02/08/17 4:05pm
Michael Heller

A scene from the 2013 HarborFrost. (Credit: Michael Heller, courtesy)

At first, several people thought it was a crazy idea.

After all, who in their right mind sponsors an outdoor winter festival, complete with fireworks, in a famous summertime resort?

Sag Harbor, that’s who — and ever since the first successful HarborFrost back in February 2011, this village by the bay has made it an annual tradition. (more…)

07/29/16 9:19am

Legos

If you want to discover the science behind the magic of fireworks — how experts create the brilliant colors that light up the night sky, how explosions and sparklers work and all about the properties of metals — come to the Fireworks Lab at the Shelter Island Library (more…)

06/25/16 9:43am
The 2014 Shelter Island Cricket Match (Credit: The Shelter Island Cricket Club)

The 2014 Shelter Island Cricket Match
(Credit: The Shelter Island Cricket Club)

Cricket returns to the Island with the fifth annual Shelter Island Cricket Club (SICC) charity cricket match on Saturday, July 30 to raise funds for the all-volunteer Shelter Island Emergency Medical Services squad.  (more…)

05/03/16 1:00pm
Young Farmer's Camp at Hallockville Museum Farm in Riverhead. (Credit: Katharine Schroeder) Katharine Schroeder Photo

Young Farmer’s Camp at Sang Lee Farms in Peconic. (Credit: Katharine Schroeder)

It’s time to start thinking about how your little East Enders are going to spend their time off from school.

The following is a partial list of summer camps. Please call or check websites for detailed information on camp activities, schedules and fees.

If we forgot any, be sure to tell us in the comment section.

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