Friends of Olmsted-Beil House advisor and artist-historian Giuseppe Settinieri will give a free presentation on the life of Staten Islander Mary Cleveland Olmsted. Mary is mainly known as the wife of journalist, social critic, and Central Park co-designer Frederick Law Olmsted. We will learn more about this amazing and prominent woman, including her role as manager of Tosomock Farm! Light refreshments will be served after the event.

The event is free, but registration is required. To register, write to