Month: February 2019

Multiplication Doubles and the Chocolate Bar

CHERRYFIELD, ME — An EdGE student at D.W. Merritt Elementary School in Addison, ME. EdGE Assistant Director Isaac Marnik was asked, “What’s the back story to this photo? Why is this kid dressed in oversized clothes holding a chocolate bar?” Isaac said, “It is a fun game called multiplication doubles. Students go around the circle…

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DETOP Cancelled Feb 24; Snow!

Good morning. The weather is inspiring a cancellation for our beloved community supper today. If you see this, please post it on social media. Best, Jillian. P.S. See you at the supper next Sunday. Learn more https://bit.ly/2P45bRb

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Capt. Mike Johnson’s Sunbeam Refit Update, February 2019

NORTHEAST HARBOR, ME — By the time you read this, a set of mid-life refurbishment specifications will have been sent to five Maine shipyards. I am pleased by the strong interest shipyards have shown in the project, as well as the quality of the yards considering the proposal. They are Billings Diesel and Marine, Stonington;…

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Island Health Director Helps Island Nursing Students Understand What’s Ahead

BAR HARBOR, ME — On Thursday February 7th Maine Seacoast Mission Island Health Director Sharon Daley, RN joined two other island leaders in speaking to nursing students at University of Southern Maine College of Nursing’s Casco Bay Fishing and Island Partnership. Fourteen nursing students will partner with the Casco Bay islands during their nursing school…

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Thank You, Sigma Kappa, for your Important Work

Once again, our deep thank you for Sigma Kappa’s important work on behalf of the Mission and the people we serve. www.thelamron.com Meet the greeks: Sigma Kappa February 7, 2019 Jaime Devita Known by most as “Kappa,” the Theta Pi chapter of the Sigma Kappa sorority was founded on May 6, 1987. Kappa is comprised…

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Dedication: Sunbeam Crew Ahead of the Snowstorm

BAR HARBOR, ME — Following a lunch meeting at the Mission’s Colket Center headquarters, Sunbeam V Captain Mike Johnson, Island Health Director Sharon Daley, and Island Outreach Director Douglas Cornman traveled to the Sunbeam in Northeast Harbor. The crew had appointments on Vinalhaven and Matinicus Islands. But they were also watching the snowstorm due to…

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DETOP Super Bowl Sunday Packed

CHERRYFIELD, ME — The Mission’s Sunbeam V Steward Jillian sends these photos and an update from Super Bowl Sunday’s Downeast Table of Plenty: “Even on Super Bowl Sunday our community supper was full of fellowship! “Ocean wanted to celebrate her birthday at Table of Plenty, so her mom, Savannah hosted the meal and sure made…

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John Zavodny, Ph.D., to be new Maine Seacoast Mission President

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEFebruary 4, 2019 For More Information:Contact:Scott K Fish, Communications and Marketingsfish@seacoastmission.org or 207-458-7185 John Zavodny, Ph.D., to be new Maine Seacoast Mission President BAR HARBOR, ME — The Maine Seacoast Mission has announced that John Zavodny, Ph.D., will be its new president beginning on February 19, 2019. Stacey Smith, board Chair, noted that “we are fortunate…

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