|Third Annual Jane Austen Birthday Tea|
Event Type: Adult|
Start Time: 1:00 PM
End Time: 4:00 PM
You are cordially invited to the third annual Jane Austen Birthday Tea. It promises to be a veritable feast for the senses!Library: Central Library
Your ears will be enchanted when you enter to the soft sound of live music by harpist Carol Kihm. Your fingers will be tickled whilst you flip through pages at the book sale and peruse Jane Austen-themed gifts at the silent auction. Your nose and taste buds will be delighted when you sit down to a table set with sweet and savory delights by Beth Sogaard Catering. And your eyes will be entertained when they watch the spectacle of live English Country Dancing led by the Sacramento Contra Dance Society, featuring Quite Carried Away.
Admission to the event is free to members of the Friends of the Sacramento Public Library or the Jane Austen Society of North America. Non-members will pay $10 (cash or check only) at the door, with the option of joining the Friends or Society at that time. In order to ensure adequate seating, each person planning to attend must register.
Doors open at 1:00, dining begins at 2:00, dancing at 3:00.
The following menu is subject to change:
Traditional Cucumber Sandwiches*
Tuna Salad Sandwiches
Savory Mini Scones with Brie & Fig*
Shaved Ham & Watercress Sandwiches
Emerald Salad with Green Goddess Dressing*
Individual Mushroom and Swiss Quiches*
Mini Lemon Tarts with Berries*
Assorted Tea Selection
* indicates Vegetarian Friendly
Attendance in Regency costume is welcome.
Location: Galleria Main Hall
Registration Ends: 11/30/2012 at 2:30 PM
Supported by the Friends of the Sacramento Public Library and the Jane Austen Society of North America, Greater Sacramento Region.Status: Waiting List
Metered street parking is free on Sundays.
We're sorry. The registration deadline was 11/30/2012 at 2:30 PM.