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Tidewater Day Tripping

Heritage Cruise on the Skipjack Nathan of Dorchester by Bonna L. Nelson My friend, Rita Connolly, and I arrived at Long Wharf Park on the Choptank River in Cambridge, early last Memorial Day. Our husbands had planned a fishing trip and we had plans too. Several times a season the non-profit Dorchester Skipjack Committee offers free onehour sails on the skipjack Nathan of Dorchester. That offer, coupled with a Memorial Day celebration at the Wharf, prompted us to hit the

road in time to sign up for one of the Nathan sails and to honor our service men and women. Nathan volunteers, dressed in red polo shirts and tan hats, took our names for the first cruise of the day at noon and welcomed us aboard to answer a few questions before the beginning of the Memorial Day program. Eleven-year volunteer, writer and graphic designer, Cyndy Carrington Miller, said that

The Nathan of Dorchester at Long Wharf Park. 57

September 2012 Tidewater Times  

September 2012 Tidewater Times

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