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2:00 p.m. Sunday, March 9, 2014
Museums | Sights
A Love Affair with Oysters: A History of the Men and Women Who Fish and Farm the Sea
Tessa Getchis, MS, Aquaculture Extension Specialist, Connecticut Sea Grant, Department of Extension, University of Connecticut.
Explore the history of commercial shellfishing in Connecticut from the 1700s to the 20th century.Third in a three-part series of programs exploring the history of shellfishing on Long Island Sound. Free with Museum admission. Reservations suggested; call the Museum at 203-869-0376 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.The Bruce Museum is pleased to receive support for this program thanks to a grant from Connecticut Humanities. Connecticut Humanities (CTH) is a non-profit affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities that funds, creates and collaborates on hundreds of cultural programs across Connecticut each year. These programs bring together people of all ages and backgrounds to express, share and explore ideas in thoughtful and productive ways. From local discussion groups to major exhibitions on important historical events, CTH programs engage, enlighten and educate. Learn more by visiting www.cthumanities.org.+ Add to your calendar« Back to Calendar