Virtual Afternoon Tea: Private Matters

(Adult) Personal grooming was a public affair for centuries. Explore the history of washing and dressing, from medieval bathing habits to the 18th century ritual of the lady’s toilette. Hear about the intimate and public elements of these necessary aspects of everyday life and how, eventually, privacy prevailed! This Historic Green Spring program is being offered online via Zoom. Registered participants will receive an email with program link and tea box pick up instructions 1-2 days before the program date.


Virtual Afternoon Tea: Six Degrees

(Adult) How many “handshakes” away from fame are we all? Explore the theory that everyone is six or fewer social contacts apart. Discover surprising human connections – present and historical – and learn how to find links to famous ancestors in your family tree. This Historic Green Spring program is being offered online via Zoom. Registered participants will receive an email with program link and tea box pick up instructions 1-2 days before the program date.


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