Monthly Archives: March 2011

Shoalers in the News

Star Island Speaker Reports on his Meeting with Moammar Gadhafi

Robert Putnam, author of Bowling Alone, American Grace: How Religion Divides and Unites Us and Life On A Star I conference guest speaker, wrote about his unusual meeting with Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi in the Wall Street Journal. On Jan. 19, 2007, my wife, Rosemary, and I spent several hours with Col. Moammar Gadhafi in… Read more >

On the Island

Gosport Regatta to be held June 10-11

The New Hampshire Seacoast will come alive in early June as a fleet of racing yachts from coastal New England vie for honors in the Gosport Regatta, the resurgence of a vintage sailing race around the Isles of Shoals first held in the late 19th century. After a successful revival of this historic regatta late… Read more >

On the Island

Want to host a Starry-Night-A-Thon?

On Saturday, November 19, Star Island will host the annual Starry Night benefit. This fun, social event held in 2009 and 2010 was attended by about 200 and raised an average of $6,000 after expenses from ticket sales and commissions on art. This year we figured out a way for everyone to be part of… Read more >