Con Edison Family Day: French Fan-Making and Dance Lessons with Music
Sat Sep 18 2021 at 01:00 pm to 03:00 pm
Morris-Jumel Mansion | New York, NY
About this Event
How did people like the Jumel family dance and entertain guests at their parties in the 1800s? Join Morris-Jumel educators and special guests from The New York Baroque Dance Company on September 18th at 1 PM to make hand-held fans and learn the basic steps of French contredanse while listening to live music.
Free with registration. Limit of six places per family group.
Want to explore the park and Mansion with your family before the workshop begins? Join us for our free Bilingual Mansion & Grounds Tour en espanol at 11:30 AM on Saturday, September 11.
This socially-distanced workshop will be held outside of Morris-Jumel Mansion on the bluestone patio. Masks must be worn by all participants, and adult participants must complete a health screening questionnaire for their households and remain with their children during the entire workshop.
Before You Visit the Mansion:
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Where is it happening?Morris-Jumel Mansion, 65 Jumel Terrace, New York, United States