Cape Cod's Nature Place

The Cape Cod Museum of Natural History


Cape Cod Maritime History Symposium

Annual Event

$25 per person (includes luncheon)
Pre-registration is required.
call the Museum 508-896-3867

9:30 - 9:55 a.m. Registration & Coffee
9:55 a.m.
Welcoming Remarks, Robert Dwyer, President, Cape Cod Museum of Natural History
Theresa Barbo, Founding Director, Cape Cod Maritime History Symposium

The Symposium Program:
10 a.m.
Bass River: A Tidal River of Lore & Legend
Barry Homer, Historian
11 a.m.
Something Interesting About Wychmere Harbor
Thomas Leach, Retired Harbormaster
Town of Harwich

Noon Luncheon 12:30 p.m.

It's Not All Work: Maintaining and Operating the Legendary USCG 36500
Richard G. Ryder, Coxswain/Operations Mngr., Motor Lifeboat CG36500; &
Donald St. Pierre, Coxswain & Second in Command
1:30 p.m.
From Whaling to Whale Watching: How Marine Mammals Shaped the History and Culture of Cape Cod
Kathy Zagzebski, Executive Director, National Marine Life Center, Buzzards Bay