Mattapoisett Community Sailing and the William E. Mee Youth Sailing Program in Mattapoisett, Massachusetts, will be holding its annual fund-raising gala on August 11, 2012. This year’s theme is Sailing Days in Mattapoisett, and will honor 3 people who embody the maritime tradition of Mattapoisett. The honorees are wooden-boat restoration expert Dave Peterson of the Wooden Tangent, Peter Cassidy, and the late Edward FR Wood Jr., author of Sailing Days in Mattapoisett.
The gala will feature cocktails and hors d’oeuvres, as well as the annual silent auction featuring lots of nautical items and art.
Mattapoisett Community Sailing Association
Watch a short video on Dave Peterson and his work at the Wooden Tangent, click here: