Ascension Party 2006-2017

Ascension Party 2006-2017 In 2006, Eric von Kuersteiner had a vision to create a fun daytime party for the new generation of Fire Island.  He named it Ascension. It grew into the
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Beach 40th Anniversary !

Beach 40th Anniversary ! 1979-2019. Beach 40th Anniversary Event 1979-2019. In 1979 an event that would change the course of history and culture of the Pines took place. It was
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The Pines 40th Anniversary

The Pines 40th Anniversary 1993. In 1993 the Pines community celebrated their 40th Anniversary with an elaborate party. A host committee was formed to plan it. Much research and effort
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Kay Ballard- Celebrity history.

Kay Ballard-Celebrity history. 1925-2019. Actress Kay Ballard was a frequent visitor to Fire Island. Both in Cherry Grove and the Pines. She performed in the Pines in both the 1980’s
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From the Pines with Love -1992

From the Pines with Love-1992. From the Pines with Love was created in 1985 by John Whyte and Paul Dean. This was the Pines communities answer to tthe growing AIDS
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2018. A Season of LOVE.

2018. A Season of LOVE.     LOVE arrived in the Pines in May,and did just that. Created by celebrated artist Laura Kimpton as part of her Monumental Word Series, the
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Souvenirs 2018- The Master Class.

Souvenirs 2018- The Master Class   Celebrating our 6th year with Souvenirs the Master Class was based on the idea of sharing knowledge. Whether you have been doing what you
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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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