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September 19, 2013

Isle of Shoals

GREENLAND – “Treasure from the Isles of Shoals: How New Archaeology is Changing Old History” on Tues., September 24, at 6:30 p.m., at the Weeks Public Library in Greenland.

There is treasure here but not the pirate kind. Scientific “digs” on Smuttynose Island are changing New England history. J. Dennis Robinson, a longtime Smuttynose steward, explores the truth behind the romantic legends of Gosport Harbor in this colorful show-and-tell presentation. This free program is sponsored by a grant from the New Hampshire Humanities Council.

The Weeks Public Library is located at 36 Post Road, Route 151, in Greenland, two doors down from the Greenland Central School. For information on this and all library events, call 603-436-8548 or visit us on the web at www.weekslibrary.org.

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