Nov
23
1:00 PM13:00

Birds of Prey: A Live Animal Presentation

Birds of Prey: A Live Animal Presentation

All ages, adults expected to accompany children

Friday, November 23 | 1-2 PM

A day-after-Thanksgiving treat for the whole family! Raptors have amazing adaptations that allow them to be incredible hunters. A Quogue Wildlife Refuge naturalist will entertain and amaze you with facts about our hawk and owl friends. Close up views guaranteed! Rain or shine.

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Dec
9
12:00 PM12:00

Sylvester Manor Annual Tea & Tree

66th Annual Tea & Tree
 

Inspired by holiday traditions begun by Alice and Andrew Fiske, our 66th Annual Tea & Tree is a celebration where we will express our gratitude to the members, donors, volunteers, and sponsors who have given much-appreciated support to Sylvester Manor Educational Farm throughout the year.

This yuletide occasion at the Manor House kicks off the season with traditional tea service, delicious treats, and lively, holiday music.


Sunday, December 9
12 - 3 pm
Manor House
80 North Ferry Road, Shelter Island

 

To receive a Tea & Tree invitation, please become a member or make a donation by December 7. We appreciate your support! 

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Nov
10
4:30 PM16:30

Owl Prowl

Owl Prowl

Adults and Children ages 12 & up

Saturday, November 10 | 4:30-6 PM

Owls are most vocal and active at sundown. Come learn about these storied birds and have a chance to hear and possibly see screech owls. Join Tom Damiani on this search for nocturnal creatures. Bring binoculars and a flashlight.

 

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Nov
10
1:00 PM13:00

Coffee and coloring

Coffee and coloring, the Shelter Island Library offers coffee and coloring for adults at 1 p.m. Coffee, tea and refreshments are provided while guests color their stress away. The library will provide coloring templates and colored pencils

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Nov
6
11:00 AM11:00

Election Day Lunch

Election Day lunch, the Shelter Island Presbyterian Church is offering the 93rd Annual Election Day Luncheon from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Includes a hand crafted gift boutique, clam chowder, hot dogs, baked goods and a raffle for a handmade quilt.

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Nov
5
5:00 PM17:00

Election Eve Ham Dinner

Ham Dinner, St. Mary’s Traditional Annual Ham Dinner will take place with two seatings at 5 and 7 p.m. in the church’s Parish Hall. The menu offers baked ham with raisin sauce, sweet potatoes, homemade applesauce, coleslaw, apple or pumpkin pie, apple cider and coffee or tea. Guests are encouraged to wear red, white and blue. Raffle tickets for the St. Nicholas Day Fair drawing on December 1 will be available and items for the fair’s silent auction will be on display. Admission is $25 for adults and $10 for kids. For reservations call St. Mary’s at (631) 749-0770 or Jeannie Brechter at (631) 749-8830. Take-out is available between 6 and 6:30 p.m. and taxi service will be available.
Election Eve Ham dinner 11/5. Two seatings: 5pm and 7pm. contact the office for info 631-749-0770

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Nov
3
9:00 AM09:00

St. Mary's Fall Craft & Vendor Fair

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Subject: St Mary's Fall Craft and Vendor Fair

Calling all crafters and vendors, St. Mary’s Episcopal Church is holding a craft and vendor fair from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Space is available indoors and outdoors. All items must be new, no yard sale items. Rain or shine event. Light fare available for purchase during lunch. If interested, please contact Meredith Page at merpag@msn.com or (631) 433-1504.
St. Mary's Fall Craft and Vendor Fair
Saturday, November 3rd
9am-3pm
Rain or Shine
Light Fare available for purchase between 11am-1pm

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Nov
2
9:30 AM09:30

Friday Night Dialogues "Clean Power"

Friday Night Dialogues, members of New Yorkers for Clean Power, a statewide collaborative campaign to rapidly shift to a clean energy economy, will speak at the Shelter Island Library at 7 p.m. They will discuss their focus on advancing solar, wind, energy efficiency, electric vehicles, renewable heating and cooling, as well as creating jobs in these industries for all in New York.

