Lobsterman to Speak at New Bedford “Day in the Life” Cultural Series


New Bedford’s Fishing Heritage Center’s “A Day in the Life” speaker series continues on Wednesday, November 30, at 7:00 p.m. with lobsterman Dave Casoni. Programs are presented free of charge for members and volunteers, there is a $5 fee for the general public. The Center is wheelchair accessible and located at 38 Bethel Street in New Bedford’s historic downtown. Free off-street parking is available.

Dave Casoni has been a commercial lobsterman, working out of Sandwich, Massachusetts, for over forty years. He serves as the Secretary-Treasurer of the Massachusetts Lobsterman’s Association and serves on a wide variety of “fishing” related boards. Casoni will talk about the fishery, the gear and daily life at sea in the life of a lobsterman.

For more information contact the Fishing Heritage Center at info@fishingheritagecenter.org or call (508) 993-8894.