To Sunday, December 30, 2018
SHREWSBURY – Food historian Judith Krall-Russo will present the history, customs and foods of various winter celebrations at a gala afternoon event Sunday, Dec. 2 at the Eastern Branch of the Monmouth County Library, Route 35.
Krall-Russo will tell stories highlighting the customs and foods of Victorian Christmases, as well as Hanukkah, Winter Solstice, and ancient Roman Saturnalia. Her light-hearted and educational program will also highlight the differences and similarities between current and ancient cultures during winter months.
Light refreshments will also be served.
The program is sponsored by the Friends of Monmouth County Library and is open to the public at no charge. No reservations are necessary.
For further information on this and all programs offered by the Monmouth County Library, visit www.monmouthcountylib.org