01/20/19 3:00pm

TIM PURTELL PHOTOS
A Japanese Cedar on the Island.

Cryptomeria or Japanese Cedar

Latin Name: Cryptomeria japonica

Locations: Cryptomeria trees of various sizes are sprinkled throughout the Island. A smallish one grows to the right side of the Library entrance. I’ve seen a magnificent individual in a private garden on Cobbetts Lane and ten mammoth trees stand guard in front of a friend’s home on Linda Road.

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11/01/18 4:30pm

STOCK PHOTO
Families are invited to Mashomack Preserve’s Owl Prowl to hear, and possibly see, screech owls on Saturday, November 10 from 4:30 to 6 p.m.

A weekly round-up of events and activities on Shelter Island.

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