MCACA Review of 2015 Events

Posted on February 11th, 2016
Events 2015

Sean Ley, Shipwreck Society Development Officer, and Bruce Lynn, Executive Director

The Shipwreck Museum Maritime Speaker Series, along with other special events, will continue this summer!  A preliminary calendar of events is listed here; please follow this GLSHS web site for updates and more programs / events to be added.… Read More...

Special Benefit Concert

Posted on November 5th, 2015
Monday: November 9, 2015. Special Benefit concert to commemorate the 40th Anniversary of the loss of the Steamer Edmund Fitzgerald at LSSU 7:30pm

The Shipwreck Society is announcing that the noted “Whispers of the North” – Gordon Lightfoot Tribute Band will present a concert on November 9, 2015, at 7:30pm in Sault Sainte Marie to benefit ongoing historic restoration efforts at Whitefish Point.… Read More...

Fitzgerald’s Final Storm

Posted on November 2nd, 2015

This rare limited signed print of the Fitzgerald’s Final Storm by artist Mr. Arthur Anderson is included with the Patron Seating Ticket at the benefit concert featuring The Gordon Lightfoot Tribute band at LSSU on November 9th, 2015.… Read More...

New 2016 Funding Announced

Posted on October 15th, 2015

New 2016 Funding Announced from Michigan Council for Arts and Cultural Affairs.

The Shipwreck Society is very pleased to announce receipt of two grant funding awards from the Michigan Council for Arts and Cultural Affairs for its fiscal year 2016.… Read More...

Goodbye To Our Good Friend

Posted on September 2nd, 2015

As many of you might know, Dennis Hale passed away on September 2 at his home in Rock Creek, Ohio. Dennis was not only the sole survivor of the 1966 shipwreck of the Daniel J.… Read More...

Planned Giving for the Shipwreck Society

Posted on April 16th, 2015

Preparing now for the future, through thoughtful disbursements designed to benefit not only your heirs, but your favorite non-profits and charities as well, requires careful planning. The effort is worthwhile, as the benefits to all can be enormous.… Read More...

Funding Announced

Posted on November 20th, 2014
Funding Announced from Michigan Council for Arts and Cultural Affairs

The Shipwreck Society is very pleased to announce receipt of two grant funding awards from the Michigan Council for Arts and Cultural Affairs for its fiscal year 2015.… Read More...

2014 GLSHS Annual Meeting and Dinner

Posted on October 22nd, 2014

Dear Member,

The Great Lakes Shipwreck Historical Society is pleased to announce that its 2014 Annual Meeting and dinner will take place on Friday, April 4, at the Walker Cisler Center on the grounds of Lake Superior State University.… Read More...

Raised over $20,000 in 2014

Posted on October 20th, 2014

The Shipwreck Society is please to announce that the Annual Appeal raised $20,689 in private funding at the end of 2014. This figure is the highest the Shipwreck Society has ever seen from this effort!… Read More...

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