ISLE ROYALE 2007 CALENDAR
Isle Royale Families and
Friends Association Winter Meeting
Join us for a weekend of Isle Royale fellowship and
Location: The Duluth Holiday
Inn and Suites 1.800.477.7089 (room rates $89.00 by mentioning IRFFA,
only guaranteed until one month prior).
Friday, January 26
Informal dinner at Ellie Connolly's home
Ellie's home is located 1711 Stuart Ct. Duluth, which is just off of Woodland
Ave, near the Mt. Royale shopping center. We plan to gather around 6pm, with a
causal pizza dinner around 7pm. Soft drinks, beer and wine will be available. A
small contribution to cover expenses will be requested. For those coming from
out of town, transportation to and from either the airport or downtown is
Saturday, January 27th:
Duluth Holiday Inn and Suites
Morning Members Session 10:00am-1200am
Afternoon Public Session 1:00pm-4:30pm:
Following up on last years Preservation 101 seminar by the National Trust for
Historic Preservation, a discussion on the Cultural Preservation in a
wilderness park. Royce Yeater, Midwest Director of the National Trust will
facilitate a preservation planning session between IRFFA and NPS. The focus of
our discussion will be on concrete preservation projects on Isle Royale.
Social Hour: 6pm-7pm Dinner:7pm-800pm
Video Honoring Thomas Eckel and Wes Farmer
FEATURED SPEAKER: Dr. Benjamin Wright, President of the Dunwoody College
The cost of the dinner will be $30.00 for adults and $15.00 for students
EVENTS OF OTHER LAKE SUPERIOR
NATURAL HISTORY ASSOCIATION
IIRNHA 2007 Members
Meeting on Isle Royale
Sunday, July 29
**2:00pm - 3:00pm ~ Annual Membership Meeting, Rock Harbor Auditorium
3:30pm - 4:45pm ~ Membership Program to be announced, Rock Harbor
**5:00pm ~ Membership Picnic whitefish & brats on the Rock Harbor
Waterfront. $12 for adults, $6 for children.
**These events for IRNHA members only.
Times & events subject to changes. Please check here or Rock Harbor Visitor
Center Bulletin Board for updated information.
2007 Members' Service Trip on Isle Royale ~
July 20 to July 28, 2007
For only the second time in over 70 years this venerable organization will be
holding its annual Rendezvous on Lake Superior July 15th-July 18th.