Author and genealogist Sharon Atkins will speak on what she discovered researching her book With a Heart for any Fate: Hazel’s Memoir. This work of historical fiction is based on the diaries of Hazel Howland, who married J. Carlton Corwith of Water Mill. Interwoven into the story are her experiences as a teacher at Southampton High, historical details about WWI, the 1918 flu epidemic, as well as other aspects of local life during that era. Co-sponsored with the Rogers Memorial Library.
LOCATION: Rogers Mansion, 17 Meeting House Lane
FEE: Free Admission
TO REGISTER: Call the museum at 631-283-2494 or visit www.southamptonhistoricalmuseum.org