Month: June 2017

Motenko’s ‘Painting Islands’ Exhibit Gets Mission Full Court Press

Bar Harbor, ME — Earlier this year the Maine Arts Commission, as part of its Art in the Capitol program at the Maine State House, showcased MDI resident Howie Motenko‘s photography exhibit “Painting Islands: Uniting Community with Art.” If you missed it, be of good cheer. “Painting Islands: Uniting Community with Art” is on display…

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A Guitar and a Kind Heart

Cherryfield, ME — The Mission’s June 6 Facebook post opened with: ‘Guitar Lost in House Fire, Seeking Replacement.’ Marilyn Nickson, Downeast Campus Community Coordinator, wondered if someone had “a guitar out there in good condition that might find a home” with an 80-year old woman who “lost everything some time ago in a house fire,”…

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Downeast Table of Plenty, Sunday, June 25th – Everyone Welcome

Please join us, June 25th, for this Sunday’s Downeast Table of Plenty. If you’d like to host a meal, please go to the calendar website Sign Up and schedule your Sunday or contact Wendy Harrington. Cherryfield, ME — Sunday afternoons, 3:30 – 5:00 p.m. at our Downeast Table of Plenty, everyone is welcome to share satisfying, home-cooked meals.…

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Sunbeam V Scheduled for Island Telemedicine Visits June 20th-22nd

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.

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Downeast Table of Plenty, Sunday, June 18th – Everyone Welcome!

Please join us, June 18th, for this Sunday’s Downeast Table of Plenty. If you’d like to host a meal, please go to the calendar website Sign Up and schedule your Sunday or contact Wendy Harrington. Cherryfield, ME — Sunday afternoons, 3:30 – 5:00 p.m. at our Downeast Table of Plenty, everyone is welcome to share satisfying, home-cooked meals.…

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Maine Lung Health Study: We Want to Hear From You, June 25

Cherryfield, ME — Interested in being part of a research discussion about smoking and health? If so, please see the flyer for details. Group members will receive a $40 Hannaford gift card and a $10 Irving Gas card. Read the flyer here and call today to see if you qualify!  

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Mission Partners on Washington-Hancock Community Solutions Forum, June 15th

Cherryfield, ME — From Mission Downeast Campus Director Wendy Harrington: “I’ve attached a flyer about a community forum organized by Maine Equal Justice Partners. The Mission is a partnering organization. I’ve been working with a team from MEJP, and agencies in Washington and Hancock County, to make this forum happen. I’m excited about it.”

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A Welcome Visit from Pilgrim Daughters of Lincoln Congregational Church

Bar Harbor, ME — “We had a great visit today from some of the “Pilgrim Daughters” of the Lincoln Congregational Church. Donna R. Hanscom presented part of their annual donation of gift items for our Christmas Program. Donna is on the right and Pastor Josh is in the back.  (From David Snyder, Mission reception/clerical associate)…

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Sunbeam V Scheduled for Island Telemedicine Visits June 6th-8th

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.

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