Harrisville and Lincoln branches will be open at 50% capacity beginning June 1st. Hours will be reduced at Harrisville, M-F 10 am-6 pm, Lincoln’s hours will be M-F 12-6 pm. Caledonia (Hubbard Lake) will have touchless pickup only. Hours will be Monday - Thursday 1:00-5:30 pm and Friday 12:00 noon-4:00 pm. Mikado will have touchless pickup only. Hours will be Monday-Thursday 2:00-6:00 pm. Harrisville patrons will use the North (back) entrance; South entrance will be closed (usable as exit, not entrance). Patrons will be limited to 25 at Harrisville, 10 at Lincoln and Curtisville Township. Touchless Pick-Up will be available, upon request. Full occupancy and normal hours to resume in July!
A harrowing, adrenaline-charged account of America's worst naval disaster - and of the heroism of the men who, against all odds, survived.
On July 30, 1945, the USS Indianapolis was torpedoed in the South Pacific by a Japanese submarine. An estimated 300 men were killed upon impact; close to 900 sailors were cast into the Pacific Ocean, where they remained undetected by the navy for nearly four days and nights. Battered by a savage sea, they struggled to stay alive, fighting off sharks, hypothermia, and dementia. By the time rescue arrived, all but 317 men had died. The captain's subsequent court-martial left many questions unanswered: How did the navy fail to realize the Indianapolis was missing? Why was the cruiser traveling unescorted in enemy waters? And perhaps most amazing of all, how did these 317 men manage to survive?Interweaving the stories of three survivors - the captain, the ship's doctor, and a young marine - journalist Doug Stanton has brought this astonishing human drama to life in a narrative that is at once immediate and timeless. The definitive account of a little-known chapter in World War II history, In Harm's Way is destined to become a classic tale of war, survival, and extraordinary courage.