JUDY CARD PHOTO | And they’re off! The 2017 Shelter Island 10K/5K Run/Walk is June 17.
38TH ANNUAL 10K/5K
The 38th annual Shelter Island 10K/5K Run/Walk is Saturday, June 17 at 5:30 p.m. After the race, head to Island Boat Yard for the annual Runners Festival from 7 to 10 p.m. featuring food trucks, beer and wine, dancing with DJ Twilo, kids fun area with bounce houses, games and crafts, raffle prizes, a silent auction, and more. (more…)
THURSDAY, JUNE 15
Ferry writers, join in writing exercises with supportive group. 5 p.m., library. (631) 749-0042.
Chamber music master class, with Roger Tapping. 7 p.m., Clark Arts Center at the Perlman Music Program Free. (212) 877-5045. (more…)
THURSDAY, JUNE 8
Mashomack Book-in-the-Woods, a half mile walk and story as you go. “Crab Moon” by Ruth Horowitz on view in June. Mashomack Preserve.
Paint Night, to benefit the Shelter Island class of 2018. 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., Center firehouse (rear entrance). $30 high school students, $40 for adults includes appetizers, soft drinks and all painting supplies. No experience necessary. Reserve at [email protected] or call (631) 749-0302 extension 133. (more…)
COURTESY PHOTO | A painting of lilies by Olive Reich.
OLIVE REICH’S WORK ON VIEW
The artwork of Island artist Olive Reich will be featured in an exhibition at Griffing and Collins Real Estate in Shelter Island Heights. She is known for her beautiful watercolors of flowers and sailboats and both will be on display in the show, which opens with a reception on Saturday, June 10 from 4 to 6 p.m.
Pictured above, a watercolor painting of peonies by Ms. Reich. (more…)
COURTESY PHOTO | Perlman Music Program alumna Stella Chen.
The Perlman Music Program has numerous events planned for Memorial Day weekend at the Clark Arts Center. The music begins at 5 p.m. on Saturday, May 27 with the Stires-Stark Alumni Recital Series and a concert by violinist Stella Chen performing Beethoven, Brahms, Chausson, and Waxman masterworks with pianist Drew Peterson. Chen, the youngest ever prize-winner at the Yehudi Menuhin International Competition, is pursuing a Doctor of Musical Arts degree at The Juilliard School. Tickets are $25 for adults, free for ages 18 and under. (more…)