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Lecture Series: Florida Water Stories

November 2, 2017 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

The Winter Haven Public Library presents the 2017-18 Lecture Series featuring: Florida Water Stories!

Join us for the kickoff event:  Boats of Boca Grande Pass: Tarpon Boat Builders and Their Captains, presented by Captain Sandy Melvin on behalf of the Boca Grande Historical Society.  There is a rich history associated with the tarpon sport fishing industry and the boats used to catch them are a significant part of that history.  A full time professional since 1987 specializing in night Tarpon fishing, Sandy will share stories about boats frequently seen in the Pass, their builders, and Captains.

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Registration opens October 9


November 2, 2017
5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
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Public Library
325 Avenue A NW
Winter Haven, FL 33881
(863) 291-5880