Almost Home: The Phoenix DisasterMonday Oct 8 7:00pm – 8:00pm
300 S. River Ave.
In November 1847, the Phoenix, loaded beyond capacity with passengers, cargo, and crew, caught on fire when only five miles from its new home. A pivotal point in the Great Lakes region’s immigration story, author Craig Rich portrays the heartbreak and triumph of our earliest European settlers. Hazel B. Hayes Auditorium