Monthly Archives: October 2014

Spiral Salon for the Literary Insane!

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RAIN LOCATION: THE SPIRAL BOOKCASE! : The Secret History of Philadelphia

Secret History

The Secret History of Philadelphia :                     rain location: tHE SPIRAL BOOKCASE! 

The Spiral Bookcase and Friends of Pretzel Park present The Secret History of Philadelphia. Join us in Pretzel Park, 4300 Silverwood, Manayunk, on Saturday, October 11th, from 10am-2pm to uncover Philadelphia’s hidden history.  The event will feature Stephanie Hoover, author of Philadelphia Spiritualism, David Traub, author of Searching for Philadelphia, J.P. Webster, author of Vanishing Philadelphia, and The Kelpius Society.  Local tour guide Nicholas Bucci will be presenting a historical exhibit, and The Spiral Bookcase will be selling a selection of local history books. Bring your picnic blankets, lawn chairs, and curiosity and join us for a day of history in the park!  

Schedule of Events

10am-2pm: Local History Book Sale & Pretzel Park Farmers’ Market
1030am-12pm: Presentations
12pm-1pm: Meet and Greet / Lunch provided by Marchiano’s
1pm: Raffle, featuring prizes from The Spiral Bookcase, Lucky’s Last Chance, and Sweet Elizabeth’s Cakes