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Spirit Ducks and Dive-Doppers: Birds in Cape Ann History and Culture 

April 2 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Join author and professor, John Nelson, in a guided tour and presentation that will explore birding locations around Cape Ann and some of the Cape’s distinctive birds as they appear in the works of writers and artists like Captain John Smith, Ralph Waldo Emerson, Fitz Henry Lane, Winslow Homer, T.S. Eliot, and Ann Sexton.
9:00 am: Guided Gloucester Harbor Tour (Self transportation required).
– Meet at the end of the State Fish Pier.
– Visit Eastern Point Light House, park at Mass Audubon Lot
– Bass Rocks at the Elks Club
11:00 am: Presentation at Blue Shutters Beachside Inn. Food, beverages are available.
Contact Blue Shutters Beachside Inn for discounted overnight rates. Discounted rates also available at Cape Ann Motor Inn: 10% off using code BIRD22

Venue

Jodrey State Fish Pier
2 State Fish Pier
Gloucester, MA 01930
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