01/18/18 2:00pm
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REPORTER FILE PHOTO |  Shelter Island’s FIT Center.

FIT CENTER OPEN HOUSE

The Shelter Island Recreation Department will sponsor an open house at the FIT Center on Sunday, January 21 from 2 to 3 p.m. Bethany Ortmann, director of the department, and Emily Bohach, FIT manager, will answer questions about the equipment or the facility. The center is behind the Shelter Island School on School Street. For information, call the FIT Center at (631) 749-0978. (more…)

01/11/18 2:00pm
COURTESY PHOTO | Mile Twelve bluegrass band plays at Shelter Island School on January 13.

COURTESY PHOTO | Mile Twelve bluegrass band plays at Shelter Island School on January 13.

MUSIC MAKING BY MILE TWELVE 

Sylvester Manor Educational Farm kicks off its 2018 concert series with a performance by Mile Twelve, the International Bluegrass Music Association’s 2017 Momentum Award-winning band. Happily hosting this annual post-holiday tradition will be Tom and Lisa and Friends. The concert is Saturday, January 13 at 7:30 p.m. in the Shelter Island School Auditorium.  (more…)

01/04/18 2:00pm
COURTESY PHOTO | Local singers are invited to join in the annual singing of Handel's "Messiah" on January 7 at the Shelter Island Presbyterian Church.

COURTESY PHOTO | Local vocalists are invited to join in the annual sing-in of Handel’s “Messiah” on January 7 at the Shelter Island Presbyterian Church.

‘MESSIAH’ SING-IN

The third annual sing-in of Handel’s “Messiah,” will be held Sunday, January 7 — the first Sunday after the Epiphany — in honor of Jack Monaghan, at 3 p.m. at the Shelter Island Presbyterian Church. (more…)

12/14/17 2:00pm
COURTESY PHOTO | Ellen Johansen and Marlene Markard will perform a Christmas concert in Sag Harbor on Sunday, December 17.

COURTESY PHOTO | Ellen Johansen and Marlene Markard will perform a Christmas concert in Sag Harbor on Sunday, December 17.

MUSIC MAKING BY MILE TWELVE

Sylvester Manor Educational Farm will kick off its 2018 Concert Series in style with a performance by Mile Twelve, the International Bluegrass Music Association’s 2017 Momentum Award-winning band. Happily hosting this annual post-holiday tradition will be Tom and Lisa and Friends. The concert is Saturday, January 13 at 7:30 p.m. in the Shelter Island School Auditorium.  (more…)

12/07/17 2:00pm

 

BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTOS  |  Carolers will take part in the tree lighting at The Chequit on December 9.

BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTOS | Carolers will take part in the tree lighting at The Chequit on December 9.

TREE LIGHTING AT THE CHEQUIT

On Saturday, December 9, The Chequit hosts a Christmas tree lighting to benefit the Shelter Island Historical Society. The event runs from 4 to 6 p.m. and includes a bake sale, refreshments, ornament and cookie decorating, carolers and photo booth with Santa. 4 to 6 p.m.  (more…)