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June 27, 2019 to February 1, 2020 The Sea in Her Blood Special 2019 exhibit ​ Living in Mi’kma’ki-Acadie-Alba Nuadh-Nouvelle-écosse-Nova Scotia means living with the sea. Like the land we call home, every generation of maritime women is shaped by the sea – through...
October 15, 2019 Remembering Canada’s Heroes with Bill Green 7 pm As Remembrance Month draws near, the Maritime Museum of the Atlantic is pleased to welcome Bill Green of Remembering Canada’s Heroes, a Canadian Registered Charity bringing interesting Canadian...
October 20, 2019 Titanic Society of Atlantic Canada – Annual General Meeting 2 pm - 4:30 pm Meeting Room Maritime Museum of the Atlantic Join us for a presentation by David Kaplan about his recent travels to Southampton, Liverpool and Belfast, and by Steve Blasco on his...
October 22, 2019 Born in Belfast: Titanic and Harland and Wolff with David Kaplan 7 pm David Kaplan presents the history of the Harland & Wolff Shipyard from its founding, its shipbuilding through the years and its association with the White Star Line. David will also discuss...
October 29, 2019 Book Launch: More Ghost Stories of Nova Scotia by Vernon Oickle 7 pm Are you still afraid of things that go bump in the night? Do you still think someone is watching you even though no one is there? Do doors and windows still open and close on their own? Do you...
November 3, 2019 Lieutenant Riou Saves the HMS Guardian: Navigating the High Seas in 1789 2 pm Join us for a special guest lecture on Sunday, November 3rd as author Doctor Margaret Schotte explores navigational techniques and instruments as they pertain to a remarkable tale of nautical...
November 5, 2019 The Women’s Royal Canadian Naval Service: 1942-1946 with JoAnn Cunningham 7 pm On the 31st July 1942 the Women’s Royal Canadian Naval Service (WRCNS) was established as part of the Royal Canadian Navy. Canadian women were recruited ‘to release a man to go to sea’. At peak...
November 12, 2019 Casey by John G. Langley The Remarkable, Untold Story of Frederick Walker “Casey” Baldwin: Gentleman, Genius, and Alexander Graham Bell’s Canadian Protegé 7 pm Join author John G. Langley for the launch of his new book,...
November 19, 2019 Nautical Rope Wreath Workshop 6:00 pm A popular favourite for many years, the Maritime Museum of the Atlantic is pleased to offer three rope wreath workshops this November. The workshops are $25.75 each, with spaces for twenty...
November 19, 2019 Book Launch: Atlantic Canada’s Greatest Storms by Dan Soucoup 7 pm Join author Dan Soucoup for the launch of his latest book, a gripping narrative history of the most devastating storms to strike the East Coast, from the eighteenth century to the present day....

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