Oxford Center Firehouse, Oxford, 06478. Phone: 203-888-5095.
On Saturday, April 25, 2009 at 1PM at the Oxford Center Firehouse bring your own favorite Tea Cup, if you wish, to the Oxford Historical Society's annual Spring Tea. Enjoy Mary Lou Pavlik's depiction of her great great grandmother, Mary Ann Bronson, as seen through Dr. Bronson's Civil War Letters to his wife. Dr. George Bronson, who left his medical practice to join the 11th Connecticut Volunteer Regiment, shared the life of a Civil War soldier with his wife. Mrs. Pavlick's hour long living history presentation will show her female ancestor's thoughts and views on life in 1863 and will be followed by a discussion period. Tickets: $12 at Town Clerk's Office or at the door. call 203-888-5095 for further information.