Winter Lecture Series

2021 Winter Lecture Series

The lecture series will be held virtually on Thursday evenings at 7 p.m. from January 7 to February 25.


You will be challenged to question and to learn by engaging speakers on eight diverse topics including maritime history, local history, science and maritime art. Admission is $10 per person for non-members and FREE for First Mate and above members.

January 7 | 7pm

The Thomas Point Shoal Lighthouse: A Chesapeake Bay Icon in Annapolis


January 14 | 7pm

Chesapeake Bay Waterfowl: Exploring Mysterious Species


January 21 | 7pm

Traditional Wooden Shipbuilding on the Chesapeake Bay & Maryland Dove


January 28 | 7pm

Oysters and Ecosystems: How the Eastern Oyster Shapes the Chesapeake Bay


February 4 | 7pm

The Mallows Bay-Potomac River National Marine Sanctuary: The Ghost Fleet and Beyond


February 11 | 7pm

The Battle of the Chesapeake, 1781: Military Decider for the American Revolution


February 18 | 7pm

Racing on the World Stage: The 2021 America’s Cup and Olympic Sailing


February 25 | 7pm

Changing Fisheries of the Chesapeake Bay: Radical Changes in Recent Years


Thank you 2021 Supporting Sponsors


If you are interested in sponsoring the Winter Lecture Series, please email us.