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Short Tales – Short Takes: A Grab Bag of Old Florida Stories

The Ashley Gang

From the Ghost of Bellamy Bridge to the Ashley Gang, Florida history is brimming with fascinating characters and memorable events. Enjoy lively interpretations of some of the better-known Florida tales of lovers, criminals, and celebrities, as well as others you might not have encountered. Stories performed are based on Dr. Neile’s book Florida Lore (History Press).

This event is funded through a Florida Humanities Florida Talks Grant, in partnership with the Marco Island Historical Society.

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Date/time: April 21 @ 2:00 pm

Presented By:

Caren S. Neile, Ph.D., Storyteller, Scholar, and Author

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Caitlin Benarroch
(239) 389-6447

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