|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
|~Please visit this page again~ We will continue to update our programs in other locations
as they are scheduled~
|Victorian Christmas Splendor Tea & Program by Gaslight
Edwards Place (Springfield Art Association)
701 N. 4th Street
Springfield, IL 62702
Friday, December 11th at 6:00 p.m.
A fantastic holiday activity for the family! The Tea Ladies offer an engaging presentation on Christmas in the Victorian era as
you enjoy tea, cider and a delicious selection of sweet and savory treats. Don’t miss this rare opportunity to visit Edwards
Place after dark to enjoy the unique ambiance of the elegant parlors festively decorated for the holidays.
Ticket cost for this event is $30.00. Buy tickets through their Website (just click on title above) or call (217) 523-2631
|Victorian Christmas Splendor
Young At Heart Group
First Christian Church
100 N. Jackson St.
Clinton, IL 61727
Wednesday, December 2nd, 2015 at 10:30 a.m.
Join the Tea Ladies as we present a Victorian Christmas program all about the excitement of preparing for a Victorian
Christmas. Let us take you back to 1890 as the lady of the manor prepares for the Christmas holiday. Making scrap
ornaments, the process of perfect plum pudding, dinner planning, finding or making thoughtful gifts, and entertaining guests
~ There is so much to do!
There is no charge to attend this event. For more information please call, 217-935-3139
|A Day At An English Manor ~ A Luncheon & Program Celebrating Downton Abbey
Blackberry Farm Historic Place
100 S. Barnes Road
Aurora, Illinois, 60506
Saturday, January 30th, 2016 at 12:00 p.m.
Enjoy your lunch at this beautiful historic farm and then experience life with our favorite Edwardian family and their
servants. We will take you through the day, both "upstairs" and "downstairs". Follow the Lord and Lady and their
beautiful daughters through the social rigors of the rich and learn how the butler and housekeeper maintain the daily
routines and rules of servant life.
The Tea Ladies weave this fascinating story with a display of several stunning fashions of the era!
Cost per person is $19 and reservations are required. For more information, please call 630-892-1550.
|Titanic, The Ship of Dreams
Barclay Public Library
220 S. Main St.
Warrensburg, IL 62573
Saturday, February 6th, 2016 at 11:00 a.m.
It's 1912, the year of the maiden voyage of the Titanic! Third class immigrants, second class travelers and first class elegant
Edwardians such as Lady Astor and Mrs. JM (Molly) Brown were on board this "ship of dreams." Join us as we embark
on the most fascinating voyage of an era. What fun, guests may participate in this program.
Edwardian dress is encouraged, but is not required.
This program is free and open to the public. Seating space is limited. Please call 217-672-3621 for more information.