The Henry L. Ferguson Museum
Presents the 16th Annual Thanksgiving
Trail Clearing & Beach Clean Up
(Plus “Oyster After-Party”)
When: Friday, November 26, 2021
Time: 2:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Where: Meet at the Museum before proceeding to the Nature Trails and Beach
Clearing. Because many of the trails are in great shape, we will be
expanding assignments to include invasive control and additional beach
Tools: Please bring tools you can handle SAFELY. NO CHAINSAWS.
Cleaning: We will provide heavy-duty garbage bags for beach and path cleaning.
Dress: We suggest you wear long pants, long-sleeved shirts, socks and gloves to
battle thorns and poison ivy.
All participants are invited immediately thereafter to a post-clearing
party AT THE MUSEUM from approximately 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. to
enjoy drinks and oysters. Thanks to Fishers Island Oyster Farm,
Summer Shuckers and Bottlerocket for their generous and repeated
sponsorship of this festive Island tradition.
During the reception, please check out and enjoy the current annual
exhibit “Fishers Island, Naturally” on display, curated by Pierce Rafferty
and generously sponsored by Altus Partners and Chubb.