Meet Mrs. Wakefield, Victorian schoolmistress, who will transform your setting into the Wellington Academy where Charles Dickens was once a student. Choose from 2 program options:
Learn about Charles Dickens himself, his latest book A Christmas Carol,
and the holiday traditions of 19th century England.
"The children seem to be having a wonderful time, and one of the mothers said that this was something they certainly would remember, so it is nice they can do this together"
Whitewater Area Chamber of
Enjoy a cuppa tea with Mrs. Wakefield and learn about life in nineteenth-century London, Queen Victoria, and the history of tea. From books and authors to parlour games and tea leaves, the Wellington House Academy schoolmistress describes the manners, morals and traditions of the Victorian Age.
"The ladies who attended your presentation can't stop talking about how much they learned and enjoyed your program."
Hart Parker Senior Center