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Change of Watch
Annual General Meeting
5:30 - 8:30, Sunday, March 10, 2019
Darien Nature Center at Cherry Lawn Park
120 Brookside Road, Darien
Next year’s Commander and officers will be sworn in,
followed by a presentation by
“The Dutch on the Connecticut River”
Please RSVP to DSPS.CT@gmail.com
Amy will talk about the early colonial exploration of Connecticut and our local Long Island Sound waters by the Dutch, including the role of Adrian Block and his Onrust, a replica of which sails from Essex today.
Amy Trout has been the Curator of the Connecticut River Museum in Essex, Connecticut, since 2008. She has a Masters degree in American Studies and Material Culture and has presented many important exhibitions of nautical interest in our area.
Please plan to stay after Amy’s presentation for
refreshment, hors d’oevres, and a few oysters.