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Discussion on “Connecticut Cryptids”

June 10 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Writer Patrick Scalisi and Artist Valerie Ruby-Omen will discuss their new book Connecticut Cryptids: A Field Guide to the Weird and Wonderful Creatures of the Nutmeg State.

Cryptids thrive in the popular consciousness. These creatures inspire devout fandoms among individuals who love stories about the extraordinary. Connecticut has no shortage of cryptid tales. Chances are good that you’ve heard about Black Dog of the Hanging Hills in Meriden or the Winsted Wildman of Winchester and Barkhamsted. These are only a few of the mythical creatures that call Connecticut home.


Otis Library
261 Main St.
Norwich, CT United States
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