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City of Bowie
Date:
June 18, 2018
Time:
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Address:
Belair Mansion
12207 Tulip Grove Drive

Bowie, MD 20715
Contact:
301-809-3089
Email:
Cost:
Free, No reservations
ADA:
Yes
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Brown Bag Lunch Lecture at Belair Mansion: "Pincushions from the Past"

Monday, June 18, 2018

Bring your lunch and join Museums Manager Pam Williams for a look at pincushions from the past. Antique pincushions could be works of art - given as wedding or baby gifts. Embroidered, knitted, sequined examples survive today and offer a glimpse of women's history not often thought about. And, discover that little red tomato you stick straight pins in has a long history...