INTERESTING & CAPTIVATING TOPICS EVERY THIRD WEDNESDAY!
Doors open at 6:30 p.m. for a social mixer; speaker begins at 7:00 p.m.
Free for CIMM Members
$7.00 for Non-Members
$5.00 for Seniors (65+)
Free for Children Under 12
Wine, beer, and soft drinks are available for purchase. Appetizers, coffee, and water are served at no cost.
2017 speaker SCHEDULE
JANUARY 18 – OCEAN DEFENDERS ALLIANCE – Marine Conservation Organization; Who Cleans Up the Ocean?
FEBRUARY 15 – CAPTAIN PAUL AMARAL – Vessel Assistance; Help!! We are Sinking!!
MARCH 15 – TOM DANZA – The Clipper Ship Era and the Royal Clipper Saga
APRIL 19 – CHERIE BRANT – Historian & Author: Twenty-Five Years of Channel Islands Harbor
MAY 17 – GLENN HENING – Historian & Author: The Most Mad Seas: Tales of Sail from Cape Horn & the Southern Ocean
JUNE 21 – JIM KOSINSKI & MARTINA MELERO – CIMM Docents & Historians: Damn the Petticoats! Female Mariners in the Days of Sail
JULY 19 – CAPTAIN TOM PETERSON – International Seakeepers Society: Drifters to Shark Tagging, Private Vessels Working with Scientific Projects!
AUGUST 16 – APRYL DeLANCEY – Shark Researcher: The Truth About Sharks in Southern California
SEPTEMBER 20 – RICHARD SENATE – Historian: A Film History of Hollywood-By-The-Sea
DECEMBER 20 – NO SPEAKER – Holiday Season
2018 SPEAKER SCHEDULE
January 17 – Global Adventure to Capture Maritime Beauty Danielle Eubank – Expedition Artist
February 21 – Adventures of a Lifetime: Exploring the Deep Sea Aboard E/J Nautilus Melissa Baffa – Science Communication: Ocean Exploration Trust
March 21 – New Nuclear Submarine and the Birth of the Nuclear Navy Warren Haussler – Retired Naval Officer - Physicist
April 18th – Smugglers, Rum Runners & Bootleggers: - Prohibition in Ventura County Mark Frees – Museum Docent & Historian
May 16th – Creating Wooden Walls: The Navy that United America Jim Kosinski – Jerry Leckie - Historians & Docents
June 20th – When China Ruled the Sea: The Treasure Fleet of the Ming Dynasty Howard J Smith – Expert of Chinese Treasure Ships