BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO
In early April, the New York Press Association awarded Ms. Walz an honorable mention in the category of Feature Photography for this iconic image of three girls doing handstands on a picnic table at Crescent Beach. The judges summed up her photograph simply and perfectly: ‘Pure joy!’
With a three-month long school break on the horizon, it’s the perfect time to look into summer fun for the kids. Shelter Island Recreation youth summer programs are now open for registration.
JODY THOMPSON PHOTO
Heather Brownlie and Jody Thompson feeling at home at Universal Studios in Orlando. Florida.
SCOTT FEIERSTEIN PHOTOS
Eggcited kids hunted for 1,428 eggs on Easter Sunday.
The annual Easter egg hunt returned to the Island on Easter Sunday at 1 p.m. sharp after getting rained out Saturday. The Shelter Island Fire Department Ladies Auxiliary welcomed kids up to age 8 to hunt for eggs at Fireman’s Field, located on the corner of Cartwright and Burns roads.
MARY PAYNE AND CAROL McTIGUE PHOTO
Shelter Islanders gathered in Florida in early March.
The annual gathering of Shelter Islanders in Florida was held on March 7 at the home of Marj and Bob Smith in Palm City, Florida. “March 7 turned out to be the best day of the whole winter as far as the weather goes,” said Jackie Tuttle. (more…)