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Beaver Club Gala
October 13 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm$225
The museum is delighted to welcome Adam van Koeverden, one of Canada’s most celebrated athletes, as guest host of the 2018 Beaver Club Gala. This October, decked out in his fur trade finery, Adam will be joining us to propose the classic toasts and to regale us with an after-dinner story in the fine traditions of the Beaver Club of yore.
Adam is a three-time Olympian winning gold in the K-500 and silver in the K-1 1000 in Athens in 2004, silver in the K-1 500 in Beijing in 2008, and silver again in the K-11000 in London in 2012; and two-time World Champion in K-1 500 in 2007 and K-1 1000 in 2011. Since retiring from competition, Adam has lent his support to Right to Play, WaterAid, Bell’s Let’s Talk Program, the David Suzuki Foundation as well as being National Spokesperson for Colon Cancer Canada.