|Monday University: Shipwrecks of Lake Erie|
Event Type: Adults|
Age Group(s): Adults, Teens
Start Time: 6:30 PM
End Time: 8:00 PM
Lake Erie has perhaps the largest concentration of shipwrecks per square mile of any body of water in the world. From the 1700ís to the present a variety of military and commercial vessels have been lost on her waters.Library: Main Library
Through slides, video, and stories, we will explore infamous disasters such as the burning of the sidewheel steamer G. P. Griffith as well as some lesser known shipwrecks learning their stories of thrilling rescue and heartbreaking tragedy.
Presented by Georgann and Micheal Wachter, authors of the "Erie Wrecks" books.
Location: Village Room (Main - Lower Level)