Author Archives: Kim Hoare

Sign up for Summer 2018 Classes Now!

youth woodworking class

Summer Class season at the Boat Shop is almost upon us! We are offering up 4 excellent one-week classes this summer. Coopering (Barrel-making) – June 25-29 Young People’s Wood Working (Ages 10-14) – July 2-3, 5-6 Women’s Wood Working – July 9-13 Boat Building with Bobby Ives – July 30-Aug 3 Click on the class titles to learn more […]

Community READ – The Boys in the Boat

It is a true pleasure and great opportunity to partner with the Skidompha Library in Damariscotta on their Community READ 2017 that features the Daniel James Brown book, The Boys in the Boat. This historic non-fiction books focuses on the United States Crew Team that wins the gold medal in the 1936 Olympics. Skidompha kicked […]

Pond Hockey!

Coming to Pemaquid every summer with the Basking Ridge youth group* has made me believe what an incredible place the Boat Shop can be in the summertime, but the hidden gem that seemed to elude me every year was this perfect game of hockey to be played outdoors. Bobby Ives had always explained to us […]