Are you looking to take your mind off of shopping, baking, or just need a nice break from tradition? If so, a visit to the Sidney Lanier Cottage in Macon GA is the perfect holiday event to cast away your stress and spend some relaxing free time this Friday (Dec 14th, 2012). With free admission and refreshments, yummy baked goods for sale, and an opportunity to pickup a last minute gift or trinket at the Side Porch Gift Shop, the Cottage Christmas at the Sidney Lanier Cottage is going to be the place to be!
If you are a fan of fiction writers Ed Grisamore, Marie Amerson, or Sandy Page, come out and get your favorite book signed by these talented author as well.
The Sidney Lanier Cottage House Museum is listed on the National Register of Historic Places, designated a Landmark of American Music, and identified as a Landmark of American Poetry. Sidney Lanier was born in the home in 1842 and was well known for both his poetry and musical talents (self taught on 6 instruments). His most famous poetry pieces are “The Marshes of Glynn” and “Song of the Chattahoochee”.
For details about this event, to schedule a tour, or to find out more about the Sidney Lanier Cottage, call (478) 743-3851.
As always, holiday events in middle Georgia are provided as a courtesy by Anita Clark Realtor.