The Race to Save the Titanic

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Program Description

Event Details

One hundred and sixty minutes: that is all the time rescuers had before the largest ship in the world slipped beneath the icy Atlantic. Join author William Hazelgrove as he shares from his newest book, One Hundred and Sixty Minutes: The Race to Save the RMS Titanic. Learn about the amazing heroism and astounding incompetence in the race to rescue the Titanic, as more than 28 ships raced to her rescue rescue and the two telegraph operators who made any hope of rescue possible.

Our speaker will be in the Library’s event room presenting this program. We will still continue to offer attending programs virtually via Zoom.


Mask Procedure

Any individual who is over age two and able to medically tolerate a face-covering (a mask or cloth face-covering) shall be required to cover their nose and mouth with a face-covering when in a public place and unable to maintain a six-foot social distance.  Face-coverings are required in public indoor spaces.

based on EXECUTIVE ORDER 2020-32 (COVID-19 EXECUTIVE ORDER NO. 30) issued April 30, 2020