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Henry Homecoming Fundraising Dinner
February 2, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Join us on February 2nd, for the second annual fundraising dinner, this year we are Welcoming Home Alexander Henry. The newest tourist attraction to the City of Thunder Bay to celebrate our heritage. The dinner will start at 6pm with a symposium, Dinner, Speakers, Auction Items, and Fundraising opportunities.
Our Fundraising Dinner Speaker is Capt. Patrick R. M. Toomey
THUNDER BAY WELCOMES a world adventurer who has plied every nautical quarter of the world’s oceans! As a retired ice pilot, ice navigation specialist, author and retired Coast Guard Canada officer, Captain Toomey is handing over-the-watch.
A tour-guide for 22 years at the Marine Museum of the Great Lakes in Kingston, Toomey will share his Alexander Henry experiences, which at one time served as a former Canadian Coast Guard icebreaker, buoy tender, and lighthouse supply ship.
His worldwide experiences as an ice pilot in both Arctic and Antarctic for many years will entertain both the assembled seafarers and non-mariners at the 2nd Annual Lakehead Transportation Museum Society fundraising dinner.
Come hear him give a final salute from the Marine Museum of the Great Lakes in Kingston, to Henry.
Friday Feb. 2, 2018, 6pm Symposium 7pm Dinner Prince Arthur Hotel, Thunder Bay ON.
Tickets are available at Scand Home, PC Medic, Thunder Country Diving, & the Prince Arthur Hotel. 60$ includes your membership for the 2018 season.