[NCHS-Announce] Virtual Webinar Program March 7th 2021

Den Collins, Webmaster nchs at nassaucountyhistoricalsociety.org
Tue Feb 2 15:46:21 EST 2021


The next NCHS virtual program via Zoom webinar, free and available to the general public, is scheduled for:


Historic Crimes of Long Island: Misdeeds from the 1600s to the 1950s
Sunday, March 7, 2021, 2:00 p.m.
“Historic Crimes of Long Island: Misdeeds from the 1600s to the 1950s”
Kerriann Flanagan Brosky

True crimes and why people are led to commit them have fascinated people for centuries. In Historic Crimes of Long Island; Misdeeds from the 1600s to the 1950s, award-winning author and historian Kerriann Flanagan Brosky uncovers some of the most ghastly historical crimes committed on Long Island – from the tar, feathering and murder of Charles Kelsey in 1872, to the East Hampton witch trial of 1657, to the kidnapping of Alice Parson in 1937. Join her as she discusses some of Long Island’s most horrific crimeTrue crimes and why people are led to commit them have fascinated people for centuries. In Historic Crimes of Long Island; Misdeeds from the 1600s to the 1950s, award-winning author and historian Kerriann Flanagan Brosky uncovers some of the most ghastly historical crimes committed on Long Island – from the tar, feathering and murder of Charles Kelsey in 1872, to the East Hampton witch trial of 1657, to the kidnapping of Alice Parson in 1937. Join her as she discusses some of Long Island’s most horrific crimes.

The speaker is Kerriann Flanagan Brosky. Eight-time, award winning author and historian Kerriann Flanagan Brosky, has been featured in numerous publications including The New York Times, Newsday and Distinction magazine. She has appeared on CBS' Sunday Morning Show, "Ticket" with Laura Savini, News 12 Long Island, and The Thinking Writer in East Hampton, for her previously published non-fiction books. Kerriann served on the Board of Trustees as First Vice President for the Huntington Historical Society for six years, and she served as a Trustee for the Greenlawn-Centerport Historical Association for three years. Kerriann is the recipient of the Top Advocate for Historic Preservation and Education award from the Oyster Bay Historical Society, the Huntington Heritage Education Award from the Town of Huntington, and Woman of Distinction award from the New York State Assembly.


We'll be opening the webinar around 1:45 p.m. so that you can join us prior to 2:00 p.m. Please try to be on by 1:55 p.m. so that we can start on time.

Register in advance for this webinar:
https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_lzK-rLMuRiugqRC6N9CkLQ
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.
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