KINDERHOOK — The Columbia County Historical Society (CCHS) will present “It’s a Helluva Town,” a virtual book talk at 6 p.m. April 20. Registration is free and open to the public at The talk features award-winning author and urban critic Roberta Brandes Gratz, who will discuss her new book, It’s a Helluva Town: Joan K. Davidson, the J.M. Kaplan Fund, and the Fight for a Better New York. For the talk, Gratz will be joined by Peter Paden, former executive director of the Columbia Land Conservancy. The discussion will be moderated by longtime conservationist J. Winthrop “Wint” Aldrich, a former deputy commissioner for historic preservation for the State of New York Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation.


  • Starting Tuesday, April 20th, 2021, repeated every day until Wednesday, April 21, 2021 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

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