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Special Presentation with Chris Welsh, chief pilot of Deep Sub LLC

Wednesday, September 30, 2015 at 7:00pm

Deep Sub LLC operates a deep diving (36,000' full ocean depth) submersible and mothership. The objective is to accomplish "Five Dives" – to the deepest places in each of the five ocean basins. Chris Welsh is the owner and chief pilot of Deep Sub LLC and a born and raised Southern Californian. The evening's talk will be about the sub design, dive locations, planned exploration, and scientific goals.

Reservations are required.
Doors open at 6:30 PM.
Refreshments will be provided.
Cost: $5 for Members;
$10 General Public.

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