Another Co-sponsored Author Event by the Deep River Library and Deep River Historical Society!
Come out to the Carriage House at 245 Main Street, Deep River to hear author Stephen Gencarella talk about his recently published book
Spooky Trails and Tall Tales Connecticut: Hiking the State’s Legends, Hauntings, and History
Thursday January 23, 2020 7:00 PM
Event is free to all
Light refreshments will be served
Connecticut has for years provided tales and stories that have captivated local interests….fact or folklore? Now Stephen Gencarella has put many of them together and these legends are being told in one volume. Stephen is a tenured professor in the Communication Dept. of University of Mass, Amherst. He was the resident folklorist for the Connecticut River Museum in Essex, CT form 2014-2019.
With these tales will come the necessary routes and trailhead information that hikers and curious explorers might venture out to pursue themselves. Explore and learn about these interesting sites including local ones. Hope to see you there!
More information contact: Sue Wisner 860-526-9103
Stephan donates a percentage of the royalties to Friends of
CT. State Parks.