06/15/18 8:00am
JULIE LANE PHOTO Shelter Island students on a scavenger hunt for edible plants at the Sylvester Manor Educational Farm.

JULIE LANE PHOTOS
Shelter Island students on a scavenger hunt for edible plants at the Sylvester Manor Educational Farm.

It was a busy Friday at Sylvester Manor when elementary school students descended on the farm field in early morning to learn that the staff was preparing for the first Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) pickup scheduled for the following day.

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06/07/18 2:00pm
ANNETTE HINKLE PHOTO A herd of Devon cattle explore a newly opened section of pastureland at Sylvester Manor.

ANNETTE HINKLE PHOTO A herd of Devon cattle explore a newly opened section of pastureland at Sylvester Manor.

This Week:

TURTLE EXPLORATION

For grades pre-K to 4 on June 7. “Explorers: Turtles!” 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. $10. Register at (631) 749-0309. (more…)