April History Cafe + Walking Tour: When Crafty Women Move Domestic Arts to the Public Realm

Thu, 04/27/2017 - 5:30pm - 8:00pm

Walking Tour, 5:30-6:20 PM
Stroll past 'Bee' members' homes, and hear their stories; all in the Hooper-Lee-Nichols House vicinity. Tour led by Steve Pinkerton. Meeting location to be announced--please check back!

History Cafe, 6:30-8 PM
A parlor conversation with Steve Pinkerton, Mt. Auburn Cemetery Docent & Pamela Baldwin, CHS Council member and knitter about two 'craftivist' moments- Cambridge's own Civil War 'Bee,' and the recent 'Pussyhat Project.' There'll also be a look at 'Bee' collections objects, with intern Heather Larson.

Ticket price includes libations and light snacks
Needlework is welcome here!
More information and tickets here: https://craftivism-historycafe-walkingtour.eventbrite.com