MARQUETTE – The Northern Center for Lifelong Learning will offer an evening/sunset tour around Grand Island in Munising from 5:30-10:30 p.m. Monday, June 12.

            Participants should meet at either the Berry Events Center east lot or Jack’s IGA in Harvey, whichever is closer. Those driving directly to Shipwreck Tours should anticipate a 6:30 p.m. departure time from the dock. In the event of rain, the tour will be held on Tuesday, June 13.

            The tour will take place on a glass bottomed boat named Miss Munising and include the original settlement of Grand Island and numerous shipwreck sites. Presenter Peter Lindquist and the Miss Munising crew will also discuss the history of the area.

            Participants are encouraged to dress appropriately, including a jacket or sweater. Water, soda or other beverages may be brought.

            The cost is $30 for NCLL members and $35 for nonmembers. There is a class size minimum of 30 and maximum of 94. The registration deadline is Friday, June 9. To register, contact the NCLL office at 227-2979. For more information, contact the class liaison at 226-6210.

Prepared By
Becky Kratz