Talks on a wide range of topics are held on the fourth Tuesday of each month at the Thunder Bay Museum from September to April. Light refreshments are served after the speaker’s presentation. Please note that members of the Thunder Bay Museum receive advance notice of all lectures.

2020 Thunder Bay Museum lecture series is sponsored by:




(Sponsored by Lakehead University, Department of History)

September 28, 2021 – 7:30 PM: Book Launch – Becoming Canadian: Memories of an Italian Immigrant, John Potestio

October 26, 2021 – 7:30 PM: TBD

November 23, 2021 – 7:30 PM: TBD

January 25, 2021 – 7:30 PM: TBD

February 22, 2021 – 7:30 PM: TBD

March 22, 2021 – 8:00 PM: TBD


The lecture series takes a break for the spring and summer and resume in September.


Just a few of the topics covered in the past include:

Check out our Museum Oddities Lecture recorded for Culture Days 2020.  This lecture features artifacts from the Museum’s collection that are, well, odd to have.