Etiquette Classes at the Estates
Historical records in the Edison Archives show Mina Edison, wife of the legendary inventor Thomas Edison, as a gracious hostess and interested in the well being of children and the community. Following in this tradition, Etiquette at the Estates, includes one day (two hours) lessons in timeless etiquette and social skills.
Class will be taught by Suzanne Willis who has been teaching similar classes at the Ritz-Carlton hotels throughout the nation.
Mimi’s & Mina’s Manners at the Estates
November 10, 2012
February 2, 2013
May 4, 2013
11 AM - 1 PM
Children ages 6-12 will gather at the Edison Caretaker’s House for a two hour lesson in good manners. This class teaches children proper introductions, handshakes, and dining etiquette during a three course meal. Each student will receive a workbook and certificate of completion.
Estates Members : $65
Estates Non Members: $75
Registration is required.
About the Instructor:
The Classes will be taught by Suzanne Willis who has been teaching similar classes at Ritz-Carlton hotels throughout the nation. Willis is a graduate of the Protocal School of Palm Beach and is a Fort Myers native. Willis created her etiquette classes in honor of her grandmother, Florence "Mimi" Black.
For more information and to register for the "Etiquette Classes at the Estates" call the Estates Education Department at 239-334-7419.