Aug 28 - A design team member for Team Emirates New Zealand will discuss the development of the AC 72 yacht that almost captured the America's Cup in 2013.
Sept 4 - Final cruise to visit Burnt Island, a classic Maine harbor lighthouse. Climb to the lantern room, talk with the keeper & his family.
Sept 5 - Tour a working commercial shipyard to see some of today’s modern working vessels in design and under construction.
Eye Sweet & Fair: Naval Architecture, Lofting and Modeling traces the evolution of naval architecture from mould loft floors to computer desk.
Home Grown Shapes: Wooden Surfboards of Maine showcases Maine surfers who choose to build their own surfboards from wood.
Watch video interviews of Shapers
Saturday & Sunday, Sept. 27 & 28 - Shared experiences are lasting experiences! In our Family Boating Building Workshop, families and groups of 3 to 7 will work together to assemble a 12' rowboat, launch it, then take it home. Limited capacity. Register by September 13.