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Ella's Summer Camp Experience as a first-time camper

Sharing Summer Camp Experiences and a Special Discount

We asked former camper and current deckhand Ella Momeny – who we featured in our 32nd anniversary campaign – to share about her Summer Camp experience. In this video, she talks about the nervousness she felt going into her first week away at Summer Camp, and how that quickly dissipated when she met her new friends and crew mates.

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Captain Bruce Heyman and one of our tall ships featured as the cover story in the May 2024 issue of San Pedro Today

LAMI Featured in San Pedro Today and Local Anchor

If you don’t live in San Pedro and you aren’t on social media, you may not have seen who’s featured on the cover of San Pedro Today’s May 2024 issue… yes, that’s Captain Bruce Heyman and one of our brigantines. We are thrilled and grateful to be the cover story for the local magazine’s latest issue!

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Celebrating Community at Art and Photos for the Cause Opening Reception benefitting LAMI

Celebrating Community and Connections at Art and Photos for a Cause

When a generous group of local artists and photographers asked if they could host a month-long art show benefitting our educational programs, little did we know it would turn into such a beautiful celebration of community and connection in San Pedro and on the LA Waterfront! More than a dozen community members donated items for Art and Photos for a Cause.

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Captain's Log - Spring 2024 LAMI Update - Join us in celebrating 32 years and inpsiring more scientists, mariners and community leaders!

Captain’s Log – Spring 2024 Update

When Captain Jim Gladson and his circle of advocates founded our organization on March 27, 1992, they hoped to inspire the young participants to pursue a maritime or STEM-based career. Now, 32 years later, we can say that we have done that many times over, and we are proud to share the latest example. Meet Ella Momeny.

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Join us in celebrating LAMI's 32nd anniversary!

Celebrating LAMI’s 32nd Anniversary!

Today’s the day… LAMI was officially founded 32 years ago TODAY – March 27, 1992! Join us in celebrating on social media by sharing a favorite memory or how we’ve had an impact on you in the comments of our anniversary post on social media or on our Great Nonprofits profile.

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Jacob returns to serve at the helm of Building G

A Familiar Face in a New Role

You may have noticed a familiar face around LAMI… Jacob Strong has returned to the team, this time at the helm of Building G as our Maintenance Manager! In his new role, he oversees boat repairs and our maintenance crew, which puts his background as a deckhand and Captain with us to good use.

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Art and Photos for a Cause - Raise money for LAMI

Art and Photos for a Cause

We are incredibly grateful to a generous group of local artists and photographers who are hosting a month-long art show benefitting our educational programs – Art and Photos for a Cause! The Opening and Closing Receptions will take place on the First Thursdays in April and May, and you can also visit the exhibit on Saturday afternoons in between. It’s all happening at fINdings Art Center.

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LAMI Returns to the City of STEM and LA Maker Faire

LAMI Returns to the City of STEM and LA Maker Faire

It’s that time again… City of STEM and the LA Maker Faire’s amazing all-day event that kicks off a month-long STEM celebration on Saturday, April 6, 9:00 am – 6:00 pm, at Los Angeles State Historic Park. Join us at our booth for hands-on science experiments as we analyze local beach sand samples and albatross boluses, which show the impacts of microplastics on the environment.

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