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An Event Planner?s Beachy Bungalow on New York?s Fire Island

Cherry Grove, a community on New York’s Fire Island, has been one of the area?s most picturesque destinations for decades. It was even made a National Historic Landmark in 2015. For event planner Jove Meyer, though, it’s much more than just a slice of sun and serenity. It’s a sanctuary where he and his friends […]

Cherry Grove, a community on New York’s Fire Island, has been one of the area?s most picturesque destinations for decades. It was even made a National Historic Landmark in 2015. For event planner Jove Meyer, though, it’s much more than just a slice of sun and serenity. It’s a sanctuary where he and his friends can unwind and be their authentic queer selves away from the noise and turbulence of the city. Jove’s journey to owning a home on Fire Island started a decade ago when he left California for New York City and Columbia University. At the time, he was fully prepared to step off the plane, out of the closet and into a classroom to start chipping away at a law degree. Not long after, however, his friend asked him to help organize her wedding, and the rest, as they say, is history. Seemingly overnight, “law school went out the window, and the beginning of Jove Meyer Events was born!” he tells us.
Since then Jove has branched out and become an LGBTQ+ advocate and speaker, traveling around the world to talk to other creatives about inclusivity in the field of wedding planning. It’s a big operation ? ...
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