April 22, 2019 @ 3:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Hoosac School, Blake Auditorium
14 Pine Valley Road
N.Y. 12089
Gary Sussman
If I Had a Hammer Film Screening & Earth Day Event (Hoosick Falls) @ Hoosac School, Blake Auditorium

Pete Seeger’s legacy is the heart of this documentary film. It follows his rise to become an American folk singer, social and environmental activist hero, woven together with the restoration of the Sloop Clearwater’s hull, which Seeger founded 50 years ago this year and the 3 year creation of the Pete Seeger monument by Gary L. Sussman, Fellow NSS. In the end, Seeger’s social and environmental message is even more prescient today.

A cocktail reception follows the first viewing with related insights from Judith Enck, Visiting Professor, Senior Fellow at Bennington College and former President of the Sloop Clearwater, followed by Greg Williams, Executive Director, Sloop Clearwater, with closing remarks by the artist.

TIME: There will be two showings with the reception between

Viewing 3:00 – 4:30pm, Reception 5:00-6:00pm, Viewing 6:30 ‒ 8pm