ELEANOR P. LABROZZI PHOTO | Front Row: Lily Brigham, Lily Potter Elsie Mae Brigham, Aisley Davidson, Alice Potter. Back row, from left: Natalie Fernandez, Mrs. Russell (Youth Chair), Maeve Purcell, Natalie Mamisashvili, Juliana Medina, Ryan Sanwald, Johanna Kaasik, William Marshall. Missing from photo are Saddie Green Clark and Regina Weisenberg.
It’s a small gesture, but one that can bring a huge lift to the spirits of homebound residents. Each year, in advance of Valentine’s Day, young members of the junior garden club get together after school to create floral arrangements for recipients of the Meals on Wheels program. (more…)
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Shelter Island Presbyterian Church is the Meals on Wheels hub for the Island.
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ELEANOR P. LABROZZI PHOTO
Members of the Garden Club’s Youth Division, chaired by Carol Russell, made these small Valentine arrangements last week to decorate the trays delivered to the recipients of the Island’s Meals on Wheels program. Each one came with greetings and a photo of the young person who made it.
Back row, from the left: Brandon Velasquez, Nicholas Labrozzi and Nicholas Mamisashvilli; middle row: Emma Martinez, Margaret Schultheis, Dayla Reyes, Valeria Reyes, Katie Doyle and Myla Dougherty; front: Isabella Perlaki-Fonseca.