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Wanted: Thanksgiving Fixings for Weald Bethel Food Pantry

Cherryfield – Weald Bethel Food Pantry volunteers Morna and Elsie will do anything to help the Mission’s Weald Bethel Food Pantry and feed people. They were at BaySide & 4 Corners Shop and Save in the Town of Milbridge to help raise funds to buy turkeys for the Washington County Food Pantries. The fundraiser was very…

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Sunbeam V Moves to New Dock

NORTHEAST HARBOR — “This afternoon, the Sunbeam moved to its new dock in Northeast Harbor.” Mission President Scott Planting, Oct. 29, 2016. Learn more about the Sunbeam V.

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Mission Welcomes David Snyder to Colket Center Staff

BAR HARBOR — David Snyder is the new part-time receptionist at the Colket Center. He’ll be answering phones and helping out with events and other work at the Colket Center on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays. David’s email is [email protected] David was the founding manager of WERU-FM, the community radio station based in Blue Hill, and comes…

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Director of Island Health Sharon Daley: Renaissance Woman

  Summer in a Jar: Corn Relish September 27, 2016 From the garden, Pickles and Preserves By Sandy Oliver This recipe came from my island neighbor Sharon Daley, the telemedicine nurse on the Seacoast Mission vessel, the Sunbeam, who somehow squeezes canning time in between trips to Maine island communities. I had not ever made…

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Downeast Table of Plenty: The Magic of Helping

CHERRYFIELD – Bonnie Johnson asked Mission Downeast Campus Director Wendy Harrington if Bonnie could use the EdGE building in Cherryfield as a meeting place for Bonnie’s growing, informal support group. Wendy Harrington said yes. That was around year 2010, and Bonnie Johnson’s idea is one of our Downeast Campus’s signature events: The Downeast Table of…

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Frenchboro School: Adventures in a One Room Schoolhouse

In mid-August, while verifying spellings and titles for a Mission news release on the Sunbeam‘s Demonstration Cruise to Frenchboro island, I came upon this wonderful “Frenchboro Kingfishers” drawing. Who are the Frenchboro Kingfishers? Who designed that poster? Those questions started me on a brief, online journey, ending at one of the best blogs I’ve come…

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Maine Hospice Council’s Visit with Sunbeam Island Health

August 30, 2016 BAR HARBOR — Earlier this month, Maine Hospice Council (MHC) and Center for End-of-Life Care Executive Director Kandyce Powell, RN, MSN, traveled aboard the Sunbeam with Mission Director of Island Health, Sharon Daley, RN. Kandyce’s primary MHC responsibilities include improving the quality of life for the dying and bereaved. She is a…

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Sunbeam Award Gala 2016: Thank You for Celebrating With Us…

Maine Seacoast Mission Thank You as it appears in the August 25, 2016 MDIslander. A very Special Thank You to our Sunbeam Award Gala 2016 In-Kind Donors for Ruth M. Colket Kvetina Gardens and Wildscaping Queen Anne’s Flower Shop George Soules Photography Nancy K. Ho Jeff Dobbs Productions The Dan Granholm Trio The Sunbeam Society…

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