Fun With Victorian-Era Flowers

Happiness-Projectlogo-smallWendy Batchelder from “Lost Arts” will present “Lily of the Valley Is for Happiness,” appearing in full Victorian costume to talk about the meaning of flowers. You don’t have to dress in period costume (though you could), but you will learn to make a simple tussie mussie (also called a “nosegay,” and either term is just plain fun to say, innit?) to give to someone who makes you happy. Pre-registration is required and class size is limited. For teens and adults.

Monday, April 22, 2:00 PM – Plainfield Township branch
Monday, April 22, 6:30 PM – Englehardt branch
Thursday, April 25, 6:00 PM – Gaines Township branch
Saturday, April 27, 1:30 PM – Krause Memorial branch
Thursday, May 2, 6:30 PM – Byron Township branch
Thursday, May 16, 6:30 PM – Comstock Park branch


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Written by Morgan J.

Morgan J.

Morgan J. is a KDL communications assistant. She spends summers as a “hood ornament” of sorts while her husband captains their old, cedar-sided pontoon down the Flat River. In the wintertime she counts the days until she’ll have her toes in the water again.

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One Response to “Fun With Victorian-Era Flowers”

  1. Beth V Says:

    I have taken my daughter to a previous presentation of Wendy’s and it was so much fun. The historical information she has is the best. What a great idea to have them offered at the library!