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Mary Fran Gleason

05/06/19 4:30pm

ELEANOR P. LABROZZI PHOTO And they’re off! The scene at the Shelter Island Country Club Saturday when all eyes were on the running of the Kentucky Derby.

All non-member moms can play for free on Mother’s Day, Sunday, May 12 at the Shelter Island Country Club (SICC) at Goat Hill. No tee times are needed, just load up the clubs and head to the course (cart fee applies).

Before and after your round, treat mom to a special Mother’s Day Brunch at the Flying Goat clubhouse restaurant where all moms will receive a complimentary mimosa. Call (631)749-5404 for reservations. And not to worry, dads. Your greens fees are also waived on Father’s Day, June 16. (more…)

05/01/19 2:00pm

The Shelter Island Country Club’s clubhouse.

The weekend promises to be a lively one at Goat Hill.

The clubhouse of The Shelter Island Country Club (SICC) at Goat Hill will be packed with patrons on Saturday, May 4 to watch the 145th running of the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs. Race time is 6:50 p.m. Horses to watch, according to handicapper Jarrod Horak: Omaha Beach (“the speedster”), Improbable (“the stalker”) and Tacitus (“the closer”). Place your bets, don your derby bonnet and head to the Flying Goat.

The person with the most creative hat wins a prize. (more…)