Tom Goux in Concert: An Evening of the Songs and Poetry of the Yankee Mariner

New Bedford, MA - The New Bedford Fishing Heritage Center is pleased to welcome Tom Goux for an evening of the songs and poetry of the Yankee mariner on Thursday, October 18th at 7:00 p.m. For over four decades, Tom Goux has been collecting and performing the chanteys, ballads, and…

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Opening of Latest Exhibit - Working on the Waterfront

New Bedford, MA - The New Bedford Fishing Heritage Center is pleased to announce the opening of its' latest exhibit Working on the Waterfront. An opening reception will take place on October 11th at 6:30 p.m. during AHA. The exhibit will run through January 2019. In New Bedford, there are…

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Center Seeking Volunteers, Training to Begin October 20th

New Bedford, MA - The  New Bedford Fishing Heritage Center is recruiting new volunteers and will launch a volunteer training on Saturday, October 20th. A nonprofit organization, the Center is dedicated to telling the story of the commercial fishing industry past, present, and future through exhibits, programs and archives. From…

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Dock-U-Mentaries to Screen Rodman Sykes: A Life in the Fisheries

New Bedford, Mass. — The Dock-U-Mentaries Film Series continues on Friday, September 21st at 7:00 PM with Rodman Sykes: A Life in the Fisheries. This film is part of a series by Markham Starr documenting the commercial fishing port of Point Judith, Rhode Island. Rodman Sykes is a lifelong commercial…

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