The Kent Memorial Library will present "S.O.S.: Titanic Fundraiser; Save Our Sinking Infrastructure," Dec. 7 at 2 p.m.

A snow date of Dec. 14 is set.

The event will be held at Kent School Pre-Engineering and Applied Sciences Center at 23 North Main St. in Kent.

The guest speaker will be PH Nargeolet, the world's leading expert on the Titanic wreck site.

Nargeolet, formerly a French Navy commander, is director of the Underwater Research Program for RMS Titanic Inc. He has led over six expeditions to the Titanic wreck site.

More than 5,000 artifacts have been recovered from the Titanic, which sank in 1912.

Tickets are $20 per person and available at In addition, larger donations are welcome at levels: kilobyte for $100, megabyte for $250, gigabyte for $500 or more.

Proceeds will be used for technology upgrades in which the library is in dire need.