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Northwest Seaport E-News, December 2012
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Happy Holidays!  Northwest Seaport is excited to share this news with you.  Visit us at the Historic Ships Wharf, Lake Union Park this holiday season and during MOHAI grand opening.


SUPPORT NWSTroy aboard tug
Thank you for your support in 2012!  With your help, Northwest Seaport continued to strengthen our services to the community by continuing restoration of our National Historic Landmark ships...

CORKING WORKSHOP Shipwright Trevor Farsovitch guiding volunteer
Roll up your sleeves and work with an experienced shipwright. Learn corking on Saturday, December 15 and other winter days beneath the tugboat's winter cover. Contact NWS to volunteer.

Boatwright-in-Residence participant, Christine Jacobson Boatwright 2012 aboard ARTHUR FOSS 5Christine Jacobson, continues to work with shipwright Brian Johnson on the Stop-the-Leaks Project. 


Washington Trust for Historic Preservation awarded Northwest Seaport 2013 Valerie Sivinski Washington Preserves Fund grant for Arthur Foss Revitalization. Learn more about the fund...

The Whateverly Brothers and other performers provided a grand Yule Tide Concert performance in early Dec.  Join Northwest Seaport Jan. 11 chantey sing aboard VIRGINIA V with Chris Roe.

Until then, explore other venues around the region. See the list here...

MOHAI view to Lake Union Credit KOMO NewsView John Grade's sculpture of WAWONA wood, the maritime gallery and more KOMO News images from inside MOHAI before entering for your first time... 


Artwork by Byron BirdsallDuring open museum ship boarding hours aboard tugboat Dec. 29 & 30, view artwork by Byron Birdsall featured in 2012 Foss Maritime tugboat calendar.

LIGHTING OF THE LIGHTSHIPlighting-up-lightship
Northwest Seaport will turn on nearly 3000 feet of lights decorating the historic Lightship No.83 SWIFTSURE.  Join the lighting event from Historic Ships Wharf at 4:30p.m. on Dec .29 in celebration of MOHAI grand opening and festive holiday season.


Share your interest in maritime heritage and give a starter membership gift. Simply indicate this is a gift membership, and we'll attach a special bow of corking cotton from the deck of ARTHUR FOSS. NWS membership information.

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