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  • Yoga on the Beach: Saturday August 12

    Yoga on the Beach with Katie Colgate Bring a water bottle and a beach towel to this donation-only all levels vinyasa flow class to support the FI Community Center! Saturday, August 12 9:00 am Dock Beach Questions? Call Community Center at 631-788-7683

  • Play Groups

    With IPP’s Morning Program moving back to the school this summer, we’re going to miss the pitter-patter of little feet around here!  To make sure we get our cuteness overload quota, we’ll be hosting play groups twice a week in the playroom.  If you haven’t been there before, we’ve got a chalkboard wall, a few […]

  • Summer 2017 Programs

    The Community Center is hard at work preparing for a summer of fun, and has already finalized plans for the following programs and events.  There’s more in the works – keep an eye on this space and on our Facebook and Instagram pages for updates! Howard Park Painting Workshop Howard Park returns to teach several […]

  • Thanksgiving Soup Mixer

    For our Thanksgiving holiday celebration/child-friendly activity, we’ll be making mason jars of soup mix! Meet us in the Arts & Crafts room at 3pm on Sunday, November 13. They may not look exactly as pictured, but we’ll be taking bowls of dried bulk ingredients, layering them in mason jars, labeling and decorating the jars, and […]

  • We Asked…You Answered

    Last month, the Programming Committee published a survey to understand what continuing education opportunities you want to see the Community Center offer. Thanks to those who participated, we have a better idea of what you want and need us to provide. The most popular categories were Tech/Phones and Personal Finance. Tech/Phones requests included a lot […]

  • Animal Rescue Team Training

    Did you know that seals love Hungry Point? That leatherback sea turtles travel north in the late summer and occasionally wash ashore? That whales have been found on Fishers and are regularly spotted in its waters? That dolphins too can end up on the beach – one up at the Castle as recently as this […]

  • Reflections on a Summer Internship

    In early April, I sat at my dorm room’s desk, checking my email. One of the unread messages was a forwarded version of the Fog Horn from my dear mother. She directed my attention to a summer internship position posted therein. Having been at a loss for what I was going to do when the […]

  • Inspiration of Olympic Proportions

    A story of former glory: Four years ago, I remember cramming onto the couch with my cousins to watch the Summer Olympics on Fishers. The screen was so small that I would lie with my stomach flattened on the carpet right in front of the TV. I wanted a good view of the Olympic athletes […]

  • Fishers Island Community Center Names New Director

      Elizabeth Reid The Board of Directors of the Fishers Island Community Center would like to thank our Director Elizabeth Reid for her committed service and the outstanding job she has done leading the Center during the last four years. She has developed programs and classes for members of all ages, run a successful capital […]