Kalmar Nyckel Documentary Earns 2018 Emmy Nomination!
KALMAR NYCKEL: The Forgotten Journey, the feature documentary that we co-produced with Glass Entertainment Group, was nominated for a 2018 Mid-Atlantic Emmy. This is a testament to its exciting narrative, beautiful cinematography, and rich history. We are honored to be included in the highly prestigious and competitive Documentary category -- up against six other films. We share our gratitude & congratulations with the entire cast, crew and everyone associated with the film. The Emmy's will be held on October 13, 2018. Stay tuned for more details!
LECTURE "Saving the Ship That Saved the Union" - Thursday, Nov 1, 6:00pm
William Hoffman, Director of Conservation and Chief Conservator, USS Monitor Center and The Mariners' Museum, will present a behind-the-scenes look at America's famous Civil War ironclad, the ship that saved the Union fleet in the 1862 Battle of Hampton Roads, and changed the future of naval warfare.
6:00pm Reception followed by 7:00pm Lecture and Q&A.
Copeland Maritime Center, 1124 E. 7th St.Wilmington, DE. Limited seating. Advance registration recommended. $10/Member, $20/Non-member, $30/Patron. Book online & learn more or call 302-429-7447, weekdays 9am-5pm.
Interested in Volunteering? Meet our Education Crew Thurs. Nov. 1st!
Meet Our Education Crew! Thursday, Nov. 1, 5-6pm, you are invited to tour the Copeland Maritime Center and meet volunteers for pizza. Learn more about joining our wonderful community as an education volunteer. No experience necessary. Share the colonial history & culture of Kalmar Nyckel & Delaware with school children of all ages!
RSVP: call the Kalmar Nyckel Foundation, 302-429-7447 and ask for the Education team.
Consider staying for our 6:00pm Reception & Lecture Series at no charge (details above)!
Sail on Kalmar Nyckel in Wilmington October 13 & 20!
Two more Saturdays of sailing in Wilmington to enjoy: October 13 & 20! Then she goes to Downrigging Weekend in Chestertown, MD.
Learn to Sail KALMAR NYCKEL - Volunteer Open House, Sat. Nov. 10
Make Friends & Memories. Live your Dream - on a Tall Ship! Meet members of our crew, tour our ship, workshops, and museum -- and hear about how you can join our great community of volunteers. Discover new skills & adventures. No experience necessary! Learn more on Saturday, November 1, December 15, January 5, 10am - 12pm. RSVP online or call 302-429-7447