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Small craft rental program for 2018 at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum

Small craft rental program for 2018 at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum

. March 6, 2018

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum’s small craft rental program launches for the 2018 season on June 2, and will continue on select weekends through October. Sailing vessels, kayaks, and rowboats will be launched from CBMM’s floating docks along Fogg’s Cove and the Miles River. Participation is limited by the number of boats available, with drop-ins […]

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The Baltimore Museum of Art announces Stephen Towns: Rumination and a Reckoning

The Baltimore Museum of Art announces Stephen Towns: Rumination and a Reckoning

. March 3, 2018

The Baltimore Museum of Art presents Stephen Towns: Rumination and a Reckoning an exhibition on view from March 7, 2018 — September 2, 2018. With glass beads and luminous fabrics in brilliant hues, Baltimore-based artist Stephen Towns examines slavery and tells the story of Nat Turner’s 1831 Rebellion. The centerpiece of the exhibition is the […]

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Richard Scofield retires after three decades at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum

Richard Scofield retires after three decades at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum

. March 2, 2018

Richard Scofield of Royal Oak, Md., has retired from the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum after more than 30 years of service. Working on boats since he was 12 in his hometown of Stamford, Conn., Scofield has been connected to the Chesapeake region his entire life. Spending summers on the family farm in St. Michaels, he […]

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Bring your own outboard motor to the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum

Bring your own outboard motor to the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum

. March 1, 2018

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum invites boaters to its St. Michaels, Md., campus from 10am–1pm Saturday, May 12, for a day in the Shipyard with CBMM’s Marine Mechanic Josh Richardson to assess the condition of your outboard motor. A limited number of participants are invited to bring their own outboard motor for assessment. Participants with […]

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Gliders are Tops During Museum of Flight Soaring Expo

Gliders are Tops During Museum of Flight Soaring Expo

. February 24, 2018

SEATTLE – The wonders of powerless flight will be revealed at the Museum’s annual Soaring Expo, March 3-4. Exhibits include state-of-the-art gliders, and members of the Seattle Glider Council, Evergreen Soaring Society and Puget Sound Soaring will be on hand to share their experience. Radio Control model sailplane clubs will also be on site. Soaring […]

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