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Tea Party at the Boathouse
Thursday, August 24, 2017 @ 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM$30 - $35
Enjoy a lovely afternoon at Forest Lodge. Arrive at 1:00 p.m. for a tour of the grounds. You’ll explore the history and architectural design of the Forest Lodge Historic District. The estate is nestled among 872 acres of old growth forest in the heart of the Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest and along Lake Namakagon’s pristine shoreline. End in the scenic boathouse for delicious, old-fashioned refreshments. Throughout the afternoon, you’ll learn more about Mrs. Burke, the visionary philanthropist who made an indelible mark on the Cable Natural History Museum, Northland College, and more. Perhaps you’ll also be inspired to make your own mark as an influential woman. Hat and gloves encouraged! Wrap-up by 4:00 p.m. Online registration at www.cablemuseum.org required by August 17. $30 member/$35 non-member.