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April 23, 2019 Riding the Waves: The Story of Surfing in Nova Scotia 7:00 pm Join Beth Amiro of Surfing Nova Scotia for a look at the history of one of Nova Scotia’s most challenging and rewarding pastimes. It is almost certain that Lawrencetown Beach is the...
April 24, 2019 Welcome Wednesdays 10 am to 12 noon, weekly We are pleased to invite young families, daycares, and newcomers to the museum every Wednesday morning for a chance to explore our space and have fun! Drop-in and unlock...
April 30, 2019 Remembering Canada’s Heroes April 30th, 2019 at 7 pm As we approach the commemoration of the Battle of the Atlantic, the Maritime Museum of the Atlantic is pleased to welcome Bill Green of Remembering Canada’s Heroes, a...
May 4, 2019 White Ensign Flying: The Battle of the Atlantic and the loss of HMCS Trentonian with Roger Litwiller 2 pm As we commemorate the Battle of the Atlantic, the Maritime Museum of the Atlantic is pleased to welcome Roger Litwiller for a special presentation on Saturday, May 4th at 2:00 in our second-...
May 6, 2019 The Textile Mill in Windsor A Historical Perspective 1881-2005 with J. Edward MacDonald 7:30 pm (doors open at 7:00) Industrial Heritage Nova Scotia is holding their monthly meeting at the Maritime Museum of the Atlantic on...
May 7, 2019 Where the Land Meets the Sea: The Coastal Geography and Geology of Nova Scotia and Newfoundland 7 pm Atlantic Canada has a unique geological history that rivals anywhere else on the continent and has been laid bare for all to see along our rugged and meandering coastline. The sea kayak is an...
May 14, 2019 Maritime Museums of the World: with some connections to Yarmouth and Nova Scotia…or not 7 pm As a result of his interest in ships and museums, as well as his attendance at most of the International Congresses of Maritime Museums since 1975, Eric Ruff has visited dozens of maritime...
May 16, 2019 Devour! The Sea Event Our third annual fundraiser with Devour! The Food Film Fest supports the Dartmouth North Community Food Centre and is an evening of food, films and fun of historic proportions! Wine and local food...
May 21, 2019 Arctic Adventures of a Coast Guard Nurse with Theresa McGuire 7 pm Come join the sailing adventures of a Coast Guard Health Officer from Halifax to Eureka, through the North West Passage, off the coasts of Labrador, Nunavut, Alaska and Greenland. Step aboard to...
June 4, 2019 Mapping the Ocean Floor with NSCC’s Applied Oceans Research Group 7 pm Join Jillian Ejdrygiewicz, a Research Assistant for Nova Scotia Community College’s Applied Oceans Research Group (AORG), as she walks through major developments and advancements in seafloor...