|Lunch & Learn: The Eastland Disaster|
Event Type: Adults|
Start Time: 12:30 PM
End Time: 1:30 PM
THIS PROGRAM IS FULL.Vernon Area Public Library District
In July 1915, the S.S. Eastland passenger ship rolled over while tied to a dock in the Chicago River. This disaster became the largest loss of life from a shipwreck on the Great Lakes. Learn the tragic history from two granddaughters of a survivor and founders of the Eastland Disaster Historical Society. Bring your lunch starting at noon, we’ll provide coffee, dessert, and a great lecture.
Program is free and open to all. Registration is required. Register online here, by telephone at 224-543-1485, or in person at any public service desk in the library.
Location: Library - Meeting Room
Contact: Public Service Desk
Contact Number: 224-543-1485
Status: Waiting List