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Storyteller at the Library July 27

LEN CABRAL, international storyteller, will be on island Tuesday July 27th, 2010 Brought to you by the FI Library, Len will be telling stories at 5:00 PM a the Union Chapel. He mesmerizes, enchants,and captivates everyone age 2-99!

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Bridge at the Union Chapel

Bridge at Union Chapel annex Mondays 1:30 to 4:30 Duplicate game Tuesdays 1:30 to 4:00  Chicago and beginners game Please call Paula Pendergast for for further information. ‘788-7560

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Fog Horn July 2010

Fourth Of July Fun!!! Also inside: Local Sailor Competing In 470 World Championships Emergency Landing!!! July Gardening Tips from Melie Fi Ferry District Commissioners Election Info & Schedule Cmeec Notice Of Application Pound-A-Thon Results Are In!!!

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Oral History Workshop

Monday, July 19, 2010 4:30 pm to 5:45 pm In the cafe at the Community Center Fred Calabretta, Curator at Mystic Seaport, will be giving a workshop in association with the Henry L. Ferguson Museum to help interested members of the community launch an oral history program. Members of the community who are interested in being actively involved are invited …

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Fish Tales, Tugs and Sails Brings Renowned Children’s Book Authors to New London

Expanded Fish Tales, Tugs and Sails Brings Renowned Children’s Book Authors to New London NEW Pirate Parade, Roaming Railroad and Youth Community Stage added to New London Waterfront’s only Children’s Festival (There is docking on the Waterfront Park) NEW LONDON – July 8, 2010 –  At this year’s fifth annual Fish Tales, Tugs and Sails, children’s authors and illustrators from …

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2010 Fishers Island Film Festival and Screenwriter Finale

FIFFaF awards to be presented on at the Community Center Friday, July 16, 7:00 pm Come and See 8 short films and 4 new screenplays written, produced, directed or starring Fishers Island residents and their SECT Film team (SouthEastern CT Filmmakers Association) Judges: Charlotte McKim, Tina Sloan, Becca Bartels Presented by The FI Library, IPP, FI School in cooperation with …

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Movies for the week: July 13-20

Tuesday July 13 Diary of a Wimpy Kid Begins 7:00pm, ends 8:33pm. Wednesday July 14 Alice in Wonderland Begins 7:00, ends 8:49pm. Sunday July 18 TBA Tuesday July 20 Prince of Persia Begins 7:00pm, ends 8:56pm

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Yes Virginia, the Movie Theatre Will Open This Season!!

Contrary to the gossip, the Movie Theatre will be open this summer beginning with Date Night tomorrow (Tuesday the 6th) at 7:00 pm. On Wednesday we will show Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightening Thief, also starting at 7:00 pm. As last year, there will be movies on Sunday nights @8:00 pm and Tuesdays and Wednesdays @7:00. Stay tuned …

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Malinowski & Oysters in the NYT

More mainstream media mentions of Fishers Island. Today it’s the New York Times, covering Pete Malinowski’s oyster program in New York Harbor. BENEATH a floating dock off Governors Island, tucked behind the squat octagonal white ventilation tower for the Brooklyn-Battery Tunnel, there are oysters growing in New York Harbor. And not just any oysters. These little bivalves, 500,000 strong, make …

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