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Oct
27
5:30 PM17:30

Family Fun: Natures Halloween Trail

Family Fun: Nature’s Halloween Trail

All ages, adults expected to accompany children

Saturday, October 27, 5-6:30 PM

Who will be in the woods this year? Mashomack’s band of costumed characters changes every year. Arrive anytime 5-6:30 PM, allowing about 30 minutes to complete the trail. All ages welcome. Children should be accompanied by an adult. Bring a flashlight. Light refreshments following walk. Rain or shine.

 

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Oct
27
3:00 PM15:00

Mysteries at the Manor Fall Festival

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 27

Mysteries at the Manor, noon to 3 p.m. on the lawn of Sylvester Manor Educational Farm. For details visit sylvestermanor.org.

Fall festival, at Sylvester Manor takes place from noon to 3 p.m. Hayrides, music, games, Story Thyme, arts and crafts, local craft beer, food, a pie-baking contest and more. All activities except for beer are included in the price of admission: $10 for adults, $5 kids ages 5 to 12, $25 for families up to four people and free for kids 4 and under. Visit sylvestermanor.org for details. Windmill Field Farm, 21 Manwaring Rd. 

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Oct
20
11:00 AM11:00

19th Annual S.I. 5K Run/Walk

19th Annual Shelter Island 5K Run/Walk

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 20, 2018 (RAIN or SHINE)

3.1 Mile Run/Walk starts at 11am at Crescent Beach

Register - www.shelterislandfall5k.com

For information call: 631-774-9499

Please support our 19th Shelter Island 5K Run/Walk.

All proceeds will directly benefit your families, neighbors, friends & communities.

5k run/walk, the 19th Annual Shelter Island Fall 5k Run/Walk to Benefit Breast Health will kick off at 11 a.m. The race is held in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month and supports the North Fork Breast Health Coalition, the Coalition for Women’s Breast Health at Southampton Hospital and Lucia’s Angels. All proceeds go directly to patient care via these local breast health organizations. The beautiful and scenic 5K course starts on a tree-lined street with stunning fall foliage and finishes along the beautiful Crescent Beach. For more information visit shelterislandrun.com or call (631) 774-9499.

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Oct
20
10:00 AM10:00

Fall Foliage Truck Tour

Fall Foliage Truck Tour

Adults and Children ages 12 & up

Saturday, October 20, 10-11:30 AM

With shortening days, the red maples and tupelos turn hues of red, while sassafras don shades of yellow. Come for a truck tour of Mashomack’s fields, forests and along the edges of our ponds and marshes to see what colors nature has to offer.

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Oct
16
3:00 PM15:00

Fall Festival at Sylvester Manor

Fall festival, at Sylvester Manor takes place from noon to 3 p.m. Hayrides, music, games, Story Thyme, arts and crafts, local craft beer, food, a pie-baking contest and more. All activities except for beer are included in the price of admission: $10 for adults, $5 kids ages 5 to 12, $25 for families up to four people and free for kids 4 and under. Visit sylvestermanor.org for details. Windmill Field Farm, 21 Manwaring Rd. 

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Oct
6
9:30 AM09:30

Feed the Birds!

Feed the Birds!

All ages, adults expected to accompany children

Saturday, October 6 | 9:30-10:30 AM

Would you like to know how to attract and identify birds in your backyard? Learn the best bird feeding techniques and identifying tips while watching live birds at Mashomack’s lively bird window.

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Sep
29
9:00 AM09:00

Mashomack Point Paddle

Mashomack Point Paddle

Adults and Children ages 12 & up

Saturday, September 29 | 9-noon

Mashomack Point has a beautiful winding salt marsh, which is a joy to explore by selfpowered boats. We will use both canoes and kayaks to investigate this waterway of the Katherine Ordway Wildlife Refuge. $45/boat includes all necessary equipment. Rain/wind date Sunday, Sept 30, 9 AM.

 

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Sep
22
6:00 PM18:00

Welcome to Autumn

Welcome to Autumn

All ages, adults expected to accompany children

Saturday, September 22 | 6-7 PM

Come to the shores of Bass Creek to watch the nearly full moon rise and the sun set. We will say goodbye to summer with a fire, drumming and a simple equinox ceremony.

 

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