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October 2016

33rd Mid Atlantic Small Craft Festival & 12th Maritime Model Expo

October 1 @ 10:00 am - October 2 @ 5:00 pm
CBMM,
213 N. Talbot St., Michaels, MD 21663 United States
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Mid Atlantic Small Craft Festival

On Saturday, October 3 and Sunday, October 4, 2015, the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum will host one of the nation’s largest gatherings of small boat enthusiasts and unique watercraft at the 33rd annual Mid-Atlantic Small Craft Festival and 11th Maritime Model Expo.

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ALL Meet the Author: Bill Peak

October 3 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 pm
Van Lennep Auditorium at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum,
213 North Talbot Street, St. Michael, MD 21663 United States
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In this ALL program, authors with links to the Eastern Shore highlight their work and answer questions.

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ALL Conversation: Immigration: pros and cons

October 4 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Van Lennep Auditorium at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum,
213 North Talbot Street, St. Michael, MD 21663 United States
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Conversations is an open discussion on topics we think about and talk about, but for which there are no absolute answers; there are so many ways to view these issues. Join us for three discussions about current issues, learn what others think, and provide your insight to the discussions.

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ALL Course: Amazing Grace: Slave Ships, Their Captains, Crew, and Cargo

October 4 @ 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Van Lennep Auditorium at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum,
213 North Talbot Street, St. Michael, MD 21663 United States
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We will explore the often unheard voices of the captains, crews, and “cargo” aboard these vessels and present some of the current research behind the abstractions, statistics, and euphemisms that have for too long hidden the human drama of this once “lawful endeavor” leading to “lawful profit.” European, African, and American societies still live today with the consequences of this trade – the multiple legacies of race and class.

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Rising Tide After-School Program

October 4 @ 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm
CBMM Boat Shop,
213 North Talbot Street, St. Michaels, MD 21663 United States
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Rising Tide teaches students basic boatbuilding skills in a welcoming, relaxed environment. Students will apply the principles they learn in math and science while using hand and power woodworking tools. When the weather allows, students will gain experience boat handling, navigation, and other skills while paddling, rowing, sailing, power-boating, and fishing on the Miles River.

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Trumpy and Yacht Building on the Chesapeake (Fall Speaker Series 2016)

October 5 @ 10:00 am
Van Lennep Auditorium at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum,
213 North Talbot Street, St. Michael, MD 21663 United States
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CBMM Chief Curator Pete Lesher will provide an illustrated overview of the development of yacht design and the yacht building business on the Chesapeake Bay as a background for the work of the John Trumpy & Sons yard in Annapolis, the subject of A Single Goal: The Art of Trumpy Yacht Building, an exhibition in CBMM’s Steamboat Building opening August 6.

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Educator Open House – CANCELED

October 5 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Van Lennep Auditorium at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum,
213 North Talbot Street, St. Michael, MD 21663 United States
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Participants will have the chance hear from CBMM educators about field trips and educational opportunities at CBMM.

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Rising Tide After-School Program

October 6 @ 3:30 am - 5:30 pm
CBMM Boat Shop,
213 North Talbot Street, St. Michaels, MD 21663 United States
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Rising Tide teaches students basic boatbuilding skills in a welcoming, relaxed environment. Students will apply the principles they learn in math and science while using hand and power woodworking tools. When the weather allows, students will gain experience boat handling, navigation, and other skills while paddling, rowing, sailing, power-boating, and fishing on the Miles River.

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Free Fishing on Fridays

October 7 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
CBMM,
213 N. Talbot St., Michaels, MD 21663 United States
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Enjoy fishing and crabbing on CBMM’s waterfront. Equipment and bait will be provided. Please note, if participants are age 16 or older, they must bring a fishing license in order to keep their catch.

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Apprentice for a Day Boatbuilding Program

October 8 @ 10:00 am - October 9 @ 4:00 pm
CBMM Boat Shop,
213 North Talbot Street, St. Michaels, MD 21663 United States
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Learn traditional boatbuilding under the direction of a CBMM shipwright. You can be part of the whole 17-week process or just sign up for those aspects of building a boat that you want to learn. Must be 16 or older unless accompanied by an adult.

