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December 17 2011

Press Release: Tea & Talk with Jennie Brownscombe at WCHS


Jennie Brownscombe (1850-1936).

Guests at the Wayne County Historical Society's "Tea & Talk with Jennie Brownscombe" program on Saturday, June 4, from 4 to 5 pm, will learn the "proper" way to have a tea party from hostess Christine San José and hear the story of Honesdale artist Jennie Brownscombe from WCHS Executive Director Sally Talaga. Cost of the tea, which includes the usual delectable teatime fare (and of course tea), is $7.50 for members and $10 for non-members (under 12 free). For more information or to reserve a spot, contact the Wayne County Historical Society at 570-253-3240 or wchshop@ptd.net. The WCHS museum is currently featuring an exhibit of Jennie Brownscombe's art. The society is located at 810 Main St., Honesdale, and is open 10 am to 4 pm, Wednesday through Saturday.