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Ruthmere celebrates 40 years with outdoor tea party Sunday

Posted on Sept. 8, 2013 at 1:00 a.m. | Updated on Sept. 8, 2013 at 5:30 p.m.

Eric Firstenberger (left), Troy Huff (center) and Dale Wise play croquet on the lawn at Ruthmere Museum Sunday, Sept. 8, 2013.

Ruthmere celebrated it’s 40th anniversary Sunday by holding a “Downtown Abbey”-style Summer Tea and Lawn Party from 1 p.m. until 4 p.m.

Executive Director Bill Firstenberger said over 100 people participated in the event, dressing up in their summer whites and enjoying tea, cake and games such as croquet, hopscotch marbles and jacks.

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