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Green Tea &
Holiday Open House

The Garden Club of Danville’s Green Tea and Holiday Open House

When: Sunday, December 3, 2-4 p.m.
Where: McDowell House Museum, 125 S. Second Street, Danville

The event is free but donations will be accepted for the Salvation Army and Family Services Association of Boyle County

 

There will be a lavish afternoon tea of homemade refreshments, with traditional Christmas music by the Danville Dulcimers.

Garden Club members decorate each room of the house using natural materials in traditional styles.

 

The Ephraim McDowell House, a National Historic Landmark, is restored and furnished in the style of the early 1800s, when the home was owned by Dr. Ephraim McDowell and his family.  Dr. McDowell performed the world’s first successful abdominal surgery here in 1809.