Afternoon Tea & History’  with local author & historian Rick Britton  Join us at the Silver Thatch Inn--one of Charlottesville's most beautiful historic settings--for tea and an informal presentation with Rick as he brings to life the times and the people crucial to the structure of our Nation and of Virginia.  Reservations please, 434.978.4686. Groups welcome! Lecture and Full Tea $45 per person     Lecture Only - $30 per person (non-refundable) ~~~~~~ Saturday, April 28, 2018 1PM - 3PM  "Thomas Jefferson's Retirement." Unfortunately, the event for April 28 has been cancelled Saturday, May 19, 2018 1PM - 3PM "Jack Jouett's Overnight Ride" Rick will speak on "Jack Jouett's Overnight Ride." Central Virginia's own Paul Revere, this young son of a tavern owner-- during perhaps the Old Dominion's darkest hours--rode from Louisa County to Monticello and Charlottesville to warn Governor Thomas Jefferson and the state assemblymen that British dragoons were approaching. Come hear this fascinating true story, as well as its numerous associated myths and legends! . About Rick Britton: A much-sought-after speaker, Rick Britton is the author of the award-winning Jefferson: A Monticello Sampler. He also conducts tours of Civil War battlefields, illustrates maps for history books and web-sites, and organizes history programming for the Senior Center of Charlottesville. CANCELLATIONS:  Please cancel your reservation as soon as possible once your discover the conflict. Payment will be         refunded less a $10 cancellation fee.
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3001 Hollymead Dr., Charlottesville, VA 434-978-4686
People LOVE to learn! Do you have a special talent or area of expertise you would like to share with others? I would love to talk with you. The Inn is a perfect venue for learning with space to accommodate a good group. Please contact me for more discussion!  Terri Petrovits 434-978-4686
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