Wednesday, February 24, 7 p.m.
With over 50% of Britain’s population “in service,” it’s no surprise that half the plot of the Downton Abbey series takes place below stairs. The great estates could not function without an army of both indoor and outdoor servants. Using period images, historian Tames Alan talks about what it was like to live and work downstairs on an estate such as Downton Abbey before the First World War.
What’s on YOUR mind? Join in lively conversations about topics that matter with free programs at KCLS libraries. From pop culture to pot, from education to alternative energy–and even elections—talk with other community members about what fascinates you.