October 27, 2019
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Montana Book Company, 331 N Last Chance Gulch, Helena
Scary stories about our town read by the author and historian Ellen Baumler!
Helena was born of the gold rush, nurtured by the wealth of its financiers and raised on its political struggles. The lawless gold camp and its vigilantism left an indelible imprint on the modern community, and restless spirits from Helena's turbulent past still linger around town.
Historian and award-winning author Ellen Baumler blends history with the supernatural as she expertly weaves the past with the present in a ghostly web. Firsthand accounts and historical records add credibility to these spooky but true tales. Explore the legacy of the hangman’s tree and meet the ghosts of historic Last Chance Gulch. These stories and more bring to light the shadowy places in Helena where the past sometimes comes to life.
Scary books and free gifts and treats!