Moby Dick Marathon, photo/New Bedford Whaling Museum.

Moby Dick Marathon, photo/New Bedford Whaling Museum.

New Bedford Guide: The 18th annual Moby-Dick Marathon, January 4-5 [2014], celebrates education during a weekend of activities surrounding the non-stop reading of Herman Melville’s literary masterpiece at the New Bedford Whaling Museum. Pia Durkin, Superintendent of New Bedford Public Schools will lead the marathon on Saturday at noon.

Sponsored in part by Rockland Trust and Empire Loan Charitable Foundation, admission is free to marathon programs. Freewill donations supporting museum programs are gratefully accepted.

Read more about the 2014 Moby Dick Marathon.


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