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Monday University: Shipwrecks of Lake Erie

Event Type: Adults
Age Group(s): Adults, Teens
Date: 7/9/2018
Start Time: 6:30 PM
End Time: 8:00 PM
Description:
 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.

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.
Library: Main Library
Location: Village Room (Main - Lower Level)
Presenter: Cailey
Status: Closed