FROM THE SYLVESTER MANOR COLLECTION
Sylvester Manor’s 2018 exhibition, “A Place in Pictures,” showcases photographs and paintings from the Sylvester Manor Educational Farm Collection and illustrates the use of images to portray life at the Manor from the time of the Horsford family in the 19th century through the 20th century when Alice and Andrew Fiske lived at the Manor. (more…)
THURSDAY, MAY 24
Virtual Reality: HTC Vive, an after-school session for kids. 2:30 p.m., library. (631) 749-0042.
Mashomack Wildlife Explorers, for grades Pre-K to 4. “Birds of Spring” with Cindy Belt and Bethany Ortmann. 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. Children taken to Mashomack on the Recreation bus after school. Pick up at Mashomack Visitor Center. Sponsored by the Town Recreation Department. Register at (631) 749-0309. (more…)
REPORTER FILE PHOTO Reverend Stephen Fearing
Codger is not religious, but since the era of Pastor Bill he has regarded the Presbyterian Church as a moral center of the Island, a house of good works. Stephen Fearing was 26 when he became the latest caretaker of that house and next month, at 30, he and his wife, Tricia, will be leaving for a new congregation in Lexington, Kentucky. (more…)
REPORTER FILE PHOTO Shelter Island School
No potential town voters turned up Monday night at the public hearing on the proposed $11.7 million budget for the 2018-19 Shelter Island School District budget. There had been no questions about the spending plan at previous budget work sessions. (more…)
COURTESY PHOTO | Karl Schwarz, Gregory Morgan and David A. Barnes are the New Moon Blues Band.
Sylvester Manor Educational Farm proudly presents New Moon Blues Band in concert at the Manor House Music Room on Saturday, May 12 with shows at 6 p.m. and 8 p.m. Featuring Karl Schwarz, Gregory Morgan and David A. Barnes, the New Moon Blues Band is built around the sounds of traditional acoustic blues and spiritual tunes. (more…)