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Lecture: “Thru Hiking the Appalachian Trail,” Presented by Sam Ducharme

May 20, 4:00 pm

On Sunday, May 20, at 4pm, the Hotchkiss Library is pleased to host a lecture titled “Thru Hiking the Appalachian Trail,” presented by Sam Ducharme.

Those who attend this program will be treated to a modern day adventure. Ducharme set out on a 2180 mile, 14 state backpacking trip from Springer Mountain, Georgia to Mt. Katahdin, Maine. During his six-month journey he documented the rugged beauty of the Appalachian Mountains, the wildlife, the hardships encountered on the trail, as well as the people, culture and humanity at its finest. Come join him as he takes you through the trail towns, over the mountaintops and through the backcountry. The images and stories will leave you with a renewed awe of the beauty of our country and its people.

Part of the Sundays at 4 series. Refreshments. For more information, please call 860 364-5041. Registration requested.


May 20
4:00 pm