Monroe library to host talk on state’s odd artifacts

February 27, 2019

MONROE — The Edith Wheeler Memorial Library, 733 Monroe Turnpike, is hosting the historical presentation “That’s Weird” at 2 p.m. March 9 in the Ehler Meeting Room.

Natalie Belanger of the CT Historical Society will discuss some of the state’s oddest artifacts, including an ordinary map with a sinister surprise, earrings made of human hair and a piece of a revered Connecticut tree carved in the shape of a ham. Registration is required for this event. For more information, call the library 203-452-2852.