S.B. Maritime Museum Book Club
This month's book: Across the Pacific in a Raft by Thor Hyerdahl.
When: Wednesday, June 10, 2009, 10 a.m. to noon
Where: S.B. Maritime Museum, 113 Harbor Wy., #190, Santa Barbara
Age limit: Not available
Categories: Social: Meetings
Join us on the 2nd Wednesday of each month for the SBMM Book Club. Take part in engaging discussions about a wide variety of maritime-related reads. Below is a summary of this month's selection.
Kon-Tiki is the record of an astonishing adventure, a journey across the Pacific Ocean by raft. Intrigued by Polynesian folklore, biologist Thor Heyerdahl suspected that the South Sea Islands had been settled by an ancient race from, led by a mythical hero, Kon-Tiki. He proved his theory by duplicating the legendary voyage.
To join, call (805) 962-8404 ext. 109 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Event posted May 19, 2009
Last updated Jan. 11, 2010