Michigan Notable Author will tell stories of the Mackinac Bridge

Mackinac-02A Michigan Notable Author will visit the Alpena Public Library this week to present 101 Things that Happened on the Mackinac Bridge.

Mike Fornes received the Michigan Notable Author award for his book, The Mackinac Bridge: A 50 Year Chronicle, and is considered an expert on the history of the Mighty Mac.

The presentation will explore everything from shipwrecks and plane crashes to ice floes and parades, all of which have happened in and around the bridge since its opening in 1957.

The event is scheduled for Wednesday, April 13th at 6:30pm at the George N. Fletcher Public Library in Alpena