Friday, July 6, 2012

Traditional Boat Launch, Trinity, NL – July 7, 2012

Henry Vokey Launches Two Masted Wooden Schooner

The Wooden Boat Museum of Newfoundland and Labrador and the Trinity Historical Society Inc. are pleased to announce that a Traditional Boat Launch will be taking place in Trinity, Trinity Bay, NL onSaturday, July 7, 2012. Henry Vokey, recipient of the Order of Newfoundland and Labrador, will be launching his schooner at approximately 1:00 PM (time of launch is tide dependent – we are encouraging people to arrive by 11:00 AM)

Garden Party with food and music will be held following the launch (approximate time 4:00 – 6:00 PM) at the Ball Field / Bandstand area in Trinity on Church Road. 

A historic part of our Heritage and Culture, and a possible once in a lifetime event will be witnessed. Not to be missed!

Join the Vokey Family and fellow boat enthusiasts as we celebrate Henry’s accomplishments.

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