Celebration of the Centennials of Superior National Forest & QueticoProvincial ParkChik-Wauk, Moose Pond RoadMonday, July 13, 2009 In partnership with the Gunflint Trail Association, Gunflint Historical Society, nd the Heart of the Continent Partnership. Interpretive Presentations, Book Signing, Slide Show, Children's Activities, Canoe Rides and a Lunch to benefit the Gunflint Trail Historical Society Parking & shuttle by Voyageur Canoe at Saganaga Public Launch- follow the signs or more information, call 218-388-2221
11:00 Gather: begin outside activities USDA Forest Service Naturalists -Voyageur Interpretive Program - outside 12:00 Noon - expect expedition to arrive
12:00-1:00 Shore lunch* provided by Gunflint Trail Historical Society(fundraiser, $10 donation) — live background music provided by Gerald Thilmany
Program inside lodge
1:00 -1:05 Recognition and thank you to Gunflint Trail Historical
1:05 - 1:10 Introduction Canoe the Heart leader - overview about the Canoe
1:10 - 1:25 Presentation by Robin Reilly about Quetico History
1:25 - 1:40 Presentation by Lee Johnson about SNF History
1:40 - 2:00 Special recognition - Quetico Ranger Janice by Susan Prom
Activities for kids and adults.
*In conjunction with Canoe the Heart, the Gunflint Trail Historical Society is providing a shore lunch, fundraiser for Chik-Wauk Museum and Nature Center (opening July 4, 2010). Suggested donation for lunch is $10. Enjoy Canoe theHeart festivities, and shore lunch at Chik-Wauk. (Canoe the Heart events 11 AM to 2 PM, July 13).