Downeast Campus

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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EdGE Family Fun Day, Saturday, Feb. 4th, 11th, and 18th

Cherryfield, ME: The Mission’s EdGE Downeast Campus is still on for Saturday! We might not have any snow, but the ice rink will be 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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Chipman’s Wharf Bringing Smiles Through the Elves Workshop

  CHERRYFIELD, ME — Monica and Amity Chipman organized a toy drive for the Seacoast Mission’s Christmas program. A Milbridge retail and wholesale live lobster business, Chipman’s Wharf invited fishermen, customers, friends and family to donate new toys to the Mission. The Chipman children delivered more than 50 toys to the Elves Workshop. Children in…

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Celebrating the 6th Anniversary of the Mission’s Downeast Table of Plenty

CHERRYFIELD — Wendy Harrington,  the Mission’s Downeast Campus Director sent this news and photo saying, “I’ve attached a photo of some of the founders of the Table of Plenty at the 6th Anniversary dinner. “On Sunday, December 4th, the Downeast Table of Plenty’s 6th anniversary, we celebrated the Table of Plenty and the wonderful people…

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EdGE After School Staff Member Laura Thomas Named MEA ‘Inspiring Educator’

CHERRYFIELD, ME — Laura Thomas is the English as a second language (ESL) teacher for RSU 37, an EdGE after school staff member, and coordinator of the Maine Seacoast Mission sponsored Milbridge Elementary School Food Cupboard. In nominating Laura Thomas for the Maine Education Association’s Inspiring Educator award, fellow teacher Suzen Polk-Hofses wrote, in part,…

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Fun + Families + Math + Bingo = New Books for EdGE Pre-K-12 Students

Cherryfield — Fifty-five children, parents, and grandparents took part in the Mission’s EdGE Family Engagement Program Reading Event, Bingo for Books, on Monday, November 21, at Milbridge Elementary School in Milbridge, ME. The event gave Pre K-12 students and their families a way to learn about the EdGE Family Engagement Program. Mission Downeast Campus Director…

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Elves Workshop is Ready. Starts Saturday November 26th, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Each year, through Christmas events and programs, Maine Seacoast Mission distributes about 10,000 holiday gifts to more than 3,200 children, families, nursing home residents, and prisoners at Christmastime. This includes the “Elves’ Workshop” in the Weald Bethel Community Center at our Downeast Campus in Cherryfield, ME. At the “Elves Workshop,” people can choose the gifts…

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Housing Rehab: Help a Family Live in a Safe, Warm Home

I’ll Help. Take Me To The Giving Page Everyone deserves to live in a warm, safe home. But housing in Washington County, Maine is often old, hard to heat. Especially on a limited budget. Maine Seacoast Mission’s Housing Rehab Program, with 350 amazing nationwide volunteers, each year fixes or rebuilds twenty such houses for local…

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Mission’s Organic Vegetable Garden’s Long Winter’s Nap

Cherryfield — Our Downeast Campus includes a quarter-acre organic vegetable garden where volunteers from the University of Maine Cooperative Extension Master Gardeners program work with Mission staff to grow more than 2,000 pounds of produce annually for the food pantry and the Downeast Table of Plenty. The carrots are harvested, the fence is down, and the…

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