Thursday, November 13, 2014
Guest Newsletter for Friday, November 14
Here is the Hawthorne Guest Messenger for Friday, November 14, 2014.
7th Annual Salem Wine Imports Grand Wine Tasting
Friday, November 14 at 6:00pm to 9:00pm
Come join Salem Wine Imports for this annual tradition, sponsoring the Salem Athenaeum, Historic Salem, Inc., Historic New England, and Hamilton Hall. Taste and learn about more than 100 wines and enjoy some lite bites. Tickets $35 (member tickets $25). Pick up at Salem Wine Imports or call 978-741-9463.
Snow showers early. Peeks of sunshine later. High 43F.
What’s Happening in Salem this week
Double Happiness: Celebation in Chinese Art
Peabody Essex Museum
Come and experience the liveliness of a drinking party, the opulence of a royal wedding and poetic evocation of spring on a delicate dish. With more than 30 highlights from the museum's wide-ranging Chinese collection spanning 3,000 years, this exhibition celebrates China's artistic achievements crystallized in seasonal festivals, religious ceremonies and celebrations. Discover plants and animals, myths and symbols and decipher the Chinese character for "Double Happiness."
VIP of the Day
The Hawthorne Hotel would like to welcome their VIP of the day, Robert & Judy Strandberg!
Flags of the Day
United States of America
This Day in History
On this day in 1851, Harper & Brothers in New York publishes Moby-Dick, by Herman Melville. The book flopped, and it was many years before the book was recognized as an American classic.
I hope to see you here!