Regenerative Gardening

Illustrated Lecture by Craig Floyd on How to Garden with Mother Nature while reducing your work load and increasing your production and nutritional quality.

Drawing Owls

Family Program After meeting one of the Nature Center's resident owls, you will learn tips and techniques to create your own owl drawing.  You will need a pencil, eraser and drawing paper. DPNC family program for ages 5 & up. Wednesday, August 26, 2020. 2 to 2:40 p.m. Virtual Program, advance registration required. To sign up […]

Blowin’ in the Wind?

Dr. Tiffany Smythe, professor of maritime policy at the U.S. Coast Guard Academy, will provide an update on offshore wind development.

The Rise and Fall of Hotels on Fishers Island

Pierce Rafferty, Director of the HLFM, will host a screening of his illustrated talk that chronicles the life span of all Fishers Island hotels from the launching of the first destination hotel in 1877 to the shuttering of the last of Fishers Island three grand hotels in the early 1940s.

Seagrass Mgmt. Coalition Survey & Meeting

This meeting will take place entirely online over Zoom. The Coalition will use this time to review initial drafts of Seagrass Management Areas (SMAs) for the island. The public is welcome to attend. Register via this link: Register Questions can be sent to the FISM Coordinator, Connor Jones, at fishersislandseagrass@gmail.com. To stay up to date […]

FISM Coalition Meeting November 18

The Fishers Island Seagrass Management (FISM) Coalition will be holding it's next Coalition meeting on Wednesday, November 18th from 11am-2pm EST via Zoom. If you are not a Coalition member, but would still like to join and observe, please email the FISM Coordinator, Connor Jones, at fishersislandseagrass@gmail.com for more details.

FISM Coalition Meeting December 7

The Fishers Island Seagrass Management (FISM) Coalition will be holding it's next Coalition meeting on Monday, December 7th from 2-4pm EST via Zoom. If you are not a Coalition member, but would still like to join and observe, please email the FISM Coordinator, Connor Jones, at fishersislandseagrass@gmail.com for more details.

Shipwrecked

The Henry L. Ferguson Museum in partnership with the New London Maritime Society - Custom House Maritime Museum, will be hosting a mid-winter illustrated talk that we hope will bring you summery thoughts as you consider the beaches of Fishers Island with a new perspective.

FISM Coalition Meeting February 10

The Fishers Island Seagrass Management (FISM) Coalition will be holding it's next Coalition meeting on Wednesday, February 10th from 1-3pm EST via Zoom. If you are not a Coalition member, but would still like to join and observe, please email the FISM Coordinator, Connor Jones, at fishersislandseagrass@gmail.com for more details.

Seamen of Color: Living and Sailing from the Port of New London, 1640-1880

As we celebrate Black History Month, The Henry L. Ferguson Museum and the New London Maritime Society are pleased to co-host Seamen of Color: Living and Sailing from the Port of New London, 1640-1880, an Illustrated Talk by Sandi Brewster-walker, chair and acting executive director of the Long Island Indigenous People Museum & Research Institute.

FISM Coalition Meeting March 22

The Fishers Island Seagrass Management (FISM) Coalition will be holding it's next Coalition meeting on Monday, March 22nd from 1-3pm EST via Zoom. If you are not a Coalition member, but would still like to join and observe, please email the FISM Coordinator, Connor Jones, at fishersislandseagrass@gmail.com for more details.