Youth Empowerment and Spirituality: A New Decade of Y.E.S.!

August 3, 2019 to August 10, 2019

Come experience an engaging and transformative week of young adult programming and worship as the YES conference enters into its second decade. Be a part of a fantastic conference tradition while creating new memories that will last a lifetime!

The conference is open to all those ages 16-22, with all conferees invited to participate in all conference activities.

Minister of the Week

Rev. Dave Scheuneman

Program Fee


Room & Board Rates

Youth Rate (Under  18): $666/person

YES Standard Shared Standard Single Motel Shared Motel Single
18+ $1,006 $1,368 $1,239 $1,817



  1. The YES Room and Board Deposit is now only $50 
  2. YES conferees qualify for Star Island’s Community Building Program for double the incentive! This means that YES conferees will receive $100 off Room and Board for each new person they bring to the conference. This is unlimited up to the full cost of room and board.

Ferry Schedule

Saturday, August 3

2:25 pm Thomas Laighton Depart Portsmouth

Saturday, August 10

8:20 am Thomas Laighton Depart Star


Contact Registrar Annie Hanley-Miller

Are you new to Star Island? You get a discount! 

Welcome! We can’t wait to see you on island.

To qualify for 30% off room & board, you must not have ever attended a conference on Star Island and be affiliated with one of the following groups:
• Congregation/Religious Organization
• Historical Society/Organization
• Arts Group/Organization
• Science/Environmental Organization

Discount Deadline: Two weeks prior to the conference you plan to attend.