Tag Archives: Museum

Museum Lecture: “Scotch on the Rocks”

Adult Lecture Series: HLFM Director Pierce Rafferty will survey the history of prohibition, 1919-1933, and chronicle the rumrunners that crash landed on Fishers Island. Note: This talk will also be given on August 25, 2019. Sundays in July and August the HLF Museum hosts adult lectures on a wide variety of topics.

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Museum: Nature Walk

During July and August, Nature Walks will start at the Museum on Thursdays at 10:30 a.m. unless changes have been posted. Terry McNamara will lead the walks. Posters will be put up on the Post Office bulletin board each week that will reveal the subject and location of the upcoming walk. However, all groups must meet first at the Museum …

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Introducing Fishers Island Nature Discovery “FIND”

A new program becomes a reality. Sarah Saint-Amand, along with Harbor School founder Murray Fisher, triggered the program. Sarah had enjoyed the Wednesday afternoon Museum programs and both she and Murray felt there was a need and enough demand to warrant a more extensive series of nature-related programs. The Museum immediately supported the idea and brought in the Denison Pequotsepos …

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Museum: Nature Walk

During July and August, Nature Walks will start at the Museum on Thursdays at 10:30 a.m. unless changes have been posted. Terry McNamara will lead the walks. Posters will be put up on the Post Office bulletin board each week that will reveal the subject and location of the upcoming walk. However, all groups must meet first at the Museum …

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LISS Habitat Restoration and Stewardship Mtg.

Please join the Long Island Sound Study (LISS) Habitat Restoration and Stewardship work group for their quarterly meeting. The day will include a series of presentations from a variety of speakers, covering topics such as: Fishers Island Land Trust: Overview of Land Use and Conservation Efforts; Introduction to the Fishers Island Conservancy and Overview of Restoration Projects/ Sentinel Program; Fishers …

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