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Modelmaking Demonstration: Captain Bruce Gifford

New Bedford Fishing Heritage Center 38 Bethel St., New Bedford, MA

Lobsterman and tugboat Captain Bruce Gifford is coming to answer model boat questions. A native of Westport, Gifford builds models of boats he grew up around. He is also a […]

Dock-u-mentaries: “Conversations with the Lobster Lady”

New Bedford Fishing Heritage Center 38 Bethel St., New Bedford, MA

Head out on a lobstering trip with Maine’s oldest active lobsterman. Known affectionately as “The Lobster Lady,” Virginia Oliver is over 100 years old and still actively lobstering. The film […]

Recurring Event Lobster Days

Lobster Days

New Bedford Fishing Heritage Center 38 Bethel St., New Bedford, MA

Kids can visit the Center for crafts, storytime, and lobster-themed fun during school vacation. Working lobstermen will be on hand to answer questions and teach kids about these exciting critters.

Recurring Event Lobster Days

Lobster Days

New Bedford Fishing Heritage Center 38 Bethel St., New Bedford, MA

Kids can visit the Center for crafts, storytime, and lobster-themed fun during school vacation. Working lobstermen will be on hand to answer questions and teach kids about these exciting critters.

Cooking Class/Demo with Chef Michael Melo

New Bedford Fishing Heritage Center 38 Bethel St., New Bedford, MA

Chef Michael Melo (M&C Catering) presents a combination cooking class and demo. Students can see all the behind-the-scenes of working with local seafood. Limited spots available; tickets at bit.ly/FHC-cookingclass-melo Sponsored by the Massachusetts Division of Marine Fisheries Seafood Marketing Grant.

$40 – $50