Art History- Felice Picano

Art History- Felice Picano   Like many in the Arts lives were touched by Fire Island and inspired. Felice Picano is the author of more than thirty books of poetry,
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The GMHC Morning Party 1990-1994

  The GMHC Morning Party 1990-1998     1990. After the 1989 weather issue and the collapse of the covered pool dance floor, and the tremendous growth of the party
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Pines People- Tony Setteducate

Pines People- Tony Setteducate     My first trip to Fire Island was in the early 1960’s. A group of us youngsters who hung out at Julius, the gay straight
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Reflections Est. 1980.

  Reflections Est. 1980 73 Bay Walk.          Built in 1980 and designed by Architect Gary Stluka the house exterior was originally California redwood. The house was
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The Mr. Fire Island Contest 1970’s.

  The Mr. Fire Island Body Beautiful Contest 1970’s.   On July 19, 1970 rather than the annual Miss Fire Island contest a Mr. Fire Island Body Beautiful contest was
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The Seaplane history.

The Seaplane history.           The word Seaplane was meant to symbolize two types of planes associated with the sea. The type that is still used today
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The History of Disco.

The History of Disco.   Disco music and Fire Island have a lot in common. Much of it was tested here as many company executives spent time here. The long
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Peter Allen-Celebrity history .

Peter Allen-Celebrity history .  1944 – 1992    Singer Peter Allen was a big supporter of the Pines. He performed in many benefits and became a real part of the
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1998 GMHC Sweet 16 Morning Party

GMHC Morning Party Sweet 16.

  GMHC Morning Party Sweet 16. 1998.        The GMHC (Gay Mens Health Crisis) Morning Party began in 1983 by a group of concerned Pines community members as
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