Throwback Thursday - Girl Scouts at Groff Park
These Girl Scouts are gearing up for a potato race during an outing at Groff Park, October 16, 1954. Though hard to see, each girl at the front of the two lines holds a potato precariously balanced on a spoon.
Changes to our hours for this week: We will be closed on Tuesday, October 10th and open from 10 AM - 1 PM on Wednesday, October 11th. Our regular hours resume Thursday, October 12th.
Throwback Thursday - Barselotti’s Café, October 4, 1953
View of Barselotti’s Café on North Pleasant Street. Known as Barsies to locals, the business opened in 1933 and was a popular watering hole for nearly 75 years, closing in 2006.
Changes to our hours for this week: We will be open from 10 AM - 1 PM and from 2 PM - 5 PM Tuesday, October 3 through Friday, October 6. We will be open regular hours (2 PM - 5 PM) on Saturday, October 7.
Wishing our friends @emilydickinson.museum a wonderful day for their poetry marathon! Photo of the Dickinson parlor is by Dorothy Waugh in the 1940s when the Parke family lived at the Homestead.