6th Annual Essex And The Sea Programs

January 18, 2009

The Essex and the Sea series is back for a sixth year and is expected to be as popular as ever. All of the events will be held at the Essex Town Hall. Please register in advance by calling the Library at 767-1560 or emailing at staff@ essexlib.org Here is the lineup of events:

February 1: Solo ‘round the world sailor and fine artist Brek Morgan speaks about his adventures and shares slides of his photos and paintings.

February 8: Editor in Chief and creator of new quarterly RIVER AND SHORE Erik Hesselberg tells the stories behind the stories from Connecticut’s first coastal-lifestyles magazine.

February 15: Salem’s Peabody Essex Museum Associate Curator Sam Scott presents an arm-chair tour of the museum’s world-class collection of maritime art, plus previews of coming shows.

February 22: Popular meteorologist Dr. Mel Goldstein of WTNH Channel 8 returns to do a special presentation on “Weather at Sea”.