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The Thomas T. Taber Museum of the Lycoming County Historical Society chronicles the history of our region from American Indian occupation through 20th century industry and life.


Williamsport, PA.:- The Thomas T. Taber Museum of the Lycoming County Historical Society
will be hosting a MAD HATTER’S TEA PARTY on Saturday, March 9, 2013 at 2 pm. Cost is
$7.50 per person and pre-registration is necessary. The Tea Party is being held to highlight a
display of hats (mostly ladies’ hats) from the permanent collections of the Historical Society and
will feature hot tea, scones with fruited butters, finger sandwiches, and sweet things on which to
Participants are encouraged to wear their craziest or zaniest hats, whether it is a Kentucky
Derby chapeau or a picture hat worn by someone’s grandmother. A parade of hats will be a
highlight of the afternoon. Several prizes will be awarded for the crowd favorites! Red Hat
Societies are welcome to attend. Men of the community are invited as well and will NOT be
asked to remove their hats.
To register, please send a check or money order to the Thomas T. Taber Museum, 858 West
Fourth Street, Williamsport, PA. 17701. The registration form is available at the Museum’s front
desk or available on the Museum’s website Please register by Thursday,
March 7.
The hat display will open on Saturday, March 9 and remain on display until Wednesday, April
18. Normal admission fees to tour the whole museum will be in effect for the remainder of the
There is ample parking in back of the Museum or on the street. The Museum’s normal
operational hours are: Tuesday through Friday, 9:30am until 4:00pm and Saturday, 11:00am
until 4:00pm. For further information, please call 570.326.3326.

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Time for a Tea Party!