3 Things to do on and around Shelter Island this weekend: April 29, 30 & May 1

(Credit: Samantha Young, Bay Street Theatre courtesy photo)

(Credit: Samantha Young, Bay Street Theatre courtesy photo)

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

Here are 3 events on and near to Shelter Island worth checking out.

Friday Night Dialogues

Hear a conversation with artist Janet Culbertson at the Shelter Island Library this Friday, April 29 at 7 p.m.

Culbertson’s series of environmental paintings are on display in the library gallery through May. Her work deals with two aspects of nature – its celebration and its possible demise. The event is free, but donations are appreciated. For more information call (631) 749-0042 or visit silibrary.org.

The Shelter Island Library is located at 37 North Ferry Road.

Third Annual New Works Festival

Watch three days of readings from new plays and musicals at the Bay Street Theater Friday, April 30 through Sunday, May 1.

The festival gives playwrights an audience to hear their works in development and gives the East End Community a chance to experience cutting edge voices in the theater. For a complete list of shows, visit baystreet.org or call the Bay Street Theater box office at (631) 725-9500.

The Bay Street Theater is located at 1 Bay Street in Sag Harbor.


Take an early Sunday morning bird walk through Mashomack Preserve this Sunday, May 1 from 7 to 9 a.m.

Every Sunday in May, Mashomack Preserve will lead bird walks in search of migrating warblers in their breeding plumage. All birding levels are welcome and be sure to bring binoculars. For more information call (631) 749-1001.

Mashomack Preserve is located at 47 South Fouth Ferry Road on Shelter Island.