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Annual St. Louis River Quest
Monday, May 13 – Thursday, May 16, 2013
Boatloads of area sixth-grade students, carrying “passports” to document their adventures, will travel through stations in Pioneer Hall at the DECC and on the Vista Star. The annual event, May 13-16, is the 2013 St. Louis River Quest. The program is celebrating its 21st year of offering learning opportunities that raise awareness of the St. Louis River ecosystem and interrelated commercial, industrial and recreational activities. Volunteers are needed to help the Army Corps of Engineers and Lake Superior Maritime Visitors Center staff their station educating students about hypothermia. Volunteers will need to be available for three hours.For more information about River Quest, visit: www.seagrant.umn.edu/riverquest. If you can volunteer, please call Denise Wolvin at 218-720-5260 ext. 35278.
LAKE SUPERIOR DAYS
Thursday, July 18 - Sunday, July 21, 201311:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.Come down to the Lake Superior Maritime Visitor Center and celebrate the great lake-Lake Superior. Various organizations and agencies will be on site with activities, displays and information to share. This is one of many events celebrating Lake Superior Day around the lake. This event is free.
Call (218) 720-5260 ext 1
Become a Member of the LSMMA!
Click on the link below to download the form.2013 Membership Application - WEB13.pdf
TALL SHIPS FESTIVAL
Thursday, July 25 - Monday, July 29, 2013Onboard tours, day sails, and expanded hours for dockside tours. Along with vendors, artsians, music, reenactments, educational programs and entertainment. Ships will dock along the waterfront, Bayfront Festival Park and Harbor Drive.
TWIN PORTS LIGHTHOUsE DAYS
Wednesday, August 7 - Sunday, August 11, 2013 Join the fun participating in a series of special programs and activities celebrating the five lighthouses in the Duluth-Superior Harbor and those on Lake Superior. Free admission. Held at the Lake Superior Maritime Visitor Center.
Call (218) 720-5260 ext. 1