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Book & Bottle: Historic Haunts of Long Island at Suffolk County Historical Museum
December 10, 2015 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm$5
Historic Haunts of Long Island, published in September 2015, will be the focus of a book discussion and signing by author Kerriann Flanagan Brosky at the Suffolk County Historical Society.
Thursday, December 10, 2015 – 6:00 PM
Members Free; Non-Members $5
Includes Wine & Cheese, Admission to Current Exhibits, & Holiday Book Sale and Signing!
RSVP Requested: 631.727.2881 x107
Long Island’s haunted past comes alive in Historic Haunts of Long Island (2015) by local author Kerriann Flanagan Brosky. Take a ghostly journey through Long Island’s history, from Native American legends and beyond. Learn about the ghosts that lurk at the Execution Rocks Lighthouse, where Revolutionary War Patriots were brutally tortured and killed by the British during the Battle of Long Island, and the gathering places that have otherworldly tenants (such as Bayport’s Grey Horse Tavern and the Cutchogue Village Green). Long Island’s history is unearthed and preserved through its ghost stories and spirits that have made their presence known. Through extensive research, interviews, and investigations, award-winning author and historian Kerriann Flanagan Brosky uncovers Long Island’s eerie history.
Award-winning author and historian Kerriann Flanagan Brosky has been featured in numerous publications, including theNew York Times, Newsday,and Distinction magazine. She has appeared on CBS’Sunday Morning Show,“Ticket” with Laura Savini, News 12 Long Island, andThe Thinking Writer in East Hampton, for her previously published nonfiction books. Kerriann has served on the Board of Trustees for the Huntington Historical Society and the Greenlawn-Centerport Historical Association. She is the recipient of a Top Advocate for Historic Preservation and Education award from the Oyster Bay Historical Society, a Huntington Heritage Education Award from the Town of Huntington, and a Woman of Distinction award from the New York State Assembly. Kerriann writes for Village Connection magazine and Edible Long Island.
Be sure to check out Kerriann F. Brosky’s website at www.ghostsoflongisland.com for more information.