Saturday, August 6, 9:30 AM
This year’s Bay View Historical Society (BVHS) annual August Walk will start and end at Colectivo Coffee, 2301 S. Kinnickinnic Avenue. Registration will be at 9:00 AM and the walk will begin at 9:30 AM. The walk is approximately two miles, covering the area west of Howell Avenue to First Street and from Lincoln Avenue on the north to Rosedale Avenue on the south. Click below for additional details.
Join us for three free book discussions as we explore local history by local authors.
“Maritime Milwaukee” by Wisconsin Marine Historical Society
“Studying Wisconsin: The Life of Increase Lapham”
by Martha Bergland & Paul G. Hayes
“A Spirited History of Milwaukee Brews & Booze” by Martin Hintz
Maritime History of Bay View Presentation
Join representatives of the Wisconsin Maritime Museum, Wisconsin Marine Historical Society, and the Bay View Historical Society for a lecture on regional maritime history. This talk will explore this fascinating history with special focus on the USS Cobia and its time as an auxiliary training vessel in Milwaukee.
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