Archive for September, 2014

Friends of Big Bone announces visitor center revitalization at Big Bone Lick State Historic Site

Friends of Big Bone announces visitor center revitalization at Big Bone Lick State Historic Site

. September 10, 2014

Funding from R.C. Durr Foundation allows Cincinnati Museum Center exhibits team to redesign visitor center UNION, KY – Friends of Big Bone (FOBB), Big Bone Lick State Historic Site (BBL) and Cincinnati Museum Center announce Phase 1 of the revitalization of Big Bone Lick’s visitor center through a $70,000 grant from the R.C. Durr Foundation. […]

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Women’s woodworking class at CBMM October 17-19

Women’s woodworking class at CBMM October 17-19

. September 9, 2014

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum is inviting women to expand their woodworking skills with a three-day intermediate woodworking class to be held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Friday, October 17 through Sunday, October 19. Class size is limited, with advanced registration needed. Led by women shipwrights, the weekend workshop will have participants building […]

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Sept. 13 Lecture Looks at Nazi Germany’s Most Terrifying Weapon

. September 9, 2014

JD Wyneken lectures about the V-2 Rocket SEATTLE – A presentation on Sept. 13 with historian Dr. JD Wyneken looks at the 70th anniversary of the Nazi V-2 rocket, a flying bomb that made the first flights to the fringes of space. As a weapon, the V-2 killed thousands of civilians in England during World […]

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CBMM’s Wednesday Open Boatshop program begins October 8

CBMM’s Wednesday Open Boatshop program begins October 8

. September 8, 2014

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum is offering its Wednesday Open Boatshop woodworking program beginning October 8 and continuing November 12 and December 17. Participants can attend one session or all three, with class size limited and pre-registration needed. The program invites members of the public to CBMM’s boatshop to work on a small woodworking project […]

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Public Sailing Days at CBMM September 19, 20

. September 8, 2014

Get out on the Miles River aboard one of the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum’s wooden sailing or rowing skiffs on Friday, September 19 and Saturday, September 20 during its Public Sailing Days event. Two-hour sessions are offered on Friday between 1 p.m. and 5 p.m. and on Saturday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Built […]

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