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March 18 Meeting: Storytelling Inspired by Family Heirlooms

Posted by eastsidehistorymadison on February 28, 2017

Family mementos belonging to Judith (Foss) Porter

Family treasures belonging to  Judith (Foss) Porter

The East Side History Club presents:

Storytelling Inspired by Family Heirlooms

Saturday, March 18

1-3 pm

Bolz A, Goodman Center, 149 Waubesa St.

$2 suggested donation

Judith Foss Porter, Superintendent of Antique Judging at the McHenry Co. Fair in Woodstock, IL, and daughter of east side business owners Arnold & Sylvia Foss (Foss Grocery, 2001 Atwood) will talk about teasing out the stories that go with family heirlooms. If you have an unusual object and know the story behind it, bring it!

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