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South Williamsburg History Walk with Geoff Cobb

January 27 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm


Geoffrey Cobb, the author of The Rise and Fall of the Sugar King returns to take Williamsburg and Greenpoint locals on another winter neighborhood walk. Last January, Cobb walked us around Greenpoint parks, highlighting areas relevant to hyper-local ecology and history. This January 27, grab a cup of complimentary hot cocoa and head on a bittersweet tour of Williamsburg’s  history of sugar refining, with Domino’s Refinery at its center.

The tour will meet at Grand Ferry Park at Grand St and Kent Avenue at 1pm. The tour will begin promptly at 1:15pm. Please call 631 260 1224 if you are late or can’t find us.


January 27
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm


Greenpoint Parks Stewardship at OSA