The Friends of the Yarmouth Light Society
|Record #: ARG0102||Last Modified: 05 Dec 2017||Last Full Update: 05 Dec 2017|
|Located In||Cape Forchu|
|Where To Find Us||
1856 Hwy 304, Yarmouth County
Cape Forchu, NS B5A 5G7
|Areas Served||Yarmouth County|
|Phone||902-742-4522 - Seasonal|
|Mailing Address||c/o The Friends of the Yarmouth Light Society
25 John St
Yarmouth, NS B5A 3H3
|Description & Services|
Through a property lease from the Municipality of Yarmouth, the Friends of the Yarmouth Light Society, the current lightkeepers of the Cape Forchu Lightstation, are still constantly working to improve this Historical Landmark while ensuring that its original beauty remains. It is because of their dedication and that of a spirited community that the light still shines.
Mission Statement - Friends of the Yarmouth Light Society
“To preserve this historical landmark as a heritage property and tourist attraction”
There are many volunteering opportunities that allow you to do as much or as little as you choose. We are a small non-profit organization whose mission is to preserve this historical landmark as a heritage property and tourist attraction. The most important job of the board is supporting the organization's missions, goals and objectives. Come join us and gain valuable experience as a board member or volunteer and learn from others with common interests. If you are interested in serving on the board or as a volunteer and becoming part of an exciting new adventure…….please contact us!
Walk the shorelines in Leif Ericsson Park enjoying the views and crisp salty air of the Yarmouth Harbour.
|Hours||May 15 - September 15|
|Tags||Community Organizations ; Recreation Categories ; South Shore Connect|