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 Northwest Seaport Classic Workboat Show 
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Dear Northwest Seaport Supporter

Classic Workboat Show is SATURDAY 

Visit the fleet arriving at Lake Union Park and the Historic Ships Wharf for boarding ships, engaging maritime and marine programs and sooooo much more!

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Classic Workboat Show 2013CLASSIC WORKBOAT SHOW
Oct 5, 10:00am - 5:00pm. Come aboard and explore working, historic tugboats, fishboats and workboats. Enjoy an exciting family-oriented day with maritime and marine professionals, demonstrations, and fun, food and drink. The Show is an exciting gathering of local Northwest workboats joining the Seaport’s floating fleet at Lake Union Park.

$10.00 Salmon Dinner Tickets for Oct 6 Show Banquet at Highliner Bar and Grill at Fishermens Terminal.  Buy at the SHOW Saturday.

Lightship No 83 SwiftsureLIGHSHIP SWIFTSURE ONLINE FUNDRAISER LAUNCHED
View history in the making! Click link to learn more about the lightship Swiftsure, her history, and the exciting plans for her future.

DONATE today on the 
Indiegogo website and share the site with friends and families. Help NWS raise $74K!

Lightship Catwalks Oct 2013BOARD LIGHTSHIP AT SHOW
Oct 5, 10:00am - 5:00pm.  Board Lightship No. 83 Swiftsure for the first time in ... well... years! Catwalks are ready and lightship stamp ink is wet. Nautical Archaeologist, Nathaniel Howe, is ready to show restoration images and information.


Fireboat DUWAMISH courtesy fireboat foundationBOARD FIREBOAT SATURDAY
Oct 5, MOHAI, at Lake Union Park, co-presents with the Seattle Fire Department. Activities include trying on firefighter gear, learning fire safety tips and tricks, exploring antique and present day fire engines, hands-on artifacts, crafts, givaways, etc. Visit Fireboat DUWAMISH on Historic Ships Wharf. MOHAI admission is free during the hours of event 10am-2pm.

Spanaway BayMARITIME MUSIC
Oct 11, 8:00pm. Immanuel Lutheran Church.  Taste the salty, bluesy flavor of Spanaway Bay! Kent and Carol will reel you in with an eclectic mélange of maritime, celtic, and traditional songs as you join in on the choruses.
Jack O Lantern Aboard TugTUGBOAT PUMPKIN PATCH!
Oct 25 (4-8pm) ; Oct 26 (12-5pm). Pumpkin carving aboard tug ARTHUR FOSS for the whole family. Create your own spooky maritime pumpkin (or purchase one of ours to carve). A haunted Seaport for all ages!  Lots of fun and pumpkins to turn this green tug...orange.

Tug GALENE Crew on Tug Training Robert GrenierSEAPORT VOLUNTEERS VOYAGE ON PUGET SOUND
Tugboat crew training began this past Labor Day aboard the Miki class tug GALENE (1943). Owners Marty and Skip kindly offered Seaport volunteers an exciting opportunity to crew. GALENE won the 2013 tugboat race in Olympia!


Classic Workboat Show PLANTINUM SponsorsSPONSORS SHOW CLASSIC SUPPORT FOR SHOW!
PLATINUM, GOLD and SILVER sponsors contribute funds and in-kind support to ensure SHOW success.  Thank you!  Their generous support enables public programming, staffing, open ships and ... much, much more.


MEMBERSHIP AVAILABLE ONLINE  
Northwest Seaport makes it easy to renew or become a new member.  Simply complete the online form and follow PayPal instructions.  Show your support of the activities, vessels and services you deem valuable for the community. Membership information.


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Northwest Seaport
PO Box 9744
Seattle, WA  98109


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Vessels moored at Historic Ships Wharf, Lake Union Park, Seattle.| PO Box 9744, Seattle, WA 98109 | 206.447.9800

Northwest SeaportDedicated to preserving and interpreting Puget Sound and the Northwest Coast's maritime heritage by developing maritime-based educational programs for a broad community.

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