Fyrework Finisher

Volunteers are needed to organize the Fyrework Finisher, which is scheduled to be held on Saturday, May 27th. If you would like to help, please contact the FLA office. More info TBA

Fyre Lake Kids Fishing Derby

Fyre Lake

2023 FLSC Kid’s Fishing Derby to be held on Saturday July 1, 2023 with sign up starting at 8:30 am The derby is free and it's open to residents and their families. Registration is at 8:30am and fishing starts at 9:00am. Prizes and lunch (hot dogs, brats, chips, water/soda, etc.) after.

Postponed 4th of July Fireworks

Members, Unfortunately because of the risk of fire due to the dry conditions, we are not going to be able to hold our fireworks display on July 4th. The plan is to reschedule the fireworks for later this summer once the local burn ban has been lifted, but that date has not been set yet. I will keep you posted with updates as I get them. For the same reason, all at-home fireworks are also banned until further notice.

1st Annual Fyre Lake Car Show

Fyre Lake Swimmers Beach

Reminder, the 1st Annual Fyre Lake Car Show will be held on Saturday September 2nd located at the Swimmers Beach. A food truck will be available that will sell pulled pork, brisket, pulled pork mac N cheese, turkey legs, pulled pork fries, and drinks. Come enjoy the day looking at great cars overlooking the lake, delicious food, and all within the company of your Fyre Lake community friends and family. And don't forget, all donations and proceeds go to a great charity helping kids!


Unfortunately, we had to postpone fireworks this year because of the risk of fire due to the dry weather conditions. However, Fireworks will be displayed Saturday September 2nd, Labor day weekend!

Traveling Hors d’oeuvres Party

Traveling Hors d'oeuvres Party Please see the following message from Kate Lilley: "I'm excited to announce a new event that will be replacing the Traveling Hor D'oeuvres party this year. Dig your favorite Hawaiian shirt out of your closet and call the babysitter because in lieu of the THP, we will be hosting an end of summer Lakeside Luau at Swimmers Beach on September 9 from 6 p.m. - 9 p.m.    It has been difficult to get people to volunteer to be a host house for the THP in the past, so our hope is that this eliminates any pressure to host and gives everyone a chance to come together for drinks, hors d'oeuvres, games, and music to bid the summer farewell.    Some alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages as well as hor d'oeuvres will be provided, but we welcome any food or drink donations! If you'd like to donate…

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Lakeside Luau

Fyre Lake Swimmers Beach

Don't forget that there will be a Lakeside Luau this Saturday down at Swimmer's Beach from 6pm to 9pm! Some alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages as well as hor d'oeuvres will be provided, but feel free to bring your own to share (no glass though please). So call the babysitter and come out to meet and visit with your neighbors!

Sherrard Area Veterans Memorial Dedication Ceremony

Sherrard Area Veterans Memorial Main Street, Sherrard, IL, United States

VA Memorial: The dedication ceremony for the Sherrard Area Veteran's Memorial (located in Sherrard across from the Post Office) is planned for Sunday, September 10th at 2:00pm. There will also be a band playing from 1:00 to 2:00 if anyone wants to come early. The ceremony will begin at 2:00 and following the dedication, the band will again play until 5:00. They plan to have water, soft drinks, and food available at the park. Everyone is invited to attend and urged to bring lawn chairs!! For more information: https://www.facebook.com/p/Sherrard-Area-Veterans-Memorial-100083397696102/

Fyre Lake Halloween Party

Fyre Lake Covered Brige Park

Members, The annual Fyre Lake Halloween Party will be next Saturday, October 14th at the Covered Bridge Park starting at 4pm. Please see the message below from the event coordinator, Angie DeHamer: "🎃Join us down at Fyre Lake Park for an evening packed with Halloween Fun for the entire family! ✅ Games and Activities for the kids ✅ Chili Cook-off (most votes wins) ✅Haunted Trail ✅ (TBD)Haunted Hayrack Ride (Little ghosts will ride with no spooks on the trail before the sun sets. Times to be announced later) ✅ Bonfire(hopefully)🔥 *We'll end the night with a GLOW Dance* **Come Hungry** 🎃 Hot dogs, Chips, and Chili (from the Cook-Off) will be served 🎃 Bring your own drinks 👻👽🤡Costume wear encouraged for ALL!! 🎃For questions or wanting to volunteer, call or text Angie DeHamer at (309) 314-1880. • Questions on or wanting to participate in the Chili Cook Off, call or…

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Fall large item pickup

The fall large item pickup will be on Tuesday, October 17th. On this day, there is no additional charge for extra bagged garbage or large items. They will not accept electronics, old tires, paint, appliances, or construction debris.

Easter Egg Hunt

Fyre Lake Covered Brige Park

The Easter Egg Hunt will be this Saturday, March 23rd from 12:00 to 1:30 at Covered Bridge Park. If you plan on attending, please RSVP by text to Karla Engleking at 309-738-4780 by Thursday. Please include the number of kids and their ages. This event is open to all Fyre Lake members and their families.