Long Beach Memories: A Pictorial History & Discussion

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Program Type:

Discussions, Local History

Age Group:

Everyone

Program Description

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Let’s Stroll through time in Long Beach with Fond Memories and Golden Treasures with our Special Guest Lester Kappel. Lester has been living in Long Beach/Lido Beach for 90 years. He was on Civil Defense Patrol under Mayor Theodore Ornstein in the days of blackout orders. He studied Powerplant & Aircraft Mechanics at Roosevelt Aviation School in 1941. We will take you on a tour of the Museum that Lester & his wife Gloria created together. Photographs by Barbara Cittadino. Long Beach Memories explores various topics related to Long Beach history through the Library’s gallery of photos, our Local History Collection, and other resources. Let’s share our memories! Contact: epollis@longbeachlibrary.org

516-432-7201 ext.315