Mon, Nov 27|
Eastern CT Veterans Community Center
Libertea-Mother Jones, Most Dangerous Woman In America
An afternoon tea and historical presentation about a significant person, place or event that is local to the greater Windham area as originally founded.
Time & Location
Nov 27, 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Eastern CT Veterans Community Center, 47 Crescent St, Willimantic, CT 06226, USA
About the event
After refusing to be taxed without representation, dressing like Mohawk Indians, boarding the loaded ships in Boston Harbor, and throwing the taxed tea overboard, the colonists swore off imported tea from the British and began to drink what they called 'Liberty Teas', instead.
Join us for a short trip through history to learn about amazing American Patriots!