Events & Appearances

WASHINGTON, D.C. | Thursday, November 19, 2015 | 7:00 PM
National Museum of American History
History Film Forum
“In the Heart of the Sea” Screening
Warner Bros. Theater
14th Street and Constitution Avenue, NW
Washington, D.C.
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BREWSTER, MA | Wednesday, December 2, 2015 | 6:00PM
An Evening with Nathaniel Philbrick
Cape Cod Museum of Natural History
869 Main Street (Route 6A)
Brewster, MA
Discussion of the upcoming major motion picture based on Philbrick’s New York Times bestselling book In the Heart of the Sea: The Tragedy of the Whaleship Essex. The presentation is $50 per person and includes wine & hors d’oeuvres at 6pm, museum exhibits, Nathaniel Philbrick at 7pm, followed by a Q&A and book signing. Reservations are required. For tickets, visit: For more information, call: 508-896-3867, ext. 133 or visit:

NANTUCKET, MA | Saturday, December 5, 2015 | 12:00PM
Book Signing: In the Heart of the Sea
Nantucket Christmas Stroll
Mitchell’s Book Corner
54 Main Street
Nantucket, MA
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RESTON, VA | Saturday, October 24, 2015 | 7:00 PM
Washington West Film Festival Awards Ceremony
Laura Hillenbrand Outstanding Literary Award
Bow Tie Cinemas
Reston Town Center
11940 Market Street
Reston, VA

BOSTON, MA | Thursday, October 22, 2015 | 5:30 PM
New England Historical and Genealogical Society
170th Anniversary Celebration and Capital Campaign Victory Gala
Four Seasons Hotel
200 Boylston Street
Boston, MA
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NEW YORK, NY | Wednesday, October 14, 2015 | 6:30 PM
Mystic Seaport’s 10th Annual America and the Sea Award Gala
One East 60th Street
New York, NY
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WINSTON-SALEM, NC | Sunday, October 11, 2015 | 4:00 PM
Forsyth Library On the Same Page Program
Discussion of In the Heart of the Sea, the 2015 On the Same Page selection
Arts Council Theatre
610 Coliseum Drive
Winston-Salem, NC
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FRAMINGHAM, MA | Tuesday, October 6, 2015 | 4:30 PM
Framingham State University Arts & Ideas Program
Discussion of In the Heart of the Sea, the 2015 Common Reading selection
Dwight Performing Arts Center
100 State Street
Framingham, MA
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GREENWICH, CT | Thursday, September 17, 2015 | 6:00 – 8:00 PM
Greenwich Historical Society’s 84th Annual Meeting and
William C. Crooks Distinguished Lecture
“From Plymouth Rock to the Battle of Bunker Hill”
Indian Harbor Yacht Club
710 Steamboat Road
Greenwich, CT
Tickets are $60 for members; $80 for nonmembers. Reservations are required. Call 203-869-6899, Ext. 10 by September 9, 2015. For more info, click HERE.