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National Museum of the Great Lakes

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April 2019

Spring Lecture Series: “The Making of a Museum Tug: The History of Great Lakes Towing”

April 10 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
National Museum of the Great Lakes, 1701 Front Street
Toledo, OH 43605 United States
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Making of a Museum Tug: The History of the Great Lakes Towing Company by Paul LaMarre, III, Chair of the Vessel Committee at National Museum of the Great Lakes. Paul LaMarre will introduce you to the vast history of the Great Lakes Towing Company, and their work all across the Great Lakes since incorporating in 1899.  It was the kind donation of Great Lakes Towing and their parent group, The Great Lakes Group, which has brought the Tug Ohio to the museum. Lectures…

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May 2019

Spring Lecture Series: “Shipwrecks of Lake Ontario: My Journey of Discovery”

May 1 @ 4:30 pm - 8:30 pm
National Museum of the Great Lakes, 1701 Front Street
Toledo, OH 43605 United States
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Shipwrecks of Lake Ontario: A Journey of Discovery by Jim Kennard, Author and Shipwreck Finder. Join Jim Kennard as we celebrate the launch of his book Shipwrecks of Lake Ontario: A Journey of Discovery.  Jim will take you through a few thrilling tales from his new book, published by National Museum of the Greate Lakes.  His more than 30 year career of researching and discovering shipwrecks has led to many exciting finds. Lectures are included in the cost of museum admission. MEMBERS ARE…

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Spring Lecture Series: “Using Drones to Answer Questions in Environmental Science”

May 23 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
National Museum of the Great Lakes, 1701 Front Street
Toledo, OH 43605 United States
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Using Drones to Answer Questions in Environmental Science by Dr. Richard Becker, University of Toledo Join us on this special THURSDAY edition of the Annual Lecture Series as we partner with the University of Toledo and the Lake Erie Center.  Dr. Becker will discuss his use of drones to monitor the health of Lake Erie. This lecture is free to all. Registration Required. Sign up online or call 419.214.5000 ext. 200.

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