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Introduction to Rigging workshop at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum

Introduction to Rigging workshop at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum

. September 14, 2018

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum is hosting a two-day Introduction to Rigging workshop on Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 13 & 14, when participants will join CBMM Shipwright Apprentice Sam Hilgartner to learn more about the methodology, terminology, and the materials used in various rigs. Participants will gain more in-depth knowledge of line handling, basic knots, […]

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See skipjack Stanley Norman at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels

See skipjack Stanley Norman at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels

. September 13, 2018

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum and the Chesapeake Bay Foundation are inviting the public to see and climb aboard the skipjack Stanley Norman during her Oct. 15-18 stay at CBMM in St. Michaels, Md. On Thurs., Oct. 18, you can climb aboard Stanley Norman, with dockside tours offered from 10-2:00 pm. Dockside tours are free […]

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Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum announce special cruise, deck tours aboard Lady Maryland

Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum announce special cruise, deck tours aboard Lady Maryland

. September 8, 2018

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum and the Living Classroom Foundation are inviting the public to climb aboard the pungy schooner Lady Maryland during her Oct. 21-25 stay in St. Michaels, Md. On Sun., Oct. 21, you can step aboard Lady Maryland, with dockside tours offered from 1-2:30 pm. Dockside tours are free for CBMM members […]

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Museum of Flight Free Smithsonian Magazine Museum

Museum of Flight Free Smithsonian Magazine Museum

. September 8, 2018

SEATTLE – The Museum of Flight offers free admission on Saturday, Sept. 22, with the presentation of a Smithsonian Museum Day ticket. The Museum Day ticket provides free admission for two people, and is only available online from the Smithsonian Magazine Museum Day Website. Smithsonian Museum Day is an annual celebration of “boundless curiosity” hosted […]

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Sam Hilgartner joins Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum

Sam Hilgartner joins Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum

. September 6, 2018

Sam Hilgartner of Baltimore, Md., has joined the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum as a shipwright apprentice. Hilgartner comes to CBMM from the Arques School of Traditional Boatbuilding in Sausalito, Calif., where he was both an apprentice and an instructor. His work experience includes four years with the National Park Service at the San Francisco Maritime […]

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