Wednesday, July 22 @ 7:00 pm

WHAT: “Follow the River” Lecture and Film Series” continues!!

SPEAKER: Anita Kiewra

TOPIC: “Rowing the Athenian Trireme”

In 1987, became the first woman member of the Saratoga Springs Rowing Club. She was a founding member of Skidmore Community Rowing, and also rowed with Albany OARS, now known as Albany Rowing Center. Kiewra has also trained and raced with the Albany Curraugh Club, and rowed whaleboats and the captains gig of the U.S.S. Constitution in Boston Harbor.

Anita is planning on having members of the audience try their hand at rowing a “trireme” after her talk.

WHEN: Wednesday, July 22 @ 7:00 pm

WHERE: Kingston Home Port and Education Center at the Hudson River Maritime Museum, 50 Rondout Landing, Kingston, NY 12401

COST: Suggested donation $5.00

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