|Calendar of Events
|30 May 2017
||Welland Public Library
||At 7:00 pm Mike Babiski will give a presentation "Helmet Diving from the Past". This is part of the series the Library is running in conjunction with the Welland Canal Fallen Workers Memorial.
|9 & 10 June 2017
||The Tall Ship Empire Sandy will visit St Catharines. Friday night is a dinner cruise, on Saturday the cruise will discuss the War of 1812 with narrative by former Canadian Canal Society member Wesley Turner. Follow this link for details and registration: www.niagaracollege.ca
|24 June 2017
||Canadian Canal Society, Niagara Bruce Trail Club
||St Catharines will host a Doors Open Event. The Society and Club will combine to host a site that features the Welland Canals, Trails and Industry in Merritton.
|3 - 4 July 2017
||Niagara on the Lake
||Tall Ships Tours from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm, follow this link for further details. www.notlcanada150.ca/tall-ships.html
|9 - 16 July 2017
||Parks and Trails NY
||The 19th Annual Cycle the Erie. Registration opens 3 January, follow this link for details, ptny.org/cycle-the-erie-canal/annual-bike-tour
|4 - 7 August 2017
||City of Port Colborne
||The 30th Annual Canal Days Marine Heritage Festival. Follow this link for details:portcolborne.ca/page/canal_days
|1 - 3 September 2017
||Canal Society of Indiana
||A one-day Mississippi River Cruise is being planned for the Fall Tour. The Tour will be based in Galena, IL
|24 – 28 September 2017
||Erie Canal National Heritage Corridor, New York State Canal Corporation, and, Syracuse Convention and Visitor Bureau
||World Canals Conference 2017 will be based in Syracuse, New York. Twenty-seventeen will mark the 200th Anniversary of the start of construction on the Erie Canal. See: wcc2017syracuse.com
|30 October 2017
||Thorold and Beaverdams Historical Society
||A presentation by Andy Panko on the Welland Ship Canal Construction Railway.
|10 - 12 September 2018
||World Canals Conference 2018 will be based in Athlone, Ireland.