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Shrewsbury: Author Michael Tougias speaks at Library
March 19, 2013| Free
March 19, area author Mike Tougias will be speaking at the Shrewsbury Public Library, 609 Main St., at 7 p.m. The topic will be his latest book, A Storm Too Soon: A True Story of Survival and a Remarkable Rescue. The book tells the calamitous story of a 2007 daring U.S. Coast Guard rescue of three survivors on a raft, 250 miles out to sea in the Gulf Stream, after their 45-foot sailboat was hit by a storm. The event is free to all interested, and is funded by a generous grant from the Friends of the Shrewsbury Public Library. For more information, call 508-841-8531.