Our annual Ladies High Tea is held in the spring at the Quaker Heights Retirement Home behind the museum.  This event is an elegant afternoon of tea, great food, and entertainment.

In 2011 the theme of the tea was Remembering Civil War Ladies, highlighting the often overlooked contributions of women during the American Civil War.

In 2012 the theme of the tea was Magical Moments, featuring a live magician.

Tea 2011 01
Tea 2011 01

"Remembering Civil War Ladies" High Tea.

Tea 2011 02
Tea 2011 02

Many participants came to the event in costume.

Tea 2011 03
Tea 2011 03

Preparing the food.

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Tea 2011 04

Larry McKeehan makes sure that there's always plenty of hot water ready to make the tea.

Tea 2011 05
Tea 2011 05

Di Miller (museum trustee) serves our guests.

Tea 2011 06
Tea 2011 06

Dolly McKeehan (museum trustee and curator) serves our famous chicken salad.

Tea 2011 07
Tea 2011 07

Cyndi Pauwels (former museum trustee) serves finger sandwiches.

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Tea 2011 08

The dessert...ginger bread and mini cream puffs.

Tea 2011 09
Tea 2011 09

Entertainment.

LADIES HIGH TEA