Understanding Star Island’s Former Pelican Discount

The Former Pel Discount provides 50% off room and board for any former Pelican who has never attended the full-length of any conference since being a Pelican. And, the discount also applies to any former Pelican who did not attend the full-length of any conference in 2012, 2013, or 2014. Any former Pelican wanting this discount must register by June 1, 2015 to receive 50% off. If they register after June 1, the discount goes down to...

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“When I was a Pelican…” Pelican Reunion 2015
Jan01

“When I was a Pelican…” Pelican Reunion 2015

Friday, September 4 or Saturday, September 5 to Monday, September 7 Do you have fond memories of the sometimes crazy ways things worked at Star Island when you were a Pelican and the fun you had working and living together? Come to the Pelican Reunion Conference to renew friendships from your Pelican years, make new friendships with Pelicans from other years, and find out what is it like to be a Pelican today. We’ll enjoy traditional...

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Minister of the Week(end) – Rev. Susie Phoenix
Dec08

Minister of the Week(end) – Rev. Susie Phoenix

Susie Phoenix began attending All Star Family Conferences at the age of six. She and her family kept coming back through her childhood and adolescence. She was a Pelican in 1971 (Snack Bar) and 1982 (Bell Hop). She continued attending All Star 2 as a young adult and then with her own family. She co-chaired Pel Reunion in the 1980’s with Anne Fenn and Steve Manning, and co-chaired All Star 2 in 1998 with Steve Manning. Susie’s...

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Pelican Reunion 2014 – Welcome Letter & other important info
Aug24

Pelican Reunion 2014 – Welcome Letter & other important info

Below is a copy of the letter we are sending out to all attendees, but in case you lost your copy or you’re a late registrant, here it is; You ARE coming back!! Welcome to Pel Reunion 2014 In this letter and attachments (please read all!) find everything you need to know about joining us for a great Labor Day weekend on Star! Boat Schedules: FRIDAY (3 night) arrival: Departs Portsmouth 8/29 – 1:55 p.m., Arrives Star – 2:55 a.m.;...

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Pel Reunion 2014

Greetings from your 2014 Pelican Reunion Conference Chairs! It is with great pleasure that we announce Nancy Wood will be our Minister of the Week(End). Nancy Wood, ordained in the United Church of Christ, serves in ministry as a pastor, hospital chaplain, and church consultant. Nancy has co-authored two books, Dare to Dive In: Strategies and Resources for Involving Your Whole Church in Worship (Abingdon Press, 2006) and Talking...

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