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Heroes and Headaches: New England’s Story of Piracy at Home and Abroad

April 7 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Free

Sunday, April 7 @ 2 PM

Harwinton Town Hall- Bentley Drive
Co-sponsored by Harwinton Historical Society & Harwinton Public Library
Welcome aboard as we discuss this hidden part of New England’s history . . .
Pirates and pirate hunters!

-Why did people become pirates or pirate hunters?
-How were pirate ships run?
-What weapons and tactics were used?
-What were the politics of the pirates, the government, and the colonies?
-How did piracy end?

Presenter Luca Rebussini is a teacher in Rhode Island. Luca has a love of history, passion for teaching, and
loves the fun of learning about and sharing the remarkable stories of pirates.
Join us for an afternoon of fun as we explore the Golden Age of Piracy!
*The program is free and open to the public.*

http://harwintonhistory.org/wp-content/uploads/2024/01/PiracyProgram_04072024.pdf

Details

Date:
April 7
Time:
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Organizers

Harwinton Historical Society
Harwinton Public Library

Venue

Harwinton Town Hall Assembly Room
100 Bentley Dr
Harwinton, CT 06791
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