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Museum of Flight Presents Inspiring Lecture About Achievements of Women in the Military

Museum of Flight Presents Inspiring Lecture About Achievements of Women in the Military

. November 23, 2017

SEATTLE – Veteran Army paratrooper and JAG Officer Sabra Janko discusses the many “firsts” for women in military history, combat and airborne operations, on Dec. 2. Janko’s stories range from when women disguised themselves as men to fight in the Revolutionary War, to more recent times signaling the first women serving on board ships, flying […]

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Learn Boating Essentials at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum this January

Learn Boating Essentials at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum this January

. November 21, 2017

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum is offering a two-session Boating Essentials course on Saturday, January 6 from 9:00 a.m. to noon, and continuing on Sunday, January 7 from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. Class participation is limited, with advanced registration needed. Led by Captain Jerry Friedman, a USCG-licensed Master, class participants will gain knowledge and confidence […]

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Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum shipwrights combine hull, topsides of bugeye Edna Lockwood

Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum shipwrights combine hull, topsides of bugeye Edna Lockwood

. November 21, 2017

Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum Boatyard Manager Michael Gorman reports the historic restoration of Edna E. Lockwood is right on schedule, with her new hull now attached to her existing topsides. The 1889 bugeye and National Historic Landmark is set to launch at CBMM’s OysterFest 2018, scheduled for Saturday, October 27. Fall and winter saw a […]

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Children mix art with science at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in February

Children mix art with science at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in February

. November 17, 2017

This February, young mariners ages 4 to 9 are invited to the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md., to participate in CBMM’s STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, Math) Team. Class sizes are limited, with advanced registration needed. Each week, STEAM Team participants will join instructor Martha Hamlyn in a hands-on exploration incorporating science, […]

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Families invited to learn photography skills at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum

Families invited to learn photography skills at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum

. November 14, 2017

On Saturday, Jan. 20, the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum is inviting guests to its St. Michaels campus for a Family Photography Workshop from 1 to 2:30 p.m. The workshop is based around CBMM’s black-and-white photography exhibition, Robert de Gast’s Chesapeake, which is on display in the Steamboat Building through April. Families will be able to […]

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