Event Details

Documentary screening: "America's Forgotten Heroine"

Friday, May 30, 2014 - 8 p.m.

Location: Casino Theatre

Event Type: Public Event

Audience: Public

Cost: $10

"America's Forgotten Heroine: Ida Lewis, Keeper of the Light" brings to life the story of America’s most famous female lighthouse keeper. At the age of 15, Ida assumed the duties at Lime Rock Lighthouse in Newport at the when her father suffered a stroke.

Adjunct faculty member Marian Mathison Desrosiers was a consultant on the film. The screening will be followed by a reception with cash bar and complimentary desserts.