Volume: IV  Issue: 2                             February 2017                            FI Community Calendar

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Celebrating and Welcoming Volunteers at the Fire Department
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Fishers Island School: We're Number One!

Fishers Island School: We're Number One!

A big congratulations to our science students!

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Fishers Island School

Fishers Island School Principal Announcement

And, the request for community members input at January 31 focus groups.  Read more.

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Fishers Island Ferry District announces appointment of new District Manager
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Gray Seal Pup Finds Sanctuary and Stewardship on Fishers Island
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American Legion: Call for Members and VA Choice Info

American Legion: Call for Members and VA Choice Info

Legion’s members meeting February 2 at 5:30. Agenda includes nominating and formally installing our officers. Find on-island VA health insurance information.  Read more.

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February Gardening 2017

February Gardening 2017

Recently the rusty-patched bumblebee became the first bee in the United States to be protected under the Endangered Species Act. The native bee is an important pollinator of wildflowers and food crops.  Read more.

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Legion's Shuffleboard gets a Makeover

Legion's Shuffleboard gets a Makeover

Shuffleboard tournaments began on Fishers Island in the late 1950’s on this very same table.
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2016-2017 Millstone Guidebook

2016-2017 Millstone Guidebook

Connecticut’s nuclear power plant emergency preparedness guide for the general public.

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My Neck of the Woods: A little bird told me ...

My Neck of the Woods: A little bird told me ...

Fishers Island has not seen the Eastern Bluebird in quite some time.  Read more.

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Call for LHW Applications: 2017 Summer and Fall Fellowships

Call for LHW Applications: 2017 Summer and Fall Fellowships

The Lighthouse Works is seeking applications from artists and writers for Summer and Fall 2017.   Read more.

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Seeking a Letterhead Design for Union Chapel
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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 - take a quick peek here and come have a look!  Read more.

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Fishers Island's Gymnast
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Lady Vikings Host Basketball Tournament

Lady Vikings Host Basketball Tournament

Coach Carol Giles said, "Play hard and play with heart."  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.  Read more.

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Join the Battle. Beat Rare Cancers: Support Tour de Bart
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Time to Order Your Girl Scout Cookies

Time to Order Your Girl Scout Cookies

Get your order in by February 6th.

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Union Chapel invites you to Time Around the Table

Union Chapel invites you to Time Around the Table

Upcoming Sunday dates include February 5, 12, 19 and 26.  Read more.

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Valentine Card Making Party

Valentine Card Making Party

Join the fun at the Fishers Island Community Center Sunday, February 5

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Super Bowl 2017 at American Legion Post 1045

Super Bowl 2017 at American Legion Post 1045

February 5: Get ready for some football!

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FI Library Book Group: Upcoming Book Selections

FI Library Book Group: Upcoming Book Selections

February 9: A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman (fiction)

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Senior Luncheons 2016-2017

Senior Luncheons 2016-2017

Join us Thursday, February 16. Everyone over 60 is invited to join us!
Sign up today. Check out the photos from the fun lunches this year! Read more.

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Fishers Island School

FI School Principal Search Focus Group

New Date: Principal Search Focus Groups will be February 23.

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Ladies "Craft-n-Coffee" at the Library

Ladies "Craft-n-Coffee" at the Library

The 1st gathering was so much fun we are having another on Sunday, February 26 @ 2:00.
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Shrove Tuesday Pancake Supper!

Shrove Tuesday Pancake Supper!

Tuesday, February 28 at Union Chapel

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AFTER ALL…A FISHERMAN: Elma Burnham

AFTER ALL…A FISHERMAN: Elma Burnham

Fishers Island native Elma Burnham will speak at the Mystic Seaport March 16.
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FISHERS ISLAND COMMUNITY CENTER

February at the Island Community Center

February at the Island Community Center

Check out all the activities this month!

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FICC New Member & Membership Renewal

FICC New Member & Membership Renewal

Save yourself an additional stop! Sign up or renew your membership now!

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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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Island Café Menu & Hours

Island Café Menu & Hours

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

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IN MEMORIAM: Carol Hirschfeld

IN MEMORIAM: Carol Hirschfeld

She is missed so much already.

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WEDDINGS 2016

October 15, 2016         
James (Jake) Guimaraes and Anna Jarashow, Brooklyn, NY

 

ENGAGEMENTS

Nick Malinowski and Jennie Encalada in December 22, 2016 in Brooklyn, NY

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IPP Morning Program Needs Counselors

IPP Morning Program Needs Counselors

Perfect morning job for teenagers age 14 and older - July and August on Fishers. Applications deadline is March 15.  Read more.

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FI Fire District Accepting Bids: General Contractor

FI Fire District Accepting Bids: General Contractor

Fishers Island Fire District is accepting bids for a five (5) year commitment for work at the Firehouse  Read more.

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FI Fire District Accepting Bids: Furnace Service

FI Fire District Accepting Bids: Furnace Service

For a five (5) year contract to perform annual cleaning and service to the furnace at the Firehouse.  Read more.

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FI Fire District Accepting Bids: Exterior Grounds

FI Fire District Accepting Bids: Exterior Grounds

For a (3) year exterior maintenance contract.

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POSITION AVAILABLE: FI Ferry District Accounting

POSITION AVAILABLE: FI Ferry District Accounting

Interested parties should send a letter of intent.

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Fishers Island Driftwood Tables

Fishers Island Driftwood Tables

Beautiful, unique and perfect for your island home.

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JOB POSTING: Fishers Island School's BOE Secretary
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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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FI February Fog Horn Masthead
by Marlin Bloethe

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Access FishersIsland.net on Your iPhone

Access FishersIsland.net on Your iPhone

Did you know you can access FishersIsland.net on your iPhone? It is free and easy!

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