Monthly Archives: August 2011


Star Island Opens on Schedule After Storm

Star Island staff returned to the island Monday, August 29, the day following tropical storm Irene’s visit to the Seacoast Area. On Tuesday afternoon, retreat and conference guests made the one-hour trip to the island on board the Isles of Shoals Steamship Company’s M/V Thomas Laighton. Star Island, which is located about 10 miles southeast… Read more >

Conference Updates

LGBTQ Family and Friends Conference Shortened

The LGBTQ Family and Friends Conference: Transitions and Transformations, has been shortened and will take place from Saturday, August 27 through Tuesday, August 30. Those who had registered for the full six-day conference may wish to remain on Star for rest, relaxation, and to join other scheduled island activities. This three-day gathering will have a… Read more >