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Upcoming Talks, Lectures and Conferences

Monday, April 24, 2017 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Join us to hear author Julia Reed, the consummate hostess and go-to food and lifestyle expert, share her secrets on Southern entertaining. From spring garden lunches to Jefferson-themed dinner parties, Reed offers a feast of options for decorating and dining to set the mood for an unforgettable...
Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 6:00pm to 7:45pm
Tour the new restoration and see the furnishings in Jefferson’s private rooms with Diane Ehrenpreis, Monticello’s associate curator, as if you were his own guest. You’ll see special features, including a folding screen in the bed alcove, a turning device for his clothes and green wallpaper in the...
Thursday, June 29, 2017 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Tour the new restoration and see the furnishings in Jefferson’s private rooms with Diane Ehrenpreis, Monticello’s associate curator, as if you were his own guest. You’ll see special features, including a folding screen in the bed alcove, a turning device for his clothes and green wallpaper in the...
Thursday, September 21, 2017 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Join us for a tasting tour to learn about some of the recipes Jefferson served at Monticello. Noted food historian Dr. Leni Sorensen will talk about some of Jefferson’s favorite dishes, sharing details of recipes, cookware he purchased in France and little-known facts about some foods we now take...
Thursday, September 28, 2017 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Join us for a tasting tour to learn about some of the recipes Jefferson served at Monticello. Noted food historian Dr. Leni Sorensen will talk about some of Jefferson’s favorite dishes, sharing details of recipes, cookware he purchased in France and little-known facts about some foods we now take...
Thursday, October 12, 2017 - 5:30pm to 7:30pm
Come hear about Betty Hemings, matriarch of the enslaved community, as well as the white overseers and hired slaves who called Tufton Farm home. Dr. Christa Dierksheide, Monticello’s historian, shares stories about the people who lived at this lesser-known area of the Monticello plantation on her...
Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 5:30pm to 7:30pm
Come hear about Betty Hemings, matriarch of the enslaved community, as well as the white overseers and hired slaves who called Tufton Farm home. Dr. Christa Dierksheide, Monticello’s historian, shares stories about the people who lived at this lesser-known area of the Monticello plantation on her...

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