After three years of virtual programming, the Alliance will host its first ACONS LIVE event on Thursday, September 21 on Nantucket Sound at The Beach Club on Long Beach Road in Centerville. Sessions will be held throughout the day, with local experts discussing Nantucket Sound’s economic impact to the Cape & Islands, its environmental significance, tribal history, and historic value.
Cocktail and Networking Hour begins at 5pm. Beverages and light fare offered. Register for free at www.saveoursound.org/aconslive.
Guest Speakers include:
Keynote Speaker: Former State Senator Rob O'Leary
Karen Moore Dourdeville, Sea Turtle Stranding Coordinator, Mass Audubon Wellfleet Bay Wildlife Sanctuary
Seth Engelbourg, Naturalist Educator, Linda Loring Nature Foundation
Greg Ketchen, U.S. Coast Guard Captain, Coast Guard Heritage Museum
Zak Mertz, Executive Director, Birdsey Cape Wildlife Center
Wendy Northcross, Executive Director, JFK Hyannis Museum
Elizabeth York, Executive Director, Cape Cod Maritime Museum
Music and sea stories performed by Mark Alan Lovewell & Molly Conole
Info on the Alliance ACONS series at www.saveoursound.org/acons.