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Because of the wide public interest in an upcoming pubic hearing to discuss draft legislation on short-term rentals scheduled for Friday, January 27, the Town Board has ordered the meeting to be moved from Town Hall to the Shelter Island School auditorium, 33 North Ferry Road.
The time for the meeting remains the same — 4:30 p.m.
The draft resolution to be discussed can be found on the town’s website at shelterislandtown.us/ and by clicking on “Town Topics”’ and “Upcoming Hearings & Laws.”
The Lonely Heartstring Band. (courtesy photo)
Bluegrass is coming back to the Island.
Sylvester Manor sponsors its annual bluegrass concert at Shelter Island School on Saturday, January 14 at 7 p.m. The January concert has historically featured some of the hottest bands on the traditional music scene. This year is no exception, and this time around, the music will be provided by The Lonely Heartstring Band. Based in Massachusetts, the group describes as being “nourished by deep roots in the expansive canon of traditional American music.” (more…)
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The Shelter Island School auditorium was the site of not one, but two holiday concerts last week featuring the musical talents of the school’s students. Grades 8-12 performed their concert on December 14, while the younger students took the stage on December 15, Pre-K students, from left, Tucker Ward, Gabriel Torrealba, Alice Potter, Dachi Davlianidze, Lila Notley and Michael Matz entertained the crowd with their rendition of Jingle Bells while their chorus teacher, Ms. Jessica Bosak, accompanied them on the piano.
BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO | There are lots of holiday events happening around Shelter Island in the weeks ahead.
Shelter Island School students in grades pre-K to 7 perform a holiday concert on Thursday, December 15 at 7 p.m. The concert takes place in the school auditorium. (more…)
THURSDAY, DECEMBER 8
Lego Club, 2:30 p.m., library. (631) 749-0042.
Third annual Decorate Your Door, Store or More, a contest sponsored by the Shelter Island Chamber of Commerce. Vote online for your favorite through December 18. shelterislandchamber.org. (more…)