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ALL Multi-Session Course: True Stories, Well Told

October 10 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Dorchester House,
213 North Talbot Street, St. Michaels, 21663
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Join us as we continue our journey into the art of writing memoir. Class time will be devoted to reading aloud your one to two page submissions to our writers group each week. We will also discuss opportunities that are currently available to independently publish your work.

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ALL Multi-Session Course: What Were They Thinking?!

October 11 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Van Lennep Auditorium at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum,
213 North Talbot Street, St. Michael, MD 21663 United States
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This course is an exploration of case studies that affect the various stakeholders in any business: owners, stockholders, boards, employees, customers, suppliers, and the communities in which businesses are located and operate. We will present at least one case study in each session and explore ethical questions and answers raised by the cases. We will try to figure out “what were they thinking?”

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ALL Multi-Session Course: Growing Old and Loving It

October 11 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Van Lennep Auditorium at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum,
213 North Talbot Street, St. Michael, MD 21663 United States
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For the Baby Boomer generation as well as those further along in years, “Growing Old and Loving It” is a lively and insightful program for those seeking purpose, service, and continued growth in the later chapters of their lives.

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Rising Tide After-School Program

October 11 @ 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm
CBMM Boat Shop,
213 North Talbot Street, St. Michaels, MD 21663 United States
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Rising Tide teaches students basic boatbuilding skills in a welcoming, relaxed environment. Students will apply the principles they learn in math and science while using hand and power woodworking tools. When the weather allows, students will gain experience boat handling, navigation, and other skills while paddling, rowing, sailing, power-boating, and fishing on the Miles River.

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ALL Multi-Session Course: Boats and Business on the Shore: How Shipwrights Changed Delmarva Livelihoods and Life

October 11 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Van Lennep Auditorium at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum,
213 North Talbot Street, St. Michael, MD 21663 United States
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From the first log canoes to the fiberglass workboat, Eastern Shore shipwrights have been entrepreneurs as well as artists, resourcefully meeting the changing needs of a livelihood on the water. In pursuing their trade, they transformed the boats of the rivers and bays and changed the landscape of Delmarva. This course will look at the evolving art of the shipwright in terms of changing markets and materials.

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ALL Multi-Session Course: The History of Mathematics 2: Euler’s Polyhedron Formula

October 12 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Dorchester House,
213 North Talbot Street, St. Michaels, 21663
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Join in for four weeks of exploration and discussion of the mathematical fields that were spawned by Euler’s polyhedron formula.

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Rising Tide After-School Program

October 13 @ 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm
CBMM Boat Shop,
213 North Talbot Street, St. Michaels, MD 21663 United States
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Rising Tide teaches students basic boatbuilding skills in a welcoming, relaxed environment. Students will apply the principles they learn in math and science while using hand and power woodworking tools. When the weather allows, students will gain experience boat handling, navigation, and other skills while paddling, rowing, sailing, power-boating, and fishing on the Miles River.

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MEMBER NIGHT: Edna E. Lockwood Restoration Update & Brew Tasting

October 13 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
CBMM Boat Shop,
213 North Talbot Street, St. Michaels, MD 21663 United States
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Join Boatyard Manager Michael Gorman as he describes how shipwrights and apprentices are shaping and carving the new hull for Edna like they did more than 127 years ago, while enjoying drinks from a local brewery.

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Free Fishing on Fridays

October 14 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
CBMM,
213 N. Talbot St., Michaels, MD 21663 United States
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Enjoy fishing and crabbing on CBMM’s waterfront. Equipment and bait will be provided. Please note, if participants are age 16 or older, they must bring a fishing license in order to keep their catch.

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Half-Hull Model Workshop, Tug Delaware

October 15 @ 9:00 am - October 16 @ 5:00 pm
CBMM Boat Shop,
213 North Talbot Street, St. Michaels, MD 21663 United States
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CBMM Model Guild President and volunteer Bob Mason holds an example of the half-hull model that will be made in the October 17 & 18, 2015 workshop.

The weekend workshop includes instruction on carving a solid half model of the historic Chesapeake Bay tugboat Delaware. This model is band-sawed from a two-tone wood block and carved to the rounded shape of the Delaware’s hull. The cabin and pilot house are cut from the same pieces. The pieces are then shaped and sanded to a fine finish and then mounted on a baseboard to form a wall display piece.

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