Bizarre History of Wisconsin: Strange Stories from Our Past

Wednesday, September 26, 2018 - 6:00pm

This presentation will showcase over 100 bizarre newspaper stories from Wisconsin that have not been seen in over 100 years.  These unbelievable stories were not lost – they were simply hidden.  This program provides a time portal back to the early days of the state when it was filled with strange deaths, ghosts, sea serpents, peculiar people, medical anomalies, oddities, psychic phenomena, and UFOs.  This will change the way you view the good old days of Wisconsin.

For over two decades, Chad Lewis has traveled the back roads of the world in search of the strange and the unusual.  From tracking vampires in Transylvania, and searching for the elusive monster of Loch Ness, to trailing the dangerous Tata Duende through remote villages of Belize, and searching for ghosts in Ireland’s castles, Chad has scoured the earth in search of the paranormal.  Chad has been featured on the Discovery Channel’s A Haunting, William Shatner’s Weird or What, ABC’s World’s Scariest Places, Monsters and Mysteries of America, along with being a frequent contributor to Ripley’s Believe it or Not Radio.  With a Master’s Degree in Psychology, Chad has authored over 20 books on the supernatural, and extensively lectures on his fascinating findings.  If you’re interested in reading more about Chad Lewis and his intriguing research and discoveries, you can find many of his books here: