09/01/13 10:30am
cemetery tour Southold’s Old Burying Ground

Photo by Rachel Young | Melissa Andruski, Southold Free Library’s adult program coordinator, next to the tomb of Ezra L’Hommedieu, an 18th-century adviser to George Washington.

If you’re in the mood for a guided tour that blends Southold history with just a hint of the macabre, Southold Free Library’s sunset cemetery visits are just the ticket.

Led by Melissa Andruski, the library’s adult program coordinator, the cemetery visits offer the public the opportunity to explore Southold’s Old Burying Ground, the site of a 17th-century English burial ground — the oldest in the state. (more…)