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Elegant Indulgence: The History and Rituals of Afternoon Tea

Event Type: Adult Program
Age Group(s): Adults
Date: 9/21/2019
Start Time: 2:00 PM
End Time: 3:00 PM
 Join us as historian Leslie Goddard, Ph.D., explores the history and luxurious artistry of afternoon tea. How and when did the custom of enjoying tea in the late afternoon in Britain begin? Why was afternoon tea so important for the Edwardians in particular? And do you really have to hold your "pinkes up"? Learn correct tea etiquete, what a proper menu included, and why the custom of afternoon tea remains so enduringly appealing.

Please note: This is a lecture; no tea will be served.

Library: Cook Park Library    map
Location: Meeting Room
Presenter: Historian Leslie Goddard
Status: Closed
Please Note
  • Attendee MUST give 24 HOUR cancellation notice. This allows time to notify others on the waiting list.