2022 Annual Exhibitions Opening Reception

Henry L. Ferguson Museum 1109 Equestrian Ave, Fishers Island, NY

Please join us for our Opening Reception and 2022 Annual Exhibition Year Round: A Celebration of Community as well as complementary Special Exhibitions: Winter which will be on display on the Second Floor; and Paintings by Rauno Joks which will be on display in the Natural History Gallery.

Kid’s Guide to Tree ID

Henry L. Ferguson Museum 1109 Equestrian Ave, Fishers Island, NY

FAMILY PROGRAM. Come practice your tree identification skills, meet several DPNC animals who rely on trees in the wild and do a leaf rubbing craft. In-person at Museum. Attendee numbers are limited so advance registration is recommended.

Turtles of Fishers Island and the Surrounding Region

Henry L. Ferguson Museum 1109 Equestrian Ave, Fishers Island, NY

Illustrated talk by Kim Hargrave on the lives and habitats of turtles who live on land and in the waters of Fishers Island and nearby environs.

Fishy Fun!

Henry L. Ferguson Museum 1109 Equestrian Ave, Fishers Island, NY

FAMILY PROGRAM. Learn about fish anatomy, lifecycle and interesting adaptations. Check out art that fishermen create with the fish they catch and practice making your own fish prints. In-person at Museum. Attendee numbers are limited so advance registration is required.

Recurring

FIND 2022

Henry L. Ferguson Museum 1109 Equestrian Ave, Fishers Island, NY

A Week (5 DAYS) of Learning Programs for Young Island Naturalists Ages 5 to 10. FIND introduces children to environmental topics that pertain to the natural history and stewardship of our Island. Using the Ferguson Museum as a base, the program provides an indoor/outdoor learning experience.

Recurring

FIND 2022

Henry L. Ferguson Museum 1109 Equestrian Ave, Fishers Island, NY

A Week (5 DAYS) of Learning Programs for Young Island Naturalists Ages 5 to 10. FIND introduces children to environmental topics that pertain to the natural history and stewardship of our Island. Using the Ferguson Museum as a base, the program provides an indoor/outdoor learning experience.

Recurring

FIND 2022

Henry L. Ferguson Museum 1109 Equestrian Ave, Fishers Island, NY

A Week (5 DAYS) of Learning Programs for Young Island Naturalists Ages 5 to 10. FIND introduces children to environmental topics that pertain to the natural history and stewardship of our Island. Using the Ferguson Museum as a base, the program provides an indoor/outdoor learning experience.

Recurring

FIND 2022

Henry L. Ferguson Museum 1109 Equestrian Ave, Fishers Island, NY

A Week (5 DAYS) of Learning Programs for Young Island Naturalists Ages 5 to 10. FIND introduces children to environmental topics that pertain to the natural history and stewardship of our Island. Using the Ferguson Museum as a base, the program provides an indoor/outdoor learning experience.

Recurring

FIND 2022

Henry L. Ferguson Museum 1109 Equestrian Ave, Fishers Island, NY

A Week (5 DAYS) of Learning Programs for Young Island Naturalists Ages 5 to 10. FIND introduces children to environmental topics that pertain to the natural history and stewardship of our Island. Using the Ferguson Museum as a base, the program provides an indoor/outdoor learning experience.

The Fishers Island Oyster Farm

Henry L. Ferguson Museum 1109 Equestrian Ave, Fishers Island, NY

Illustrated lecture by Steve Malinowski. Steve's talk will highlight the day-to-day operations of the thriving family-owned and managed farm that he co-founded in 1981 with his wife, Sarah Malinowski.

BENEFIT PREMIERE: The History of Race Rock Light

Fishers Island Theater

Join us at the Theater to learn how a lighthouse came to be erected in the 1870s on a dangerous submerged ledge amidst some of the most unpredictable and swiftest moving tides on the East Coast. Reception immediately following.

Aquatic Adaptations!

Henry L. Ferguson Museum 1109 Equestrian Ave, Fishers Island, NY

FAMILY PROGRAM. Meet several of DPNC’s resident pond animals, play a snapping turtle game and make a frog call craft. In-person at Museum. Attendee numbers are limited so advance registration is required.

Six Walks: In the Footsteps of Henry David Thoreau

Henry L. Ferguson Museum 1109 Equestrian Ave, Fishers Island, NY

Illustrated talk by Ben Shattuck about his journey to retrace Thoreau’s path through the Cape’s outer beaches, from the elbow to Provincetown’s fingertip. Q&A and Book signing to follow.

Water Birds

Henry L. Ferguson Museum 1109 Equestrian Ave, Fishers Island, NY

FAMILY PROGRAM. Learn about the specialized beaks, feet and feathers of birds adapted to living in and around the water. In-person at Museum. Attendee numbers are limited so advance registration is required.