You are invited to  join the channel islands maritime museum as it explores a wide variety of interesting topics through its speaker series

 

Admission:

Free for CIMM Members
$7.00 for Non-Members
$5.00 for Seniors (65+)
Free for Children Under 12

Virtual Event

Wednesday, July 15

Click here for the video presentation of this Speaker Series event

 

Mark Frees – Historian

“Rum Runners: How Prohibition Changed Ventura County.”

CIMM Docent Mark Frees will be discussing how Prohibition (which started in 1920) changed Ventura County.

Virtual Event

Wednesday, August 19

7:00 – 8:00 pm

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Steve Lund – Historian and Model Builder

Steve Lund  will discuss the submarine campaigns the Japanese carried out along the west coast, including bombing forests in Oregon, the Battle of Los Angeles – events which ultimately led to the removal of 110,000 American citizens of Japanese heritage to internment camps. 

Virtual Event

Wednesday, September 16

7:00 – 8:00pm

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Dr. Kathleen Roos, Ph.D – Teacher, Environmental Scientist

“The Mysteries of Antarctica”

On the southern-most tip of the planet rests one of the world’s most massive and mysterious landmasses – the frozen realm of Antarctica.

 

 

Virtual Event

Wednesday, October 21

7:00 – 8:00 pm

The link to the virtual Speaker Series will be posted on the CIMM website on the day of the virtual event.

Ryan Kittell – Forecaster, Marine Program Manager for the National Weather Service

“National Weather Service Marine Program & Area Weather Overview”

Virtual Event

Wednesday, November 18th

7:00 – 8:00 pm

The link to the virtual Speaker Series will be posted on the CIMM website on the day of the virtual event.

 

Captain Paul Amaral – Owner

TowBoat US Ventura

“I’m Sinking: What Happens When the Worst Happens”

What every boater dreads, an emergency at sea… Captain Paul Amaral will share many years of experiences  in maritime rescue.