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Maritime Chronicles | In-Person

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Course Description:

College lecturer and lifelong world traveler Larry Tartaglino brings his passion for history and his love of the sea to OLLI for two enlightening and entertaining explorations of legendary maritime characters and locales. Having built two of his own boats from bow to stern, Larry is primed to lead us on this fascinating journey into oceanic history.

Oct. 5 – Destiny and Doom: Captains James Cook and William Bligh

Oct. 12 – Passages of Hope and Fear: Panama Canal and Cape Horn


Tuition: $30.00

Additional Fees: $0.00

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Wednesdays, Oct. 5, 12 *10:00 – noon* (2 sessions)


Course will be presented live at CSUMB Ryan Ranch (8 Upper Ragsdale Road, Monterey) and will NOT be recorded or available for viewing later. To keep everyone safe, seats are limited.


Larry Tartaglino was born and raised on the Central Coast and spent much of his youth in, on and around the waters of Monterey Bay. After a successful business career, Larry turned to education and spent many years as an award-winning college lecturer. He currently gives highly sought-after lectures for the cruise line industry.