Christmas Eve concert, potluck dinner on Shelter Island

St. Mary's Episcopal Church. (Credit: Google Maps)

St. Mary’s Episcopal Church. (Credit: Google Maps)

On Christmas Eve, Saturday, December 24, at 5:30 p.m., St. Mary’s Episcopal Church and Father Ron Wickey present “The Music of Christmas.”

Several instrumentalists and singers will perform, including Michael Kendrot on organ, flute and oboe; a string trio featuring Nancy Conradi-Pearson, Daniel Skabeikis and Karin Bennett; and the choir of St. Mary’s with guest singers Mary Joan Kendrot, Jennifer Sinclair, Doris Spahr, Thomas Milton and Jack Monaghan.

All are welcome. The First Eucharist of Christmas follows immediately at 6 p.m.

The following night the church hosts  Potluck Dinner is Sunday, December 25 at 2 p.m. in the parish hall. The feast includes turkey, stuffing, mashed potatoes, egg nog, fruitcake, and various pies, all of which will be provided. Feel free to bring a dish to share — not a requirement — and be part of the fun where all pitch in and make it happen.

Reserve by Friday, December 23 at (631) 749-0770 or email stmarys11964@optonline.net. Let them know if you need transportation.

St. Mary’s Episcopal Church is located at 26 St. Mary’s Road, Shelter Island.