Looking for something to do on Shelter Island this weekend? We’ve got you covered.
Here are three events worth checking out. Or as always, you can visit our events page.
Friday Night Dialogue: Focus on Water
Learn about local water quality at the Shelter Island Library on Friday, September 16 at 7 p.m.
Carl LoBue, The Nature Conservancy’s lead marine scientist on Long Island, will deliver a presentation on the quality of our local waters. Come learn what’s being done to keep our waters safe and what you can do to help.
The library is located at 37 North Ferry Road. For more information call (631) 749-0042 or visit silibrary.org.
Beach Clean-Up Day
Join in the annual international coastal cleanup effort at Mashomack Preserve this Saturday, September 17 from 9 to 11 a.m.
This effort clears and categorizes the various marine debris found on our beaches. All ages are welcome.
Meet at the Visitors Center at 9 a.m. to join the cleanup effort. For more information call (631) 749-1001. Mashomack Preserve is located at 47 South Ferry Road.
Creekside Concerts: Jayme Stone’s Lomax Project
Come hear the music of the past at Sylvestor Manor Educational Farm on Saturday, September 17 from 5 to 7 p.m.
Musician Jayme Stone will perform songs collected by folklorist and field recording pioneer Alan Lomax. Come hear some of North America’s most distinctive and traditional music, including Bahamian sea shanties, Appalachian ballads, fiddle tunes and work songs.
The concert will take place outdoors on the manor’s great lawn. Bring a blanket or low profile beach chair. Tickets are $35 per person and can be ordered in advance at sylvestermanor.org. For more information call (631) 749-0626. Sylvester Manor Educational Farm is located at 80 North Ferry Road.