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    Tea with Martha Washington

    Title:Tea with Martha Washington
    Date & Time:Sun May 18, 2014 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
    Location:Gadsby's Tavern Museum, 134 N. Royal St. (Map This)
    Event Details:Ever wonder how the first First Lady entertained her guests? What is the proper way to hold a teacup with no handles? Here is your chance to experience history with Martha Washington as she discusses 18th century tea customs as well as clothing of the period. 18th century tea includes the museum's special blend of tea, pound cake, dried fruit, and assortment of cookies. Ideal for Girl Scout groups (etiquette helps meet some badge requirements) and families with kids grades 2nd and older. Party attire requested.
    Link:https://shop.alexandriava.gov/Events.aspx
    Fees:$25 per person. Special group price of $20 for reservations of 6 or more. Tickets can be purchased online at The Alexandria Shop, at the Event Link above.
    Audience:Anyone may attend
    Tags:Gadsby's Tavern


    For event details visit http://www.alexandriava.gov/c/6666QR Code

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