04/18/19 8:00am

In mid-March the Cub Scouts held their Pinewood Derby.

On Saturday, March 16, the Shelter Island Cub Scouts held their annual Pinewood Derby and the Shelter Island Girl Scouts were invited to run their own race. All of the kids did an amazing job constructing their cars and had a great time cheering each other on. Congratulations to all!

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04/04/19 4:30pm

JADE ECKARDT PHOTO
Makayla Cronin is pictured with the Girl Scout cookies she fundraised to buy to donate to seniors.

Island Girl Scout Brownie Makayla Cronin gifted Girl Scout cookies to seniors enjoying their lunch at the Shelter Island Presbyterian Church on Friday, March 22. This is the third year that Makayla has fundraised to give the cookies to seniors.

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03/16/18 12:00pm
BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTOS | A quartet of cars crosses the finish line during the Pinewood Derby at the American Legion Hall on March 10, 2017.

BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTOS | A quartet of cars crosses the finish line during the Pinewood Derby at the American Legion Hall on March 10, 2017.

Saturday, March 10 was the running of the annual Pinewood Derby on Shelter Island sponsored by Cub Scout Pack 56 and held at the American Legion Hall. This year, the Girl Scouts were invited to join in the fun by competing in their own race.  (more…)

11/13/17 12:00pm
BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO Legion Commander Dave Clark raising Old Glory — with some help from his friends— at Veterans Day services Saturday in the Center.

BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO Legion Commander Dave Clark raising Old Glory — with some help from his friends— at Veterans Day services Saturday in the Center.

A large crowd gathered near the flagpole in front of American Legion Mitchell Post 281 last Saturday in the Center to honor all those who have served in the armed forces. (more…)

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