Children's Holiday Tea (Sold Out)
The Tradition Continues! Children’s Holiday Tea
Served at 4:00 p.m. Mondays, December 8, 15, 22
Our Children’s Holiday Tea is perfect for bringing family members together to experience the wonder and excitement of the holiday season in a very special place. Invite grandparents, aunts, cousins, and friends along to enjoy the festivities with you. You can tour our beautifully decorated Mansion and pose for photos in front of our elegant eighteen-foot Christmas tree. Then gather at a private table in the Dining Room to enjoy tea, hot chocolate, finger sandwiches, and dessert, all served in the style of yesteryear, including elegant china tableware.
If you have never experienced the Children’s Holiday Tea with the special children in your life, come and see why it has become such a treasured holiday tradition for so many of our Blithewold members. Seating is limited, so reserve your table now and get ready to build memories that will last a lifetime.
To register, click here.
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