1960’s Beefcake on Fire Island with Jim Stryker. Photographed by Walter Kundzicz for Champion. la As the 1950’s gave way to the 1960’s muscle headed beefcake gave way
Bob Howard 1977. Mr. Bob Howard was born in New Haven Connecticut, and attended college at the University of Connecticut. There he majored in theater, and
From the Pines with Love 1991. Again Dionne Warwick was no stranger to Fire Island having been to Cherry Grove in 1967. Again
Alexandra Akira. 1986 What it feels like for a girl… Arriving on Fire Island at fourteen years old, she would soon call this magical wonderland her second home.
From the Pines with Love 1990. After the success of the first “From the Pines with Love” benefit in 1985 it was decided to have another. Beginning with a
Lessons from the Beach by Robert Bonanno 2008. Fire Island has inspired many a creative person, including myself. In 2008 I was so inspired and expressed it in two
Scott Bromley In 1964, when architect Scott Bromley first visited the Pines, he was, in his own words, “just a green kid from Canada.” He’d recently graduated from McGill
Welcome to Fire Island Visions of Cherry Grove and the Pines by Jack Nichols. Jack Nichols was Gay activist who spent his entire adult life working for gay liberation.
Pavilion 2015… Under new ownership of PJ McAteer the Pavilion would go through some modifications. New logo design, and lighting and sound alterations. Programming would fall to longtime
Gene Gordon Aka. Will Seagers- Matt Harper A rebel without a cause… This post contains adult images. His name was Gene Gordon when he arrives in
Actress Debbie Reynolds performs in Cherry Grove 2015. Actress Debbie Reynolds arrives in Cherry Grove to perform at the Community House Theater. Reported by FI Q News
From the Pines with Love. 1985. With the advent of the AIDS crisis owner John Whyte felt the need for a community response. With co chair Ron English, and using his