3 free things to do on Shelter Island this weekend: May 6, 7 & 8

Go bird watching for Warblers in Mashomack Preserve on Sunday, May 8.

Go bird watching for warblers in Mashomack Preserve on Sunday, May 8.

Looking for something to do on Shelter Island this weekend? Shelter Island by northforker has got you covered.

Here are 3 events on Shelter Island worth checking out.

Friday Night Dialogue: Paddling Long Island

Learn about kayaking on Long Island on Friday, May 6 at 7 p.m. at the Shelter Island Library.

Kevin Stiegelmaier, author of “Paddling Long Island and New York City,” will discuss the “do’s and don’ts” of kayaking.

The event is free. For more information call (631) 749-0042 or visit silibrary.org. The Shelter Island Library is located at 37 North Ferry Road.

Mother’s Day Tea Party

Treat mom to afternoon tea on Saturday, May 7 at 2 p.m. at the Shelter Island Library.

Kids can take mom to a special tea party where they can enjoy snacks, fun crafts and great conversation.

The event is free. For more information call (631) 749-0042 or visit silibrary.org. The Shelter Island Library is located at 37 North Ferry Road.

May-Gration

Go for an early morning bird watch in Mashomack Preserve on Sunday, May 8 from 7 to 9 a.m.

Every Sunday in May, Mashomack Preserve will lead early morning bird walks in search of migrating warblers in their breeding plumage. The event is free and all birding levels are welcome. Bring binoculars.

Call (631) 749-1001 for more information and to reserve a spot. The Mashomack Preserve Visitor Center education building is located at 79 South Ferry Road.