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Learning the Ropes: A Beginners Guide to Splicing

April 22, 2023 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm

Curious about the nautical art of splicing and don’t know where to start? What’s the difference between a slice and a knot? Join the North Carolina Maritime Museum at Southport for a beginners’ primer with instructor Tom Lacey. Lacey grew up on the shores of Lake Winnipesaukee in New Hampshire and spent his summers working at a marina where he learned how to splice three-strand rope.

The program is free and open to the public; donations are appreciated. Space is limited, and advance registration is required. Registration closes at 4 p.m. the day prior. For more information or to register, visit ncmaritimemuseumsouthport.com, email shannon.walker@ncdcr.gov or call (910) 477-5151.


NC Maritime Museum at Southport
204 E. Moore St.
Southport, NC 28461 United States
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