REPORTER FILE PHOTO | Fireworks will light up the summer summer sky on July 8. Sunset Beach Hotel will host an Endless Summer cocktail party on June 23 to raise money for the fireworks show.
ENDLESS SUMMER COCKTAIL
Sunset Beach Hotel will host an Endless Summer cocktail party on Friday, June 23 in support of the 60th annual Shelter Island Fireworks.
The party runs from 6 to 9 p.m. and includes an open bar, hors d’oeuvres, music and raffles. Tickets are $75 in advance at shelterislandfireworks.com or $100 at the door. The annual fireworks show is 100 percent donor supported. (more…)
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…)
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…)
JULIE LANE PHOTO School Superintendent Leonard Skuggevik will be leaving the district in August. A March 29 forum at the school brought together parents and consultants to voice ideas about his replacement.
Vision. Consistency. Creativity. Presence in the community.
Those are some characteristics Shelter Island parents and other community residents want in their next school superintendent, which they voiced at a March 29 forum at the school. (more…)
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…)