circulation desk. Performances include “Romeo et Juliette” on January 21, “La Traviata” on March 11 and “Eugene Onegin” on April 22. All performances begin at 1 p.m.
Guild Hall is located at 158 Main Street, East Hampton. For more information, call the library at (631) 749-0042. (more…)
COURTESY PHOTO | Heather and Pete perform at the American Legion on January 6.
MUSIC FOR A NEW YEAR
Acoustic rock duo Heather and Pete have a sound that is built on vocal duet harmonies, minimal guitar, and banjo. On Friday, January 6, the pair start the new year off right with an evening of live music on the lower level of the Shelter Island American Legion Hall. The music goes from 7 to 9 p.m. and admission is free. (more…)
JIM COLLIGAN PHOTO
Has Shelter Island made advances to lessen tick-borne diseases by controlling tick infestations? (more…)
THURSDAY, DECEMBER 8
Lego Club, 2:30 p.m., library. (631) 749-0042.
Third annual Decorate Your Door, Store or More, a contest sponsored by the Shelter Island Chamber of Commerce. Vote online for your favorite through December 18. shelterislandchamber.org. (more…)