Posts Categorized: Star Island Corporation

Grammy’s Annex, Built in 2000

What is the newest building on Star Island? That would be Grammy’s Annex, a well-known spot to island kids since 2000. Built in memory of Louise Fulton Bush, the barn is one of a number of buildings that are specifically meant to strengthen the youth experience on Star. At the dedication of the building on… Read more >

Scenes from the Gosport Regatta

A great weekend on Star Island just concluded with the Gosport Regatta on Saturday and a BBQ & Kite Festival on Sunday. Below are scenes from this weekend. Click here to check out more of Star Island’s pictures on Instagram. Heading out of #PortsmouthNH harbor watching the #GosportRegatta race. #StarIslandNH (photo by @nhmarquis) A photo… Read more >

Star Island Receives $25k Grant for Thaxter Museum

On September 15, Star Island received a grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services to strengthen the care of artifacts in the Celia Thaxter Museum located on Star Island, one of the Isles of Shoals. This $24,990 grant from the IMLS’s Museums for America program will bolster the facilities and staffing needed to… Read more >

The Annual Gosport Regatta Sets Sail September 26-27

The 6th Annual Gosport Regatta promises a spectacular weekend on the water on September 26, 2015 with a family festival at Star Island on September 27th. The storied sailing race from Portsmouth Harbor to the Isles of Shoals is organized by the Piscataqua Sailing Association to benefit sustainability initiatives at the nonprofit Star Island. The… Read more >