Welcome to Cherry Grove Community Association, Inc. CGCAI is a membership organization devoted to serving the civic, cultural, community, and commercial needs of Cherry Grove residents. Come along and join us, and get involved in the life and future of Cherry Grove, Fire Island. This site is intended to be a useful resource, that will keep you up to date on events and activities in our town, and lead you to other organizations and groups who enrich and enlarge our vision for the community and life in The Grove. More than 200 Grove residents are members of CGCAI, and countless others serve on our committees devoted to the improvement of community life. Whatever your skills and interests, we look forward to meeting and working with you.

News & Happenings

[SOCH] -- *02-09-2016 - See the LATEST Community House PHOTOS HERE*

[SOCH] -- 01/23/15 - UPDATE from Bill, our foreman:
“Everything is going well in paradise except for a small winter blizzard…. <READ MORE>

[SOCH] -- 12/22/15 - UPDATE from Bill, our foreman: “The construction progress is going well and we should be 80% water tight by Christmas.... <READ MORE>

[SOCH] -- 12/11/15 - UPDATE from Bill, our foreman: "We're definitely making the most out of this mild weather. The fascia and capping will be done today along with the cedar shake on the inside of the upper wall. Next week we will start cedar shake on the exterior walls, the roof deck for the HVAC equipment, and the north walk so we can frame the shed and install the exterior stair case. In laymen's terms, we're kicking ass!!!"

[SOCH] -- 10/31/15 - The new pilings for our new Community House addition have been installed!  Click here for a peek... 

[SOCH] -- 10/08/15 - UPDATE from Diane: "The progress on the Community House continues. As you can see from the photo we posted last week, our Community House has been stripped back to it's core. <READ MORE>

[SOCH] -- 10/02/15 - UPDATE from Toni"We had been cruising along with the demolition due to the great weather we were having,.... <READ MORE>

[SOCH] --  9/22/15 - THE DEMOLITION & RENOVATION FOR THE COMMUNITY HOUSE has BEGUN!  Click here to see all the latest construction photos!

[SOCH] -- Donation Opportunities are available in connection with our "100.000 SUPERHEROES" Fundraiser. Read about our "SuperHero Medals" & "SuperHero Observation Deck" donation optionsALSO, Check out our Community House NAMING OPPORTUNITIES. For more info, email fborsas@verizon.net

[SOCH] -- *The Cherry Grove Community House is listed as part of the National Register of Historic Places* - Our Community House is an LGBT Historic LANDMARK...

Cherry Grove NOISE COMPLAINT INFO. Download the pdf for your reference. Have a noise complaint? -- read the form, or email: CherryGroveNoise@att.net

NorthShore LIJ DOCTOR'S HOUSE is located at 153 Doctor's Walk (@ Bayview).
The office is staffed during the summer season daily from 9-11am & 4-6pm Phone: 631-597-6767 or 631-854-8382  
[call 911 for a medical emergency] 

Our Cherry Grove BLS Fast Response Unit is up and running. If you have a medical emergency, CALL 911, and they will be there ASAP. *please note: Grove BLS Service is available from may1 > sept30

Get a copy of photographer Lorraine Michel's newest book: "The Invasion of The Pines" Contact Lorraine at: photocgfd@aol.com for more info

Lorraine Michel's book: "Celebrating the Heart of Cherry Grove: 1948-2013"  is still available. EMAIL LORRAINE to get your copy

DONATE to SAVE-OUR-COMMUNITY-HOUSE & CGCAI today! To pay via paypal or credit card, visit our DONATE-PAGE. Thanks for your continued support!


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