WHAT'S UNDER THE LAKE?


Lecturer : JOE LUPPINO

Location: FLBM


Join us as we hear a presentation from one of the most experienced divers in the region on the interesting discoveries he has made beneath the surface of Keuka Lake.

 

SEPTEMBER 21

Thursday

7pm

No Cost - Donations Welcome

SAILING IN THE

FINGER LAKES


Lecturer : JOSH NAVONE

Location:

SENECA HARBOR WINE CENTER


With a rich history of Sailboat building and racing in the region, we invite you to join Josh Navone and hear about the experiences of a sailor who has both professional and personal experience boating on the Finger Lakes.

 

MAY 18

Thursday

7pm

No Cost - Donations Welcome

October

GEOLOGY OF THE

FINGER LAKES


Lecturer : PETE ROBBINS

Location: FINGER LAKES COMMUNITY COLLEGE- Canandaigua


Returning for a 3rd year, this popular presentation on the geological development of the region will be presented by Pete Robbins. 

 

OCTOBER 19

Thursday

7pm

No Cost - Donations Welcome

KAYAKING AND CANOEING IN THE REGION


Lecturer : JIM ALTEMUS

Location:

PHELPS AMERICAN LEGION


Learn where the best places to Canoe and Kayak are throughout the Finger Lakes in this informative talk on the best kept secrets and the favorites of small boat enthusiasts.

 

APR 20

Thursday

7pm

No Cost - Donations Welcome

June

HISTORY OF THE LIGHTNING CLASS


Lecturer : CLAYTON GRAY

Location: FLBM


The  Lightning is one of the most recognizable sailboats to come out of the Finger Lakes.  It is an Olympic class sailboat which originated right here in this region.  Join us for this fascinating history behind this boat.

 

JULY 20

Thursday

7pm

No Cost - Donations Welcome

STEAMBOATS & FERRIES


Lecturer : GARY EMERSON

Location: Human Svcs Building

​Montour Falls


Steamboats in the Finger Lakes are a fascinating subject that draws the imagination of so many!  This year, we continue our exploration of these magnificent boats with a presentation on the rich history of Steamboats and Ferries that operated on Seneca Lake

 

AUGUST 17

Thursday

7pm

No Cost - Donations Welcome

ICE BOATING


Lecturer : JOE MEADE IV

Location:

KEUKA YACHT CLUB


Join avid Ice Boater, Joe Meade IV as he takes you into the fascinating and fun world of iceboating. 

 

JUNE 15

Thursday

7pm

No Cost - Donations Welcome

FISHING IN THE

FINGER LAKES


Lecturer : Tommy Beers

Location:

FLBM


Hear stories from an expert fisherman and guide.  Discover where good fishing is and how to have a successful fishing experience.

 


MAR 16

Thursday

7pm

No Cost - Donations Welcome

INVASIVE AQUATIC SPECIES


Lecturer : EMILY STAYCHOCK

Location: FINGER LAKES INSTITUTE - Geneva


The Finger Lakes have become home to foreign species of Aquatic life.  Learn what they mean to the region and the programs developed to halt their growth. 


NOVEMBER 16

Thursday

7pm

No Cost - Donations Welcome

SOCIO-HISTORY OF BOATING IN THE

FINGER LAKES


Lecturer : Ed Wightman

Location:

FLBM


Hear and discuss how the boat building industry influenced the social and cultural development of the Finger Lakes region.

 


FEB 16

Thursday

7pm

No Cost - Donations Welcome

STEAMBOAT ENGINES, MACHINERY AND TECHNOLOGY

Presented in Partnership with: Ontario County Historical Society

Lecturer : Bob Burroughs

Location:

Ontario County Historical Society

55 N. Main Street, Canandaigua


Discover the technology behind the famous Steamboats of the Finger Lakes 


JAN 19

Thursday

7pm

No Cost - Donations Welcome

April

March

February

January

Finger Lakes Boating Museum provides, as part of our education program, a monthly lecture series on subjects relevant to the Finger Lakes and their history.  



LECTURE SERIES 2017

August

May

July

November

Please RSVP via email or phone.


607-569-2222

info@flbm.org 



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