Posts Categorized: Events

Veteran’s Raffle Winner Announced

On Monday, December 15, Star Island drew a winning name from over 110 entries for a free week-long stay on Star Island during the 2015 summer. The winner, Thomas McNaugher of McLean, VA, is an Army veteran who served in Vietnam and the first Gulf War. “Star Island offers this modest gesture to express our… Read more >

How To Starry Night

November 22 is coming up and what are you doing? Attending Starry Night is the correct answer. And you’re probably wondering what this Starry Night is all about because you’ve been hearing of it for a while, but now you want to know more. Perfect. Starry Night is Star Island’s premiere mainland event each fall…. Read more >

Veteran’s Raffle Opens

As announced in yesterday and other outlets today, Star Island is holding its second annual Veteran’s Raffle starting today, Tuesday, November 11. This raffle is Star Island’s way of celebrating the Veteran community, and offering what we can to provide something to honor those who have sacrificed to serve our country. The raffle winner,… Read more >

Veteran’s Raffle Winners Announced

We are pleased to announce two Star Island Veteran’s Raffle winners, Brian Morrow (USN) of Addison, IL, and Melissa Bailey (USAFR) of San Antonio, TX. These veterans and their families will receive a free week on Star Island this summer, in honor of their service. We were thrilled that over 80 veterans entered our raffle,… Read more >

Night of Stars

Star Island celebrated Starry Night this past Saturday, November 16 with a great number of friends. Guests from as far away as Maryland made their way to our offices in Portsmouth, NH for an evening of discussion, crafts, and good food. Guests participating in the First Star portion of the night were entertained by David… Read more >

Star Island Painting Raffle Concludes, Winners Announced

During Starry Night on Saturday, November 16, Star Island revealed the winners of the 2013 Star Island Raffle. The winners are:   “Looking North from Star Island” Oil on canvas painting by Paul George Winner: Anne Lenox and Jim Sersich Two nights on Star Island for Two People in 2014 Winner: Jeanie O’Farrell Sail aboard… Read more >

Giving Tuesday – December 3

Star Island welcomes you to give on #GivingTuesday, December 3. Our goal in participating in #GivingTuesday is to inspire more people to give within their own communities, to make a larger impact on the world around them. Our “Little Island, Big Impact” theme speaks to how we can influence others to do good, or give,… Read more >

Star Island Offers Raffle for US Military Veterans

Starting Monday, November 11, Star Island welcomes United States military veterans to enter a raffle for free room and board during the 2014 summer. Offering a free week (seven nights) for a military veteran and members of his or her household, this raffle is Star Island’s way of saying thank you to the veteran community…. Read more >

Starry Night: A How To

  Purchase your Starry Night tickets today   So you’ve heard that Star Island is holding an event called Starry Night on Saturday, November 16 at the Discover Portsmouth Center, but maybe you’re wondering, what exactly is Starry Night? Certainly you can look up at the sky during the evening and see your own starry… Read more >

Paul George Raffle Drawing Date Change

Purchase your raffle tickets today   The 2013 Raffle Drawing has been extended to November 16, 2013! Buy tickets now and take a chance on owning a painting by Paul George, a 2 night personal retreat on Star for 2 in 2014, a cruise with Facilities Superintendent Jack Farrell aboard his sailboard Aloft in 2014,… Read more >