06/30/17 8:00am
COURTESY PHOTO | 1907 ‘Portrait of Adele Bloch-Bauer I’ by Klimt

COURTESY PHOTO | 1907 ‘Portrait of Adele Bloch-Bauer I’ by Klimt

RECOVERING LOOTED NAZI ART

Raymond Dowd, an attorney specializing in recovery of art looted by the Nazis, will be the next guest speaker at the Shelter Island Library’s Friday Night Dialogues program on June 30. Mr. Dowd’s talk begins at 7 p.m. and he will share details about how looted art bankrolled the Nazi war machine and about legal efforts to return art to the rightful owners, despite opposition from some of the world’s most prominent museums and art collectors.   (more…)

06/29/17 1:04pm
JULIE LANE PHOTO The  Shelter Island Country Club's clubhouse.

JULIE LANE PHOTO The Shelter Island Country Club’s clubhouse.

Congratulations to the Class of 2017 from the Shelter Island Country Club (SICC). Job well done!

The club would like to thank the Amagansett American Legion for their generous and thoughtful donation of a new “Rules of Golf” sign. The sign is in memory of one of their deceased members, Ken Rea. Forty-four Legion members played golf on Tuesday. The sun came out and delivered a beautiful day. Everyone had a great time. (more…)

06/15/17 10:00am
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EVENTS

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…)

06/01/17 2:00pm
COURTESY PHOTO | A painting of lilies by Olive Reich.

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…)

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05/19/17 12:00pm
JULIE LANE PHOTO The Shelter Island Country Club's clubhouse.

JULIE LANE PHOTO
The Shelter Island Country Club’s clubhouse.

BY ANN BECKWITH
To all mothers, grandmothers, step-mothers, godmothers and mothers-in-law, the Shelter Island Country Club hopes you enjoyed you special day.

It has been cool and windy on Shelter Island this week but the warmer weather and sunshine has moved in. So get out and play golf at S.I.C.C. (more…)