11/03/19 3:00pm

COURTESY PHOTO
Havens Store is hosting an artists reception for Carol Wilson on Nov. 8.

The Shelter Island Historical Society presents a featured artists reception with Carol Wilson at Havens Store on Friday, Nov. 8, from 4 to 6 p.m. 

The show will feature Ms. Wilson’s “Shelter Island Timeless Images” paintings. Guests can visit with Ms. Wilson and learn about her inspiration for her artwork.

Refreshments will be served.

08/29/19 2:00pm

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The Shelter Island Lions Club presents its annual Snapper Derby on Saturday, Aug. 31.

THIS WEEK

LONG LIVE THE KING

The Shelter Island Library presents Richard Zoglin discussing his new book “Elvis in Vegas” during the next Friday Night Dialogue on Friday, Aug. 30, at 7 p.m. The conventional wisdom is that Las Vegas is what destroyed Elvis Presley, launching him on a downward spiral of drugs, boredom, erratic stage behavior and eventually his fatal overdose. But in Elvis in Vegas, Richard Zoglin takes an alternate view, arguing that Vegas is where the King of Rock and Roll resurrected his career, reinvented himself as a performer, and created the most exciting show in Vegas history.

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08/16/19 10:00am

COURTESY ART
ARTSI celebrates its 10th birthday this year.

The Artists of Shelter Island group celebrates its 10-year anniversary with its annual open studio tour on Aug. 17 and 18, from noon to 5 p.m. Sixteen local artists of various disciplines and styles will welcome visitors to their studios and show their latest works.

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07/14/19 8:00am

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Maeve Kyne-Purcell interacts with the DIMONscape of Havens House.

A painting that takes 300 years of history and makes it into a single work of art will be open to the public at The Shelter Island Historical Society on Sunday, July 14, from 4 to 6 p.m. during the exhibit’s opening reception. 

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