Archive for July, 2016

Miss Freedom returns to president’s office at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum

. July 20, 2016

After more than a year in the Steamboat Building as part of the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum’s 50th anniversary exhibition, A Broad Reach: 50 Years of Collecting, Miss Freedom, a large ship figurehead, returned to her home on the porch outside of CBMM’s administrative offices and along St. Michaels’ harbor on Friday, July 8. “I’m […]

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Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum receives bond bill funding for capital improvements

Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum receives bond bill funding for capital improvements

. July 20, 2016

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum recently announced $250,000 in grant funding from the State of Maryland to support museum enhancements, safety, and security. This is the second Bond Bill in two years that CBMM has been awarded in support of capital improvements on campus. The funding was awarded through the Maryland General Assembly’s Bond Bill […]

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Rocking the Boat visits CBMM The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum

. July 20, 2016

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum welcomed 15 students from Rocking the Boat to experience environmental and boatbuilding career opportunities. Rocking the Boat is a Bronx, NY-based program where students work together to build wooden boats, learn to row and sail, and restore local urban waterways, revitalizing their community while creating better lives for themselves. Students […]

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Cincinnati Human Relations Commission & National Underground Railroad Freedom Center present 49 Lights: Cincinnati Remembers

. July 20, 2016

CINCINNATI, OH – The Cincinnati Human Relations Commission (CHRC), National Underground Railroad Freedom Center, Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), Greater Cincinnati Human Rights Campaign, Islamic Center of Greater Cincinnati, League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC), Office of City of Cincinnati Councilmember Chris Seelbach and University of Cincinnati LGBTQ Center are partnering to honor the […]

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Concours d’ Elegance returns to the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum at St. Michaels

Concours d’ Elegance returns to the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum at St. Michaels

. July 17, 2016

After three years in Cambridge, the St. Michaels Concours d’ Elegance is returning home, with its 10th anniversary celebration to be held on Sunday, September 25, along Fogg’s Landing at the waterfront Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum. The St. Michaels Concours d’ Elegance was founded in 2007 and originally took place on the waterside lawn of […]

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