Salty Dog Day

Essex Shipbuilding Museum Hosts Salty Dog Day

Saturday, September 19, 2009

10:00 AM _ 4:00 PM

Essex Shipbuilding Museum

66 Main Street

Essex, MA

Dogs have been an integral part of maritime history – come and find out how they have, and continue to be, important friends not only on land, but at sea.

Bring the whole family – including your dog! Activities include:

‘ A presentation on “Old Ironside’s” dog – Guerriere,

‘ A celebrity appearance by a 4-legged star from Animal Planet

‘ Sea Legs for Salty Dogs – a talk and demonstration on dog safety aboard a boat

‘ A raffle for a cruise aboard Harold Burnham’s pinky, the Maine, with your family and furry friend.

‘ Face painting, food, music and bobbing for tennis balls

For additional information, please call 978-768-7541

Essex Historical Society and Shipbuilding Museum