04/20/17 10:00am
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EVENTS

THURSDAY, APRIL 20

Homemade lava lamps, a youth craft project. 3 p.m., library. (631) 749-0042.

Soccer Clinic, for grades 2 to 6. Meets Tuesdays and Thursdays, 3 to 4 p.m., Fiske Field through June 13. Offered by Colonial Sports Group and sponsored by Shelter Island Recreation Soccer. $120 per player/$200 per family. Register with Garth at Town Rec office or call (631) 749-0978 after 4:15 p.m.  (more…)

04/06/17 2:00pm

 

COURTESY PHOTO | violin virtuoso Eric Silberger performs on Shelter Island on April 22.

COURTESY PHOTO | violin virtuoso Eric Silberger performs on Shelter Island on April 22.

VIOLIN VIRTUOSO

In celebrating its 40th anniversary season with concerts of returning artists who were audience favorites, the Shelter Island Friends of Music presents violin virtuoso Eric Silberger with Kwan Yi, piano accompanist. They will perform works by Grieg, Beethoven and Sinding. The concert is 8 p.m. on Saturday, April 22 at the Shelter Island Presbyterian Church. (more…)

04/06/17 10:00am

 

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EVENTS

THURSDAY, APRIL 6

Wii U for teens, come play with friends. 3 p.m., Shelter Island Library. (631) 749-0042.

Ferry Writers, 5 p.m., library. Registration requested. Email Jocelyn Ozolins at [email protected] or call (631) 749-0042.  (more…)

03/30/17 10:00am
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EVENTS

THURSDAY, MARCH 30

“Curtains, a musical mystery comedy by Rupert Holmes, Fred Ebb and John Kander performed by the students of Shelter Island School. 7 p.m. in the school auditorium. Shows also March 31 and April 1 at 8 p.m., April 2 at 3 p.m. For tickets, call (631) 749-0302. (more…)

03/10/17 4:16pm
REPORTER FILE PHOTO Eagle have been spotted in Mashomack.

REPORTER FILE PHOTO This bald eagle was spotted in Mashomack.

In the quietest moment of every Shelter Island winter, Mashomack Preserve allows about 20 people to explore the windswept beach, old farm fields and briar-choked forest of the Katherine Ordway Wildlife Refuge. This year, I got to go along, as happy as if I’d scored tickets to “Hamilton.” The music — mainly birdsong — was just as good. (more…)