06/06/17 6:00am

BARRY GORDIN PHOTO | ‘The Man in the Ceiling’ creative team during rehearsals in New York City. From left, composer Andrew Lippa, book writer Jules Feiffer, and director Jeffrey Seller.

Guests of the Shelter Island Library Book and Author Luncheon have a huge treat in store. New Island resident Jules Feiffer — world renowned cartoonist, author, playwright and all-around wit — has agreed to speak at the annual event which will be held on June 10 at The Pridwin Hotel. (more…)

10/02/16 6:01am
The Pridwin will host a scallop dinner to benefit the Shelter Island Lions Club. (Credit: Vera Chinese)

The Pridwin will host a scallop dinner to benefit the Shelter Island Lions Club. (Credit: Vera Chinese)

Here’s a secret: If you really want to get to know the ins-and-outs of a small town community, make an effort to show up at those small town events.

In this small community of Shelter Island, one of the longest running and most beloved annual fall traditions is coming up on Saturday, October 8 at the Pridwin Hotel — the Lions Club Annual Scallop Dinner. (more…)

09/26/16 9:26am
Steve Gross & Susan Daley courtesy photo.

Steve Gross & Susan Daley courtesy photo.

A delicious Shelter Island tradition going back half a century is expanding.

The Pridwin Hotel’s Wednesday evening cookout, a festive barbecue held on the lawn above Crescent Beach with expansive views of Peconic Bay, had always closed shop at Labor Day.

This year, the all-you-can eat cookout is heading into new territory, breaking not only the tradition of Wednesday night feasting, but serving on Saturday, October 1. (more…)

08/23/13 2:00pm
lone sharks

Photo by Barbaraellen Koch | The Lone Sharks will play at The Pridwin’s final Wednesday Night Cookout of the season on August 28.

Shelter Island will be singing and dancing starting Friday Night August 23 through next Thursday August 29. There’s jazz everywhere you look and be sure to make it to the final Wednesday Night Cookout at the Pridwin on Wednesday August 28.  (more…)