The Marathon County Historical Society will be hosting ‘en pleine aire’ or painting ‘in the open air’ in the garden of the Yawkey House Museum, 403 McIndoe Street, Wausau. A variety of local artists will participate in Art in the Garden on Saturday, September 6 and Sunday, September 7, 2008 from 1 p.m. to 4:30 each day. The event is free and open to the public.
Tours of the newly newly restored Yawkey House will be available. Tours are offered on the hour with the last tour starting at 3 p.m. Tickets are available at the Marathon County Historical Society headquarters, housed in the the Woodson House, 410 McIndoe Street, directly across the street from the Yawkey House and gardens.
For more information, contact the Marathon County Historical Society at 715-842-5750 or www.marathoncountyhistory.org