The Blue Duck

In 2018, Islesford Boatworks moved into it’s new home on the shore, The Blue Duck.  Through the wonderful support of the U.S. National Park Service, we’ve entered into a long-term lease of the building to bring our programs and services literally to Maine’s working waterfront… Read more!

Islesford Boatworks

We are a 501(c)(3) non-profit community-based boatbuilding program for children ages 7 to 97 situated on Little Cranberry Island, Maine.    Our Mission: Building opportunity, community, and a future for Maine’s working waterfront.   Find out more.

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Islesford Boatworks is passionate community of supporters, neighbors, and friends; we are family. Thank YOU in advance for your donation of time, money, encouragement & support. We couldn’t do it without YOU!


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We send out one Annual newsletter and would love to send you one! We can email it or put it in the mail, we love the paper version, but it’s up to you. Either way, thank you for your interest in our kids, community, boats and programs. We are excited to grow with you!