Chappy Town Column: Sept. 13
Lily Walter
The past few days since tropical storm Dorian swept through the Island have been absolutely spectacular.
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Chappy Town Column: Sept. 6
Peter Wells
The first Chappy Community Center potluck dinner is scheduled for Wednesday, Sept. 18 from 6 to 8 p.m.
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On Chappy
Lily Walter
A large crowd gathered at the Chappy community center over the weekend to celebrate the combined sixty-nine years of service of four Chappy ferry captains.
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On Chappy
Peter Wells
Be on guard for lots of bicycle traffic on Chappy roads as well as Dock street Friday morning.
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On Chappy
Lily Walter
Lucy Leopold and Collins Heavener, year-round residents of Chappaquiddick, were married at Slip Away Farm, their home, on Saturday evening.
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On Chappy
Peter Wells

The Chappy Book Club will meet Wednesday August 28 at 10:30 a.m. at the CCC to discuss The Girl in the Spider’s Web. This novel is the fourth in the Lisbeth Salander series, which was begun by Swedish author Steig Larrson and continued by David Lagercrantz after Larsson’s death. According to Wikipedia, in the only interview he ever did about the series, Larsson stated that he based the character of Lisbeth Salander on what he imagined Pippi Longstocking might have been like as an adult. Apparently, he figured that she would be a magnet for trouble.

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On Chappy
Lily Walter
I opened my greenhouse door the other morning and discovered seven bobwhite quail scurrying around and under our seeding tables.
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Land Bank Expands Its Holdings on Chappy
Julia Wells
The Martha’s Vineyard Land Bank added to its holdings on Chappaquiddick this week with the purchase of 18.2 acres abutting the Three Ponds Reservation.
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On Chappy
Peter Wells

PETER WELLS

508-627-1577

(peterchappyferry@gmail.com) I have always liked fractions. Mathematical fractions that is. I appreciate the way that they can help to develop comparisons or to fine tune a view point.

Here’s a good example: on July 15, we were one quarter of the way through summer. On July 21, we were one third of the way through summer. A span of only six days.

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On Chappy
Lily Walter
This is the time of year that the butterfly weed, an orange bloom in the milkweed family, really takes off on Chappy.
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