Listen to author Mike Roberts tell his personal stories of the Split Rock Lighthouse on Tuesday, June 25 from 6:30–7:30 p.m. at the Veterans Memorial Community Center in Inver Grove Heights.
Roberts authored the book The Last Keeper of Split Rock, which tells stories of the lighthouse and the ships drawn to the safety of its light. Roberts served at Split Rock Lighthouse from 1966-1969 when he was the last Coast Guardsman to leave the shuttered beacon. Roberts recalls his observations and experiences of lighthouse keeping duties while mixing in many family memories.
For more information, please contact the Dakota County Library at 651-450-2900 or email@example.com.