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…)
THURSDAY, JUNE 1
Registration begins, for Mashomack Preserve’s Summer Children’s Educational Program for grades 3 through 7. Programs run mornings from July 10 to 14 or August 14 to 18. Registration opens at 9 a.m. at (631) 749-4219. (more…)
BARRY GORDIN PHOTO | ‘The Man in the Ceiling’ creative team during rehearsals in New York City. From left, composer Andrew Lippa, book writer Jules Feiffer, and director Jeffrey Seller.
Guests of the Shelter Island Library Book and Author Luncheon have a huge treat in store. New Island resident Jules Feiffer — world renowned cartoonist, author, playwright and all-around wit — has agreed to speak at the annual event which will be held on June 10 at The Pridwin Hotel.
He and his wife, Joan Holden, also a writer, moved into their house adjacent to Klenawicus Airfield in January and they are pleased with Island life. “It’s a different world, quieter, low key, not revved up. Life here seems old fashioned and civilized.” (more…)
THURSDAY, MAY 25
Senior Citizen trip, to Mohegan Sun Casino in Connecticut. Bus leaves 7:15 a.m. for Orient Point. Particpants will buy their Sea Jet tickets at the Cross Sound Ferry office. Call Mollie Strugats for details and information at (631) 749-1456. (more…)
THURSDAY, MAY 18
Virtual Reality, young adults play VR games with friends. 3 p.m., library. (631) 749-0042.
Ferry writers, join in writing exercises with supportive group. 5 p.m., library. (631) 749-0042. (more…)