Saturday, January 21st: Tales of the Gowanus + Free Wine

Tales of the Gowanus
Proteus Gowanus (543 Union St., Brooklyn)

Join us for wine and conversation with Leslie-Arlette Boyce, lead author of The Glory of Brooklyn’s Gowanus: Legacy, Industry, and Artistry. Boyce will discuss her book, its images and local history from the arrival of the Dutch West India Company to the present day. She will be joined by Chris Matias, founder and director of the Redhawk Native American Arts Council, who will discuss the continuing presence of Native Americans in the Gowanus area. Join us for wine and conversation.