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CBMM offers holiday workshops for students during breaks

(ST MICHAELS, MD – November 9, 2017) The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum is offering students a selection of two-day, holiday gift-making workshops between this year’s Thanksgiving and winter breaks. Hosted by CBMM’s Rising Tide After-School Boatbuilding Program, the workshops take place Monday & Wednesday evenings from 3:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. in the boatshop, with dates set for Nov. 27 & 29, and Dec. 4 & 6, 11 & 13, and 18 & 20.

Participants will come away from the program with hand-made projects suitable for holiday gift giving, like a cutting board, or a decorative light. The holiday gift-making workshops are suited for students in grades six to 10, and offered free of charge. Space is limited, and pre-registration needed by emailing risingtide@cbmm.org or registering online at bit.ly/holidaygiftmaking.

CBMM’s Rising Tide After-School Boatbuilding Program teaches students basic boatbuilding skills in a welcoming, relaxed environment. The program works to inspire participants to develop a sense of self-confidence and pride, and facilitate mentorships that provide guidance and support. Students of the program will be encouraged to become more academically prepared to achieve long-term success, whether on a college track or vocational emphasis, having gained skills in mathematics, engineering, team building, and project management. Various Rising Tide workshops and events are offered by throughout the year, including model making, canvas building and painting classes, girls’ workshops, holiday gift workshops, and more.

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Students work on making cutting boards during a Rising Tide After-School Boatbuilding Program workshop at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum. CBMM is offering a selection of two-day, holiday gift-making workshops on for Nov. 27 & 29, and Dec. 4 & 6, 11 & 13, and 18 & 20. Space is limited, and pre-registration needed by emailing risingtide@cbmm.org or registering online at bit.ly/holidaygiftmaking.

Rising Tide expands weekly options

(ST MICHAELS, MD – October 4, 2017) The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum’s Rising Tide After-School Boatbuilding Program is officially back in session, and has expanded its offerings for students this fall. Classes are typically held Monday through Friday from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. in CBMM’s Boatshop, with participants welcome to sign up for multiple or individual days.

The free program is open to students in grades six to nine, although students in grades 10 to 12 may still apply for admission. Transportation is available between Easton and St Michaels before and after class.

On Tuesdays and Thursdays, Rising Tide will offer its signature boatbuilding classes. Participants are building two Smith Island outboard skiffs this year, with a plan of launching them at CBMM’s Community Day in May 2018. Students have the opportunity to participate in all phases of construction, from milling lumber from a log to adding the finishing touches.

Rising Tide will also offer various workshops and events throughout the year, including model making, canvas building and painting classes, girls’ workshops, holiday gift workshops, and more. When weather conditions allow, classes may be held on the water, learning boat safety, handling, navigation, and fishing skills. These classes will be offered on Mondays, Wednesdays, or Fridays.

Rising Tide teaches students basic boatbuilding skills in a welcoming, relaxed environment. The program works to inspire participants to develop a sense of self-confidence and pride, and facilitate mentorships that provide guidance and support. Students of the program will be encouraged to become more academically prepared to achieve long-term success, whether on a college track or vocational emphasis, having gained skills in mathematics, engineering, team building, and project management.

Registration is required for boatbuilding classes and individual workshops and events. Sign up for offerings and for the Rising Tide newsletter to stay informed of upcoming programs at cbmm.org/risingtide. To learn more, contact 443-550-1173 or risingtide@cbmm.org.

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A girl learns to operate a miter saw in a recent workshop at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md. Run through the Rising Tide After-School Boatbuilding Program, a number of workshops and offerings are available this fall. To learn more, visit cbmm.org/risingtide.

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Rising Tide After-School Boatbuilding Program participants go for a spin in Cattail, the boat they created and launched last year. Students in the boatbuilding classes will get to work on building two Smith Island outboard skiffs this year. To learn more, visit cbmm.org/risingtide.

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This fall, the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum’s Rising Tide After-School Boatbuilding Program is offering its free boatbuilding classes on Tuesdays and Thursdays, and other workshops and events the rest of the week. To learn more, visit cbmm.org/risingtide.

Rising Tide Summer Camp

Rising Tide Summer Camp (FULL)

August 21-25

5/9/17 UPDATE — Rising Tide Summer Camps are now full and registration is closed.

CBMM’s Rising Tide summer camp is a full-day, hands-on program for students entering grades 6 to 9, where campers create, explore, and have fun through Bay focused activities. Each week long camp will include woodworking and boatbuilding, on-the-water activities, and adventures to locations such as Wye Island and Tuckahoe State Park.

Rising Tide Summer Camp

Rising Tide Summer Camp (FULL)

August 7-11
August 21-25

5/9/17 UPDATE — Rising Tide Summer Camps are now full and registration is closed.

CBMM’s Rising Tide summer camp is a full-day, hands-on program for students entering grades 6 to 9, where campers create, explore, and have fun through Bay focused activities. Each week long camp will include woodworking and boatbuilding, on-the-water activities, and adventures to locations such as Wye Island and Tuckahoe State Park.

Rising Tide Summer Camp

Rising Tide Summer Camp (FULL)

July 24-28
August 7-11
August 21-25

5/9/17 UPDATE — Rising Tide Summer Camps are now full and registration is closed.

CBMM’s Rising Tide summer camp is a full-day, hands-on program for students entering grades 6 to 9, where campers create, explore, and have fun through Bay focused activities. Each week long camp will include woodworking and boatbuilding, on-the-water activities, and adventures to locations such as Wye Island and Tuckahoe State Park.

Rising Tide Summer Camp

Rising Tide Summer Camp (FULL)

July 3-7
July 24-28 
August 7-11
August 21-25

5/9/17 UPDATE — Rising Tide Summer Camps are now full and registration is closed.

CBMM’s Rising Tide summer camp is a full-day, hands-on program for students entering grades 6 to 9, where campers create, explore, and have fun through Bay focused activities. Each week long camp will include woodworking and boatbuilding, on-the-water activities, and adventures to locations such as Wye Island and Tuckahoe State Park.

Rising Tide Summer Camp

Rising Tide Summer Camp (FULL)

June 19-23
July 3-7
July 24-28 
August 7-11
August 21-25

5/9/17 UPDATE — Rising Tide Summer Camps are now full and registration is closed.

CBMM’s Rising Tide summer camp is a full-day, hands-on program for students entering grades 6 to 9, where campers create, explore, and have fun through Bay focused activities. Each week long camp will include woodworking and boatbuilding, on-the-water activities, and adventures to locations such as Wye Island and Tuckahoe State Park.

Rising Tide After-School Program

Tuesdays & Thursdays, September 6 through May 2017
3:30-5:30pm in the Boatshop.

Free, class size is limited.
For Talbot County students in grades 6-9. Registration required to Matt Engel at 410-745-4974 or mengel@cbmm.org.

Click here to learn more about Rising Tide

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.

Rising Tide After-School Program

Tuesdays & Thursdays, September 6 through May 2017
3:30-5:30pm in the Boatshop.

Free, class size is limited.
For Talbot County students in grades 6-9. Registration required to Matt Engel at 410-745-4974 or mengel@cbmm.org.

Click here to learn more about Rising Tide

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.