Please join us for "Launching Lives," our Summer fundraiser event!
We are so excited to invite you back in person as we celebrate and share with you exciting updates on our programs, news, and much more.
Beer, wine, and a signature cocktail will be served along with a wide selection of heavy hors d'oeuvres provided by A Taste of Nantucket.
Nantucket Shipwreck & Lifesaving Museum
Wednesday, August 18 from 5 pm–7 pm
Get Updates on Sea of Opportunities
Captain Don Peacock will speak about how the Tall Ship Lynx contributes to our Sea of Opportunities education programs.
Learn About Our Maritime Education Program
Evan Schwanfelder, our Manager of Maritime Education, will speak about current activities within the program, and he will be showing off a 10' boat built entirely by a group of Nantucket High School students. The boat will be auctioned off at the event!
Explore Our Newest Artifact
Come see our newest artifact: a 6,000-pound anchor from a Nantucket Lightship once stationed on the South Shore Shoals.
Meet Chloe Plank, Sea of Opportunities Graduate
You'll hear from Chloe Plank, a 26-year-old graduate of our Sea of Opportunities program and Massachusetts Maritime Academy, who is now fulfilling her dream of working on a large U.S. Navy supply ship.
General Admission: $250/person
VIP Tickets: $500/person
Includes a complimentary sail on the Tall Ship Lynx.
Can't attend but want to donate? Donate online or text the keyword "Launching" to 41444.
You can also mail a check to: Egan Maritime Institute, PO Box 2923, Nantucket, MA 02584
For more information, contact Pauline Proch at 508-228-2505 or email email@example.com