Month: February 2017

Sunbeam V Crew Returns to Maine Fishermens Forum March 3-4

Bar Harbor, ME – Crew members of the Mission’s Sunbeam V are returning to the Maine Fishermens Forum Trade Show at the Samoset Resort, Rockland, Maine, on Friday, March 3rd and Saturday, March 4th. 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. “We wanted to go back,” said Director of Island Services Douglas Cornman. “Last year was our…

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Sunbeam V Scheduled for Island Visits Feb. 22nd-23rd

Please check the Sunbeam Island Services Schedule Calendar for any schedule changes due to weather conditions or other considerations. Questions about Island Health Services and Telemedicine? Please contact Director of Island Health Services Sharon Daley, RN. For other inquiries about the Sunbeam, contact Director of Island Outreach Douglas Cornman. Until we’re able to say hello to…

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EdGE Family Celebration of Winter Fun Day, Sat., Feb. 18th

Cherryfield, ME – The Mission’s EdGE Downeast Campus Family Fun Day is still on for Saturday, Feb. 18th! We’ll have plenty of snow. The ice rink is frozen, and we have plenty of trails for families to explore while on the scavenger hunts! 1pm to 4pm. We hope to see lots of families!

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Snow? Food Pantry is Open and Ready to Serve

Cherryfield, ME — Downeast Campus Director Wendy Harrington sends this photo and news item: On Tuesday February 14, the front door to the Downeast Campus Center is piled high with snow but the path to the Food Pantry door is shoveled and ready to serve customers. We want to make sure people can get to the…

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Mission’s ‘Downeast Table of Plenty,’ Feb. 19th, Everyone Welcome

  Sunday afternoons, 3:30 – 5:00 p.m. at our Downeast Table of Plenty, everyone is welcome to share satisfying, home-cooked meals. People age two to ninety, from every segment of the community attend. Music, conversation, and laughter preside. Hunger and loneliness are nowhere in sight. The Table of Plenty takes place in the EdGE building on…

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Director of Island Health Scheduled for Island Visits Feb. 14th-16th

Please check the Sunbeam Island Services Schedule Calendar for any schedule changes due to weather conditions or other considerations. For Maine island residents, accessing even the most basic health care is a significant challenge. Not every island has daily ferry service, and a trip to the mainland, when possible, is expensive and time consuming. In…

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Director of Island Outreach Scheduled for Monhegan Visits Feb. 6th-8th

Please check the Sunbeam Island Services Schedule Calendar for any schedule changes due to weather conditions or other considerations. Douglas Cornman, Director of Island Outreach, brings performers and artists to the islands, offers opportunities for worship and spiritual development, and instigates island-wide events such as suppers and sports activities. Island Outreach activities augment the work…

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