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Winter Lecture Series: Tea in the 18th Century

Date: Saturday, January 25, 2020

Location: O'Brien's Oyster Bar and Seafood Tavern, 113 Main Street

Time: 12:30 pm - 3 pm

Registration for this lecture is currently at full capacity. To be notified of a future lecture, please email kaelynn.bedsworth@annapolis.org. 

Kimberly Walters will present the importance of tea in the colonies based upon her new book, Tea in 18th Century America. Learn how tea was introduced and the controversy surrounding it, as well as the rituals of the tea ceremony and the equipage needed to serve it.  Kim-Walters-Tea-bookBring your own treasured teacup, if you wish, and  “take tea,” hosted by Mrs. Paca and her colonial friends.  You’ll enjoy an authentic colonial tea with sweets and savories while catching up on the latest news and gossip of the era. A book signing will follow this special experience.

Advanced registration required.

Cost: $40 General Admission; $35 for HA Members/Volunteers/Docents

Please note: Price includes refreshments. Books will be available for purchase.

Please be aware that access to this lecture space requires ascending a flight of stairs.

New Year, New Location!
Our 2020 Winter Lecture Series will be held at O'Brien's Oyster Bar and Seafood Tavern at 113 Main Street. This 200-year-old building offers a special atmosphere for this unique experience. (Please note, access to this lecture space requires ascending a flight of stairs.)

 

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