Time: May 9, 2012 from 4pm to 6pm
Location: Meet at Banks Square Coffee House
Street: 129 Main Street
City/Town: Beacon, NY
Website or Map: http://tiorondaworkinggroup.c…
Event Type: tour, and, dsicussion
Organized By: James Michael Krivo
Latest Activity: Apr 17, 2012
Tioronda Working Group Chrystie House Tour
The Tioronda Working Group invites you to join us for our Chrystie House Tour, Wednesday , May 9 meet at 4 P.M. sharp at Banks Square Coffee House, 129 Main Street Beacon, NY, to carpool to Chrystie House. For information go to www.tiorondaworkinggroup.com
We will have a guided tour by Yuan Lee, owner of Chrystie House. He will discuss the landscaping , which was designed by Henry Winthrop Sargent for the Wodenethe estate, upon which the Chrystie House has been relocated. Also, we will have a discussion of the history of the house, including the story of signer of the Constitution and founder of the state of Georgia, William Few; as well as the story of the founder of Craig House , Dr. Jonathan Slocum..
The mission of the Tioronda Working Group is to learn our past and apply those lessons to issues we are facing today. Join us and you can share in the unique history of the Hudson Valley. that we all share.