Month: July 2017

Sunbeam Living History Visits Colket Center

BAR HARBOR, ME — It is always a welcome surprise when living Mission history walks through the front door of the Mission headquarters. Mission receptionist/clerical associate David Snyder tells us about one such meeting last Friday, July 28, 2017; Kate Van Dyke and “Tag” Goodhue, of Salem, MA, came by for a visit today. Kate’s…

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Sunbeam V Brings Two Island Lighthouse Committees Together

ISLE AU HAUT Originally published in Island Ad-Vantages, July 27, 2017 Lighthouse committees share struggles, paths to restoring historic landmarks by Anne Berleant “Separated by 20 miles of deep, icy water, what could two tiny Maine islands possibly have in common? For one thing, troubled lighthouses.” Swan’s Island Lighthouse Committee has been working on its restoration…

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Downeast Table of Plenty, Sunday, July 30 – Come On Down!

Please join us, July 30, 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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He Shares His Love of Farming – and His Crops – with Local Schoolchildren

He Shares His Love of Farming—and His Crops—with Local Schoolchildren by Brett Leveridge CHERRYFIELD, ME – Guideposts magazine visited our Downeast Campus earlier this year, interviewing Director Wendy Harrington and Michael Hayden. The result? A new story addition to Guideposts’ “collection of slideshows.., inspirational quotes, beautiful photos, and powerful stories of hope.” The story begins,…

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Kids Go Carnival Crazy at Seacoast Camp

Kids Go Carnival Crazy at Seacoast Camp By Emily Tadlock | Posted: Thu 6:16 PM, Jul 20, 2017   Isaac Marnik, Assistant Director of the EdGE program says, “The EdGE program has three summer camp locations. We have one in Machias, Millbridge, and Cherryfield. We give [kids] a lot of options so they have a lot…

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Mission is Hosting Week-Long Camps for Kids from Gouldsboro to Machias

Maine Seacoast Mission is hosting week-long camps for kids from Gouldsboro to Machias Thursday, 20 July 2017 14:58 The camps were designed to help bridge the learning gap that takes place in the summer isn’t in session. Director Charlie Harrington said “We think with the reading we do, the recipes we use, a lot of…

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Sunbeam V Scheduled for Island Telemedicine Visits July 25-27

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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Maine Seacoast Mission’s Great Visit to Boothbay Harbor

The Mission had a great time Saturday, July 15th in Boothbay Harbor, and again, on Sunday, July 16th at Oceans Point in East Boothbay. Thank you, Sue and Paul Taylor for inviting us and for being such wonderful hosts. These photos, in chronological order, show the Sunbeam V in Boothbay Harbor on Saturday afternoon, guests…

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Downeast Table of Plenty, Sunday, July 23 – Food, Conversation, Music, Laughter

Please join us, July 23, 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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