Join the U.S. Lighthouse Society for a virtual tour (via Zoom) of one of America’s most scenic light stations, the 151-year-old Point Arena Light Station #496 in Mendocino County, California. The tour will be led by Mark Hancock, the executive director of Point Arena Lighthouse Keepers, Inc.
Learn about the past and present of the tallest lighthouse on the West Coast, a jewel in the crown of the northern California coast. Also featured will be a new VR tour of the light station created by Michael Chandler of Third Eye Visuals.
Date: Saturday, Nov 13, 2021 Time: 04:00 PM Eastern Time, 03:00 Central Time, 02:00 Mountain Time, 01:00 Pacific Time
Here is a video of the event:
Jeremy D’Entremont is the author of more than 20 books and hundreds of articles on lighthouses and maritime history. He is the president and historian for the American Lighthouse Foundation and founder of Friends of Portsmouth Harbor Lighthouses, and he has lectured and narrated cruises throughout the Northeast and in other regions. He is also the producer and host of the U.S. Lighthouse Society podcast, “Light Hearted.” He can be emailed at Jeremy@uslhs.org