Captain's dinner and ship tour

TRAVERSE CITY — The community is invited to the first annual Captain's dinner and ship tour, set for April 12 at NMC's Great Lakes Campus.

The event is organized by and a benefit for the cadet groups of the Great Lakes Maritime Academy: Women on the Water, Society of Naval Architects and Engineers, and the GLMA sailing team. The evening begins with a gourmet pasta dinner prepared and served in Lobdell's Teaching Restaurant, under the supervision of Great Lakes Culinary Institute instructors.

Two dinner seatings are available, at 5:30 and 7 p.m. All guests will be able to tour the Maritime Academy ship, the T/S State of Michigan, as well as the new ship simulators. A silent auction will also take place.

Tickets are $50 each and available online at or through Judy Druskovich in the Maritime Academy admissions: or (231) 995-1209.

Release date: February 17, 2014

For more information:

Judy Druskovich
(231) 995-1209