Maritime musician Geoff Kaufman (above) returns to the Connecticut River Museum's Thursdays at the Dock summer series on Thursday, Aug. 16, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.
Skilled in a variety of string instruments, Kaufman is known for his traditional maritime music, including sea chanties and ballads. His career spans 28 years, including 15 years as a member of the quartet Forebitter, based at Mystic Seaport.
Admission is $5 per person; museum members are admitted free. Cash bar and light snacks will be available.
For more information, visit www.ctrivermuseum.org or call (860) 767-8269. The Connecticut River Museum is at 67 Main Street on the waterfront in Essex.