Welland Canal Fallen Workers Speaker Series: Tues. May 30: Helmet Diving from the Past

The Welland Canal Fallen Workers Speaker Series continues at 7pm on Tuesday, May 30th with our last topic:

Helmet Diving from the Past by Mike Babiski

Join Mike Babiski as he discusses the underwater Helmet Divers who assisted in the construction of the Welland Canal. This
discussion will focus on the dangers encountered by these brave early divers. Diving equipment used in the early Twentieth Century will be on display.

This series of talks is in conjunction with the development and construction of a Fallen Workers Memorial which will be unveiled in late summer 2017 and will be located adjacent to Lock 3 in St. Catharines.

This talk will take place at 7:00pm in the Community Room of Civic Square, located at 60 East Main Street in Welland. Please register by calling the Library at 905-734-6210 ext. 2521 or through our online calendar. (http://welland NULL.evanced NULL.info/signup/calendar)