Regional History, Historic Automobiles, Astronomy & Hands-on Science

Mysteries of the Titanic

Guest Speaker: Cathy Akers-Jordan, University of Michigan-Flint
Date: Thursday, March 16, 2017
Time: 7:00 PM (Doors open at 6:30 PM)
Location: Sloan Museum
Fee: Adults $10, Seniors (60+) $9.
Members: Adults $9, Seniors (60+) $8.
Ages: Adults (ages 12+)
“Mysteries of the Titanic” examines some common misperceptions about the legendary ship, her tragic fate, and what happened to some of her third class passengers. Cathy Akers-Jordan co-authored Report into the Loss of the SS Titanic: A Centennial Reappraisal, and teaches writing at the University of Michigan-Flint. Her special areas of interest are the treatment of third class passengers and the existence of passenger segregation gates on the Titanic.

Fee includes admission to visit Titanic: The Artifact Exhibition the evening of the lecture. Advance registration required. Order online now or call 810-237-3409.