SARANAC LAKE On Saturday, Sept. 22 at 7:30 p.m., at Saranac Village at Will Rogers, author Andy Flynn will present Tales from the Adirondack Attic, his collection of stories culled from the archives and collections of the Adirondack Museum.
This program will highlight Flynns work with museum curators in Blue Mountain Lake and document regional heritage for his Adirondack Attic newspaper column and book series. In this slide show presentation, the audience will learn about the Adirondack Attic History Project and be treated to a wide variety of stories as Flynn reads from his books and tells tales of Adirondack history.
In his spare time Flynn is a freelance writer, photographer and editor living in Saranac Lake. He writes a weekly column called the Adirondack Attic, which runs weekly in 5 northern New York newspapers. He is the owner/operator of Hungry Bear Publishing and has self-published four books, New York States Mountain Heritage: Adirondack Attic, volumes 1-4. The Adirondack Attic History Project is a program of Hungry Bear Publishing and includes columns, books, public presentations and donating part of the books proceeds to historic preservation efforts at the Adirondack Museum.
For his day job, Flynn is employed as the Senior Public Information Specialist at the New York State Adirondack Park Agency Visitor Interpretive Center at Paul Smiths. He is an award-winning journalist and a trustee of the Franklin County Historical and Museum Society. This program is free and open to the public and refreshments will be served. Adirondack Attic books will be available for sale. For more information please call Debbie Kanze at 518-891-7117 or Andy Flynn at 518-891-5559.