Hudson Valley History Reading Festival
Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum
Hyde Park, NY
The Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum -- and the Friends of the Poughkeepsie Public Library District -- will present the 6th annual Hudson Valley History Reading Festival on Saturday, April 21, 2018. In four sessions, beginning at 10:00 a.m., authors of book on Hudson Valley history will present author talks followed by book signings.
Authors include Allison Guertin Marchese (Hudson Valley Curiosities: The Sinking of the Steamship Swallow, the Poughkeepsie Seer, the UFOs of the Celtic Stone Chambers and More) and David Rocco (The Indestructible Man: The True Story of World War II Hero "Captain Dixie"). Copies of all of the authors' books will be available for sale in the New Deal Store located in the Wallace Center.
Free public event but space is limited. Registration required.
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