Barrels and beer – a perfect combination! Learn about the ancient art of barrel making from John Cox, who is an artisanal cooper and founder of Quercus Cooperage of High Falls, NY. Mr. Cox will talk about the history and cultural heritage of coopering and the process of barrel making. Ticket includes one tap pour from Obercreek Brewing Company which you can enjoy during this informative 90 minute presentation. Check-in opens at 4:30pm; the presentation by John Cox begins at 5pm. Advance tickets only available on Wappingers Historical Society website. 21 and over, please.