The Pacific Maritime Heritage Center and staff will host an Autumn Social on Friday, November 1st in the Maritime Museum’s Doerfler Family Theater. This relaxed annual social event is a fun way to spend an autumn evening and learn a bit about local seafaring history from storyteller extraordinaire, retired Coast Guardsman Tom McAdams. A local, McAdams is known nationally for his storied and highly decorated life-saving Coast Guard career. Aside from McAdams’ presentation there will be time to enjoy Maritime Museum exhibits, chat with staff, and mingle with friends, old and new.
Admission is free – donations gratefully accepted.
6:00 PM: A brief Annual Meeting
All society members are encouraged to attend and vote on a slate of board officers.
6:30 PM: Tom Talk
Tom McAdams, legendary retired Coast Guardsman, will share stories of his adventures at sea. A cookie buffet, cider, and coffee will be served.
The Pacific Maritime Heritage Center is located at 333 SE Bay Blvd on Newport’s Historic Bayfront. Parking is available at the top of the hill adjacent to the museum.