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Our Upcoming Events



Event Date Description

Winter Board Meeting

Saturday, February 3rd, 2018 10:00am at the home of Jeanell Dailey, Madison, WI

Members and guests are welcome to attend

Spring Park Preparation and Cleanup
Saturdays and Sundays
May, 2018 Dates TBD
Park boat leaves at 9am from Jackson Harbor both Saturdays and Sundays

Crews may opt to stay at the Lighthouse or camp free Saturday nights

Lighthouse Tours Begin
Memorial Day Weekend
Saturday, May 26, 2018
Tours begin for the Park season.  Daily guided tours from 10am-4pm
Door County
Maritime Museum
Lighthouse Festival
Friday and Saturday
June 9th - 11th, 2018
Pottawatomie Lighthouse tours each day





Summer Cookout
Annual FORI Fundraiser




Saturday, June 30th, 2018 FORI will host our annual cookout near the Boathouse at Rock Island State Park

Lunch will be available for purchase from 11am until we sell out

Park merchandise will be on sale too

A silent auction will be held in the Boathouse to help raise funds for park and lighthouse maintenance projects
FORI Annual Meeting Sunday  July 1st, 2018
10:30am at Dewey Thordarson's Cottage on Rock Island

Agenda includes election of Vice President and At-Large Board members

All members are encouraged to attend


Lighthouse Tours End
Columbus Day
Monday, October 8th, 2018
The Lighthouse Museum closes for the winter on Columbus Day
Fall Park Shutdown TBD FORI volunteers will help with chores to shutdown the park for the winter
Fall FORI Board Meeting TBD All members are encouraged to attend