Come learn about North Carolina’s rich coastal environment and culture at these informal lectures. Bring your own lunch. Free Admission. No advance registration. Walk-ins welcome. The lectures start at noon, and registration is not required. So bring your lunch and join us for the free program. North Carolina Maritime Museum, 315 Front Street, Beaufort.
March 5 – Rise & Fall of the Morehead City Shipbuilding Corp.
March 12 – Wreck of the Caribsea
March 19 – Beaufort’s Dolphins, Getting to Know Them
March 25 – By Hook or By Crook, which focuses on the lives of the 18th-century female pirates Anne Bonny and Mary Read
May 7 – The Cape Lookout Lighthouse
May 23 – Sea Turtles in North Carolina
October 15 – The Story Behind “Echo,” the Museum’s Whale Skeleton
October 22 – William Cushing & the Destruction of the CSS Albemarle
October 30 – Maritime Myths and Legends
November 12 – Whales in North Carolina Waters
November 19 – North Carolina Boats, Past and Present
November 24 – A Pirate’s Table
December 3 – Early Ferry Crossings in North Carolina
December 9 – Beaufort’s Dolphins, Getting to Know Them