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Lecture: Luxurious Consumption: The Rituals and Artistry of Afternoon Tea
September 28, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
October 12, 2017
Rosecliff, 548 Bellevue Avenue, Newport
Lecture: Luxurious Consumption – The Rituals & Artistry of Afternoon Tea
Sponsored by ALEX AND ANI
Ellen Easton, tea & etiquette authority and author
Learn the protocols and folklore of afternoon tea. Topics include how tea funded the women’s right to vote movement, pinkies up or down, how to eat a scone and menu planning. A book signing will follow the lecture.
Admission $10 for Preservation Society of Newport County members, $15 for general public. Information and registration: www.NewportMansions.org/Learn/Lectures
or call 401-847-1851