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Program Announcement: Ice Harvesting in Sandusky (Brown-Bag Lunch Series)
Bring your lunch and join us in the Library Program Room (Terrace Level) as we explore topics in local history. Join us on Wednesday, March 10, from 12:00-1:00 p.m. as we take a look back at Sandusky's days as Ice Capital of the Great Lakes. Jim Miller, local historian, and Maggie Marconi, Museum Administrator, will share photographs and stories of this seasonal industry that spanned several decades. This program will be held in the Library Program Room. Registration is requested. To register, call 419-625-3834 and press 0 to speak with a switchboard operator (10-5, Monday-Friday) or press Option 6 to leave a message.