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2023 Winter Luncheon Series – Deadly Gamble

February 22, 2023 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm

Deadly Gamble

Kathy Bergren Smith, Maritime Reporter and Photojournalist

Kathy Bergren Smith returns to chronicle the harrowing tale of the Levin J. Marvel schooner and the Chesapeake Bay’s worst maritime tragedy in the modern era. Smith constructs her story from eye-witness accounts of survivors and rescuers, a miraculously recovered diary, as well as newspaper coverage and trial records.

Lectures are Wednesdays at 11:30 AM and run about an hour with Q & A. Lunch and dessert follow.

Members $125 for Series; $25 for individual luncheons. Non-Members $150 for Series; $30 for individual luncheons.


Captain Avery Museum
1418 E West Shady Side Road
Shady Side, MD 20764 United States
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