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Stories

Boats

Adventures…and Fun Unlimited on the Grace Anne II
Vol. 14 No. 4
by John Royle

In 1946, writer John Royle embarked on a memorable week aboard the Grace Anne II. In this account, he relates what he describes as a novel, unique, intriguing experience.

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Building Stone Boats
Vol. 91 No. 3
by Lori Nelson

In 1897, an enterprising young man left his hometown in Barrie, Ontario and journeyed west. When he reached Rat Portage, he stepped off the train, set down his bags, looked around, and decided that it was here that he would set up his business.

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RENEW YOUR MEMBERSHIP or BECOME A MEMBER ONLINE!
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OZHITAAN: Building a Birch Bark Canoe
July 31 Drop in For more info ...

PADDLE PAINTING
August 6 2-4pm For more info ...

ART CALL
Kenora in 150 Photographs
We want your Photos
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In Our Temporary Exhibit Gallery

Let's Celebrate
CANADA
150 years!
Contribute to the Celebration Wall
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ON NOW!!
OAR and PADDLE
History of Canoeing & Rowing
on Lake of the Woods
July 1 - September 2
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The Museum's newsletter goes out four times a year, and is full of updates on upcoming exhibits and events, museum news, giftshop updates, membership and donor info, as well as a feature article on the history of the Lake of the Woods.