Henry Worsley, a British explorer, lost his life this week trying to cross the Antarctic continent. What happened when Frank Worsley and Ernest Shackleton attempted this feat in 1914-1916?
Join us in exploring Shackleton's incredible Antarctic expedition! We received 75 books from Vermont Reads to lend throughout West Rutland.
Thursday, February 4th
6-7pm in the W.R.S. Library!
. . . and if you are attending the basketball games that night, please stop in between games!
Books and refreshments provided!
Taste the cure for scurvy. Have a hot drink to ward off hypothermia.
Leave with a copy of Jennifer Armstrong’s Shipwreck at the Bottom of the World or Caroline Alexander’s The Endurance: Shackleton’s Legendary Antarctic Expedition.