Irish-American author Terence O’Leary has written many stories about Irish immigrants through his Irish Crossings series. He will discuss the historical accounts behind many of those tales in his presentation “The Potato Famine and the Coming of the Irish to America.” Attendees will learn about the Great Hunger that began in 1845, causing over 1 million Irish to die and a like number to travel to American shores in a mass migration. No registration required.
7pm | Tuesday, June 11
Way Public Library, 101 E. Indiana Ave., Perrysburg
419-874-3135 | waylibrary.info | Free