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Maritime Heritage Alliance in Traverse City Hosts Wooden Boat Building Classes

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Date:
August 31, 2013
Time:
9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Venue

Maritime Heritage Alliance’s Boat Shop
13268 S. West Bayshore Drive (M-22)
Traverse City, MI United States
Phone:
906.484.1081

Maritime Heritage Alliance announces two summer wooden boat building classes offered by the Great Lakes Boat Building School (GLBBS) of Cedarville, MI at the MHA’s Discovery Center-Great Lakes Campus on M-22, just one mile north of Traverse City.

GLBBS is nationally recognized for its exceptional 9-month wooden boat building programs, as well as its summer program featuring Chesapeake Light Craft (CLC) summer workshops.

For the first time, GLBBS offers a satellite summer program in Traverse City at the Maritime Heritage Alliance boat shop, 13268 S. West Bayshore Drive.

Tuition for each workshop is $695 plus shipping for the boat kits: $98.

Two workshops are scheduled:

August 5-10 Build a CLC Kaholo paddleboard (kit costs $885 for the 12′ 6″ or 14′ paddleboard)

August 26-31 Build a Jimmy Skiff (kit costs $1250)

Only six boats will be constructed per workshop.

To register, email [email protected] or call 906.484.1081.

For more information about the summer program and accommodations in Traverse City, call 906.484.1081.

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