Volume: III  Issue: 1                              January 2016                            FI Community Calendar

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Fishers Island Emergency Shelter Generator Funding Needed

Fishers Island Emergency Shelter Generator Funding Needed

With your help, we can make this happen and have a safe and reliable Emergency Shelter when needed.  Read more.

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Fishers Island's Third Annual Piano Concert

Fishers Island's Third Annual Piano Concert

Featuring the students of Kapri Thomas. Sponsored by Island Concerts at Union Chapel.  Read more.

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January 2016 Flora and Fauna

January 2016 Flora and Fauna

"I noticed a new nesting box on Middle Farms across from the driving range. I soon found out that it was a kestrel nesting box that Ken Edwards had built."  Read more.

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Live-brary: Free Online Resources for Everyone

Live-brary: Free Online Resources for Everyone

Visit the Fishers Island Library and pick up your card today to start accessing all the FREE Live-brary resources.  Read more.

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FISHERS ISLAND COMMUNITY CENTER

FICC Island Café Menu & Hours

FICC Island Café Menu & Hours

Lunch menu is back beginning January 5 and check out the new dinner specials!

Read more.

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Fishers Island School News

Where Are They Now? FIS Alumna: Amber Ferguson

Where Are They Now? FIS Alumna: Amber Ferguson

While our island may be small in size it can have a huge impact - a case in point.

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Holiday Spirit Filled the Air at the FI School Winter Concert and Art Show

Holiday Spirit Filled the Air at the FI School Winter Concert and Art Show

"We deeply believe that all students possess gifts and talents and that it's our responsibility to help them discover and enhance them." Read more.

Fishers Island School Student Work of the Week

Fishers Island School Student Work of the Week

We are sharing these here. Check back as the school year continues!

Read more.

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IN MEMORIAM: Richard 'Dick' Hale

IN MEMORIAM: Richard 'Dick' Hale

After summering on Fishers Island during his youth, he returned to make it his home for 22 years.

Read more.

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IN MEMORIAM: G. Ronald Furse

IN MEMORIAM: G. Ronald Furse

Sincere sympathy is expressed to the family and friends of G. Ronald Furse who passed away December 8, 2015. Ronald Furse, known to all as Ronnie, was born June 26, 1921 and was a much loved and respected island treasure.   Read more.

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IN MEMORIAM: Judith Cooper Edwards

IN MEMORIAM: Judith Cooper Edwards

Judy loved island living, enjoying its natural beauty, taking walks, swimming, and collecting sea glass. She was especially gleeful when she discovered coveted blue glass and even found one particularly rare red piece.

Read more.

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IN MEMORIAM: Jack Rivers

IN MEMORIAM: Jack Rivers

He fell in love with Fishers while sailing Long Island Sound in the late 1960’s. In 1968, he and his wife Elsa bought a home on West Harbor and earned his reputation as a “crazy artist” and island “character” over the 40 years that followed.

Read more.

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IN MEMORIAM: Charles Simonton Moffett Jr.

IN MEMORIAM: Charles Simonton Moffett Jr.

Charles S. Moffett, a curator who reframed scholarly understanding of the Impressionists and their era in exhibitions at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the National Gallery and other major museums, died on Thursday, December 10 at his home on Fishers.  Read more.

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IN MEMORIAM: Richard Wayne Goss II

IN MEMORIAM: Richard Wayne Goss II

Born in Waterbury, CT, to Richard Wayne Goss and Virginia Johnston Goss, he graduated from The Fessenden School, The Hotchkiss School, and Yale University. He served in the U.S. Army as a 1st Lieutenant in the Artillery at Fort Sill, OK; as a member of the All-Army track team he set numerous athletic records.  Read more.

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ENGAGEMENTS:

 

December 24, 2015         

Aly Cochrane and Sam Horn in Groton, CT

 

December 27, 2015

Katharine Sargent and James Hogan in Norwich, VT

 

December 30, 2015

Courtney Gillan and Luke Forand in Vieques, Puerto Rico

WEDDING: 

December 31, 2015         

Brittany Murray and Sam Dillman, Lancaster, PA

BIRTH:

December 30, 2015

Brynn Alexandra Rubinow to Nicole and Will Rubinow

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SAVE THE DATES: 
Visit the Community Calendar at: http://fishersisland.net/events/

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Fishers Island School Admissions Open House

Fishers Island School Admissions Open House

Join Us Thursday, January 14 8:00 am-12:30 pm (Snow date: January 15)  Read more.

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FI Library Book Group: Upcoming Book Selections

FI Library Book Group: Upcoming Book Selections

January 14 – Circling The Sun by Paula McLain. All are welcome.  Read more.

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Senior Lunch Dates and Photos 2015-2016

Senior Lunch Dates and Photos 2015-2016

Join us for the Senior Luncheon on January 21. All over 60 are invited as guests.  Read more.

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Garde Arts Center offers FI discount on Selected Performances

Garde Arts Center offers FI discount on Selected Performances

Plan a trip to the theater this season. Just a short walk from the FI New London Ferry Terminal.  Read more.

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FI January Fog Horn Masthead
by Alex Williams

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Advertising on FishersIsland.net and eFog Horn

Advertising on FishersIsland.net and eFog Horn

Share your business, expertise and products with our community members. Advertise today!

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Supporting Fishers Island’s Communications

Supporting Fishers Island’s Communications

Learn more about supporting the island’s communication efforts.

You can help keep the Fog Horn coming and FishersIsland.net alive and well!

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Start 2016 with a POSITIVE attitude!

Start 2016 with a POSITIVE attitude!

From Tiggy: It's always fun to think of all the wonderful goals to aspire to in the New Year, this year let's focus on POSITIVITY!  Read more.

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