08/22/19 2:00pm

BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO
Looking for a family pet? ARF presents Tailgating, a cat and dog adoption event at the police station on Saturday, Aug. 24, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Pictured is Hercules, with brothers Isaac and Ilan Pescowitz.

THIS WEEK

ART & ISLAND LIFE

The Shelter Island History Center presents an Alan Shields Exhibit “Where Art Life Met Island Life,” open Thursdays through Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. until Saturday, Sept. 21. 631-749-0025.

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08/01/19 4:30pm

SHELTER ISLAND HISTORICAL SOCIETY PHOTO A view of the house at 6 Serpentine Drive, one of the architectural delights included in the Historical Society’s annual house tour coming up Saturday.

Get ready, architecture and history buffs. The Shelter Island Historical Society will present a tour of unique Island homes on Saturday, Aug. 3, from 2 to 5 p.m. The homes feature innovative contemporary architecture and sensitive historic renovation. 

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08/01/19 2:00pm

STOCK PHOTO
St. Mary’s Lobster Bake Fundraiser will take place on Saturday, Aug. 3 at 6 p.m.

THIS WEEK

ST. MARY’S ANIMAL BLESSING

St. Mary’s is hosting its annual Blessing of the Animals on Saturday, Aug. 3, at 11 a.m. with a special service of comfort at noon to mourn the loss of a beloved animal. The service honors St. Francis of Assisi and features refreshments for both humans and pets. 

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02/01/18 2:00pm
COURTESY PHOTO | Architectural rendering of the Shelter Island Historical Society's Havens House with new archives building.

COURTESY PHOTO | Architectural rendering of the Shelter Island Historical Society’s Havens House Museum with new History Center attached.

HISTORICAL SOCIETY UPDATE

The Shelter Island Historical Society’s Havens House Museum is currently closed for repairs and upgrades, including HVAC and climate control installation. As part of the continued construction of the new Shelter Island History Center addition, the climate control measures will ensure the proper care and preservation of the museum collection. (more…)