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SKANSIE NETSHED GRAND RE-OPENING

WHAT: Coastal Heritage Alliance and the City of Gig Harbor invite you to attend a special ribbon cutting ceremony

WHEN: Saturday, June 7th at 2:30pm

WHERE: Skansie Netshed at Skansie Brothers Park, 3207 Harborview Drive, Gig Harbor, WA 98335 (Please note: the Maritime Gig Festival will be underway therefore road closures will be in place, more information)

WHO: Media

WHY: Now that structural work to restore the netshed is complete, Coastal Heritage Alliance has reinstalled hundreds of Skansie Brothers’ historic fishing artifacts and objects that had been in storage since 2012. At long last, the shed will be officially open to the public.

Artifacts, objects, and photo exhibitions featuring the local maritime culture will be on display. A fifteen-minute formal presentation will begin at 2:30pm.

CONTACT: Karen Scott, City of Gig Harbor Marketing Director, scottk@cityofgigharbor.net (253) 853-3554