REPORTER FILE PHOTO | A 2015 Shakespeare performance on the lawn at Sylvester Manor.
SHAKESPEARE AT THE MANOR
Bringing dynamic arts programming to Shelter Island is a vital part of the mission at Sylvester Manor Educational Farm and since 2009, “Shakespeare at the Manor” has been a cornerstone in the Manor’s commitment to encourage deeper connections to culture and place. (more…)
Jim Preston (center), head of the non-profit Shelter Island Ambulance Foundation, and Detective Sergeant Jack Thilberg, the Town’s director of Emergency Medical Services, (right) present $85,000 check to Supervisor Jim Dougherty toward the purchase of a future new ambulance.
The Shelter Island Emergency Medical Services team takes pride in quickly responding to medical emergencies and rapidly getting patients to the area hospital that best suits their needs — despite being surrounded on all sides by water. (more…)
BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO James Montague flashing some power at the charity cricket match last Saturday on the field next to the Island Boatyard .
Hundreds of spectators showed up last Saturday to watch the Shelter Island Cricket club and “The Rest of The World” play two games of cricket to raise money for the Shelter Island Ambulance Foundation. (more…)
ELEANOR P. LABROZZI PHOTO All month, Sylvester Manor has been offering free Saturday morning farm programs in the Windmill Field during CSA pickup hours, 9 to 11 a.m. This week visitors can stop in for a quick pickle demo and worksongs.
The third installment in “Great Decisions,” the monthly foreign policy discussion series at Shelter Island Library, will be held on Thursday, July 28, at 5:30 p.m. The series is moderated by career diplomat Kirk Ressler and this month’s topic is “The Future of Kurdistan.” For more information, call (631) 749-1001. (more…)
COURTESY PHOTO | Shelter Island Cricket Club.
Cricket returns to the Island with the fifth annual Shelter Island Cricket Club (SICC) charity match on Saturday, July 30 to raise funds for the Shelter Island Ambulance Fund, which supports the all-volunteer Shelter Island Emergency Medical Services (SIEMS) squad. (more…)