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Jupiter Library History Presentation

April 26 @ 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Explore the Past with Historian Josh Liller!

An Enlightening History Presentation:

Unveil the Dark Side of Northern Palm Beach County: A Gripping Exploration with LRHS Historian Josh Liller!

While Northern Palm Beach County may not be known for danger, there’s a hidden history that LRHS Historian Josh Liller is ready to uncover. Join us for a captivating presentation that delves into the intriguing and often dark tales of this local area.

Highlights of the History Presentation:

  • Explore the Prohibition era, as rumrunners utilized Jupiter Inlet, and uncover the mystery of whether Al Capone sought refuge in Jupiter Farms.
  • Discover the capture of a serial killer in Jupiter and the expulsion of a violent biker gang from Juno Beach.
  • Hear about chilling incidents like the Hatchet Murders and the Thanksgiving Day Massacre.

LRHS Historian Josh Liller responds to popular demand by delving into these lurid tales, from tragic cold cases to the prime examples of “weird Florida.”


  • Admission is FREE, but RSVP is required due to limited capacity. Please call the Jupiter Branch Public Library at (561) 744-2301 to reserve your seat.

Event Details:


Josh Liller at a History Presentation

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