03/28/19 2:00pm

SHELTER ISLAND SCHOOL PHOTO
The Shelter Island High School Drama Club presents ‘The Addams Family’ on April 4, 5, 6, and 7.

Activities and events on Shelter Island.

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03/28/19 10:00am

COURTESY PHOTO
Activities and events on Shelter Island.

EVERY WEEK

50+ drop-in basketball: Sundays, noon to 2 p.m., school gym. No charge.

Adult coed drop-in basketball: Mondays and Thursdays, 7 to 8:30 p.m., school gym. No charge.

Adult coed drop-in soccer: Tuesdays, 8:30 to 10 p.m., school gym. No charge.

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03/28/19 8:00am

ELEANOR P. LABROZZI PHOTOS
Textile artist Susan Schrott united Islanders to create a quilt for the Tree of Life Synagogue in Pittsburgh.

Islanders came together with an outpouring of love and compassion with the creation of a Tree of Life quilt in response to the October 2018 shooting at the Tree of Life Synagogue in Pittsburgh. (more…)

03/24/19 3:00pm

BILL ZITEK PHOTO
Hungry chicks with mouths agape wait for parents to return to the nest with food.

Throughout the winter, hikers at Mashomack Preserve have come back to the Visitor Center exclaiming, “Could I have seen a bluebird out in the fields?” 

The answer is yes! A few of New York’s state birds do stick around during the cold weather, eating fruits and berries instead of the normal insect diet of the warmer months.

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03/22/19 2:00pm

RICHARD LOMUSICO PHOTO
Islanders enjoying dinner at the Legion Hall.

was treated to a very special dinner at the Legion Hall last Monday. A few people from the Senior Center were going and Director Laurie Fanelli asked if I would like to go along.

I was not expecting much, having spent most of my working life eating institutional food at boarding schools. Boy, was I surprised!

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