07/14/18 8:00am
AMBROSE CLANCY PHOTO The interior of Shelter Island’s Union Chapel.

AMBROSE CLANCY PHOTO
The interior of Shelter Island’s Union Chapel.

On Sunday July 15, the Reverend Dr. Katharine Rhodes Henderson will speak at Union Chapel in the Grove. The title of her sermon will be “Close Encounters on Holy Ground.”

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07/07/18 8:00am
COURTESY PHOTO Reverend Deacon Robert J.A. Zito will be the guest preacher at the yacht club memorial service.

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Reverend Deacon Robert J.A. Zito will be the guest preacher at the yacht club memorial service.

Signal flags and vintage burgees will fly from the rafters of the historic Union Chapel in the Grove as a procession of officers and trustees of the Shelter Island Yacht Club, celebrating its 132nd year, join the chapel this Sunday, July 8, at 10:30 a.m. for the annual combined service of interdenominational worship.

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06/15/18 10:00am
AMBROSE CLANCY PHOTO Union Chapel in the Grove.

AMBROSE CLANCY PHOTO
Union Chapel in the Grove.

Historic Union Chapel will celebrate the 146th anniversary of the Chapel and Shelter Island Heights at a homecoming service this Sunday, June 17th at 10:30 a.m. The Chapel bell will toll for members of the Shelter Island Heights community and Chapel trustees who passed away over the last year including: Ray Adams, Nancy Purtell Edwards, Howard Hamm, Jay Lewis, Dan Reich, Kenneth Reilly and Lois Weir. Tim Purtell, Chair of the Shelter Island Heights Property Owners Corporation, will read the names.

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