New Speaker Series Features Local Historians

Beaubears Island is pleased to announce our first event of 2016, a Speaker Series in which local historians will offer insight on a range of topics. The talks will be hosted by Nelson Rural School Library and take place Monday & Thursday evenings at 7pm in the month of February

12642543_1193031720724530_4706531101353076529_nSpeakers & Topics:
Feb. 8 – Marjorie Sinclair: The Story of Nelson in Photographs
Feb. 11 – Tony VanBuskirk: The Budworm & The Forest Industry
Feb. 15 – Manford Wasson: 250 Years of William Davidson
Feb. 18 – Cyril Donahue: Miramichi Shipbuilder: John Harley
Feb. 22 – Barry MacKenzie: Royal Tours to the Miramichi
Feb. 25 – Neil Wallace: The History of Ship Construction
Feb. 29 – Tim Humes: Ancient Portage Trails of New Brunswick

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