09/18/19 2:00pm

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Mr. DeStefano hosts a 2016 Battle of the Brains.

Islanders better study up, because trivia host extraordinaire, Bob DeStefano, hosts Battle of the Brains at the Shelter Island Library on Friday, Sept. 20 at 7 p.m.   

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09/05/19 4:30pm

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On Friday, Sept. 6, David Bouchier will visit the Shelter Island Public Library to talk about the “real South of France.”

On Friday, Sept. 6, David Bouchier will visit the Shelter Island Public Library to talk about the “real South of France.” He will read from his new book, “Not Quite a Stranger – Essays on Life in France,” a collection of personal essays that isn’t quite a travel book, nor is it a memoir. Instead, it provides a lively portrait of France and the French through the unique voice of Mr. Bouchier. 

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02/07/19 2:00pm

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Island brains battle at last year’s Trivia Night

Shelter Island events and activities.

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02/04/19 10:00am

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Island brains battle at last year’s Trivia Night

It seems that no matter how one prepares for the Shelter Island Public Library’s annual Battle of the Brains Trivia Night, the devious questions researched and proffered by host Bob DeStefano seem to elicit the same responses every time. Blank stares, grimacing and whispered “Rats! I know this! Why can’t I think of it? Ooh, ooh, how about ….” can be seen and barely heard from the teams of four trying to come up with the answer to each question and write it down within thirty seconds.

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01/24/19 2:00pm

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Sylvester Manor is gearing up for another fun year of its Summer Youth Program.

Activities and events on Shelter Island.

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