Tea & Talk Series: Jane Austen on Relationships
December 8 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm$18.00 – $23.00
Love and Love Lost: Jane Austen on Relationships
English novelist Jane Austen never married, but love, courtship and matrimony were central themes to her early 19th century works. Join Christie Weininger, executive director of the Hayes Presidential Library & Museums, as she reveals clues to Austen’s own views on romantic relationships through highlights of the author’s characters and witty plot lines.
About the Speaker: Christie Weininger is currently the executive director of the Hayes Presidential Library & Museums at Spiegel Grove in Fremont, Ohio. Previous to that she was the director of the Wood County Museum from 2003 to 2012.
Each monthly tea & talk starts with a catered luncheon, warm tea, and a unique presentation tied to our newest exhibit, “Allure & Illusion: A Rose Colored Romance”, our newest wedding themed exhibit. Reservations are required and are due the Friday before each tea, even for Tea Card holders, by calling 419-352-0967. Any cancellation after this date will forfeit payment. Handicap accessible facilities. Groups Welcome.
Price: $23/adult, $18 for WCHS members, Museum admission included.