09/09/15 4:30pm
REPORTER FILE PHOTO | The Fire Fighter will be the subject of discussion on September 11's Friday Night Dialogues at the Shelter Island Library

REPORTER FILE PHOTO | The Fire Fighter will be the subject of discussion on September 11’s Friday Night Dialogues at the Shelter Island Library.

The Shelter Island Library’s Friday Night Dialogues series will present the History Channel’s documentary, “The Fireboats of 9/11,” in a two-part program on September 11 at 7 p.m. (more…)

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09/03/15 12:00pm
Friday Night Dialogues will feature author Peter Rupert Lighte on September 4.

Friday Night Dialogues will feature author Peter Rupert Lighte on September 4.

BY PETER FARRAR

Peter Rupert Lighte will discuss his newest book, “Host of Memories: Tales of Inevitable Happenstance,” at the Shelter Island Library’s Friday Night Dialogues on September 4 at 7 p.m.

Mr. Lighte, a longtime sinophile and J.P. Morgan Chase banker, is convinced we all share a world alive with rhythm and complexity. His collection of personal stories reveals just how powerfully one man’s present has been shaped by the richness of his past. He brings disparate elements of his life together in lively, evocative autobiographical essays. (more…)