Front row: Zosia Mrozek-Folkierska, Ian Sawyer, Corey Ross, Josh Richards, Kiran Chapman, Kim Hoare (Executive Director); Back Row: Elly Lang, Breanna Arntz, Dan Marsh, Sam Strain, Kelan Nee We are pleased to welcome our newest apprentice class. The ten apprentices are a diverse group coming from all over the country and internationally. This year’s crew […]
For three days last week, The Carpenter’s Boat Shop was pleased to welcome a group of ten freshmen and their two upperclassmen leaders from Bowdoin College in Brunswick as a part of their pre-orientation program. After spending their first night on the Bowdoin campus sleeping in the Farley Fieldhouse, 511 first-year students divided into 60 […]
On Friday, June 9, we celebrated the graduation of the Apprentice Class of 2016-17. It was a fabulous day that included a boat launching, sending boats home with 2 very satisfied customers and a final exam (not too mention some incredible food)! Congratulations Lily, Philippa, Ed, Doug, Cath, Tom, Kale, Cory, and Paul! Fair […]
While the calendar told us that spring started a few weeks ago, we finally have evidence that it is truly here! The crocuses are blooming by the Boat Shop office, the piles of snow are getting smaller, and there is mud everywhere! Just like with the flowers and trees, spring is truly a time of […]
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 […]
UPDATE! All of our 3-day Visitor visiting slots are now full. We are still accepting names for our wait list should someone cancel so please do still be in touch. Thank you! Are you or someone that you know interested in applying for our 2017-18 Apprenticeship program? Now is the time to apply! An important […]
Between March 5-13, the staff and apprentices will be taking a week-long holiday for a bit of rest, relaxation and renewal. If you are wishing to be in touch, we look forward to contacting you upon our return. In the meantime, peace!