The International Yachts Restoration School (IYRS) in Newport, Rhode Island, is currently underway with their Fall Lecture series. This month, on the 16th, Steve White, a boatbuilder at the Brooklin Boat Yard in Maine, will give the lecture "Bequia, The Construction of a 90-foot Cruising Ketch." On the 30th of this month, John England will give the lecture "The Restoration of Bolero." England was the project manager for the restoration of the famous yawl. Both of these vessels will be seen in the pages of Yachting in the upcoming months, if you'd like to get some behind-the-scenes information on these two stunning vessels, visit www.iyrs.org and find out more.