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Sports presented challenges to women who were eager to participate in physical activities due to society’s prejudices and burdensome fashions. Joing us and celebrate Mother’s Day with special women in your life while enjoying Afternoon Tea in the beautiful Parkwood Sunroom. You will be treated to a talk from Parkwood’s Curator accompanied by a fashion show, that will showcase how clothing for sports evolved within the obligations of femininity and modesty from 1860 – 1950 in croquet, horse riding, skating, bicycling, swimming, tennis, hockey and golf.

Tickets to this events are $70 (HST included) and sell out quickly. They can be purchased by calling Angie Vehof at 905-433-4311 or online at https://www.canadahelps.org/en/charities/parkwood-foundation/events/mothers-day-afternoon-tea-2