• New York State Safe Boating Course

    Elbert Burr, the official licensed New York state boating instructor, is offering a Safe Boating Course for adults and children over the age of 10. Fee is $10 per person (adults will have additional $10 fee to receive license). Will be held at the F.I. Community Center at 8am to 12pm both Wednesday, July 11th […]

  • Community Dinner Thank Yous

    The Community Center’s Island Café was the spot to be two Sundays in a row! Everyone sends a special thank you to Gail Cypherd for the delicious take-out Pizza Dinner showcasing her home-made dough and made to order pies which she and husband Greg made for our community members on Sunday, March 4. Sunday evening, March  11 the […]

  • FICC Winter News Update

    Welcoming the new Program Director as the Island Café reopens, new Fitness Room equipment arrives, and air conditioning is installed! Jeanie K. Cook: The FICC Board’s Executive Committee is pleased to inform you that Jeanie Kelly Cook had agreed to join the Community Center as Director of Programs and Administration. With experience in membership coordination […]

  • 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 2018 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 […]