Author Archives: MPL Comm Outreach

Discover the story of one of Lake Erie’s most tragic voyages

If you’re interested in Lake Erie history, discover the snowstorm that doomed the tug Admiral, its consort tanker-barge Cleveco, and their crews. Speaker Kevin Magee describes the doomed voyage that began on Dec. 1, 1942. The vessels left Toledo with … Continue reading

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Major Battles of the Civil War: Mill Springs

In the latest from our Civil War series with James A. Garfield National Historic Site, Ranger Rebecca revisits the Battle of Mill Springs, one of the first decisive Union victories in the key battleground of Kentucky. She also explains the dangers of being … Continue reading

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Learn practical steps to manage your stress

Everyone feels stressed at times, but sometimes stress can become overwhelming. If stress is disrupting your health and happiness, take the first step in controlling it by learning practical stress management techniques from certified health and wellness coach Lydia Skiljan. She offers … Continue reading

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Join the Pet Parade

Kids of all ages can show off and talk about their pets during our first ever online pet parade at 4 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 25. Bring your cats, canaries, dogs, dinosaurs, and whatever else! The parade will be hosted on … Continue reading

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Discover the history of Ireland’s Bloody Sunday

Our resident historian are hosting a special program about one of the most important days in Irish history, Bloody Sunday. On Sunday, Jan. 30, British troops opened fire on a civil-rights demonstration, killing 13 people, in Derry, North Ireland. The event … Continue reading

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