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Summer Sails Gala

Saturday July 27, 2019

Cocktail Reception at 6 pm  |  Seated Dinner at 7 pm
Attendees joined us at the Whaling Museum for a celebration and exhibition viewing of our extraordinary collections of Golden Age Dutch and Flemish maritime paintings and prints.

An evening reception featured fine libations, gourmet hors d’oeuvres, and live entertainment followed by a special seated dinner in the Bourne Building.

Fine dining by Russell Morin Fine Catering & Events
cocktail attire
valet parking


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Thank You to Our Sponsors

Title Sponsors

BayCoast Bank logo

Bristol County Savings Bank logo



Gurdon B. Wattles
Kathy Wattles

Honorary Gala Committee

Maureen Sylvia Armstrong
Laurie & David Barrett
Mr. & Mrs. John W. Braitmayer
Nicholas M. Christ
Cynthia & Douglas Crocker II
Carol M. Taylor & John H. Deknatel
Arline & Roy Enoksen
Vanessa & John Gralton
Caroline & Lawrence Huntington
Patricia A. Jayson
Mona & Robert Ketcham
Sharon I. Lewis
Faith & Dick Morningstar
Michele L. Roberts & Patrick J. Murray, Jr.
Quentin Ricciardi
Cathy & Henry Roberts
Tricia & Chris Schade
Norman J. & Maryellen Sullivan Shachoy
Dr. Gilbert & Timmy Shapiro
Sloan & Wick Simmons
Ann Webster

Patron Sponsors

Nancy Shanik & Thomas Barry
Jeannine & Tom Clarke
George & Susan Domolky
Tally & John N. Garfield, Jr.
Betsy & Rusty Kellogg
Scott W. Lang
Ann & Lloyd Macdonald
Pamela R. Donnelly & Timothy Mahoney
Lisa Carcieri & Marianne Monte
Alice Rice Perkins & Mark Perkins
Don & Genie Rice
Fredi & Howard H. Stevenson
Susan & Harvey Wolkoff

Individual Sponsors

Lisa Schmid Alvord & Joel B. Alvord
Peter L. Macdonald & Dora Beatty
Mary Jean & Bill Blasdale
Richard & Jayne Burkhardt
Betty Ann & Jack Cannell
Patrice & Jerimiah Coholan
Deborah & William Elfers
Howe Allen & Timothy Evans
Janet & James Fitzgibbons
Barbara Moss & Timothy Haydock
Bess Dawson Hughes & James S. Hughes
Patricia & John M. Kalisz
Viki Fowler & John D. Kelleher
Ian & Maryann Krane
Mayo & Dan Morgan
Barbara H. Mulville
John & Emily Pinheiro
Clif & Mickie Rice
Anthony R. Sapienza
Tina & Paul Schmid
Sigrid & Ladd Thorne
John & Mallory Waterman
Ann & Hans Ziegler

Corporate Sponsors

Acorn logo


Bay State Wind logo


AB Bernstein logo


Eastern Fisheries, Inc. logo

ERA Castelo Group logo



Russell Morin Logo


Sylvia Group logo


Beatriz and Company logo


Reynolds DeWalt logo


In-Kind Sponsors & Donors

Paulina & Henry Arruda
Barry’s Fine Wine & Spirits
Beatriz & Company
Café Arpeggio
Carlson Audio & Visual
Coco Shop
Delta Airlines
Eastern Fisheries
Eden’s Flower & Garden Shop
Vanessa & John Gralton
Patricia A. Jayson
Emily & John Pinheiro
Joseph Abboud Manufacturing
Faith & Dick Morningstar
Lightworks Production
Mona & Robert Ketcham
New England Revolution
Peak Tents & Events
Perfection Valet Parking
Cathy & Henry Roberts
Reynolds DeWalt
Russell Morin Catering & Events
Sagres Vacations
SATA/Azores Airlines
Seastreak LLC
TAP Air Portugal
The Eliot Hotel
Veronica Geary

*Sponsor list as of July 25, 2019


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