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The Library will be closed on Wednesday, June 19th, in observance of Juneteenth.  Our summer hours resume on Thursday, June 20th. 

Murder, Manslaughter and Mayhem on the Southcoast with author Red Cummings

Author John "Red" Cummings is the featured guest speaker whose local history books are always of great interest.  Cummings has written five highly acclaimed historical true stories since his first book eight years ago.  Other best-selling books are The Last Fling, Hurricane Carol 1954; Cream of the Crop, Fall River's Best and Brightest about Fall River and neighboring communities outstanding successful citizens; Lobstah Tales, the History of the Moby Dick/Back Eddy Restaurant in Westport and Murder, Manslaughter and Mayhem Volumes  1 and 2. 

This program is free and open to the public.  The author's books will be available for purchase and signing.

Room Reservation: 
Thursday, October 11
Program Time: 
6:30pm - 7:30pm
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Portsmouth Free Public Library
Contact Name: 
Carolyn Magnus
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