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Pop Up Rowing

Free, two hour rowing trips into the Great Marsh in one of our Sharptown Barges, scheduled 24 hours ahead of time and weather and tide dependent. Open to ESM members only. Sign ups will be open in our online store after each date is announced.

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Clam Basket Making Workshop

Come join us on September 8th or September 15th for a Sunday Workshop lead by Master Basket Maker Billy Ray Sims to create a traditional Essex Clam Basket! Baskets will be constructed from white oak, cane, and wire using traditional methods.

The workshop will run from 9 am to 3 pm and is open to adults and children ages 12 and up. Coffee and lunch will be provided.

The workshop is free with a $65 materials charge.

Frame Up to Fit Out Lecture Series

Thank you to everyone that joined us for our first season of Frame Up to Fit Out talks! Thanks to your support, the series will return this fall - watch this space for more details.