Descendants of Whaling Masters 47th Annual Meeting

July 17, 2021 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Wamsutta Club
427 County Street
New Bedford MA
Descendants of Whaling Masters
Descendants of Whaling Masters 47th Annual Meeting @ Wamsutta Club

The public is cordially invited to attend The Descendants of Whaling Masters, Inc.’s 47th Annual Meeting, scheduled for Saturday, July 17, 2021, at the Wamsutta Club, 427 County Street, New Bedford, Massachusetts. Social hour 12 noon to 1 p.m., with luncheon and a business meeting, election of officers and program following. Luncheon menu choices are: baked stuffed breast of chicken, baked scrod or Caesar salad with grilled chicken. $30.00 per person (all inclusive). Guests are welcome. Keynote speaker is local historian, Bruce Barnes. Mr. Barnes will give an illustrated talk, “Mansions and Masters; New Bedford in the Age of Whaling.”Bruce is a life-long area resident and retired librarian, having held positions at the New Bedford Free Public Library, the State Library of Massachusetts and the UMass Dartmouth Claire T. Carney Library. For many years he has been active with the New Bedford Preservation Society promoting the history and architecture of New Bedford and hosting guided tours of New Bedford’s historic neighborhoods. R.S.V.P. by July 10, 2021, with menu selection for each reservation. Please mail check made payable to: Descendants of Whaling Masters, Inc. c/o William H. Potter, Jr., Treasurer, 194 Main Street, Fairhaven, MA 02719. 508-994-0961

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