Scheduled Events
September/October2017
 
 

Tea Knowledge – A Basic Primer
Tips on Buying, Brewing, and Storing Tea for the Professional and Non-Professional
Date: Thursday, September 7, 2017
Time: 7:00 PM
Mountainside Memorial Library, 1 Constitution Plaza, Mountainside, NJ 07012 Phone 908-233-0115
Free and open to the public. Call for reservations.

The New Jersey Cranberry

Saturday, September 23, 2017
Time: 11:00 AM
Red Bank Public Library, 84 W. Front St., Red Bank, NJ 07701 Phone 732-842-0690. Program free and open to the Public.  This Horizons Speakers Bureau Program is offered by the New Jersey Council of the Humanities, a state partner of the National Endowment of the Humanities.

Life as a Domestic Servant
Sunday, September 24, 2017
Time: 2:00 PM
West Caldwell Library, 30 Clinton Rd., West Caldwell, NJ 07006 Phone 973-226-5441. Free and open
to the public. Call for reservations.

Tea Time- Steeped in History
Date: Friday. October 6, 2017
Held at: Brookdale Community College, 765 Newman Springs Rd., Lincroft. NJ 07738.The Warner Student Life Center, Parking Lot 6 or 7
Time: 2:00 PM
Fee: Fee and Code: $39, includes assorted teas and sweet treats, XPERS 282
Register by calling 732-224-2315

Tea and Other Meals in Victorian America

Date: Sunday, October 8, 2017
Held at: Mansion at Smithville, 803 Smithville Rd., Eastampton, NJ08060
Time: 1:00 PM
Fee: $25.00 Includes program and afternoon tea
For reservations call: 856-767-3159  Ask for directions – there is a road closed..

 
Previously Scheduled Events
July/August 2017
 

Fun and Food Along the Jersey Shore
Saturday, July 15, 2017   Time: 2:00 AM
Bridgewater Branch Library, 1 Vogt Drive, Bridgewater, NJ 08807 For more information and reservations Phone: 908-526-4016.

Fun and Food Along the Jersey Shore
Tuesday, July 18, 2017   Time: 2:00 PM
Mt. Laurel Library, 100 Walt Whitman Ave., Mt. Laurel, NJ 08050 For more information call the library at 856-234-7319.

Ladies Luncheons, Cocktail Parties, and Backyard Grilling in the 1950’s
Saturday, July 29, 2017   Time: 11:00 AM
The Rahway Public Library. 2 City Hall Plaza, Rahway, NJ 07065. For more information and reservations call Norma Wine at 732-340-1551.

Ladies Luncheons, Cocktail Parties, and Backyard Grilling in the 1950’s
Tuesday, August 1, 2017
For the residents of Springpoint at Denville

Peachy-keen in New Jersey
Friday, August 4, 2017   Time:12:30 PM
Fair Lawn Senior Center, 11-05 Gardiner Rd., Fair Lawn, NJ 07410 For more information call Karin Krankel at 201-796-1191.

The Jersey Tomato
Saturday, August 5, 2017   Time: 12:00 Noon
Elizabeth Free Public Library, 11 S. Broad St., Elizabeth, NJ 07202. For more information call Evelyn Thompson at 908-280-6908. Program free and open to the PublicThis Horizons Speakers Bureau Program is offered by the New Jersey Council of the Humanities, a state partner of the National Endowment of the Humanities.

Fun and Food Along the Jersey Shore
Monday, August 21, 2017
For the residents of Care-One.

 
Previously Scheduled Events
May/June 2017
 

Mother Knows Best – Advice on Tea, Flowers, and Fans
Thursday, May 4, 2017 at 7:00 PM
South River Library, 55 Appleby Ave., South River, NJ 08882
Program free of charge. For more information call the library at 732-254-2488.

Ladies Luncheon, Cocktail Parties and Outdoor Grilling in the 1950's
Saturday, May 6, 2017 at 2:00 PM
Hunterdon County Library, 314 State Highway 12, Flemington, NJ 08822.
Program free of charge. For more information call the library at 908-788-1444.

