Thursday, February 20, 2014
Guest Newsletter for Friday, February 21
Here is the Hawthorne Guest Messenger for Friday, February 21, 2014.
Join us for wine, hors d’oeuvres and wedding cake while touring our Grand Ballroom and guest rooms. Pre-register today for our February 27, 2014 Wedding Open House from 6 pm- 9pm.
Rain showers throughout the day, thunder possible. High of 48.
What’s Happening in Salem this week
Guided Ranger Tours of Custom House & Friendship
Sunday February 16th-Saturday February 22nd (Not available Tuesday February 18th) Tours are at 1pm and 2:30pm daily.
During School Vacation, The Salem Maritime National Historic Site is offering free, ranger-led tours of the historic, replica tallship "Friendship" and the U.S. Custom House, which collected millions of dollars in taxes from Salem's maritime trade, also was the workplace of famous author Nathaniel Hawthorne. Sign up for tour at Salem Visitors Center (2 New Liberty Street). Tour meets at the "Friendship" on Derby Wharf.
VIP of the Day
The Hawthorne Hotel would like to welcome their VIP of the day, Edward Berry!
Flags of the Day
This Day in History
On February 21, 1965 in New York City, Malcolm X, an African American nationalist and religious leader, is assassinated by rival Black Muslims while addressing his Organization of Afro-American Unity at the Audubon Ballroom in Washington Heights.
I hope to see you here!