October 17, 2020 @ 10:00 am
Join us for an online celebration of the Second Annual Amagansett Maritime Heritage Day
Join the Amagansett Station alongside the East Hampton Historical Society, the Amagansett Free Library, the East End Classic Boat Society, and LTV for virtual programming for our Second Annual Amagansett Maritime Heritage Day! On October 17, each organization will be presenting programs to celebrate our town’s rich heritage. We will commemorate the rich and unique story of the Amagansett community and its relationship to the sea around us.
ACTIVITIES OF THE DAY
- 10 a.m.: Join Marianne Howard of the East Hampton Historical Society on their Facebook page as she tells the story of Amagansett’s very brave and hard-working haul seiners. Call ahead to (631) 324-6850 ext. 4 to pick up a coloring book which will accompany this program. Additionally, the books will also be available for pick-up at the Amagansett Free Library.
- Stop by the Amagansett Free Library to pick up a packet with all the supplies you need to make your own copy of My Amagansett Boat Book, a DIY booklet featuring various boats that have sailed in Amagansett waters.
- 10:30 a.m.: Tune into LTV for a special lineup of maritime programming. Subsequent airings at 8 p.m. on 10/17 and 5 p.m. on 10/18.
- Join the East End Classic Boat Society for their video, “Steaming and clamping the garboard plank.”