Twelfth night celebration at Joseph Priestley House this weekend


Twelfth night celebration taking place this weekend

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NORTHUMBERLAND – Have you ever heard the story of the Twelfth Night at the Joseph Priestley House? If not, plan to attend this upcoming festive occasion. The Friends of Joseph Priestley House will host a Twelfth Night celebration this Sunday, January 6, from 4-7 p.m.


The twelfth Night celebration will feature musical entertainment, experiments by Dr. Joseph Priestley, children’s activities, and refreshments that would have been enjoyed during the Priestley family’s celebrations. Dr. Priestley’s chemistry demonstrations will take place at 4:30 and 5:50 p.m.


Tickets are required and can be obtained at the Priestley House Visitor Center or reserved by calling 570-473-9497. This is a free event and is sponsored by Friends of Joseph Priestley House. For more information, visit


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