Join us for shipwreck stories from locals Cukie Macomber, Howie Gifford & Jack Reynolds (pictured alongside our Shipwreck exhibit. ) Share your stories too!
Light refreshments will be served. Bring your own folding chair or blanket to Horseneck Point Lifesaving Station, 241 East Beach Rd., Westport. Suggested donation $5.
RSVPs are encouraged to [email protected]
Lifesaving Station & Shipwreck Exhibit will open at 6:00 pm. Program begins at 7:00 pm
Rain date August 18th.
Check out a new video about the Notorious Shipwrecks Off Westport! exhibit that was narrated by Tanja Ryden. Our thanks go to Irene Buck at Westport Cultural Council for arranging the taping and to Westport Community TV and cameraman/editor John Rezendes.
WFA Shipwreck Exhibit video
The Westport Fishermen’s Association recognizes the importance of ongoing support for college students and awards up to three continuing education $500 scholarships a year to students entering their sophomore, junior or senior year. Undergraduate students can receive an award for up to four years, and need not be prior year recipients to apply. The application can be found here: WFA-ContinuingEducationScholarship
The WFA Continuing Scholarship awards will be announced in August and checks will be disbursed at that time.
Members always get their newsletter in the mail. For everyone one else, plus those who prefer to consume their news online, the latest issue of the WFA quarterly newsletter is now posted online. Happy summer reading!