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Vancouver Club Night - Sisters of the Ice
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Please join us for the never before told true story of the incredible intertwined histories of St Roch and North Star of Herschel Island. This much anticipated lecture weaves the lives together of famous explorers, whalers, fur traders, RCMP & Inuit trappers with a sprinkling of murder, groundings, storms, ice, and even a search for mermaids.

2019-09-11
When: Wednesday, September 11, 2019
7:00 PM
Where: Scottish Cultural Centre
8886 Hudson St
Vancouver, British Columbia  V6P 4N2
Canada
Contact: Heather Marshall

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R. Bruce Macdonald is a local sailor and writer who has logged over 100,000 nautical miles primarily in command of traditionally rigged vessels. His writing has appeared in publications such as Cruising World, SAIL magazine, Canadian Yachting, Pacific Yachting, Ocean Navigator, Voile et Voiliers, and he is the former contributing editor to Sailing Canada. His last book, North Star of Herschel Island: Canada's Arctic tall ship, was reviewed by Farley Mowat as, "one helluva great book about one helluva great ship" and by former Prime Minister of Canada, Jean Chretien, as, "an important book that every Canadian should read."

 

The bar will be open as usual. 

Please mark your calendar to attend our first club night of the fall season!

 

Members $5, Non-Members $10, cash only at the door. 

Doors open at 7pm, meeting at 7:30pm, presentation immediately to follow.

 

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