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Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum invites families to boatshop program

Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum invites families to boatshop program

. August 24, 2017

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md., is offering three sessions of its Family Boatshop program this fall. Participation is limited, with advanced registration needed. Held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays, September 23, October 21, and November 18, CBMM invites families to join shipwrights in the boatshop for a woodworking project. […]

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Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum receives grant from Grayce B. Kerr Fund

Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum receives grant from Grayce B. Kerr Fund

. August 23, 2017

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md., recently received a $100,000 grant from the Grayce B. Kerr Fund, an Easton-based philanthropy that supports educational achievement and growth. “The Grayce B. Kerr Fund is pleased to support the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum,” said John R. Valliant, president of the fund. “Planning has always been […]

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National Underground Railroad Freedom Center Exhibition Schedule Redefines African American Identity and Representation in History and the Arts

National Underground Railroad Freedom Center Exhibition Schedule Redefines African American Identity and Representation in History and the Arts

. August 23, 2017

Rare Art, Artifacts, Manuscripts and Currencies Will Illustrate the Black Experience in America CINCINNATI, OH –The National Underground Railroad Freedom Center announces its upcoming exhibition schedule today, featuring The Kinsey African American Art & History Collection presented by Macy’s, opening November 4, 2017, and Confederate Currency: The Color of Money presented by BB&T, opening Spring […]

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Delaware half-hull model workshop October 21, 22 at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels

Delaware half-hull model workshop October 21, 22 at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels

. August 22, 2017

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum’s Model Guild is offering a beginner’s model boatbuilding workshop from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Oct. 21 and 22, with limited participation and advanced registration needed. The weekend workshop includes instruction on carving a solid half-hull model of the historic Chesapeake Bay tugboat Delaware. This model is band-sawed from […]

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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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