Job Opening: Bookkeeping Assistant

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Reports To: Financial Business ManagerEmployment Dates: May 1- October 1, 2019, 1 day per weekStatus: Part Time, Temporary, Non-Exempt Job Purpose The Lake Champlain Maritime Museum seeks a seasonal Bookkeeping Assistant one day per week (M-F, day negotiable and flexible) to assist the finance office bookkeeping tasks. Duties and Responsibilities Accounts Payable Accounts Receivable Credit Card reconciliations Obtaining proper documentation …

Winter Adventure Camp, 2019

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Five campers recently spent five days on and around our Basin Harbor campus and in The Roost, a early 20th century summer camp cabin from Camp Marbury. The Roost has now been incorporated into LCMM’s campus and is where we can make a nice cozy fire to enjoy our lunch, hot chocolate, s’mores, and even sugar on snow (a traditional …

LCMM Educator/Summer Camp Leader (Americorps 910hrs)

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Position Title: LCMM Educator/Summer Camp Leader Position Term: 910 hours between Feb. 15-Oct. 31, 2019 How To Apply: Apply by sending resume, including references to: info@lcmm.org Notes: This position is an AmeriCorps position. Successful applicants will be referred to appropriate AmeriCorps website for enrollment information. At minimum the individual must meet All AmeriCorps requirements, All Vermont Youth Development Corps requirements and …

LCMM Educator/Summer Camp Leader (Americorps 680hrs)

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Position Title: LCMM Educator/Summer Camp Leader Position Term: 680 hours between May 1-Oct. 31, 2019 How To Apply: Apply by sending resume, including references to: info@lcmm.org Notes: This position is an AmeriCorps position. Successful applicants will be referred to appropriate AmeriCorps website for enrollment information. At minimum the individual must meet All AmeriCorps requirements, All Vermont Youth Development Corps requirements and …

“What do you do with her in the winter?”

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Happy New Year! With January on Lake Champlain comes cold weather and ice. Many visitors ask while aboard our replica vessels, “What do you do with her in the winter?”  The answer is often a surprise: they stay in the water. Removing large, heavily constructed wooden boats like Philadelphia II or Lois McClure from the water is a major undertaking. …

The metal may have been hot, but the shop was not. Until now.

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LCMM’s sheet metal and bronze casting workshop has gotten an upgrade! The home of our foundry and sheet metal working space will no longer be a summer only facility. LCMM Facilities Manager Chris Hale has been hard at work this fall adding insulation, new walls, and a propane furnace to the shop. These upgrades will permit Bronze Casting Workshops to …

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Congrats to the new Captains!

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This past Sunday at LCMM, seven new captains tested and passed their coast guard exams to received “Certificates of Seamanship” granted by BoatWise LLC! After a course consisting of 80 class hours over three weekend in November, these students have earned either OUPV and 100 Ton Masters licenses. Our great instructor Rick, from BoatWise, braved Vermont weather on multiple occasions …

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Susan Evans McClure Joins LCMM as Executive Director

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[Photo of Susan Evans McClure (photo cred: Briget Ganske)] FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE [Vergennes, Vermont, November 29, 2018] Lake Champlain Maritime Museum (LCMM) is pleased to announce Susan Evans McClure is to become its new Executive Director in early 2019. “I am very much looking forward to my new role as Executive Director of LCMM. This opportunity allows me to bring …

2019 Otter Creek Challenge

2018 Otter Creek Challenge Rowing Race

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Saturday, November 3rd was a bone-chilling, yet heart-warming day for 142 youth rowers from Chittenden and Addison who participated in the “Otter Creek Challenge”, a three mile rowing race on Otter Creek. It was 40 degrees and pouring rain at race time but rowers were fired up to go. The course starts at the Vergennes Basin on Otter Creek just …

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1936 Penn Yan Outboard Cottager for sale

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1936 Penn Yan 14’ rowboat. Penn Yan introduced the Cottager series in 1935. This is a composite hull, originally built for rowing but the designed evolved to accommodate an outboard motor. Please call ahead if you would like to see the boat. Call Nick Patch at (802) 475-2022 x113 Specs Dimensions Asking Price $6,000