Wednesday, February 19, 2014
Guest Newsletter for Thursday, February 20
Here is the Hawthorne Guest Messenger for Thursday, February 20, 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.
Mostly cloudy skies, temperatures in the low 40s.
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, Brad Thompson!
Flags of the Day
This Day in History
On February 20, 1998, 15-year-old Tara Lipinski wins the gold medal in women's figure skating at the Olympic Winter Games in Nagano, Japan, and becomes the youngest gold medalist in her sport.
I hope to see you here!