The story behind the Palatine Wreck
This week’s Night At the Museum will feature Jill Farinelli, author of “The Palatine Wreck: Legend of the New England Ghost Ship.” Stories of this burning three-masted schooner have been told for centuries on Block Island. Meet the woman who sought to discover the truth. Farinelli will speak outside the Block Island Historical Society. Her words and pictures will leave you wanting to know more about this mysterious ship. Pick up an autographed copy of her fascination book at our gift shop on the lawn at 7:30 p.m. Author presentation follows at sunset. Free event. Donations graciously accepted. Masks required.