Mina and Clara Hosting Special Mother's Day Tea at Edison Ford

04/25/2016

Media Release - FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Chris Pendleton, President & CEO
Lisa Wilson, Marketing & PR Director
239-334-7419
 
Mina and Clara Hosting Special Mother's Day Tea at Edison Ford

 

FORT MYERS, Fla. (April 25, 2016) -- On May 8 at 11:00 a.m., Mina Edison and Clara Ford living history characters will host a special Mother's Day Tea at Edison & Ford Winter Estates. The two socialites will talk about their lives with the famous inventors, Thomas and Henry, and the time spent at their winter estates. 

This popular, informal play series is both entertaining and educational. Following the tea, Mina and Clara will take guests inside Edison’s and Ford’s winter home for a behind-the-scenes tour. For a special Mother’s Day treat, there will be a raffle for a free brunch at Pinchers and cruise with Pure Fort Myers for two. 

Tea, lemonade and cookies will be provided and Mimosas will be available for purchase. 

Cost: Edison Ford Members $15; nonmembers $25. The cost of the program includes the behind-the-scenes tour, plus access to the laboratory, museum and museum shops. Space is limited, so advance registration is recommended. 

To register or for more information, contact Leeanne Criswell at LCriswell@EdisonFordWinterEstates.orgor call 239-334-7419. 

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Edison & Ford Winter Estates 

Edison Ford is open daily from 9:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Edison Ford has been awarded the National Stewardship Award from the National Trust for Historic Preservation. It is an official project of “Save America’s Treasures," a Florida Historic Landmark and a National Register Historic Site. Recently, the Edison Botanical Laboratory was designated as a National Historic Chemical Landmark. For additional information call 239-334-7419 or visit the website at www.EdisonFordWinterEstates.org.