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January 2018

“Mr. Canoe” Documentary Debut at CMM

January 26 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Chicago Maritime Museum, 1200 West 35th Street, Ste 0E-5010
Chicago, IL United States
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“Mr. Canoe” is the incredible story of Ralph Frese, the inspirational Instigator behind countless canoe journeys through the heart of the country. Experience the inside story from his many canoe disciples, Including the epic 3,000 mile historic journey from Montreal to New Orleans. Ralph was a Chicagoan, an American, but above all he embodied the name he was known as around the world: Mr. Canoe.   On Friday evening, January 26, CMM members are invited to attend a special preview screening of the…

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CMM Presents an Evening with Chicago’s Very Own Around-the-World Sailor, Skip Novak

January 30 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Chicago Maritime Museum, 1200 West 35th Street, Ste 0E-5010
Chicago, IL United States
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On the roster of international sailboat racing champions, U.S. Midwesterners are a rare breed. And yet, a Chicago native is considered one of the world’s most enduring long-distance sailors.   Long before he sailed four around-the-world Whitbread races, (one with an international rock star and the other with a crew of Russians), climbed the Alps or founded his arctic sailing expedition company, Skip Novak was learning how to sail in Chicago’s Belmont Harbor on a compact Lehman 10 dinghy.   “My…

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Underwater Archaeological Society Meeting

January 31 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Chicago Maritime Museum, 1200 West 35th Street, Ste 0E-5010
Chicago, IL United States
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Guest Speaker: NOAA Archaeologist Russ Green will speak on topic: Lake Michigan Federal Marine Sanctuary  

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