September 17: Membership Appreciation Potluck, 6 – 7pm
Bring your favorite dish to share and join our Board of Directors and Museum Staff in an update on the museum exhibits, education, fundraising and direction for the coming year. When registering, let us know what dish you plan to bring!
September 17: John Rocco, Professor of Naval and Maritime Studies
Two Centuries of Melville, 7 – 8pm
Following our Membership Appreciation Potluck, join John Rocco, professor at State University of New York Maritime College, as he battles the Great White Whale, slavery, and impressment! Rocco will discuss the iconic writer Herman Melville and the lasting legacy of his maritime literature.