Volume: III  Issue: 4                              April 2016                            FI Community Calendar

Please Note: Please accept our apology - Due to a technical change over with an external company involved in sending the Fog Horn from FishersIsland.net, the sending of this issue was delayed. 

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Fishers Island Conservancy's Annual Burn

Fishers Island Conservancy's Annual Burn

Spring burns are critical to the Conservancy's work in habitat restoration, maintenance and management on island.  Read more.

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Ospreys Come Home to New Nesting Platforms

Ospreys Come Home to New Nesting Platforms

FI Electric Co teams up with Ferguson Museum to replace poles and relocate osprey nests. Watch the OspreyCam in 'live' time!  Read more.

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ICB Spring Update 2016: President's Letter & ICB Priorities

ICB Spring Update 2016: President's Letter & ICB Priorities

ICB has been meeting regularly and welcoming dialogue from islanders about several critical island issues. This is a spring update with priorities for 2016.  Read more.

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FI School: Notice of Annual Meeting, Proposed Proposition, Budget Vote & Election

FI School: Notice of Annual Meeting, Proposed Proposition, Budget Vote & Election

Find important dates for BOE candidates, budget review and voting for qualified voters of the Fishers Island School District.  Read more.

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IPP's Annual Easter Egg Hunt

IPP's Annual Easter Egg Hunt

Island People's Project (IPP) held the Annual Easter Egg Hunt on the town green Saturday, March 26.  Read more.

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Snowy Owl Sighting
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Billion Oyster Project and Farmers Get Together For Our Future

Billion Oyster Project and Farmers Get Together For Our Future

Capital Oyster and Fishers Island Oyster farmers reflect on the lessons learned from generations of experience about sustainable growth practices. Read more.

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Suffolk to Gov. Cuomo: Don’t dump dredge spoils in LI Sound

Suffolk to Gov. Cuomo: Don’t dump dredge spoils in LI Sound

Millions of cubic yards of dredge spoils, which opponents say could contain toxic materials such as mercury, lead, PCBs and pesticides, to be dumped into the Sound over the next 30 years.  Read more.

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BID REQUEST: Fishers Island School Building Renovation

BID REQUEST: Fishers Island School Building Renovation

Project consists of renovations to approx. 2,936 SF of space in the school building. Renovations for an additional 1,115 SF of space in the building are included as alternates. Read more.

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April Gardening 2016

April Gardening 2016

Succulents are primarily grown for their foliage and drought resistance and have proven to be excellent container plants for the New England summer gardener.  Read more.

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ISLAND NATURALIST AMAZED!
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Suffolk County may ban single-use plastic bags

Suffolk County may ban single-use plastic bags

“It’s going to save businesses money because now they’re not going to incur the cost of paying for the plastic bags,” he said. “But can you put a price on preserving the earth?”  Read more.

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Island Images by Nora Oakes Howard

Island Images by Nora Oakes Howard

The ever-changing island landscape.

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FIDCO 2016 Stickers

FIDCO 2016 Stickers

2016 Stickers available now and required as of March 1.

Read more.

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Spring Shopping at the Beach Plum

Spring Shopping at the Beach Plum

Stop by and find new items and the Spring Sale!

Read more.

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NYC 5 Boro Bike Tour for BCBF

NYC 5 Boro Bike Tour for BCBF

Support Sarah and Steve Malinowski as they ride in the 5 Boro Bike Tour on May 1 to raise money and awareness for the Brooklyn Community Bail Fund.

Read more.

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Your Amazon shopping can raise money for the Sea Stretcher!

Your Amazon shopping can raise money for the Sea Stretcher!

For eligible purchases AmazonSmile Foundation will donate 0.5% of the purchase price to the Sea Stretcher.  Read more.

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Tiggy's 11 Day Spring Cleanse

Tiggy's 11 Day Spring Cleanse

This program is perfect for you if you want to...Live a happier and healthier life, learn which foods fuel you and nourish your body with Superfoods, lose 3-5 pounds a week naturally, and more. Read more.

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POSITION AVAILABLE: Mail Delivery Contract

POSITION AVAILABLE: Mail Delivery Contract

For pick up and delivery - to and from the Ferry and the Post Office.  Read more.

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POSITION AVAILABLE: FIWMD Employment Opportunity

POSITION AVAILABLE: FIWMD Employment Opportunity

Facilities Maintenance & Operations Technician

Read more.

POSITION AVAILABLE: FI Ferry Summer Reservations Staff
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POSITION AVAILABLE: FI Ferry Summer Freight Staff
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FISHERS ISLAND COMMUNITY CENTER

Summer Internship Opportunity on Fishers Island

Summer Internship Opportunity on Fishers Island

Get to know the ins and outs of the Community Center and the Theater with a paid, resume building, opportunity on Fishers!  Read more.

POSITION AVAILABLE: Bowling Alley Attendant

POSITION AVAILABLE: Bowling Alley Attendant

At the Community Center's Ten Pin Bowling Alley.

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FICC New Member & Membership Renewal

FICC New Member & Membership Renewal

Save yourself an additional stop when you arrive on the island! Sign up or renew your membership now!

Read more.

FICC Island Café Menu & Hours

FICC Island Café Menu & Hours

Join us for lunch and dinner and check out the new dinner specials!

Read more.

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IN MEMORIAM: Harold E. Cook

IN MEMORIAM: Harold E. Cook

Harold was known for his storytelling, and his sense of humor will be missed.

Read more.

ENGAGEMENT:

Kate Planitzer and Michael Harper

August 25, 2015 in New York, NY 

BIRTHS:

December 12, 2015    

Reed Aikens Stanley to Zachary Stanley and Jessica DiMartino

 

January 15, 2016      

Luke Scott Montaldo to Abbe Grimes Montaldo and Scott Montaldo

 

February 22, 2016  

Porter Nathaniel Smith to Elizabeth Porter and Gabriel Smith

 

March 24, 2016        

William Houghton Lucey to Kate Harris Lucey and Pat Lucey

 

March 26, 2016       

Izabella Mae Simmons to Katie Lamb Simmons and DJ Simmons

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

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Special Talk: Tales of the Schooner Bowdoin at Essex Library

Special Talk: Tales of the Schooner Bowdoin at Essex Library

Presented by Fishers Island Ferry Captain Heather Stone April 10th.  Read more.

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IPP Morning Program Registration 2016

IPP Morning Program Registration 2016

Registration for the 2016 IPP Morning Program will open on April 11th for year-round residents, and on May 1st for seasonal residents.  Read more.

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FI Library Book Group: Upcoming Book Selections

FI Library Book Group: Upcoming Book Selections

April 14 - No Great Mischief by Alistair MacLeod. All are welcome.  Read more.

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FIS Class of 2016 Hosts BINGO Night

FIS Class of 2016 Hosts BINGO Night

Friday, April 15 after school!

Read more.

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NY State Election Dates 2016

NY State Election Dates 2016

Note the dates for NY State and Presidential primaries and elections - 1st up, April 19.

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 April 21. All over 60 are invited as guests.  Read more.

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FI Conservancy Spring Migration Bird Count

FI Conservancy Spring Migration Bird Count

Bring your binoculars April 30 and/or May 1.

Read more.

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Save the Dates: FI Fire District Meeting Schedule 2016

Save the Dates: FI Fire District Meeting Schedule 2016

Members of the community are invited to attend.

Read more.

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HOUSE RENTAL: Peninsula House for Rent

HOUSE RENTAL: Peninsula House for Rent

2 Bedrooms, 1 1/2 baths, Year round.

Read more.

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FI April Fog Horn Masthead
by  Marlin Bloethe

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