INTERESTING & 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 for CIMM Members (just think, $7 x 12 =
$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.

 

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

JULY 18 – New Insights into Status & Threats to Blue and Humpback Whales by John Calambokidis    

AUGUST 15 – TBD

SEPTEMBER 19 – TBD

OCTOBER 17 - Stephen H. Grant

NOVEMBER 21 - TBD

DECEMBER 19 – NO SPEAKER – Holiday Season

 

Archive of Past Speakers

THE MOST MAD SEAS (1 of 2) - Glenn Hening

May 17, 2017

THE MOST MAD SEAS (2 of 2) - Glenn Hening

May 17, 2017

25 YEARS OF CHANNEL ISLANDS HARBOR - Cherie Brant

April 19, 2017

THE CLIPPER SHIP & THE ROYAL CLIPPER SAGA - Tom Danza 

March 15, 2017

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

November 17, 2016

CHRONICLES OF THE PT-157 - Bridge Carney

October 20, 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