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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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WE ARE WHAT WE EAT - For KIDS!
Victorian Biscuits & Butter Jul 21
Rat Portage Ice Cream Social Aug 18
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Cemetery Walking Tours
Presented by
Lake of the Woods Museum
Wednesdays, June, July & August
11:00 am - 12 noon
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LANTERN LIT NIGHT TOURS:
A Look at Kenora's Dark Past
July 25 and August 22 only
8:30 - 10:00 pm
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In Our Temporary Exhibit Gallery

THE HOMEFRONT:
Kenora and The Great War
An exhibit that describes how WWI impacted people locally
June 29 - September 1
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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.