Road Scholar: September – Ocean Sustainability & Watercolor Painting

September 2, 2017 to September 8, 2017

Watercolor Painting on a Historic Ocean Island
(Road Scholar #11879RJ)

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Enjoy painting where Childe Hassam created over 100 canvases. Focus on shoreline landscapes, the lighthouse, stone buildings and ocean seascapes on the historic Isles of Shoals. Create your own mix of class instruction, painting on location and daily critique to suit your interests. Beginners through advanced painters are welcome.

Ocean Island Sustainability as a Community Model
(Road Scholar #22938)

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Star Island’s natural history, systems, and green initiatives provide a unique model for the exploration of food systems, water, energy and waste. Take unique, behind-the-scenes tours of Star Island’s facilities, including New England’s largest off-grid solar array, reverse osmosis production of potable water, composting, wastewater treatment and resource

Registration & Prices

For prices and to register online, visit or call the Road Scholar headquarters at (877) 426-8056.

Ferry Schedule

Saturday, September 2
Departure: Portsmouth 12:55 p.m.
Arrival: Star Island 1:55 p.m.
Friday, September 8
Departure: Star Island 10:45 a.m.
Arrival: Portsmouth 11:45 a.m.