Saturday evening, February 11, 7 – 9:30 pm.
Keeney Ballroom, Keeney Memorial Cultural Center, 200 Main Street, Wethersfield.
Wethersfield Historical Society will celebrate George Washington’s 285th birthday in the manner Wethersfield residents would have in his heyday – with a ball! Join traditional dance caller Patricia Campbell in the Keeney Ballroom for authentic 18th century country dancing to live period music. This is a participatory event for reenactors and other interested participants. No prior dance experience is necessary! 18th century period clothing or festive attire is requested. bring your own drinks, snacks and setups, bottled water will be provided. Tickets are $10 and are available online here or in person at the Old Academy, 150 Main Street, 10 am – 4 pm, M-F. Space is limited, so buy your tickets early! Visit wethersfieldhistory.org or call 860-529-7656 for more information.