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…)

11/26/17 8:00am
MOLLIE STRUGATS PHOTO | Ron Adler displays the medals he won at the Maccabiah Games.

MOLLIE STRUGATS PHOTO | Ron Adler displays the medals he won at the Maccabiah Games.

Ron Adler remembers getting up early on cold, rainy mornings to milk the goats, and being grateful for their warmth. Featured speaker at the November Women’s Club November 14 luncheon meeting, Ron shared his experiences growing up on a kibbutz in Israel, and talked about his participation in last summer’s Maccabiah Games. He supplied the food — in the form of Romanian eggplant, tahini, pita, and baklava — and props: photos of the kibbutz and the games, along with the medals he won. (more…)