Shelter Island Library. (Credit: Shelter Island Reporter File Photo)
Writers, are you looking to share and discuss your work and the work of others in a supportive, creative, non-competitive environment? The Shelter Island Library is now offering “Ferry Writers,” a new group facilitated by JoAnn Kirkland that will meet at the library twice a month on Thursdays. (more…)
Whether you’re looking for unique tchotchkes to decorate the mantel or are on the hunt for vintage clothing, you’re in luck: Here are a few scheduled local yard and tag sales from Friday, September 30 to Sunday, October 2.
Find a sale nearby as listed in the classifieds section of the September 29 edition of the Shelter Island Reporter and The Suffolk Times. (more…)
Here are all the ingredients you need for making fire cider. (Credit: Sarah Shepherd)
When I think of fall traditions, I am immediately drawn to the garden. The aroma of the herbs are strong. Seeds of my favorite plants are blowing to their next destination in my space and beyond. I appreciate the flowers of the fall. They have waited a long time for their chance to shine. Roots are waiting to be dug and they want me to use them. It is empowering to know how to take a few of those roots, leaves and flowers into my kitchen and transform them into simple remedies for myself and my family. (more…)
Lovers of locally sourced food have long enjoyed the bountiful produce that East End farms provide at this time of year. But this weekend, it’s also possible to bring home some locally raised lamb and pork as well — at bargain prices.
On Saturday, October 1 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Sylvester Manor will be selling its farm-raised lamb and pork for 30 percent off regular prices at its Shelter Island Farmstand. (more…)
A scene from the A&E docu-series “The Killing Season.” (Credit: Courtesy)
The first hint of fall is in the air, Columbus Day Weekend is fast approaching, and for film lovers that means just one thing — The Hamptons International Film Festival (HIFF) is gearing up for another run on the East End. (more…)