Join Bill Jeffway and Chris Kroner for an interesting and informative look at the history of Poughkeepsie’s College Hill Park, then consider the future potential of this city gem.
Bill Jeffway is the Executive Director of the Dutchess County Historical Society. He serves on the research committee of Celebrating the African Spirit, a group dedicated to using public spaces to educate the public on local Black history and writes and speaks about local history’s potential to inform the present and positively affect the future. Chris Kroner is Principal at MASS Design Group. Originally from Virginia, Chris has a Bachelor of Science in Architecture Degree from the University of Virginia, and a Master of Architecture Degree from Columbia Graduate School of Architecture. In addition to local design work, Chris leads all local community outreach work, and is involved in a variety of community groups.
This event can be accessed from the comfort of your own home online via Zoom at the following link: https://bit.ly/3dfKWen. Zoom is free to download, and the lecture is complimentary to attend.
This lecture is funded in part by the Hudson River Valley National Heritage Area.
Donations to support the Friends of the Walkway in providing additional content like this are encouraged and can be made online at walkway.org/donate or by texting the word WALKWAY to 91999.