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Culture & Cocktails: Florence MacMichael

Ongoing Opportunities

  • July 8 at 6 PM

Quench your thirst for knowledge with the Washington County Historical Society! Born in Hagerstown on April 26th 1919, Florence MacMichael was an American actress of stage, film and television, best known for playing Winnie Kirkwood in the television series Mister Ed.

On Friday, July 8th, join us in welcoming local historian and author Steve Bockmiller, who will give a presentation on Florence MacMichael. Throughout her career, MacMichael worked with many A-list celebrities from the golden age of movies and TV.

This month’s cocktails will be: The Golden Glamour! This glamorous cocktail was served at an official Academy Awards party where it was a smash hit among the celebrities!

Culture & Cocktails 2022 has been made possible by the generous support of the James and Mary Schurz Foundation.