|As The Tea Ladies, Inc., we are honored to present our Victorian and Edwardian history programs for
groups and organizations throughout Illinois and neighboring states.
These special events help to raise money for community causes, scholarships, historic preservation,
restoration, and much more. The following events are open to the public and we hope you can attend one.
Please click on the title of any event to visit their Website.
|The Tea Ladies,Inc.
Edwardian History to Life
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our programs in other locations as they are scheduled.
We hope to see you soon!
|Run For the Roses! The Kentucky Derby~The First Ten Years
Barclay Public Library
220 S. Main St.
Warrensburg, IL 62573
Saturday, April 28th, 2018 at 11:00 a.m.
Come to the library to experience the excitement of the early history of the Kentucky Derby! We
span the first ten years of the derby; from 1875 through 1884. Learn about the horses and jockeys,
race day traditions, mint juleps, the coveted rose garland and of course those fabulous hats. The
audience participates by reading the exhilarating finish of each race!
Teatime refreshments will be served. Great fun for everyone!
This event is free and open to patrons of the library. Seating is very limited
and reservations are definitely recommended.
Please call the library at 217-672-3621 for reservations or more information.
|The Queens Royal Tea
LaTeaDa Tea Room & Gift Shop
1100 S Madison St
Clinton, Illinois 61727
Saturday, April 7th, 3:00 - 4:30 PM
Dust off your diamond tiaras and come to a royal tea party to celebrate two of England's greatest
Queens ~ Victoria and Elizabeth II. England's reigning monarch Queen Elizabeth II has reigned
the longest 65 years! Hear about their lives and royal duties as you enjoy a fun and interactive
program about the monarchy and England. Especially fun this year with the upcoming nuptials of
Prince Harry and Miss Markle! The Tea Ladies provide an entertaining and informative program
while the ladies of LaTeaDa share with you a delicious full afternoon teatime
with savories, sweets and tea fit for a queen!
The cost is $22 per person- Tickets must be sold in advance.
Call LaTeaDa Tea Room at 217-935-8855 to purchase tickets and reserve your seats.
Tickets not being sold via internet/messenger.
Titanic ~ Voices Of The Past ~ Presentation & Dinner
Vrooman Mansion Historic Bed & Breakfast
701 E Taylor St
Bloomington, Illinois 61701
Saturday, April 14th, 5p.m. ~ 9:30 p.m.
It's 1912, the year of the maiden voyage of the Titanic. First class elegant Edwardians such as Lady
Astor and Mrs. JM (Molly) Brown, second class travelers and third class immigrants were on
board this "ship of dreams." Join us as we embark on the most fascinating voyage of an era. Guests
participate in this program. Edwardian dress is encouraged.
Following the program, enjoy an amazing 9 course dinner reminiscent of Titanic's 1st Class Menu,
catered by Chef Stu Hummell and Epiphany Farms.
Seating is limited. All-inclusive tickets are $150 per person and include:
The Tea Ladies historic program, a happy hour with unique & vintage drinks by a mixologist,
3 wine pairings throughout dinner, tax and gratuity.
Tickets must be purchased and paid for in advance
by calling Vrooman Mansion at 309-828-8816.