2014 Speaker Series:
[3rd Thurs. of the mo., Sept. - May
7pm at Mathews Maritime Museum]
Nov. 20 - Sea-level Rise by Carl Hobbs, Emeritus Professor of Marine Science. Having retired after over 40 yrs. at the VIMS, is the author or co-author of over 50 peer-reviewed publications.
Dr. Hobbs will review what we mean by sea-level rise, how and why it changes on time scales of seconds to millennia, and how we determine what sea level has been. He will discuss the projections for sea level during the next century and some of the available, practical responses to the physical threat of higher water levels.
Tides Inn - Taste by the Bay
Nov. 22, 2014, 11-5. See Peggy at the docks of the Tides Inn in Irvington, VA.
Annual Mathews Christmas Parade
Dec. 13, 2014, 1pm. Peggy's original pilothouse will be there, this year carrying a special guest... Santa!