Posts Categorized: Star Island Corporation

Star Island Seeks Intern for Vaughn Cottage Museum

Star Island, an historic island off the Maine and New Hampshire coast, seeks an intern to assist our seasonal Museum Curator in operating and organizing the Vaughn Cottage Museum and Library during the summer of 2015. Duties may include any of the following: Complete projects relating to record keeping and PastPerfect Transfer paper data to… Read more >

The Family Experience

However your family is made up, Star Island is your summer getaway. Both July and August are full with weeklong programs that you and your family can take advantage of, and are completely open to anyone. Spending a week on Star attending one of these programs can best be compared to your entire family going… Read more >

Youth Programs on Star Island Focus on Personal Growth and Spirituality

The youth programs on Star Island are not your typical summer camp experience, and that’s just fine with us. Three distinct programs provide youth an opportunity to engage with others of a similar age going through an important, and hopefully memorable stage of life. Star Island offers a safe place to learn about leadership, spirituality,… Read more >

On Volunteering: Good Work, Good People

Below is a note from one of our volunteers last year Greetings Linda and Tim, I hope this message will get to each of you so that you can have my thanks and my praise. I was part of the team of volunteer “worker bees” at Star Island last weekend. Every part of the experience… Read more >

Take a Photograph on Star Island, Have a Memory Forever

The photographs you take on Star Island will stay with you forever. Star is a true photographer’s dream with abundant sunlight. The historic structures surrounded by the Atlantic Ocean offer unique perspectives to focus your camera on. With little to block the view on Star Island, you will be amazed at the mesmerizing colors that… Read more >

Summer Writing Programs Provide Creative Outlet in Beautiful Setting

Star Island’s ability to inspire creativity is uncanny. And those seeking to hone their creative writing skills would be hardpressed to find a more picturesque and inviting place for writing workshops than Star Island. About an hour’s boat ride from Portsmouth, NH, Star Island not only plays host to a number of writing programs each… Read more >

Some Music, Some Singing, Some Dancing

The creative spirit is alive and well on Star Island every summer with programs specifically devoted to music, singing, and dancing. Join in fun, lively programs like Chamber Music, Star Hampshire Dance, and Star Harmony. These programs offer brilliant demonstrations and avenues for development in a picturesque setting. Sure you can listen to live music… Read more >

What Can I Do on Star Island?

If you’re new to Star Island, you probably have some questions. Sure, you can look up pictures of Star Island on Facebook or Instagram, but you want to know more. You want to know what you’ll be doing. Located about an hour’s boat ride from Portsmouth, NH, Star Island is not your typical summer vacation…. Read more >