Come and join the Lansingburgh Historical Society on July 28th as they celebrate the 199th Anniversary of the birth of Herman Melville. The honored guest speaker is MIT Professor of Literature, Wyn Kelley. She will address the subject of "Teaching Moby Dick in the Digital Age".
The doors open at 10:00 am and lecture begins at 10:30 am and will be followed by light refreshments and of course birthday cake!
The house and garden will be open to tour as well after the lecture. A $6.00 donation for not yet members and a $5.00 donation for members is always greatly appreciated. Address: 2 114th Street at First Avenue in the Lansingburgh section of Troy, Rensselaer County, New York. (518-235-3501)
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