LAKE SUPERIOR MARINE MUSEUM ASSOCIATION
ANNOUNCES THERE 2012 ENTERTAINMENT SERIES
For Immediate Release
January 26, 2012
Lake Superior Marine Museum Association Presents
Free February Evening Entertainment Series Programs
Superior Marine Museum Association (LSMMA), in conjunction with Lake
Superior Maritime Visitor Center, has coordinated three free Evening
Entertainment Series programs at Canal Park Lodge in Duluth, MN from 7
pm to 9 pm on February 9, 16 and 23. Guest speakers and dates are:
Thursday, February 9 – Modern Viking Voyages of the Leif Erikson & Roald Amundsen Ships
River, MN resident, Randy Ellestad, will share details about Duluth’s
Viking ship, its colorful history and remarkable voyage as it battles
with the elements, city hall, and its future.
Thursday, February 16 – The Great Lakes Steamship Society
from Steve Haverty, a founding member of the Great Lakes Steamship
Society, how the organization strives to preserve maritime heritage of
the Great Lakes and focuses on its current project the JBFord.
Thursday, February 23 – Wildfire In A Wild Land
Reichenbach of the US Forest Service will share photographs and
information about the Pagami Creek Wildfire that burned more than 145
square miles of the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness. Learn how
the historic event was a natural occurrence and more about the role of
fire in the boreal landscape.
is a nonprofit organization established in 1973 to preserve the region’s
maritime history. It also helps support the Marine Museum at the Army
Corps of Engineers’ Lake Superior Maritime Visitors Center. The
association sponsors maritime-related educational and promotional
programs and assists in the maintenance and purchase of museum
displays. For more information, call LSMMA at 218 727-2497 or visit www.lsmma.com.
Ellen Kramer, Executive Director
PO Box 177, Duluth, MN 55801
218 727-2497 - email@example.com