Ocean County residents will want to join author Rick Geffken and learn about the county from which Ocean was carved, MONMOUTH COUNTY.
Hidden History of Monmouth County, by Rick Geffken and Muriel J. Smith, is an Arcadia book that will entertain and educate as it tells about Monmouth County's people and places.
A popular speaker on historical topics, Rick has a mathematics and economics degree from St. Peter's College in Jersey City. He served in the US Army in South Vietnam as an aerial reconnaissance officer, and is a retired computer industry sales executive and former secondary math teacher. A member of the Monmouth County Historical Association and a trustee of the Shrewsbury Historical Society, Rick has presented historical papers and has spoken at dozens of libraries and historical societies on his researched topics.
Books will be available for purchase.
Admission is free; but donations are appreciated. Refreshments available.
For more info, contact 732-341-1880
Ocean County Historical Society
26 Hadley Avenue, Toms River, NJ 08753