Keweenaw National Historical Park Advisory Commission Meeting - October 2010
Contact: Tom Baker, Management Assistant, (906) 483-3016
Contact: Scott See, Commission Executive Director, (906) 483-3040
The Keweenaw National Historical Park Advisory Commission will convene for its regular quarterly meeting at 9:00 A.M. on Tuesday, October 19, 2010 at park headquarters located on the corner of Red Jacket Road and Hwy. US-41 in Calumet. Agenda items include updates from the Executive Director, a report from the Preservation-Stewardship Committee, and an update from the Partnerships Committee. The Commission will be hosting a public reception immediately following the meeting to wish Superintendent Jim Corless well in his upcoming retirement. Refreshments will be served. The Keweenaw NHP Advisory Commission, paneled by citizens appointed by the Secretary of the Interior, represents the general public and works collaboratively with the National Park Service to advise and assist with managing the resources of Keweenaw National Historical Park. The Commission's quarterly meetings are open to the public.
For further information or directions, please contact the park at 337-3168.
Did You Know?
Maggie Walz, a Finnish immigrant, worked as a domestic servant while attending night school to learn English. She eventually became a prominent business woman in Calumet. Maggie advocated for women's rights, organized a temperance society and assisted many in the Finnish community. More...