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Skipper Charlie Enright of Bristol, Rhode Island helms Team Alvimedica 10 miles from Newport at the end of a transatlantic training run from Lisbon, Portugal, to Newport, USA. © Amory Ross / TEAM ALVIMEDICA

Charlie Enright at Herreshoff

Charlie Enright at Herreshoff

The Herreshoff Marine Museum will be hosting a lecture by Bristol native Charlie Enright at 7 pm on Tuesday, June 17. Come listen to the skipper with the youngest crew in the race talk about taking on Ocean Racing’s toughest challenge! WHERE: Herreshoff Marine Museum, One Burnside St., Bristol WHEN: 7 p.m.; Tuesday, June 17


Nina, Pinta arrive on Bristol’s shores

Christopher Columbus — along with his crew — spent eight years aboard a 65-by-18-foot ship, crammed in among the food supplies and livestock the crew took with them, traversing back and forth across the open Atlantic Ocean. That ship still voyages throughout the country — well, sort of — and is visiting Bristol this weekend