Ice Party 2019

Sunday, February 3, 2019

This year’s Ice Party festivities will take place Saturday, February 16th at noon in Detroit Harbor. In the event of inclement weather or poor ice conditions, Ice Party 2019 will be relocated to Washington Island Campground. Any questions/concerns can be directed to Mike or Kayla Stults. Monies from this year's event will go toward the building of a new concession stand for the ballpark. 

Florida-Island Picnic

Sunday, February 3, 2019

The annual Florida Island potluck picnic will be held February 22 at 11 AM in Naples. Mark your calendars. More details to follow.

On Golden Pond, presented by Island Players

Sunday, February 3, 2019

 “On Golden Pond”, presented by Island Players, will be Friday, February 8 at 7 P.M. and Saturday, February 9th at 1 P.M. Both at the TPAC

Lions Club Fish Derby

Sunday, February 3, 2019

The Lions Club Fish Derby runs from  February 9-17. Shanties dot the ice on Detroit Harbor (13 counted on  this date).  The final day, Sunday the 17th, winners are announced in all categories at noon, lunch and BINGO follow for a great winter weekend. 

Updated news

Tuesday, July 17, 2018

Go to our Gordon's North Star facebook blog to see all Island news and photos

Eagle contest winner

Monday, June 4, 2018

Winner of the caption contest for this eagle picture (captured by Butch) is Barbara Naden Lewis with "Hey, is that a Bear?" "No, it's a Packer!"  There were many good entries! Thanks to all for taking the time and thought to enter. 


Eagle On Branch

May Sunset

Thursday, May 31, 2018

Sunset Over Wash Hrbr 1

Land's End Filming

Thursday, May 31, 2018

Land's End catalog personel including photographers arrived on the Island recently with models to take pictures of their clothing line for an upcoming catalog. They were also doing staging in Door County. 

FOPPI work weekend

Thursday, May 31, 2018

Friends of Plum and Pilot Islands had a busy weekend on Plum Island. The Festival of Nature brought two boatloads of visitors plus the Milwaukee-Journal Sentinel conducted an interview on the Women in Preservation Program (WIP). Volunteers planted over 1700 pollinator plants. Some even braved the storms and overnighted on the island. (Info from the FOPPI website). 

Salon of School Art

Thursday, May 31, 2018

44th Annual Salon of Door County High School Art is a celebration of students' works in the Visual Arts. A variety of mediums from over 100 students in all 5 Door County High Schools age 15-18 were displayed at the Miller Art Center in Sturgeon Bay from April 21 through May 29. The Art Teacher at the Island schools is Melanie Enger. $100 Award of Excellence was presented to Korrina Ervin and an Honorable Mention Award of $50 was presented to Alissabeth Mohn. The Art Departments of each school also receives a check for $100.