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Post Tagged with: "local history"

 
  • The Mooncussers Tale: a History of Piracy and Family with Lee Roscoe

    The Mooncussers Tale: a History of Piracy and Family with Lee Roscoe

    What were mooncussers? How did they effect the maritime history of Cape Cod? In this pot-pourri talk, uncover a little of our local history and how a legend  became an […]

     
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  • A Very Gorey Evening with Mark Dery

    A Very Gorey Evening with Mark Dery

    Join us for an evening with Mark Dery as he leads us through an entertaining look at the life of Edward Gorey. Starting at 5:30, we will host a wine […]

     
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  • Mary Chilton Winslow: a Presentation by Joyce Prince

    Mary Chilton Winslow: a Presentation by Joyce Prince

    Learn about Mary Chilton, a descendant of James Chilton, one of the Mayflower      passengers. Travel with Mary on her voyage across the vast ocean to the New World and the […]

     
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  • Decades Before Borden: The Fall River Scandal with Greg Williams

    Decades Before Borden: The Fall River Scandal with Greg Williams

    DECADES BEFORE BORDEN: THE FALL RIVER SCANDAL OF THE “BAD” MILL GIRL AND THE MINISTER A Greg Williams True Crime Presentation at Sturgis Library Tuesday May 8th @6:30 PM   Decades […]

     
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  • John Whelan: Meet the Author

    Come visit with local author John Whelan as he signs and talks about his latest book “I Am of Cape Cod.” Composed of photographs and essays, John tells the stories […]

     
  • Author Signing and Book Sale: Marian Mathison Desrosiers

    Come visit with local author Marian Mathison Desrosiers as she signs and talks about her latest publication,  John Banister of Newport: The Life and Accounts of a Colonial Merchant. Books […]

     
  • Meet the Author and Book Signing with Joyce Prince

    Come visit with local author Joyce Prince as she signs and talks about her latest publication on Mary Chilton, one of the earliest settlers to arrive on the Mayflower. Books […]

     
  • Lothrop Hill Cemetery Tour

    Lothrop Hill Cemetery is one of the most interesting burial grounds on the Cape. Wait ‘til you read the inscription on the oldest grave from 1683.  Among the residents are […]

     
 
 
 
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