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The Great Outdoors: The History of Recreation in Marquette County Special Exhibit Opening Reception

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Presented by Marquette Regional History Center at Marquette Regional History Center, Marquette MI

Aug 05 2020
The Great Outdoors: The History of Recreation in Marquette County Special Exhibit Opening Reception

Professor of Health and Human Performance Dr. Jacqueline Medina will speak about health benefits of outdoor recreation and the importance of outdoor recreation as a historical topic. Visitors will have a chance to view or special exhibit.

The Great Outdoors: The History of Recreation in Marquette County

Special Exhibit Opening Reception

Wednesday August 5, 2020, 5-7 pm

Talks begin at 5:30 pm

Professor of Health and Human Performance Dr. Jacqueline Medina will speak about health benefits of outdoor recreation and the importance of outdoor recreation as a historical topic. Learn about the interviews Jacquie has recently conducted with eleven recreation pioneers. A short slideshow will be also presented on the history of climbing in the central UP by Phil Watts, grandfather of Marquette rock climbing.

Visitors will meet outside

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Marquette Regional History Center

145 W. Spring St., Marquette, MI 49855

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Ample parking around building and public parking, within walking distance of facility.

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