Bay Mist Cruise & Live Auction

Thank you to all who joined us!  

What a spectacular day for our first annual Bay Mist Cruise & Live auction...and what a show of support for Island Commons.  Thanks to our many generous sponsors, donors and all who attended, we raised over $20,000 to directly support operations at Island Commons.  We are truly grateful!  Many thanks for sharing your thoughts on this year's event...your suggestions will make the 2018 Bay Mist Cruise even better!  

Thank you, Cathy McNeill, for beautifully capturing the event in photos...CLICK HERE!  

The Chebeague Island Boatyard provided a perfect departure point for the Bay Mist!

Thank you, Paul Belesca, for making us feel so welcomed! 


save the date!  Sunday, August 5th, 2018


Join us again aboard Casco Bay Lines "Bay Mist" for an early evening cruise around the bay!

Boarding from 4:00-4:30pm at Chebeague Island Boatyard

Cruise Departure : 4:30 pm ~ Return 6:30 pm

Stay tuned for 2018 LIVE AUCTION asked, we listened! Look for more items including works by Chebeague artisans

You'll see more  great RAFFLE Items

Music by Herb Maine & Friends 

Hearty & Plentiful Appetizers and Buffet Stations...we know you'll be pleased! 

Fine Wines & Local Beers

Event Tickets: On Sale Early 2018

The event is Island Commons largest annual fundraiser.    All proceeds go directly toward costs not reimbursed by MaineCare.  Thank you for helping to ensure that our elders can age in place on the island they, and into the future!


Thank you to our 2017 Event Sponsors & Donors:

Click on a logo to learn more about our Sponsors...and please show your appreciation of their generous gifts to Island Commons by supporting these local businesses.  Thank you!

Individual Sponsors

Carla & Corky Clarke  *  Nancy Cline  *  Mally & Jim Cox-Chapman  *  Joan Dayton  *  Amy & Marc Demers  *  Anne & Jim Gallagher

Sandra & Malcom Rice  *  Susan Stranahan  *  Gretchen Tonks-Hartling  *  Linda White  *  Carol & Jim Springer  *  Pommy Hatfield

Elise & Jim Hood  *  Kyle & Ben Legg  *  Sheila & Phil Jordan  *  Nancy Maull  *  Sharon & John Rent  *  Gail Williams

Tee Taggart & Jack Turner  *  Stacie & Toby Webb  *  Adele & Tony Gorody  *  Clifford Habig

Sally & Carl Tubbesing and Rosemary & John Merchant  *  Kip Webb & Claire Ellis  *  Lynn & Charles Mills

Jim Lunt & Jeanne Mullen  *  Chip & Vicki Emery   *    Jim & Sarah Van Fleet



Nick Wessel & Gwendolyn Stevens    Peter & Kris Fischer    Chebeague Island Boat Charters    Chebeague Water Taxi        Steve Harris    

Ebb & Thyme Bakery    Gary Ross    Andrew Todd    Mary & Tom Cushman        Kathy & Russ Hunter      Allen, Sterling & Lothrop

      Estabrooks      By Design/Bruce Butler, AIA    

Hannaford        Clayton's Cafe    

Jenny & Richard Hackel        Erno & Victoria Bonebakker        Beverly & Stephen Johnson