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Start Date: 5/12/2013
End Date: 5/12/2013
Event Times: 10 am–noon brunch and book signing, 1 pm book talk

Contact Info

E-mail: oww@

Phone: For recorded information call 262-594-6300; during operating hours call 262-594-6301.
Fax: 262-594-6342

Mother's Day Brunch and Book Signing

Join heirloom gardening experts Lee Somerville and Marcia Carmichael, authors of the respective Wisconsin Historical Society Press books on historic gardening, 'Vintage Wisconsin Gardens: A History of Home Gardening' and 'Putting Down Roots: Gardening Insights from Wisconsin's Early Settlers' for a Mother's Day Brunch and book signing at Old World Wisconsin. Visit Old World Wisconsin's website for more information.

Ticket Info: Brunch tickets $20 for adults, $10 for children 5-12. Reservation required for brunch. Book talk open to all guests with museum admission.

Location Description: Old World Wisconsin documents the settlement of 19th- and early 20th-century Wisconsin. It comprises an 1870s crossroads village and 10 ethnic farmsteads located on 576 acres of wooded hills in the Southern Unit of Kettle Moraine State Forest.

Venue: Old World Wisconsin

Address: W372 S9727 Hwy 67
PO Box 69

City: Eagle

Accessibility Info: Reasonable accommodations will be made for individuals requiring wheelchairs for mobility. Trams are equipped to transport visitors using wheelchairs during regular museum operating hours. Call ahead to make arrangements at 262-594-6301.

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