SARANAC LAKE - On Saturday, Jan. 29, at 7:30 p.m., "Land of the Great White Bears," a slide presented by photographer Gerry Lemmo will be shown at Saranac Village at Will Rogers. This program will showcase the remote region of North America along the shore of Canada's Hudson Bay and explore the isolated village of Churchill, where polar bears reign during the brief autumn season.
Gerry Lemmo's photographs have been featured in many books, calendars and magazines including National Geographic, Adirondack Life and Adirondack Explorer. He has also worked with the National Audubon Society, International Paper, The Nature Conservancy, General Electric, the San Diego Zoo, The London Times and the National Wildlife Federation. Gerry has visited six continents and has a collection of over 70,000 photographs; some which have been seen in over twenty countries.
This program is open to the public and donations will be accepted for the Tri-Lakes Humane Society. Refreshments will be served. For more information, contact Debbie Kanze at 891-7117.