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New Bedford Whaling Museum at the Osterville Village Library with “A Day in the Life of a Whaling Voyage” Lecture

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Date:
June 29
Time:
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Cost:
Free
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Website:
www.ostervillevillagelibrary.org

Venue

Osterville Village Library
43 Wianno Ave.
Osterville, Massachusetts
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Phone
508-428-5757

The Osterville Village Library Welcomes The New Bedford Whaling Museum with an exciting lecture “A Day in The Life Of A Whaling Voyage”

June 29th, 1:00 – 2:30 pm

Topics of discussion to include:
A day in the life of a Whaling Voyage: Crews, vessel description, the business, geography, products.
We outline and discuss details of the business; New Bedford, Nantucket, arctic whaling, and 20th-century whaling.
Sister Sailors : Whaling Wives
Baleen and harpoon demonstration included.
This talk will be given by docents Captain Michael Taylor and Nancy Gentile.
This event will take place on Saturday June 29th at 1pm in The Main Meeting Room at The Osterville Village Library. For more information or to register for this event, please contact Amy Wolfe at awolfe@clamsnet.org or by calling the OVL directly at (508)428-5757

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