Spring Birding Midweek 2022

2022 Star Island Update Star Island is the best migrant and vagrant trap in New Hampshire. In addition to the more expected migrants, we might see King Eider, American Oystercatcher, Lesser Black-backed Gull, Clay-colored Sparrow, Lark Sparrow, Yellow-breasted Chat, Summer Tanager, or Dickcissel, all of which are fairly regular. The bird list for the island… Read more >

IRAS Webinar: The Human Mystery: Unraveling the Past, Exploring the Future

Please join IRAS for the May session of our monthly webinar series, Science, Religion, and Society. On May 14, 2021 IRAS will host a live session, featuring Dr. Ron Cole-Turner, teaching at Pittsburgh Theological Seminary where he holds the H. Parker Sharp Chair in Theology and Ethics Initial Respondent: Dr. James Miller, Co-chair, Broader Social… Read more >

IRAS Webinar – The Hype and Realities of Aquaculture in Your Community

April 14, 2021 at 5:00 pm EDT, 4:00 CDT Dr. Barry A. Costa-Pierce, Professor of Ocean Food Systems, School of Marine & Environmental Programs, University of New England (UNE), Biddeford, Maine. Respondent: Dr. Jane B. Ward, OD, MD, MPH, Adjunct Asst Professor. at the Uniformed Services    University of Health Sciences (USUHS) in Bethesda, Maryland… Read more >

Building Bridges 2022

2022 Star Island Update Building Bridges grants individuals the opportunity to connect with their faith and one another. Participants will leave our space with a deeper understanding of their shared UU values and a clearer sense of their personal beliefs. All are welcome! Website www.buildingbridgesonstar.org Youth Programming Youth programming is offered in the morning from… Read more >

Fall Birding Midweek 2022

2022 Star Island Update Star Island is the best migrant and vagrant trap in New Hampshire. In addition to the more expected migrants, we might see King Eider, American Oystercatcher, Lesser Black-backed Gull, Clay-colored Sparrow, Lark Sparrow, Yellow-breasted Chat, Summer Tanager, or Dickcissel, all of which are fairly regular. The bird list for the island… Read more >

IRAS Webinar – The Vital Breath: Saving Our Sacred Rainforests

The Vital Breath: Saving Our Sacred Rainforests Please join IRAS for the upcoming session of our monthly webinar series, Science, Religion, and Society. On March 25, 2021 IRAS will host a live session, featuring Audrey Kitagawa, JD, President of the International Academy for Multicultural Cooperation and the Light of Awareness International Spiritual Family March 25,… Read more >

IRAS Webinar – Extraterrestrial Species: Will They Be Moral? Will They Be Religious?

Please join IRAS for the January session of our 2021 monthly webinar series, Science, Religion, and Society. On January 28, 2021 IRAS will host a live session, featuring: Dr. Christopher J. Corbally, SJ, adjunct astronomer at University of Arizona and the Vatican Observatory, and Dr. Margaret Boone Rappaport, cultural anthropologist, biologist, and Co-Founder of The… Read more >

We are the Dinosaur, We are the Meteor: Climate, Biodiversity, and the Human Future

Please join IRAS for the November session of our new monthly webinar series, Science, Religion, and Society. On November 17, 2020 IRAS will host a live session, featuring: Dr. Lisa Fullam, Professor of Moral Theology at the Jesuit School of Theology, Santa Clara Initial Respondent: Dr. David Larrabee, Professor of Physics emeritus, East Stroudsburg University… Read more >

Star Island Yoga Retreat Tag Team Yoga Class

Join four of the Star Island Yoga Retreat’s teachers and two of our dedicated students as we pretend we are on the lawn at the Stone Village, teaching our traditional tag-team opening yoga class of the retreat, where each teacher tags the next one to take over. Just like on Star, nothing is perfect, the… Read more >

Star Island Goddess Virtual Mini Retreat

7:00 PM EST So since we can’t get to Star… Let’s gather as an online community instead and support Star Island at the same time! Community, Connection & Compassion – We’re bringing the Retreat to You! Compassion Meditation Yoga & Qi-gong (no experience necessary) Yoga Nidra Guided Relaxation Register