Vernon Evangelical Lutheran Garden Club’s Spring Tea Time
Come join us for an afternoon of coffee, tea, and lemonade along with petite desserts served by our charming men of the congregation.
Guest Presenter: Jessica Michna portraying Dolly Madison
The famous Jessica Michna will be our guest presenter. Jessica has become widely known for her riveting portrayals of First ladies and other historic women as well as her fictitious characters. She has entertained groups throughout American. Mrs. Michna’s performances are compelling and emotionally enthralling. Audiences laugh along with her humorous anecdotes and they share her tears as she relates how the horrors of war have impacted families. She has a powerful effect on an audience. Once you’ve seen one of her characters you can’t wait to see the next one!
Dolly Payne Todd Madison was the wife of James Madison, President of the US from 1809 to 1817. She was noted for her social graces, which boosted her husband’s popularity as President. She was born in the Quaker community of New Garden, North Carolina on May 20, 1768. The vivacious Dolly set the template for the role of first lady, helping establish American political traditions and maintain them through hardships of the war of 1812.
Saturday, May 13, 2017
12 Noon to 2 pm
Reservations requested by Sunday May 7th
Free will offering
Please call the church office at 262-363-7131 for inquiries or to make a reservation.