Open to the public, the series will be both fun and informative! Business and industry, ethnic groups, Native Americans, Slavery on Staten Island, the Revolutionary War and Colonial Period, natural history, old movie theaters, education, and much more will be featured from an interesting and lively perspective. Through discussion, film clips, Power Point presentations, maps, and more participants will discover the fascinating history of Staten Island.
The History of Staten Island - Wednesdays, April 3, 10, 17, 24; May 1, 8, 15, and 22, 2013, 7p.m. - 9p.m. at Wagner College.
Cost: $179. Unable to attend all eight sessions? Why not split the course with someone else or sign up for a few of the presentations? This series is hosted by historian, author, and naturalist Patricia M. Salmon. To register contact the External Programs Department of Wagner College at (718) 390-3221 or email the department at email@example.com