Mariners Award

We will proudly honor Maine Boatbuilders as the 2017 Mariner of the Year on the evening of Thursday, August 24. Since 2006, the Mariners Award has been presented annually to an individual or organization that has made extraordinary contributions to Maine’s maritime heritage. This ticketed event helps support the museum's work; contact Director of Development Peggy Schick to be added to the invitation list. Many thanks to our generous 2017 event sponsors below.

 

 

2017 Mariners Award Sponsors

 

Lead Sponsors: $5,000

 

Children's Education Sponsors: $2,500

Dick and Doris Lemieux

Charles D. Whittier

 

Boating Skills Sponsors: $1,000

 

Steve and Joanne Caulfield

Karl and Joan Lauenstein

 

Friends of the Museum: $500

Jim and Joan Drake

 

With thanks to these companies for their gifts-in-kind:

          


 

Mariners of the Year Honor Roll 

2017 - Maine Built Boats

2016 - Eimskip USA

2015 - Maine Pilotage Commission & The Port of Portland Board of Harbor Commissioners

2014 - William E. Haggett, Bath Iron Works president, businessman and civic leader

2013 - National Maritime Historical Society

2012 - Maine Maritime Museum Founders, Presented in honor of the museum's 50th anniversary

2011 - Nathan Lipfert, Maine Maritime Museum employee for over 40 years and current senior curator

2010 - Leonard Tyler, Maine Maritime Academy president

2009 - The Employees of Bath Iron Works

2008 - Bruce King, Renowned boat designer

2007 - Linda Greenlaw, Fisherman, swordfish boat captain and best-selling author

2006 - Roger and Mary Duncan, Maritime authors and historians

 

 

 

 

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Maine Maritime Museum

243 Washington Street
Bath, Maine 04530