Annual board meeting

Sherrard Fire Department 101 E 1st Street, Sherrard, IL

FLA Board Meeting

Fyre Lake Association Office 513 Fyre Lake Dr, Sherrard, IL

The agenda for the April 13, 2022 monthly board meeting is linked below. Board meeting agenda 04-13-2022

Annual Easter egg hunt

Fyre Lake Covered Brige Park

The Annual Easter egg hunt, for kids 12 and under, will be at the covered bridge park on Saturday, April 16th at 3pm! Plan to arrive at 2:45pm because the hunt will begin at 3pm SHARP!  The board has approved an monetary stipend that will be used to purchase water, juice boxes and a pre-packaged treat for the kiddos as well as candy for the eggs! Jandie has saved all the eggs from prior years so we should be good to go with those already!   Reminder, this is a private event for our community, but family members of our residents are welcome!    If you plan to attend please fill out the google doc below or text Jandie at 813-802-8913 ASAP.  She needs to know how many kids are coming and their ages.

Annual Fyre Lake Community Garage Sale

The annual Fyre Lake Community Garage Sale will be held on Saturday, May 14th from 8am to 4pm. Printed maps showing sale locations will be posted at the map kiosk near the entrance and just outside the FLA office. A link to an interactive map will also be sent out by email and posted to the community Facebook page.

July 4th Fireworks

July 4th Fireworks- The annual fireworks display will be held on Monday, July 4th starting at 9:30pm. As always, any donations towards the cost of the display would be greatly appreciated! If you are set up for paper billing, you will receive a donation envelope with your Spring garbage/recycling invoice for your convenience. All donations can be mailed or dropped off at the FLA office. You can also make a donation by clicking on the “donate” button at the bottom of each page on

Painting Class at the Covered Bridge Park

Fyre Lake Covered Brige Park

Tim Griffin will be holding a painting class on Saturday, August 13th at Covered Bridge Park. The class starts at 1:00pm and costs $40 per person. All necessary supplies are included in that price. Check out Tim's posts on the community Facebook page for examples of the techniques that he will be teaching. The class is open to everyone, so feel free to invite your friends and family!


Traveling Hors d’oeuvres Party

The Traveling Hors d'oeuvres Party is scheduled for Saturday, September 24th this year starting at 6:00pm. The traveling hors d'oeuvres party is an annual Fyre Lake tradition that visits host homes for food and drinks. This event is always a lot of fun and a great way to meet your neighbors! We still need 1 or 2 more host homes for the event. If you would like to volunteer to fill one of these open host spots, or would like additional information, please contact the organizer, Angie Sierens, at sheehan_am or on Facebook (Angie Sheehan-Sierens) as soon as possible. Also, if you plan on attending, please let Angie know if you haven't already.

Annual Halloween Party

Fyre Lake Covered Brige Park

Members, The annual Halloween Party will be Saturday, October 15th starting at 4pm. Please see the attachment for details. Also, Angie DeHamer, the event organizer, still needs the following: People to make chili for the cook-off Spooks for the Haunted Hayrack ride. Prefer teenagers & adults, but she'll take younger too as they have adult supervision Volunteers to help set up Saturday morning Someone to play a witch from 6-7pm in the haunted trail Please text/call Angie at 309-314-1880 if you're interested in helping with any of the above.


Members, The day & time for trick-or-treating has been changed to Saturday, October 29th from 4-7pm (instead of Halloween day).  Also, regular yard waste pickup will cease for the season after next week. Yard waste pickup will still be available, but you will need to contact the office to make pickup arrangements starting the week of October 23rd.

March board meeting [rescheduled]

Fyre Lake Association Office 513 Fyre Lake Dr, Sherrard, IL

Members, Due to scheduling issues, the March board meeting will be held on March 1st (instead of March 8th). Thanks! Rachel