Archive for January, 2018

Small boats, big fun at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum

Small boats, big fun at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum

. January 24, 2018

Small boats and big fun are in store for guests of all ages as the Model Guild of the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum and the Washington Ship Model Society host the 12th Maritime Model Expo on Saturday, May 19 and Sunday, May 20 at CBMM in historic, waterfront St. Michaels, Md. In addition to numerous […]

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Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum builds Acorn skiff in public boatbuilding program

Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum builds Acorn skiff in public boatbuilding program

. January 23, 2018

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum has announced a new project for its Apprentice for a Day public boatbuilding program. By constructing a boat from start to finish, traditional boatbuilding techniques will be taught to AFAD participants of all skill levels, under the direction of CBMM’s professional shipwrights and volunteers. Participation is limited, with pre-registration needed. […]

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Fallen Astronauts Remembered in Presentation at the Museum of Flight

Fallen Astronauts Remembered in Presentation at the Museum of Flight

. January 23, 2018

SEATTLE – On Jan. 27 the Museum honors the astronauts lost during Apollo 1 (Jan. 27, 1967) and the space shuttles Challenger (January 28, 1986) and Columbia(Feb. 1, 2003) with a program recalling those tragedies while exploring the risks and successes of all space travel. The 2 p.m. program is presented by NASA JPL Solar […]

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BALTIMORE MUSEUM OF ART DEBUTS FIRST MUSEUM EXHIBITION OF BALTIMORE-BASED ARTIST STEPHEN TOWNS

BALTIMORE MUSEUM OF ART DEBUTS FIRST MUSEUM EXHIBITION OF BALTIMORE-BASED ARTIST STEPHEN TOWNS

. January 19, 2018

BALTIMORE, MD – The Baltimore Museum of Art (BMA) presents the first exhibition dedicated to the stunning textile work of Baltimore-based artist Stephen Towns. Stephen Towns: Rumination and a Reckoning, on view March 7 through September 2, 2018, features 10 luminous quilts constructed in fabric, glass beads, metallic threads, and translucent tulle that delve into […]

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Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum docent and Greeter training begins March 1

Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum docent and Greeter training begins March 1

. January 19, 2018

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md. is offering a free training for new and existing volunteers throughout the month of March, with advanced registration needed. This once-a-year training prepares volunteers to work with the public, either as greeters welcoming guests to CBMM or as interpreters, with the content and skills necessary to […]

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