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"History of Wappingers" Presented by Joey Cavaccini at the American Legion Hall

The Town of Wappinger historian will start back in time in 1659 the year the Town was illegally settled! As the conversation continues Mr. Cavaccini will guide you through each of Wappinger's historic and unique hamlets.  You will learn about  such interesting facts as Captain Kidd's buried treasure, George Washington's time in the town, the highest ranking Confederate general, Edgar Allen Poe's visit and so much more.

Joey Cavaccini is 17 years old and was first appointed to the Office of the Town Historian when he was 12 years old. He currently serves as a Trustee on the Board of Trustees for the Wappingers Historical Society and is Curator of the Sports Museum of Dutchess County
 

Date:Thursday, May 11th, 2017
Time:7:30 pm -
Contact URL:http://wappingershistoricalsociety.org/mesier.shtml
Address:American Legion Hall
7 Spring Street
Wappingers Falls, NY 12590
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