Center Hosts an Evening of Traditional Norwegian Music in Celebration of Constitution Day

New Bedford, MA - The New Bedford Fishing Heritage Center will host an evening of traditional Norwegian music in celebration of  Norwegian Constitution Day or syttende mai (seventeenth May) with  singer and accordion player Luana Josevold and Hardanger fiddle player Mark Oien.  The concert will take place on Thursday, May…

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Center presents Boundless

New Bedford, MA— The New Bedford Fishing Heritage Center will present a staged reading of Boundless on Thursday, May 24th at 7:00 p.m. The event is a fundraiser for the Fishing Heritage Center. Proceeds will support the Center's educational programs. Boundless is a new play written by Alison Weller with…

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Scanning Day Scheduled for May 12th

New Bedford, MA - The New Bedford Fishing Heritage Center will host their monthly Scanning Day on Saturday May 12, 2018 from 10:00 a.m. to noon.  Scanning Day is an opportunity for the public to share and preserve a digital image of their fishing industry photographs, documents, and other records…

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Center hosts Norwegian Rosemaler artist Linda Miller

New Bedford, MA - The New Bedford Fishing Heritage Center's Resident Artist Series continues in May featuring master artist Linda Miller who will demonstrate rosemåling, a style of Norwegian decorative painting on wood that uses stylized flower ornamentation, scrollwork, lining, and geometric elements. Linda is an award winning artist who…

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