Category: General News

PIE presents “One Room Schoolhouse” print to Vinalhaven School

  The Vinalhaven School Board meeting on September 11, 2018 was an occasion for celebration when PIE Director Alice Bissell presented the Board with a framed signed print of One Room School, by Peter Ralston (photo) and Philip Conkling (poem). The Pairings print was created in 2017 to support PIE’s fundraising efforts. PIE Board member

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4th Annual Lobster Roll Fundraiser!!

On a chilly evening in April, a boisterous group of both old and new PIE supporters joined together to munch on lobster rolls, sip wine, and pretend the snow outside was a figment of their imaginations.       The promise of Vinalhaven was the focus of the evening – friends sharing stories or laughing

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Thank you for your support!

Summer is vibrant on Vinalhaven. There’s nice weather (even with the persistent fog), quarry dips, beach trips, lobster dinners, hard work and fundraising! We wanted to take a moment to thank all of you who have have contributed your time, energy, and funds towards PIE at our recent events, on July 4th, and at the Saturday

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It’s That Time of Year!

– PIE’s annual appeal   This is our biggest fundraiser and enables us to provide many wonderful programs – School Enrichment programs, Perspectives After School programs, Scholarship programs – you name it! If you have already donated – THANK YOU!  If not, please consider doing so. You can donated via Paypal  or by sending a check to

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Fall is in the air!

Now that fall is officially here, so is the start up of PIE & VLT’s Perspectives After School Program! We welcome Maddey Gates as our lead teacher this year and Melanie Eddington as the assistant. They have been very busy planning many fun-filled activities for October and getting to know this awesome program.  Here is a peek

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MIRROR AUCTION A SUCCESS! Last Sunday, July 31, PIE auctioned off 33 beautiful, creative, fun mirrors to many happy bidders, and everyone had a good time. THANK YOU to everyone who made the event a success – to the 28 artists who created mirrors for the auction. – to the Harbor Gawker for the wonderful

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