The Franklin County Historical Society will hold a tea party fundraiser on Saturday, September 3 from 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. in The Old Jail East Courtyard. The event will feature tea, food, and entertainment and is open to both Society members and the public.
Guests may wear hats if they choose. There will be a contest with prizes for Most Authentic, Most “Royal”, and Most Creative.
Tickets are $30 each and can be purchased at 175 East King Street, Chambersburg, by calling 717-264-1667, or online at franklinhistorical.org by August 15. The event benefits the nonprofit Society.
Built in 1818, The Old Jail is the home of the Franklin County Historical Society, founded in 1898. Each year the Society serves thousands through its tours, genealogy library, events, and educational presentations.