Polk Library to hold tea party in advance of royal wedding

Polk County Public Libraries are commanded by the Queen to invite you to the Royal Wedding Tea Party on Tuesday. May 15, at 2 p.m. A reply is requested to Jen at jdickenson@polklibrary.org or (828) 894-8721 x227 by Monday, May 14.

Join us at Columbus Library for a traditional British tea to celebrate the upcoming royal wedding. Enjoy hot tea, scones, and finger sandwiches while you learn about the art of afternoon tea from Kym with A Southern Cup Fine Teas and practice the etiquette techniques that Meghan Markle will have to master before she becomes the first Duchess of Sussex.

There will also be a contest for best headgear . . . come dressed in your finest tea party attire including a fancy hat or fascinator! Space is limited and advanced registration is strongly encouraged.

Polk County Public Libraries has two libraries, Columbus Library and Saluda Library, as well as outreach services. PCPL offers books, movies, music, audiobooks, and downloadable eBooks and audiobooks, as well as public computers and wireless internet access. PCPL offers regularly scheduled programs for people of all ages. To learn more, visit www.polklibrary.org.