December 23 2011

Press Release: Tea on the Veranda

Tea on the Veranda, a watercolor by Jennie Brownscombe.

Space is still available for the Wayne County Historical Society's "Tea & Talk with Jennie Brownscombe" program on Saturday, June 4, from 4 to 5 pm. Hostesses Christine San José and Sally Talaga will give informal talks on the history and culture of tea and the life of Honesdale's famous artist, Jennie Brownscombe, including a tour of the museum's current exhibit of her work. Price 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 The society is located at 810 Main St., Honesdale, and is open 10 am to 4 pm, Wednesday through Saturday.