Wednesday, November 19, 2014

The Welland Canal Fallen Workers Memorial: Memorial Talk by Reinhard Reitzenstein & Arden Phair TONIGHT!

In partnership with the Grimsby Public Art Gallery, The Grimsby Historical Society brings you The Welland Canal Fallen Workers Memorial!

This exciting talk will be presented by artist 
Reinhard Reitzenstein and curator Arden Phair.

Join us at 7:30pm in the Carnegie Commons Building!

"To recognize those who lost their lives, the Welland Canal Fallen Workers Memorial Task Force was created with a goal to erect a memorial recognizing the 131 workers who died during the construction of the Welland Canal. View an archival story on Manus Dugan, a worker who died building the canal."
-City of St. Catharines

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