Boating, fishing history talk at library

Posted on February 4, 2018 by Gloria Mazure in Active Lifestyles, Baby Boomers, Blog, Boomer and Senior Resources, BSR, Community Resources, Eldercare Resources, Entertainment, Environment, Events for Women, History Events, Hobbies, Library events, Local Events, Nature, Outdoor Fun, Theater, Tourism, Transportation, Tribute, Veterans Services, Volunteering

Florida’s Fleet: A Boatbuilding and Fishing Legacy from the First Coast is the talk topic on Tuesday, Feb. 6, 5:30 p.m., at the Jacksonville Main Library,
303 N. Laura St., Jacksonville.

Jacksonville Public Library’s Special Collections Speaker Series is free.

Explore Florida’s boating and fishing history and the role Northeast Florida played in the commercial fishing industry with speaker Brendan Burke, a maritime archeologist with the St. Augustine Lighthouse and Museum.
For information, call 904.630.2665 or visit http://jpl.coj.net/.