Every year, there are several happenings that remind us that the busy tourism season is about to unfold. One of them is the opening of the popular Cana Island lighthouse near Baileys Harbor. Bob Desh, director of the Door County Maritime Museum says the venerable beacon is ready for visitors…[audio:http://wdor.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/04/N706.mp3|titles=Bob Desh]
Desh says it takes a bit of work to close Cana Island one year & open it the next, but the lighthouse has paid her dues & deserves a little TLC…[audio:http://wdor.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/04/N707.mp3|titles=Bob Desh]
The Door County Maritime Museum is sponsoring a Cana Island lighthouse coloring contest for kids four & younger, five to seven & eight to ten. The top two submissions will receive gift certificates to the museum store. Entries are due by June 6th. Contact the Door County Maritime Museum at (920)-743-5958 for more information.