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09/10/18 4:30pm
COURTESY PHOTO New solar panels atop the Shelter Island Presbyterian Church’s Fellowship Hall.

COURTESY PHOTO
New solar panels atop the Shelter Island Presbyterian Church’s Fellowship Hall.

One of Reverend Stephen Fearing’s legacies to Shelter Island Presbyterian Church came to fruition this month with installation of solar panels on both the church on North Ferry Road and the manse on Thomas Avenue. (more…)

09/01/18 8:00am
ELLEN APPLE/MIKE MORELAND PHOTO Piano virtuoso Fei-Fei will play an ISLAND concert on September 2.

ELLEN APPLE/MIKE MORELAND PHOTO
Piano virtuoso Fei-Fei will play an Island concert on September 2.

Piano virtuoso Fei-Fei will play a concert at the Shelter Island Presbyterian Church on Sunday, September 2, at 8 p.m.

This young pianist from mainland China has chosen music of Mozart, Schumann and Rachmaninoff, as well as the beloved Andante Spianato of Chopin. (more…)

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08/31/18 2:00pm
ANNABELLE WOODWARD PHOTO

ANNABELLE WOODWARD PHOTO

This is the third in a series about religious institutions on Shelter Island.

According to Shelter Island Presbyterian Church’s newly appointed Pastor Bob Griffin, all religions are alike in that they identify a problem and propose a solution.

The problem today? Existential duress, the kind that Pastor Griffin believes is symptomatic of “way too many people all over the media telling you what you are and who you should be.” (more…)

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07/30/18 12:00pm
JULIE LANE PHOTO Planners for next Thursdays ‘Suddenly Alone’ workshop are (from left) Penny and John Kerr, Marilynn Pysher and Lynn Franklin.

JULIE LANE PHOTO
Planners for next Thursday’s ‘Suddenly Alone’ workshop are (from left) Penny and John Kerr, Marilynn Pysher and Lynn Franklin.

No matter what your age, no one knows what tomorrow may bring.

But whatever is in the cards, preparing for the worst — the loss of a loved one — can be eased a bit by taking steps now to assure you have the information you need to traverse the road ahead.

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