Discover hat fashion history at Minnetrista’s Tea & Talk—Garden Hat Party

Discover hat fashion history at Minnetrista’s Tea & Talk—Garden Hat Party

Posted by: Hannah Whiteman    |    Friday, May 31, 2013

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June 12, 2013

Discover hat fashion history at Minnetrista’s Tea & Talk—Garden Hat Party

Muncie, IN—Ladies, enjoy traditional tea party treats while wearing fashionable hats from the time of the Ball family at Tea & Talk—Garden Hat Party on June 26 at Minnetrista! 

Choose your favorite hat from Minnetrista’s historical Education Collection or bring one of your own hats to wear inside the beautiful Oakhurst Gardens! Taste traditional twentieth century tea party snacks and refreshments while discovering Ball family history: who they were and how they were involved in local community, in the past and present.

Smile together as you share stories over tea just as Frances Ball did many years ago in the very same location. Share the changing history of hat styles as Minnetrista staff reveals popular hat designs throughout the centuries.

Reflect on an enchanting era at Tea & Talk—Garden Hat Party, Wednesday, June 26, from 3 to 4:30 p.m. Cost is $10, member discounts apply. Tea and light refreshments will be provided.

For more information on this and other upcoming Tea & Talk events at Minnetrista, visit minnetrista.net or call (765) 282-4848. Follow us on Twitter and Facebook for the most up to date information on our exhibits and programming.

 

Located along historic White River, Minnetrista includes 40 acres of beautiful gardens and grounds, a modern museum facility, an historic home, Nature Area, numerous sculptures, and a portion of the White River Greenway. Minnetrista serves East Central Indiana with dynamic community activities and exhibits that honor and reflect its natural and cultural heritage. For more information about Minnetrista, visit www.minnetrista.net.

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