January 13, 2019 | 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Adriance Memorial Library
93 Market Street, Poughkeepsie, NY United States

Additional Information

Documentary Screening: Crossing Waters by Jane Watson
Crossing Waters is the first comprehensive film that tells the story of immigration in the First Ward, better known as Mt. Carmel/Little Italy, Poughkeepsie. The film begins in the 1850s when waves of Irish, Polish, and Italian immigrants labored on the railroads, bridges, quarries to build a society that eventually became the story of America. Dr. Harvey Flad will conduct a Q & A after the film. Seating is limited, registration recommended. Doors open at 2 pm.

CONTACT: Adult Reference 845-485-3445 x3702 adultevents@poklib.org
LOCATION: Adriance - Charwat Meeting Room (Ground Floor)