2007 Freighter Raffle Winner to Speak on Experience

On Tuesday, May 6 from 6 – 7:30 pm, Jack Dahler, the winner of last year’s Freighter Raffle Adventure, will speak on his amazing experience aboard the Edward L. Ryerson. Jack will share his experience, as well as many photographs taken during his magnificent journey. The presentation is free and open to the public and will take place in the Museum’s Reddin Bridge Room located at 120 N. Madison Ave., Sturgeon Bay. Seating is based on a first come, first served basis.

Also, it’s not too late for folks to win their own experience aboard a Great Lakes freighter. The Door County Maritime Museum is privileged to have received a special raffle prize from the wonderful folks at Great Lakes Fleet/Key Lakes Inc. – an adventure on a Great Lakes freighter – Edwin H. Gott (1,004′), Edgar B. Spear (1,004′), or Roger Blough (858′).

Tickets are $25 each or 5 for $100; proceeds benefit the museum’s annual fund. Tickets may be purchased at any Baylake Bank branch, The Neighborhood Pub in Sturgeon Bay or the museum’s headquarters in Sturgeon Bay or by phoning 920.743.5958. The drawing will take place on Friday, May 23, 2008 at the museum’s headquarters (120 N. Madison Ave., Sturgeon Bay) at 6:30 pm. Winner need not be present to win.

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