Barb & Ken WardiusNon-Fiction
Barb and Ken Wardius are life long residents of Milwaukee, Wisconsin. They have traveled statewide and nationally, pursuing their hobbies of lighthouse history and photography. They are authors of four lighthouse books including: Wisconsin Lighthouses; Cana Island Lighthouse; Wind Point Lighthouse”; and North Point Milwaukee Lighthouse.
Barb and Ken lead lighthouse tours and are sought after lighthouse lecturers, offering presentations that reflect their lighthouse books. They also belong to several organizations dedicated to lighthouse preservation including the Great Lakes Lighthouse Keepers Association, the Wisconsin Historical Society, Wisconsin Maritime Museum at Manitowoc, the Door County Maritime Museum, the Wisconsin Lighthouse District (WILD), the Racine Lighthouse and Maritime Preservation Society, North Point Lighthouse Friends, the Friends of Rock Island, and the Friends of Plum and Pilot Island.