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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Pines People – Larry Kramer.

Pines People – Larry Kramer.     Larry Kramer (born June 25, 1935) is an American playwright, author, public health advocate, and LGBT rights activist.  Kramer—the second son of a
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Night & Day 2 Benefit 1992.

Night & Day 2 A Boulevard Boys Benefit for Friends in Deed  1992.     During the 90’s there were many benefits for AIDS. This one given by John Francis
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Dancing on the Bay Est. 1995.

  Dancing on the Bay Est. 1995.       During the 4th of July weekend in 1995 the first “Dancing on the Bay” was held at the Bayfront home
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Mel Cheren- Music history.

  Mel Cheren- Music history. 1933-2017   1970’s. On a trip to Fire Island Mel Cheren met what would be his partner in life and love Michael Brody. 12 years
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Harvey Milk on Fire Island 1950’s.

Harvey Milk on Fire Island 1950’s.         Harvey Milk, was a visionary civil and human rights leader who became one of the first openly gay elected officials
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The FIPAP Art Show Est. 1985-1987.

The FIPAP Art Show Est. 1985-1987.    Art has always been part of the Pines community. The beauty of the beach has inspired many. In the 70’s it became a
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The Fire Island National Seashore. Est. 1964

  The Fire Island National Seashore. Est. 1964     Fire Island National Seashore was established by Congress on September 11, 1964, following a long history of preservation efforts, most
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Art history- Jim French

Art history- Jim French   July 14, 1932 – June 16, 2017 Jim French passed away this year. He spent time on Fire Island, and so his history becomes ours…
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