Arnold Palmer and the History of Westchester Golf with Evan Weiner
Monday, February 4 at 7:00pm. Michael P. Coords Activity Room. No registration required. Golf first gained popularity in the United States during the Gilded Age, with Westchester County becoming home to one of the nation’s first golf clubs. The popularity of golf skyrocketed with the advent of live television and the charisma of golf’s first superstar, Arnold Palmer. Palmer’s charm and talent helped him become a worldwide celebrity and he mastered using his celebrity to lift the popularity of golf to new heights, making golf the tremendously popular sport it is today. Evan Weiner is an award-winning sports journalist. To receive an email reminder for this event, CLICK HERE.