SUNDAY 17 Jan @ 3pm: Beatrix Potter and Friends
Join Caledonia Skytower and Marian Dragovar, along with Beatrix Potter, Peter Rabbit, Squirrel Nutkin and many of your old friends for letters from Miss Potter, stories about her (she was a very talented woman), and some of the beloved tales from childhood. Embrace your inner bunny, come as a furry to the Art Sculpture Garden in Fruit Islands for a fun hour.
From an article about Miss Potter: Beatrix Potter may be best known as the creator of charming characters like Peter Rabbit, Mrs. Tiggy Winkle and Hunca Munca, but, as is true in most lives, she was in reality many other things, as well. A product of Victorian times, she far surpassed societal expectations of women of her era and class. She was an accomplished botanical illustrator, a sheep breeder and farmer, a wife, and a conservationist greatly devoted to her home, the Lake District of England. (Read the rest here: http://www.literarytraveler.com/literary_articles/beatrix_potter.aspx )
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