Poetry Reading with Author Skye Shirley

New Bedford, MA - The New Bedford Fishing Heritage Center presents a poetry reading with author Skye Shirley on Saturday December 2nd at 1:00 p.m. and 3:00 p.m. Ms. Shirley will read from her book, Hardtack. Admission is free. In Hardtack, women and the history of coastal Massachusetts are recurring…

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November Dock-u-mentary Film Features Life By Lobster

New Bedford, Mass. — The Dock-U-Mentaries Film Series continues on Friday, November 16th at 7:00 PM with Life by Lobster, a 55-minute documentary that takes you inside the lives of five young lobster fishermen determined to pursue this proud traditional vocation against steadily mounting obstacles. Contrasting the stark beauty of…

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Scanning Day Set for November 10th

New Bedford, MA - The New Bedford Fishing Heritage Center will host their monthly Scanning Day on Saturday November 10, 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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Canadian Folk Music Awards Nominee Dave Penny in Concert

New Bedford, MA - The New Bedford Fishing Heritage Center is pleased to host Canadian Folk Music Awards Nominee Dave Penny in concert on Saturday, November 10th at 7:00 p.m. Penny brings original and traditional songs of Newfoundland to New Bedford.   Dave Penny has been a steady presence on the…

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