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‘Canoes & Voyageurs’ Summer Program Series
August 5 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pmFree
Canoes & Voyageurs
August 5, 2023 Two Classes: 11am and 1pm
Water transportation in Michigan in the 1800’s was vital for survival. The voyageur was like the modern truck driver whose role was to transport trade goods to towns requiring them to portage and carry the canoe and supplies. You will learn about their life and make a leather canoe and voyageur sash.
Pre-registration required. Register by calling (734) 243-7136.