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Author:


Hank McComas


Category:


History


Subject:


Shallop to visit Havre de Grace



On Saturday July 21st. The Sultana Project's replica of John Smith's shallop Discovery will row from Port Deposit on the Susquehanna River to Havre de Grace. If you want to see this interesting recreation of Smith's voyage of discovery on the Chesapeake, you might want to launch from Jean Roberts park next to the train bridge over the Susquehanna in Havre de Grace. This weekend is also the Havre de Grace Marifest festival.




"Representatives from numerous state and national organizations will be present to celebrate, including the National Geographic Society, the National Park Services, The Chesapeake Bay Foundation, and the Maryland Humanities Council. The event will have venues throughout the city! Come join us as we celebrate, and become a part of History! Live music, boat building demonstrations, local foods and crafts, living history displays, kids activities, a boat raffle, and more! Come join us as we celebrate, and become a part of History! "






    DateCategoryAuthorSubject
    07/17/2007 08:10:22 AMHistoryHank McComasShallop to visit Havre de Grace0