Unusual Catches Day

New Bedford, MA - The New Bedford Fishing Heritage Center will host Unusual Catches Day on Saturday, February 4, 2017 from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. Every fisherman has experienced catching a strange object in their net or dredge.  Alan Cass, a retired fisherman and Center volunteer, says he has…

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New Bedford Fishing Heritage Center Hosts Scanning Day

New Bedford, MA - The New Bedford Fishing Heritage Center will host Scanning Day on January 14, 2017 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 for future generations.…

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Speaker Series Continues with A Day in the Life of Scallop Captain Chris Wright

New Bedford, MA - The New Bedford Fishing Heritage Center's A Day in the Life speaker series continues on Wednesday, January 11, 2017 at 7:00 p.m. with Captain Chris Wright. Chris Wright was born in New Bedford and raised in Fairhaven. His family has been connected to the fishing industry…

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