Testimonials

The following endorsements are from past sponsors of Lights of the Lakes.

“Your dazzling, comprehensive presentation was informative and impressive to all those in attendance. Weaving in the maritime past from a sailor’s perspective gave added impact to the outstanding visual stimulation. The script, transitions, and sound effects were impeccable.”

UW/M SAILING CLUB – Milwaukee UW/M Sailing Club

“The show was superbly photographed and organized, and I could certainly tell that you put a lot of time and effort into it. All of the people in the audience obviously enjoyed it very much.”

MEAD PUBLIC LIBRARY – Sheboygan Mead Public Library

“The slides you used were excellent and illustrated your lecture very well. The audience really enjoyed your presentation, judging from the reaction and response. Your materials on display, and the music, added a great deal to the presentation.”

WISCONSIN HISTORICAL SOCIETY – Madison Wisconsin Historical Society

“Your presentation was super. It was without a doubt the finest program that our club has seen, and we all came away with substantial additional knowledge of the Great Lakes.”

MILWAUKEE HARBOR YACHT CLUB Milwaukee Harbor Yacht Club

“Thank you for your fascinating program. We heard nothing but complimentary remarks about your beautiful slides and very educational information on lighthouses. A most enjoyable evening.“

SHOREWOOD HISTORICAL SOCIETY Shorewood Historical Society

“Thank you for your wonderful “Lights of the Lakes” presentation. It was so interesting seeing your photos of the lighthouses and hearing about the shipwrecks. The history of the lighthouses and the information about the lenses gave us new insight into these beautiful observation stations. Thanks again for all of your time and effort in […]

MENOMONEE FALLS HISTORICAL SOCIETY Menomonee Falls Historical Society

“Thank you for a very insightful and informative presentation. Many residents had very positive things to say and enjoyed your program very much. It’s clear the amount of time and energy you have put into this show reflects your passion for the subject!”

MILWAUKEE CATHOLIC HOME Milwaukee Catholic Home

“This program was excellent and put together beautifully. Phil Block did a fantastic job.”

WISCONSIN MARITIME MUSEUM – Manitowoc Wisconsin Maritime Museum

“Thanks so much for the wonderful presentation on lighthouses of the lakes. Everyone really enjoyed all the information. It was a great evening!”  

SOUTH SHORE YACHT CLUB – Milwaukee

“Thank you so much for an informative, professional, and entertaining presentation on Lights of the Lakes! Your photos truly bring us up close and personal to each lighthouse! You put the Wow! into a workshop! We really appreciate all your hard work!”

GENEVA LAKE MUSEUM – Lake Geneva Geneva Lakes Museum

“Phil Block’s presentation was a delight to watch. The photos are of professional quality and his stories are great! He has inspired me to take my own lighthouse tour.”

W.J. NIEDERKORN LIBRARY – Port Washington

“Just wanted to let you know how much the residents at Century Oaks enjoyed your presentation. They were talking about it for days. They loved how you gave the location and history for each lighthouse. You were great. Best of luck with your future adventures with lighthouses. Thank you again.”  

CENTURY OAKS ASSISTED LIVING – Appleton

“Thank you for your presentation to the Elm Grove Woman’s Club members. We all enjoyed the wonderful lighthouse pictures and the stories behind them. Your love of the Great Lakes and knowledge of the history involved is most evident. Best of luck with your future program engagements.”

ELM GROVE WOMAN’S CLUB

“I really enjoyed the presentation. Phil frequently interjected details or a story about a lighthouse, keeper, or city. You could tell that lighthouses have been his passion for over 25 years. I learned a lot and was glad I came!” – Program Attendee

PEWAUKEE PUBLIC LIBRARY

“The Hales Corners Historical Society presented a program, “Lights of the Lakes,” by Phillip Block. Our audience was transfixed, and afterwards, asked more questions than any program before. On behalf of our Society, I can most assuredly recommend “Lights of the Lakes” as a HIT-storical program for any organization.”  – President, Hales Corners Historical Society

HALES CORNERS HISTORICAL SOCIETY


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