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Presentation at the Bishop House

Dates: February 17, 2017
Times: 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Price: $25 per person
Contact: Historic Bishop Home
Location: The Historic Bishop House
818 East 2nd Street

The Historic Bishop Home celebrates "Presidents' Day Weekend" with a special evening on Friday, February 17, 2017.  the early evening event will feature a presentation on "What George Washington Wore."  Rosalind Grenfell will share the fascinating history of the clothing and social culture of our first president, George Washington.  Grenfell is an expert in apparel, fashion history, and related arts.  She received her graduate degree from Virginia Tech and has taught apparel, textiles, and fashion history at various institutions throughout the United States.

The lecture and light supper are Friday, February 17, 2017 from 6 to 8 pm.  Salad, sandwiches, dessert and iced tea will be served.  Tickets are $25 per person.  Please call 235-5277 or email for your reservation by February 15, 2017.  all reservations are confirmed upon payment.  Payment should be made to the Candoma Foundation and mailed to 220 East Midwest Suite B, Casper, WY  82601.

The Historic Bishop Home is located at 818 East 2nd St. on the north side of 2nd St. between Lincoln and Jefferson.  Parking is available on Jefferson and Lincoln streets or in the parking lot directly behind the house off Lincoln St.  Parking is available in the home's driveway for persons with limited mobility.