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Senior Lunch May 2014

Always a special gathering, the Senior Lunches are held on the third Thursday of the month from October through May – most are held at the Union Chapel unless otherwise noted. All islanders over age 60 are invited!  So, if you would like to be added to the list, please let Heather Burnham know by email or call Heather at 788-7662. This was a busy …

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IN MEMORIAM: Andrew G. Braun

Andrew G. Braun, of Jamaica Plain, passed away peacefully on May 20th at age 75 after a terminal cancer diagnosis 10 days earlier. Born in Paris to Polish intellectual parents, he immigrated to the United States as a toddler. He attended the New Lincoln School in NYC and graduated from Middlebury and MIT’s 3/2 program in 1961. He received in …

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FI School Chorus and Band at Music in the Parks Festival

On Friday, May 9th the Fishers Island Music Department took two performance ensembles to compete in the annual Music in the Parks Festival in Westfield, MA. The Chorus was awarded an “Excellent” rating, taking first place in class AAA. The band was also awarded an “Excellent” rating and took first place in class AAA. In addition, The Fishers Island Band was …

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