The Mahone Bay Founders Society has established this Heritage Recognition Awards Program to acknowledge and honour individuals, groups, or projects, that have made an exceptional and lasting contribution to the conservation of heritage in Mahone Bay and area. See this year’s recipients listed below.
You are invited to attend our 2019 Heritage Recognition Awards Dinner and Silent Auction on Saturday April 20th, 2019 at the Legion Branch 49, 21 Pond Street, Mahone Bay.
The reception begins at 6pm and Dinner (prepared by the Lions Club) is served at 7pm.
Award presentations, silent auction, and guest speaker continue on until approximately 9pm.
Tickets are $30 available while supplies last – get you ticket soon before we sell out!
Update March 28, 2019: Tickets are 90% sold out!
If you would like to buy a ticket, please call Sherry Hobson at 902-624-0914
Or check our local Pharmasave
Show your support for the Mahone Bay Museum by attending the Dinner honouring this year’s Award recipients (listed below) and bidding on the wonderful items at our Silent Auction tables that are being generously donated by members and businesses in our community.The 2019 Heritage Recognition Awards Recipients:
The Three Churches Foundation
for Volunteer Service dedicated to preserving our heritage
Town of Mahone Bay, Bayview Cemetery Mapping Project
for Innovative Techniques of conservation and restoration
Craig Pottie, Vice Principal at Bayview Community School
for Increasing Awareness through educational programs
Fran O‘Hagan and Ron Himmelman owners of Old Mader’s Wharf
for Restoration and Reuse of a heritage structure
Nolan Langille, Youth Award
for his Heritage Fair Project, Wooden Boatbuilding in Mahone Bay
AND we join the Town in celebrating the centennial year of Mahone Bay’s incorporation.
Guest Speaker- Fran O’Hagan
Old Mader’s Wharf
During the Awards Dinner, we will also be running a silent auction, if you or someone you know is a business owner and would like to donate items towards our silent auction table, please contact us at 902-624-6263 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org