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Local Legends: Gar Wood
May 6 @ 6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.$14.00
Inventor of the hydraulic lift and the first man to go over 100 mph on water, Gar Wood is an American icon. Known for his motorboat racing and Gar Wood boats, Wood began his boat career working on a ferry with his father on Lake Osakis. Join the Legacy of the Lakes Museum as we go through the life and successes of local legend Garfield Arthur Wood.
This class is offered in partnership with Alexandria’s Community Education. You may register for the 3-Session Series or an individual session within this series. If you are a member of any of the partnering museums (Legacy of the Lakes Museum, Runestone Museum Foundation, Douglas County Historical Society) please note that you have a reduced individual session price available.
Join us online! This class will be held using the online platform, Zoom. Prior to the class, you will receive an email with the Zoom invitation to access the class. Simply click the link on the day and time of the class and enjoy from the comfort of your own home!