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The Shipwreck Museum Maritime Speaker Series

Starts: 2012-06-08 Ends: 2012-06-08

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Great Lakes Shipwreck Historical Society Presents:

The Shipwreck Museum Maritime Speaker Series

 

The Shipwreck Museum Maritime Speaker Series, along with other special events, will continue this summer.  Please watch the GLSHS website for updates & new programs/events to come.  All events with the exception of the Annual Meeting will take place at Whitefish Point/Shipwreck Museum.  Speaker Events charge $4 admission for Shipwreck Society members, $6 for non-members.

 Friday, June 8; 7:00PM

1812: War & Shipwreck on the Upper Great Lakes

Featuring GLSHS President & author, James Spurr

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Thursday, July 5; 7:00PM

The Wreck of the Daniel J. Morrell

Featuring Morrell sole-survivor & author Dennis Hale

 

Saturday, July 21; 8:30PM

Lamplight Tour of Whitefish Point

Featuring guided tours of the Whitefish Point Light Station, tower tours & refreshments

 

Saturday, August 11; 1:00PM

Lighthouse Keeper’s Day at Whitefish Point

Featuring special programs, walking tours & music

 

Saturday, August 18; 7:00PM

The Eastland Disaster

Featuring maritime historian Mike LeButt

 

Saturday, September 22; 10:00AM

Historic Quilting at Whitefish Point

Hosted by Village Fabrics & Crafts (Paradise) owner Vicki Hallaxs

 

Friday, September 28; 7:00PM

The Sinking of the Carl D. Bradley

Featuring TV9&10 News Director of Photojournalism Corey Adkins

 

Saturday, October 13; 9:00AM

5k & 10K Fun Run & Walk (fundraiser for Light Tower restoration)

Visit www.shipwreckmuseum.com for more information!