Please join us to recognize and honor the Portuguese People and to celebrate their significant contributions to the maritime heritage of New Bedford
September 10, 5:30 p.m.
AZOREAN WHALEMAN GALLERY – Unveiling and Dedication
The Azorean Whaleman Gallery is a gift of the Government of Portugal honoring the Portuguese people and their significant contribution to the maritime heritage of New Bedford.
Whaling in Faial, 1940-1984 – Exhibition of photography from the Azores
Arthur Moniz Retrospective – Celebrating 45 years of painting the South Coast, Ships and the Sea
(The evening’s events are sponsored by Bristol County Savings Bank)
September 24, 5:00 p.m.
COMMUNITIES OF WHALING EXHIBITION – New Bedford Whaling National Historical Park
October 22, 4:00 p.m.
The Honorable Carlos Manuel Martins do Vale César, President of the Regional Government of the Azores
Signing of a Protocol between the Azores, New Bedford and San Francisco
Commemoration of the Bourne Building
Re-Launching of the Lagoda
Dedication of the Azorean Arch
Pelo sinal do Espírito Santo – Exhibition of photography from the Azores