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Wed, Jun 19, 2019

Coffee & Culture: People at Play: Leisure in the Gilded Age

Location:

The Frick Pittsburgh

Address:

7227 Reynolds Street
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15208

Organization:

The Frick Pittsburgh

10-11am

Location: Frick - Education Center
 
Cost: $12 for members, $15 for non-members and guests. Advance registration and pre-payment required.
 
Description: Join us for a morning of coffee, pastries and conversation with  Associate Curator of Decorative Arts Dawn Reid Brean about the rise of leisure in American life at the turn of the 20th century. The industrializing economy and a growing middle class gave people more time for relaxation than they’d ever had before. How did they spend it?