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Our Upcoming Events



Event Date Description
Winter Board Meeting
Sunday, February 6th, 2022 Meet at 9:30am on Zoom
Members and guests are welcome to attend

Send email to friendsofrockisland@gmail.com to gain access to the meeting
Spring Park Preparation and Cleanup May, 21-22 2022
9am-4pm daily
Volunteers will depart daily for Rock Island from Jackson Harbor dock at 9am and the boat will return to Washington Island at 4pm daily.
Volunteer camping is free for this event, as is the boat transportation to and from the park.   For more information, send email to friendsofrockisland@gmail.com.

Lighthouse Tours Begin
Memorial Day Weekend
Saturday, May 28th, 2022
10am-4pm daily
The Lighthouse museum is closed to tours on Friday, May 27th,
but will be open on Saturday, May 28th at 10am for the season.
Tours are free, but donations are welcomed.  Park merchandise is sold at the Lighthouse. 
Cash or check only.
Summer
Door County
Maritime Museum
Lighthouse Festival
Friday - Sunday
June 10, 11, 12
See the Door County Maritime Museum website for details:
Door County Lighthouse Festivals - Door County Maritime Museum (dcmm.org)

Summer Annual FORI Family Fun Day Fundraiser
Saturday July 2nd, 2022
11am-4pm

The Annual Friends of Rock Island Fundraiser will include lunch for sale as well as deals on park merchandise and FORI memberships and a silent auction

Games for kids will be part of the festivities


FORI Annual Meeting
Sunday July 3rd, 2022
10:30am
Rock Island Boathouse
The Annual Meeting will be held at 10:30am on Rock Island in the Boathouse.  Elections will be held for Vice President and all At Large Board Member positions.
Fall
Door County
Maritime Museum
Lighthouse Festival
Friday - Sunday
September 30, October 1 & 2
See the Door County Maritime Museum website for details:
Door County Lighthouse Festivals - Door County Maritime Museum (dcmm.org)

Lighthouse Tours End
Monday, October 10th, 2022
4pm
The Lighthouse Museum closes for the winter on Columbus Day

Fall Park Shutdown Work Days

October 10-11, 2022 Volunteers should email us at friendsofrockisland@gmail.com to join in this effort.

Fall FORI Board Meeting
TBD
Saturday, October 2022
9:30am via Zoom
Agenda includes a recap of the 2022 park season and plans for next year.

If interested in attending, please email friendsofrockisland@gmail.com for more details on how to join the meeting. 

All members are encouraged to attend