The Drowned Lands Historic Society will hold a cocktail hour social on Thursday, July 22, at the beautiful and historic home of Tom and Robin Sobiech off County Rte 1 on Merritt’s Island.
The event, which is open to the public, will be from 6.30 PM – 8.30 PM. Hors d’ouevres and drinks will be served. The $10 a head charge will be taken at the door, but reservations are required for planning purposes. Call (845) 321-3522 (and leave a message) or email firstname.lastname@example.org
The house was built in the late 1700’s by William Wickham, but he never lived in it. His son George sold the house and farm in 1836 to John Wilcox whose family owned the home until the 1950’s when it was sold to the late Vincent Kosuga. For information about the DLHS contact John Ruszkiewicz, the society President, at email@example.com.