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GL Day Ender: Reading & Trolley Tour at Green-Wood Cemetery

February 18th, 2009 · No Comments

The Historic Chapel at Green-Wood Cemetery Book Talk and Trolley Tour is back with the acclaimed novelist and essayist Peter Quinn. Mr. Quinn will be reading at 1pm on Sunday, 3/8, from his much celebrated, award-winning historical novel “Banish Children of Eve,” a story of Irish immigrants during the 1863 Civil War draft riots in New York City. Following, there will be a book signing and the ever-popular Trolley Tour through Green-Wood , conducted by cemetery historian, Jeff Richman. The reading is free, tho with a $5 suggested donation, and $20 ($10 for Historic Fund members) for the trolley tour. For more information, directions or to reserve your seat, check out the Green-Wood Cemetery website, email info@greenwoodcemetery.org or call 718.768.7300.

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