Boat Builders of Mount Desert Island

Penobscot Marine Museum
40 E. Main St.
May 08, 2014
7:00 PM

Thursday, May 8, 2014 at 7pm:

Boat Builders of Mount Desert Island: with boat builders Richard Helmke, and Richard and Ralph Stanley and others

Mount Desert Island is home to high-end yacht builders, lobster boat builders, and traditional sloop builders. Join us for a discussion of how a 108 mile square island’s boat designers can cater to the summer residents, the lobstermen and commercial fishermen still plying the waters just offshore, and everyone in between.

The talk will be at the Penobscot Marine Museum’s Main Street Gallery, Route One,  Searsport, Maine.  Tickets are $8 members and $10 non-members.  For more information go to or call 207-548-2529