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May 13 brings 7th annual Elf Classic Yacht Race to Chesapeake Bay

May 13 brings 7th annual Elf Classic Yacht Race to Chesapeake Bay

| March 22, 2017

Launching early from Annapolis and ending in St. Michaels, Md., the 7th annual Elf Classic Yacht Race brings the centuries-old tradition of yacht racing back to the Chesapeake Bay on Saturday, May 13, 2017. The Classic Yacht Restoration Guild, Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum, and Eastport Yacht Club are once again sponsoring the annual race, which […]

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Matthew Willman to Speak at Mandela: The Journey to Ubuntu Opening Reception

Matthew Willman to Speak at Mandela: The Journey to Ubuntu Opening Reception

| March 22, 2017

CINCINNATI, OH – South African documentary photographer Matthew Willman will speak at the opening reception of Mandela: The Journey to Ubuntu at the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center this Friday, March 24, at 7:15 p.m. Willman was commissioned by the Nelson Mandela Foundation during the last 10 years of Nelson Mandela’s life. “This is the […]

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30th annual Antique & Classic Boat Festival is June 16-18 at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md.

30th annual Antique & Classic Boat Festival is June 16-18 at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md.

| March 22, 2017

Wooden classics, vintage racers, and other antique and Chesapeake Bay-related boats are coming to the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum June 16-18 for the 30th annual Antique & Classic Boat Festival and the Arts at Navy Point in St. Michaels, Md. Hosted by the Chesapeake Bay Chapter of the Antique & Classic Boat Society, this Father’s […]

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Cincinnati Museum Center opens new permanent exhibit in Children’s Museum

Cincinnati Museum Center opens new permanent exhibit in Children’s Museum

| March 21, 2017

STEAM-focused permanent exhibit opens in Duke Energy Children’s Museum March 27 CINCINNATI – Staying home for Spring Break this year can be just as fun as a vacation. Cincinnati Museum Center (CMC) is pleased to announce the opening of KidSPACE, a new interactive gallery in the Duke Energy Children’s Museum where creation and education happen […]

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Set sail with Vikings climb through the treetops and save on Membership at Cincinnati Museum Center

Set sail with Vikings climb through the treetops and save on Membership at Cincinnati Museum Center

| March 20, 2017

CINCINNATI – Spring Break is coming and Cincinnati Museum Center (CMC) has your ticket for a trip you’re sure to tell your friends about. Travel back in time, sail across the seas to Scandinavia, crawl inside a giant mouth or climb through the treetops, all without leaving Cincinnati. This Spring Break, you don’t need to […]

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MUSE to Perform at Mandela: Journey to Ubuntu Opening at The National Underground Railroad Freedom Center

| March 20, 2017

MUSE founder, Dr. Catherine Roma, To Join Special Performance CINCINNATI, OH – The National Underground Railroad Freedom Center has partnered with MUSE for a special musical performance at the Mandela: The Journey To Ubuntu opening reception on Friday, March 24, 2017. MUSE, an inclusive and feminist choral community advocating for peace and social justice, raises […]

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Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum documents floating fleet, pins logs on Edna

Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum documents floating fleet, pins logs on Edna

| March 19, 2017

Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum Shipwright James DelAguila, a former apprentice who recently re-joined CBMM working on the Edna Lockwood restoration project, is leading efforts to update the documentation process for CBMM’s floating fleet of historic Chesapeake watercraft. Using open-sourced software, CBMM’s shipwrights and apprentices have been streamlining CBMM’s methods of collecting, reporting, and sharing boat […]

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