Volume: IV  Issue: 1                             January 2017                            FI Community Calendar

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FIC Demo Documented

FIC Demo Documented

A glimpse at the demo before the FIC renovation can take form.

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Latest architectural designs for Coast Guard Museum unveiled

Latest architectural designs for Coast Guard Museum unveiled

“These are design concepts that are likely to change dramatically ... as we design this building,” Klee said.  Read more.

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New York To Sue Over L.I. Sound Dredging

New York To Sue Over L.I. Sound Dredging

CT and NY Environmentalists warn dumping dredge sediment in an open-water site could harm Sound's marine ecology — claim rejected by EPA and CT state environmental officials.  Read more.

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Documentary Movie by two Fishers Islanders Honored by Library of Congress

Documentary Movie by two Fishers Islanders Honored by Library of Congress

Congratulations to Pierce Rafferty, Kevin Rafferty, & Jayne Loader on the 1982 influential film compilation The Atomic Cafe.  Read more.

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Children, Cookies and Carols...A Perfect Island Start to the Christmas Season

Children, Cookies and Carols...A Perfect Island Start to the Christmas Season

Cookies, hot chocolate, favorite holiday tales, beautiful carols and tree lighting.  Read more.

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Fishers Island Seniors Thank IPP

Fishers Island Seniors Thank IPP

The Fishers Island seniors 'escaped' the Island for the second time this year on Saturday, December 3.

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Tin Cup Derby

Tin Cup Derby

The organizational fund-raising that allows the Island to keep functioning the way it has for so many years.  Read more.

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Fire Department Christmas Party for the Kids
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A Spectacular Evening: FI School Winter Concert and Art Show

A Spectacular Evening: FI School Winter Concert and Art Show

We always appreciate the support you continue to show for our students in the arts.  Read more.

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CMEA Eastern CT Selects Two FI School Students for Ensembles

CMEA Eastern CT Selects Two FI School Students for Ensembles

Fishers Island music students participated in the CMEA's Eastern Regional auditions for 1st time.  Read more.

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Fishers Island School Students work with NESS

Fishers Island School Students work with NESS

The Sailing Cluster is co-led by FI School principal Karen Goodwin and FI Yacht Club general manager Lincoln White.  Read more.

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Fourth Annual Piano Recital

Fourth Annual Piano Recital

Nine students of varying ages performed beautiful pieces for the presentation.

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Ferry Crew Thankful for School Parents' Thoughtfulness
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FI Library is Open as Always

FI Library is Open as Always

Even a bit of construction can't keep the Library from opening.

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Thank You to Ann Banks

Thank You to Ann Banks

from the Commissioners of the Fishers Island Waste Management District

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January Gardening 2017

January Gardening 2017

Dr. Uduard Frederich Poepping discovered the Amaryllis plant growing in the Chilean mountains in 1828.  Read more.

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FI: Memorable Moments in Photos

FI: Memorable Moments in Photos

This photo gallery holds photos from our readers - memorable moments on Fishers. 

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Doctor's Office Hours Change
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Fishers Island School Admissions Open House

Fishers Island School Admissions Open House

Welcoming interested students for the 2017-2018 School year January 12th (snow date of January 13th).  Read more.

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FI Library Book Group: Upcoming Book Selections

FI Library Book Group: Upcoming Book Selections

January 12: Dark Athena: A Novel by Arthur Houghton (fiction)

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Ladies "Craft-n-Coffee" at the Library
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Senior Luncheons 2016-2017

Senior Luncheons 2016-2017

1st in the new year on Thursday, January 19. Everyone over 60 is invited to join us!
Looking for volunteer chefs as well. Check out the photos from the fun lunches this year!  Read more.

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FISHERS ISLAND COMMUNITY CENTER

Winter Bowling Update from the Island Community Center

Winter Bowling Update from the Island Community Center

Bowling events and activities for every one!

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FI Community Center offers Social Dance Classes

FI Community Center offers Social Dance Classes

Sign up today - offered Thursday nights with teacher Alan Thibodeau.

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Island Café Menu & Hours

Island Café Menu & Hours

Great Menu - come on down and eat-in or take-out!

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Tim Hoch Named to MBWA Honorable Mention

Tim Hoch Named to MBWA Honorable Mention

Congratulations to Fishers Island School alumnus Hoch.

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Fishers Island Judo Club

Fishers Island Judo Club

Congratulations! Island strong!

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IN MEMORIAM: William E. Howard, III

IN MEMORIAM: William E. Howard, III

William E. Howard, III, died December 21, 2016.  A service is being planned. 

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IN MEMORIAM: Charles Ellsworth Meyers, Jr.

IN MEMORIAM: Charles Ellsworth Meyers, Jr.

Meyers enriched the lives of countless children, student athletes, and teachers with his passionate and loving approach to teaching and learning.  

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IN MEMORIAM: Otto Harry Gruner III

IN MEMORIAM: Otto Harry Gruner III

He was a gentleman, “old school” in the best way, approachable and appreciated by folks from all walks of life.

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IN MEMORIAM: Janina 'Paty' Roberts

IN MEMORIAM: Janina 'Paty' Roberts

She was one of the first nurses to enlist in the Army Nurse Corps in 1941 and served at Fort H G Wright, Fishers Island, NY,

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IN MEMORIAM: Anthony Dominick "Tony" DiMella

IN MEMORIAM: Anthony Dominick "Tony" DiMella

Tony, the second of six children, was born on August 20, 1933, and grew up on Fishers Island, N.Y.

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IN MEMORIAM: Christina Rhodes

IN MEMORIAM: Christina Rhodes

Mrs. Rhodes devoted much of her time and energy to her family and volunteer activities including the USO and the Fresh Flower Program of the Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center.

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WEDDINGS 2016

November 27, 2016    
Logan Wasley and Melissa Joseph in St. Lucia

 

ENGAGEMENTS

Brian Carroll and Sarah Hopkins on December 17, 2016 in Boston, MA

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BIRTHS 2016

October 27, 2016         
Walker Russell Cook to Crosby and Dinah Cook

 

December 29, 2016     
Finley Dunseth Carroll to Kevin and Gillian Carroll

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Fishers Island Driftwood Tables

Fishers Island Driftwood Tables

Beautiful, unique and perfect for your island home.

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Happy New Year from tiggyhealth

Happy New Year from tiggyhealth

Together we can plan for a happy healthy 2017!

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Summer Nannies

Summer Nannies

Two college students seek summer employment on Fishers this summer.

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JOB POSTING: Fishers Island School's BOE Secretary
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Fishers Island Ferry District Manager Position

Fishers Island Ferry District Manager Position

The District seeks interested candidates.

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Job Posting: IPP Morning Program Director
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Shop Amazon Smile and help raise funds for the Sea Stretcher

Shop Amazon Smile and help raise funds for the Sea Stretcher

.05% of all your purchases will go directly to the Sea Stretcher and could help save a life.

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