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Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum welcomes four new staff members

Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum welcomes four new staff members

. March 29, 2018

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md., has announced four recent additions to its staff. Joining the team are Barry Raymond as Assistant Guest Relations Manager, Laurel Seeman as Programs Administrative Assistant, Tom Shephard as Charity Boat Donation Program Associate, and Taylor Williams as Shipwright Educator. A current Easton resident who grew up […]

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Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum  publishes Tradition, Speed and Grace: Chesapeake Bay Sailing Log Canoes book

Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum publishes Tradition, Speed and Grace: Chesapeake Bay Sailing Log Canoes book

. March 28, 2018

The thrill of log canoe racing—four to 18 people in choreographed motion, balancing the strain on the rig, calling out puffs and lifts, eyeing the competition, sailing low on the water with enough horsepower to exceed theoretical hull speed in optimum conditions—is an experience seldom equaled, and one that is explored in a new book, […]

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National Underground Railroad Freedom Center Announces New Board Appointment

National Underground Railroad Freedom Center Announces New Board Appointment

. March 23, 2018

CINCINNATI, OH – The National Underground Railroad Freedom Center has announced the appointment of Kala Gibson to its board of directors. Kala Gibson, of Cincinnati, is senior vice president and head of Business Banking for Fifth Third Bank. He is responsible for overseeing the strategic planning, operations, sales force and product for the line of […]

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Museum of Flight Free First Thursday Features 5th Avenue Theatre’s “Rosie the Riveter” Musical

Museum of Flight Free First Thursday Features 5th Avenue Theatre’s “Rosie the Riveter” Musical

. March 20, 2018

SEATTLE – On April 5 at 6 p.m., the 5th Avenue Theatre’s Adventure Musical Theatre Touring Company presents “Rosie the Riveter,” a fast, funny and stirring family musical about the women who made the nation’s airplanes during World War II. The show will be part of the Museum’s Free First Thursday programs from 5 – […]

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Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum announces Exploring the Chesapeake – Mapping the Bay exhibition

Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum announces Exploring the Chesapeake – Mapping the Bay exhibition

. March 20, 2018

Exploring the Chesapeake–Mapping the Bay, a new exhibition opening Saturday, May 19 at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md., will look at the different ways the Chesapeake Bay has been portrayed over time through mapping and charting. The exhibition is generously sponsored by Ellen and Norm Plummer and the Maryland State Arts […]

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