News Release

Laurie E. Bick-Jensen
Director, Public Relations
320 DuPont Highway
New Castle, DE 19720
(302) 295-1164

Author Brings Ghostly Tales to Wilmington University

Are you ready to be spooked? 

Author and artist Ed Okonowicz will be presenting two series of ghost stories and tales to the Rehoboth site of Wilmington University. The event will take place October 19 with two workshops: Delmarva’s Best Ghost Stories from 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. and Haunted Lighthouse Tales and Sea Superstitions from 12:30 p.m.-1:30 p.m.

Ed Okonowicz is the author of more than two dozen books on Delmarva and Maryland folklore, oral history, regional culture, crime and ghost stories. He will bring his famed story-telling program to Wilmington University for students and community members to enjoy.

The cost of the event is $25.00. For ages 55 and over, the cost is $18.75.

To register for these events, please call (302) 227-6295.


About Wilmington University

Wilmington University is a private, nonprofit university committed to providing flexible, career-oriented traditional and online undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral degree programs and offering small class sizes, individualized attention and affordable tuition. For more information, contact Wilmington University at 302-356-INFO (4636), via email at or visit our web site at

Published: Friday, October 4, 2013 - Rehoboth Beach, DE