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Friday 4th of September 2015
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Upcoming events on Nantucket today.
8:30 AM to 9:30 AM
Whaling History Tour
aCruise through Nantucket Harbor aboard the Minke, before the hustle and bustle of the day begins. Learn what the waterfront was like in the 1800's during the magnificent whaling era, and see some landmarks that still exist from that time. Complimentary coffee and a gift included in ticket price. Shearwater Excursions. Reservations 508-228-7037 or
8:30 AM
Fabulous Mansions of Nantucket
A 2 and 1/2 mile, 50 minute, non-stop exercise walk with historic commentary past the spectacular summer homes of The Cliff and Brant Point areas. Gathers at 8:20 am at the corner of Main St. and Centre St. in front of the bank steps. Cash only. $15 No reservations necessary. 508-332-0953.
9:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Introduction to Letterpress Printing
Create personalized letterpress cards and envelopes featuring historic images and typefaces. Members $125 & Non-Members $175 pre-registration required, call 508-228-1894. Held at NHA 1800 House 4 Mill Street
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