April 27 to April 29
The Island Energy Conference brings together island leaders and energy experts to discuss common energy challenges and to learn more about resources that exist to address these challenges.
Join the Island Institute and Green Fire Productions for the Midcoast Maine premiere of this powerful film chronicling efforts to plan for the healthy, safe, and sustainable future of our oceans.
The Island Institute, in partnership with The Nature Conservancy, will present A CLIMATE OF CHANGE - four short films about the future of fisheries and the changing ocean - at The Music Hall Loft in Portsmouth, NH.
Tour the new Tenants Harbor Fisherman’s Cooperative and hear firsthand the challenges and opportunities in the lobster industry.
Join us on July 5th for a free summer lecture with Island Institute Community Development Director Karen Burns about Maine's 15 year-round island communities.
Join us on July 12th for a free summer lecture with artist Greg Mort about the enduring inspiration of Maine's islands.
Join us for a morning paddle off Peaks Island with experienced guides from Maine Island Kayak Company.
Join us on July 19th for a free summer lecture with author and Rutgers University Professor Emeritus of History John R. Gillis on why coasts and coastal people are different.
Join us on July 26th for a free summer lecture with Vinalhaven resident, business owner and author Phil Crossman on the unavoidable intimacy of sharing an island with a thousand other people.
Join us on August 2nd for a free moderated panel discussion on women's views and voices on the islands with local island writers and columnists.