Join the Gimli Yacht Club and the Kiwanis Club of Gimli & District to raise awareness about Lake Winnipeg – and raise funds to protect it!
When: Saturday, June 30, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Where: Outside the Gimli Yacht Club (Gimli Harbour); in case of rain the event will move indoors
What: This family-friendly event will include something for everyone!
Educational presentations, sailboat rides, kayak rides and motor boat rides, a raffle, children’s eco-demonstrations, a pickerel lunch, and special guests, including Alex Martin, an 18-year-old paddler attempting a solo kayak trip around Lake Winnipeg this summer
All net proceeds will be donated to the Lake Winnipeg Foundation, an environmental charity that advocates for change and co-ordinates action to address the root causes of harmful algae blooms.
For more information about this fundraiser, click here to see the poster.