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Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum Fall Speaker Series begins October 18

Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum Fall Speaker Series begins October 18

. August 21, 2017

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md., begins its Fall Speaker Series on Oct. 18 and continues on select dates through Dec. 6, 2017. All of the sessions from the four-part series will explore topics related to CBMM’s latest exhibition, Robert de Gast’s Chesapeake, on display in CBMM’s Steamboat Building through April 8, […]

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Brown Arts Initiative Announces Launch of Warren and Allison Kanders Lecture Series

Brown Arts Initiative Announces Launch of Warren and Allison Kanders Lecture Series

. August 18, 2017

The Brown Arts Initiative (BAI) at Brown University today announced the launch of the Warren and Allison Kanders Lecture Series, an annual series of presentations and student interactions led by prominent contemporary artists and art-world luminaries. Designed to serve as a catalyst for open dialogue about the impact of contemporary visual art on our world, […]

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Life jackets donated for Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum auction boats

Life jackets donated for Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum auction boats

. August 17, 2017

Through a grant from the Miles River Yacht Club Foundation, the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum will be addressing boater safety at its September 2 Charity Boat Auction by providing free life jackets with boats auctioned off at the event. “Thanks to the generosity of the MRYC Foundation, all our motored and large sailing auction boats […]

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Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum to host four-day Timber Framing Workshop

Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum to host four-day Timber Framing Workshop

. August 15, 2017

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum will host a four-day Timber Framing Workshop this fall, running from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursday, September 28, to Sunday, October 1. In this workshop, participants will learn about the age-old building process of timber framing, help layout the building plan, and create all the needed mortise and tenons […]

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Marinucci joins the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum Charity Boat Donation program

Marinucci joins the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum Charity Boat Donation program

. August 15, 2017

Dominic Marinucci of Ridgely, Md., has joined the staff of the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md., as a Seasonal Boat Cleaner with the Charity Boat Donation Program. CBMM’s Charity Boat Donation Program accepts and sells all manner of craft year-round to support the nonprofit’s education, curatorial, and boatbuilding programs. Marinucci receives vocational […]

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