Speaker Series: The St. Clair River: A heritage highway

Date: Monday, July 15, 2019 Time: 7:00 - 8:00 pm Location: Lambton Heritage Museum Map

As part of the Canada’s Waterscapes exhibition, Lambton Heritage Museum will be hosting a Speaker Series.

Laurie Mason is the Curator at Moore Museum and she will be speaking alongside local historian Ian Mason. They will explore arriving by schooner to settle the land, chopping cordwood to sell to passing steamships, harvesting winter ice for summer ice cream, dancing on the deck of a passenger ship – throughout time the St. Clair River has been a vital part of the lives of St. Clair Township residents. www.mooremuseum.ca/

Canada’s Waterscapes is produced by the Canadian Museum of Nature in collaboration with the National Sciences and Engineering Research Council.

This is a rare opportunity to see this interactive exhibition here in Lambton County! This travelling exhibit will be at the Lambton Heritage Museum for five months only, so don’t miss your chance to experience it! You’ll be able to dive in and find out what it takes to understand and take care of Canada’s aquatic ecosystems. Visitors will get inspired to take action to protect our ecosystems. Join us to explore your aquatic side in this engaging, family-friendly, interactive exhibition.

 

Where it's happening:

Lambton Heritage Museum, Museum Road, Grand Bend, ON, Canada