On Thursday mornings, starting on July 11 through August 29, a variety of local experts will give a talk on various maritime subjects such as the history of the American Flag and its protocols, the history of the Fresnel lens and its mechanics, the fine art of weaving in miniature, and the Nantucket lightship.
Speakers on Deck:
Thursday, July 18: Museum President Emeritus, CDR Maurice Gibbs, USN (Ret.), Silver Linings in Maritime Disasters
Thursday, July 25: Chuck Allard, Shipwreck & Lifesaving Museum Manager, Bonfires to Beacons
Thursday, August 1: Karen Butler, Author, and Dick Mack, USCG (Ret.), Life & Lore of the Famed Nantucket Lightship
Thursday, August 8: Ben Phillips, Underwater Photographer, Sharks!
This program is included with Museum admission. 10am at 158 Polpis Road.
Free to Members
Seniors and Students: $7
Youth 6-17: $5.00
Children under 6: Free
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