Julia Matson, proprietress of Bingley's Teas Limited, will share the history
of the enticing beverage that warms our teacups. Join us from 1:30-3:30
on Saturday, April 18 in the Fellowship Hall of Faith Lutheran Church
in Praire Village, Kansas.
Julia has traveled the tea world learning about blending and brewing.
She has presented workshops at the annual Jane Austen Festival
for the Greater Louisville Region, and she has been a featured speaker
for other Jane Austen events.
She shares our passion for all things Austen, and is a frequent vendor
at JASNA Annual General Meetings. Her insights and experience are guaranteed
to help us savor the delights of tea.
Tea and Sustenance
Henry's Tearoom of Lee's Summit will be catering our English style tea
which includes scones with clotted cream and jam, four savories, and four sweets.
We will also be serving Bingley's Teas.
Our emporium table offers a nice variety of items for sale:
T-shirts, bookmarks, fans, earrings, teacups and saucers with estate napkins,
teas, books, DVDs, soaps, paper dolls, doll dresses, Jane Austen bags,
and the Jane Austen Action Figure. Items range from $1 to $20.
We accept cash or checks.
Gift Basket Raffle
Our raffle includes a variety of themed gift baskets:
English Teatime, Jasmine Teatime, PBS Bundle, Jane Austen Fun Bundle,
Cook's Basket, Basket of Love, Santa Christmas Basket,
and Keep Calm and Read Jane Austen.
So many of these make wonderful Mother's Day gifts!
Tickets are $1 each or 6 for $5 purchased at the gala.
Register early to avoid disappointment!
Spring Gala with Julia Matson
1:30-3:30 p.m. (Doors open at 1:00)
Saturday, April 18
Faith Lutheran Church Fellowhip Hall
4805 W. 67th Street
(SW Corner of 67th & Roe Ave.)
Prairie Village, Kansas 66208
$15 for Members
$20 for the General Public
Click HERE to register.