Posts Categorized: On the Island

Recent articles of interest

Island Haven Hotel, cottages and shoreline make for a memorable spot—Chelsea Conroy, Concord Monitor, August 23, 2007 (posted with permission of the Monitor) (Photo: Lori Duff) “Tradition is king on Star Island, and a day trip there offers a peek into a time when sprawling wooden hotels were common vacation spots, the staff put on… Read more >

The Gift Shop is Now Online!

Exciting news from the ISAUU—the Gift Shop has opened an online store with CafePress. This is the only official place to buy Star Island cards, calendars, and more when you’re back on the mainland—all proceeds from the ISAUU support Star Island in a myriad of ways, including conference scholarships, building renovations, and large construction projects…. Read more >

August 17th Conference Availability Update

Our thanks go out to everyone who came to Star for a Personal Retreat or attended any of the UCC Conferences. We are very lucky to have such a committed community of Shoalers. “For me, it’s the pull of the island,” said Debbie Redding-Sampson, 51, a conferee from Kennebunk, Maine, who returns each year with… Read more >

Pel Banquet Raises nearly $9,000 for Star Island

Star Island’s sense of community was evident on the eve of the Island’s opening as nearly two dozen Pels volunteered their time to put on the first ever off-island banquet to raise money for the Annual Fund. And when it was over, the Annual Fund had nearly $9,000 more. The event at South Church in… Read more >

Search for New Star Island Executive Begins

This message posted on behalf of Brad Greeley, President. I am sorry to let you know that our Executive Director, Amy Lockwood, has resigned her position as of August 3rd for personal reasons. We are saddened at her leaving but the Board was pleased to accept her offer of continuing to consult with us during… Read more >

Boston Globe visits Star Island

Reporter Sarah Schweitzer and photographer Jason Johns visited Star Island last week and the result is a front tramadol online delivery page article in today’s Boston Globe!

2007 Star Island Personal Retreat Details

PDF documents available for download: Personal Retreat Registration Form (this is for reference—reservations will be taken by phone, see below for details) and Personal Retreat Information Sheet We are incredibly pleased to be able to offer this time as an opportunity for personal retreats at Our Spirit’s Home. This is wonderful news on so many… Read more >

Star Island to Open its Doors!

Star Island Personal Retreats Personal Retreats on Star Island will begin on Sunday, July 22nd—details are now available and we are taking reservations. A message from Amy Lockwood, Executive Director. This information is also available as a PDF media release. As you know, we have been working closely with the Rye Fire Department and New… Read more >

Work at Star Island to Enhance Life Safety Ongoing

Island Life Continues for Pelicans in the spirit of the original Gosport Shoalers. (This is a Star Island Media Release) Isles of Shoals, NH—Work at Star Island to enhance life safety is ongoing under the direction of safety engineers who are on island regularly to execute a plan being devised by fire officials and Star… Read more >

July 10th Update from Star Island

An update from Amy Lockwood, Executive Director Work at Star Island continues as we direct our energies toward conducting and completing electrical work which will make our island safer for conferees and visitors alike. During this period, the island remains closed to overnight guests. Our goal is to reopen in early August. We will reassess… Read more >