The Lake Champlain Maritime Museum has unveiled a new logo, and announced their 2020 events schedule. This year the Museum is commemorating the 100th anniversary of women’s suffrage by exploring female leaders in the Champlain Valley.
Museum exhibits, special programs, and the tour of the Lois McClure, the museum’s full-scale replica of an 1862-class sailing canal boat, will tell new stories of women on the water throughout history.
Annual events include: Abenaki Heritage Weekend, June 20-21; Hope for TomorROW-a-thon, June 27; Challenge Race, June 28; ROV Shipwreck Tours, July 12, August 2, September 20; Rabble in Arms, August 15-16; and Member Day, September 26.
In addition to the popular Vergennes Rowing clubs, the museum has announced a Burlington Rowing Club. Clubs meet weekly and are open to all experience levels. More information on the Museum’s Rowing clubs can be found here.
The Museum opens on May 23. A full list of events can be found on their website.
The Lake Champlain Maritime Museum is located at 4472 Basin Harbor, in Vergennes, Vermont.