NCLL Holds Power History Hike

Monday 14, 2015

Editors: Please note the Sept.22 registration deadline

MARQUETTE, Mich. — The Northern Center for Lifelong Learning will lead a trail hike to Penstock, the site of former Collinsville Dam, and to the Forestville Power House. The hike will be around the Marquette Board of Light & Power building. It will explore the history of how power has been produced from the Dead River, as well as the origins of the Marquette Board of Light & Power. Guides will be Tom St. John of MBLP and Tom Carpenter of the Marquette Steam Plant.


This program will rum from 9-11 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 29, at Marquette Board of Light & Power. It will cost $3 for NCLL members and $8 for non-members. Register before Sept. 22 by calling 227-2979.

Molly Egelkraut
Student Writer