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Museum Trail Clearing & After Oyster Party

November 25 @ 2:30 pm

The Henry L. Ferguson Museum
Presents the 17th Annual Thanksgiving
Trail Clearing & Beach Clean Up
(Plus “Oyster Afters-Party”) 

When: Friday, November 25, 2022

Time: 2:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. 

Where: Meet at the Museum before proceeding to the Nature Trails and Beach Clearing. As many of the trails are in good shape, we will expand assignments to include invasive control and beach clean-up.

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, Fishers Island Lemonade, 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 “Year Round, A Celebration of Community” on display, curated by Pierce Rafferty and generously sponsored by Altus Partners and Chubb.


For further information please contact Scott Reid at 646.431.8536/ bsr1265@gmail.com or Pierce Rafferty at 631.788.7239/ fimuseum@fishersisland.net


November 25
2:30 pm-6:30 pm
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