Lecture by Dr. Richard Hull: Sugar Loaf History; Mountain and Hamlet

Date: Wednesday, December 7, 2022
Time: 7-8:30pm
Location: Sugar Loaf Performing Arts Center, 1351 Kings Highway, Sugar Loaf, NY 10918
Suggested Donation: $20, not required

Jasper Francis Cropsey, American, 1823–1900. Brimstone and Sugar Loaf Mountains from Warwick, 1872. Oil on canvas, Princeton University Art Museum. Gift of the Newington Cropsey Foundation. Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons.

Join Professor Hull for an informative lecture on the history of Sugar Loaf, as well as a showing of a decades-old film on the area.

Topics will include: the Native American, Colonial and Independence eras focusing on the uniqueness and vital importance of the mountain and hamlet area to our county’s natural and human communities.

Learn about what makes Sugar Loaf so fascinating, so interdependent, and so historically important to us today. Moreover, what makes the iconic mountain itself so unique and worthy of protection.

Light refreshments will be served. Pre-registration is required— please e-mail Jeremy@oclt.org to register.

A suggested donation of $20 to support the Orange County Land Trust is appreciated, but not required.