Strange History of the Erie Canal

Explore the Erie Canal at Schoharie Crossing through strange bits of history that feature murder, mayhem, arson, accidents and more! Join us at the Cuba Library on Wednesday, July 31 at 11 am for a program on the history of the Erie Canal with David Brooks, Historic Site Assistant and Director of Education at Schoharie Crossing State Historic Site in Fort Hunter, Montgomery County, New York. This presentation uncovers aspects of the site’s history related to the canal, railroad, and people that otherwise may never be known. The program is geared toward an adult audience, but teens may also be interested. Please contact the Cuba Library at (585)968-1668, email or contact us on Facebook with any questions.