ST JOSEPH Search Results: “canoeing”
ST JOSEPH PRESENTATIONS
Lake Michigan in a Dugout Canoe
BY MARY CATTERLIN
@ VOL 1
ON MAY 14, 2015
"That not how most people build boats these days but I figured I was new to woodworking, logs float no matter what, and I was committed."
In Lake Michigan in a Dugout Canoe from PechaKucha Night St. Joseph Vol. 1, Mary Catterlin and and Amy Lukas share their story of how, in the summer of 2012, they circumnavigated Lake Michigan in their handmade dugout sailing canoe. After 93 days and 1200 miles, they returned home to the beach of Beverly Shores, Indiana. This adventure has led to the creation of a self-produced documentary and a published illustrated journal.
Family Boatbuilding, Getting Kids on the Water with Their Own Hands
Tom Hurst has been a woodworking and natural resources teacher for a good long while. He has built and guided the creation of many items of furniture, art pieces, toys, buildings and of course boats. He has built sailboats, canoes and sea kayaks with audiences from children to seniors both locally and around the US. Over 100 canoes and kayaks grace our local waters that were built in his shops. Family boatbuilding is still his favorite. It is a project to draw together people and get them on the water. A natural teacher with a love of sharing the outdoors and practical skills, He has a passion for hands-on experiential education.
SITEWIDE Search Results: “canoeing”
Esplanade Arts & Heritage Centre
Mar 14, 2014
Jun 04, 2015
A Quest for Adventure
BY ALASTAIR HUMPHREYS
@ VOL 1
ON NOV 09, 2009
Alastair Humphreys is one incredible person. He has cycled around the world (it took him 4 years), raced a yacht across the Atlantic Ocean, canoed 500 miles down the Yukon River, and walked the length of the holy Kaveri river in India. He also ran the Marathon des Sables (finishing as one of the ten fastest Brits despite breaking his foot during the race), and rowed to France with Major Phil Packer -- a soldier paralysed in Iraq.
"Presentation of the Day" on June 15, 2013.
Jen Arbo talks about her various DIY and home grown projects, and how she came to fall in love with life outside the city. She shows how she has, along with her husband, moved from building a chicken coop, to making everything from a new dresser, to homebrew beers, and the benefits that come from creating so much in her own house.
Kayak-Canoe Center: Brand-New View to the Water-Based Recreation
BY DMITRIY DOVJIK
@ VOL 3
ON SEP 24, 2016
Dmitriy Dovjik’s story is about new trends of the water-based recreation last 5 years in Ukraine and Zaporizhzhzya. About an interesting projects as art-kayaking, yoga-kayaking, SUP-boarding etc. History and modern conditions of the water-based recreation in region.