Learn to fix your outboard motor Nov. 2

Guests are invited to bring their outboard motor (and the parts to fix it) to the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum on Saturday, Nov. 2, for a lesson on engine repair from CBMM’s Marine Mechanic Josh Richardson. 

ST. MICHAELS — Have the parts to fix your outboard motor but not sure how to get started? If so, the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum invites you to bring to it to the Mill Street Workshop Saturday, Nov 2, in St. Michaels.

From 9 a.m. to noon, guests are encouraged to join CBMM Marine Mechanic Joshua Richardson in a hands-on workshop to learn how to fix their own outboard motor. The cost for the program is $40, with a 20% discount for CBMM members. Space is limited, and registration is required to cbmm.org/bringyourmotor.

CBMM’s Apprentice for a Day Shipyard Programs take place year-round, offering demonstrations, workshops, intensives with visiting master craftsmen, on-the-water experiences and customized programming.

Programs take place on weekends and select weekdays, and include a variety of programs for every interest and age. To find one that’s right for you, visit cbmm.org/shipyardprograms.

Follow me on Twitter @connie_stardem.

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR CAPS LOCK.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.