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Museum of Flight Opens Early for Autism Spectrum Disorder Sensory Day

Museum of Flight Opens Early for Autism Spectrum Disorder Sensory Day

. March 30, 2018

SEATTLE – The Museum will be open free April 8 from 8-10 a.m. for those with autism spectrum disorder and their families in recognition of World Autism Awareness Day. The J. Elroy McCaw Personal Courage Wing (World Wars I and II fighter aircraft) and T. A. Wilson Great Gallery (first 100 years of flight) will […]

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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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Museum of Flight Recognizes NASA Climate Day

Museum of Flight Recognizes NASA Climate Day

. March 28, 2018

SEATTLE – NASA, The Glenda Project, Point Defiance Zoo and Aquarium, University of Washington SPACE Ambassadors, University of Washington Atmospheric Science Outreach and EarthGames will be at the Museum on April 7, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. to celebrate NASA Climate Day and help the general public address climate change based upon informed decisions and […]

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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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