AHPP to Present 'Haunted Sites' at 5 Arkansas Libraries

30-Sep-2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – SEPTEMBER 30, 2015

FOR STATEWIDE RELEASE

AHPP EDUCATION COORDINATOR TO PRESENT ‘HAUNTED HISTORY’ PROGRAM AT FIVE ARKANSAS LIBRARIES

LITTLE ROCK–Shelle Stormoe, education coordinator for the Arkansas Historic Preservation Program, will make a presentation on Arkansas’s “haunted” history at the four Arkansas libraries during October, AHPP Director Frances McSwain announced today.

Stormoe will present “Arkansas’s Haunted History,” a program exploring the ghost stories and folklore associated with historic Arkansas buildings and sites.

The programs will be held:

* Monday, October 12, 5 p.m., Columbia County Library, 220 East Main Street, Magnolia

* Tuesday, October 13, 7 p.m., Max Milam Library, 619 Aplin Street, Perryville

* Tuesday, October 20, 5 p.m., Carlisle Public Library, 105 East Fifth Street, Carlisle

* Wednesday, October 21, 6 p.m., Fayetteville Public Library, 401 West Mountain Street, Fayetteville

* Thursday, October 29, 7 p.m., Ross Pendergraft Library and Technology Center, 305 West Q Street, Arkansas Tech University, Russellville

For more information, contact Stormoe at (501) 324-9880 (TDD 501-324-9811) or [email protected].

The AHPP is the agency of the Department of Arkansas Heritage responsible for identifying, evaluating, registering and preserving the state’s cultural resources. Other agencies are the Arts Council, the Delta Cultural Center, the Old State House Museum, the Natural Heritage Commission, the Mosaic Templars Cultural Center and the Historic Arkansas Museum.