INTERESTING AND CAPTIVATING TOPICS EVERY THIRD WEDNESDAY!

Doors open at 6:30 p.m. for a social mixer; speaker begins at 7:00 p.m.

COST

Free to Members
$7.00 for non-members
$5.00 for seniors
Free for children under 12

Wine, beer, and soft drinks are available for purchase.  Appetizers, coffee, and water are served at no cost.

 

SCHEDULE OF SPEAKERS for 2017

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:  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 – PATRICK SMITH – California Shipwreck Specialist: Preserving the Arizona Monument

SEPTEMBER 20 – TO BE ANNOUNCED

OCTOBER 18 – TO BE ANNOUNCED

NOVEMBER 15 – TO BE ANNOUNCED

DECEMBER 15 – NO SPEAKER – Holiday Season

CHRONICLES OF THE PT-157 - Bridge Carney

October 20, 2016

Archive of Past Speakers

AMERICA'S CIVIL WAR NAVIES: NORTH & SOUTH - Jim Kosinski & Jerry Leckie

November 17, 2016

TRAGEDY AT HONDA - Greg Gorga

September 15, 2016

THE SALT & THE SEA STORYTELLERS

August 18, 2016

 

FROM HOOKS TO HARPOONS - Mick Kronman

June 16, 2016

WONDERS OF THE GALAPAGOS ISLANDS - Marilyn Fordney & Alex Havasi 

April 21, 2016

MOCHE CULTURE - Glen Henning

March 16, 2016

LIFE BEHIND THE BARBED WIRE  - Lily Sugino

August 20, 2015

HISTORY OF WHALING IN AMERICA - David Leach

March 17, 2016

THE FIRST SURFERS: ANCIENT MARITIME CULTURES OF PERU - Glen Henning

June 19, 2014

HISTORY OF SCUBA & SUBMERSIBLE DIVING OFF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA - Rich Slater 

March 20, 2014

WHEN CHINA RULED THE SEAS - Howard J. Smith

October 17, 2013

WHY WATER IS IMPORTANT FOR SURFERS — Paul Jenkin

November 21, 2013