Author George Czerny confers with John Graves Simcoe, the first lieutenant-governor of Ontario, at Rotary Park, Penetanguishene. John Graves Simcoe named Simcoe County and also Lake Simcoe as part of his official duties while in central Canada on behalf of the British government.
(Photograph by Nancy Czerny.)
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Historic St. Ann 's church stands sentry-like overlooking the scenic Town of Penetanguishene.
Photographs by George Czerny, author
of the travel guide, "George's Georgian Bay".
In 2015, Four hundred years after explorer Samuel de Champlain visited Penetanguishene on southern Georgian Bay's shores, Penetanguishene opened a splendid waterfront park, assisted by the Department of Canadian Heritage and the local Rotary Club. First Nations' history is recognized, as is this town's French legacy.