Victorian Tea Customs and Etiquette
Part of “Victorian Times at Historic Smithville Park” - Events run from 12:00 Noon to 4:00 PM.
Sunday, May 7, 2017 - Rain or Shine. Free to the Public.  
Victorian Tea Customs and Etiquette Program: 2 sessions 1:30 – 2:00 PM; 3:30 – 4:00 PM
Historic Smithville Park, 803 Smithville Rd., Eastampton, New Jersey 08060.
Note: Smithville Rd. Bridge is Closed. To access Historic Smithville Village, Mansion etc. you must enter from the north using Powell Rd. or Woodlane Rd. to turn onto Smithville Rd.

History of English Tea
Tuesday, May 9, 2017
For: The residents of New Jersey Eastern Star

Mealtime with the Victorians
Tuesday, May 16, 2017
Time: 2:00 PM
Georgian Court University, (held at McAuley Center)), 900 Lakewood Ave., Lakewood, NJ 08701.
Cost $20.00 per person. Light refreshments will be served. Registration required. Call 732-987-2263 or specialevents@georgian.edu 

Ladies Luncheon, Cocktail Parties and Outdoor Grilling in the 1950’s
Thursday, June 1, 2017
Time: 11:00 AM
Monroe Township Public Library, 4 Municipal Plaza, Monroe Township, NJ 08831 For more information call Monica Teixeira at 732-521-5001.

History of English Tea
Sunday, June 4, 2017
Time: 2:00 PM
New Providence Public Library, 377 Elkwood Ave., New Providence, NJ 07974
For more information call Lisa Florio at 908-665-0311.

Peachy-Keen in New Jersey
Saturday, June 10, 2017
Time: 1:00PM
Burlington County Library, Pemberton Community Branch, 16 Broadway, Browns Mill, NJ  08015.  For more information call the library at 609-893-8262. Program free and open to the PublicThis Horizons Speakers Bureau Program is offered by the New Jersey Council of the Humanities, a state partner of the National Endowment of the Humanities.

Corn-Simply A-Maize-ing
Wednesday, June 21, 2017
Time: 2:00 PM
Long Beach Island/Mainland Woman’s Club Held at: Bay Avenue Community Center, 775 East Bay Ave., Manahawkin, NJ 08050. Program free and open to the PublicThis Horizons Speakers Bureau Program is offered by the New Jersey Council of the Humanities, a state partner of the National Endowment of the Humanities.

Ladies Luncheon, Cocktail Parties and Outdoor Grilling in the 1950’s
Sunday, June 25, 2017
Time: 2:00 PM
Evesham Library, 984 Tuckerton Rd., Marlton, NJ 08053. For more information call the library at 856-983-1444.

 
Previously Scheduled Events
April 2017
 

The Jersey Tomato
Thursday, April 6, 2017  Time: 7:30 PM
Long Hill Township Historical Society, Held at Long Hill Township First Aid Squad, 949 Rd. Gillette, NJ 07933. Program free and open to the Public.  This Horizons Speakers Bureau Program is offered by the New Jersey Council of the Humanities, a state partner of the National Endowment of the Humanities

Tea Traditions Around the World
Saturday, April 8, 2017   Time:1:00 PM
Warren County Library, 2 Shotwell Drive, Belvidere, NJ  for more information and reservations phone the library at 908-475-6322.

The Jersey Tomato
Wednesday, April 19, 2017   Time: 7:30 PM
Mt. Holly Garden Club Held at Medford Leas at Lumberton, 180 Woodside Dr., Lumberton, NJ Program held in the Community Center Building. Program free and open to the Public.  This Horizons Speakers Bureau Program is offered by the New Jersey Council of the Humanities, a state partner of the National Endowment of the Humanities.

Remedies from the Kitchen
Thursday, April 20, 2017   Time: 7:00 PM
Clark Public Library, 303 Westfield Ave., Clark, NJ 07066  For more information call the library at 732-388-5999.

Ladies Luncheon, Cocktail Parties and  Outdoor Grilling in the 1950’s
Monday, April 24, 2017   Time: 2:00 PM
Georgian Court University, (held at the Casino Ballroom), 900 Lakewood Ave., Lakewood, NJ 08701.
Cost $20.00 per person. Light refreshments will be served. Registration required. Call 732-987-2263 or specialevents@georgian.edu

New Jersey’s Agricultural Invention, Innovations, and Discoveries

Saturday, April 29, 2017   Time: 1:00 PM
Seabrook Educational & Cultural Center, 1325 Highway 77, Seabrook, NJ 08302
Program held in the Courthouse, main level, upstairs of the Municipal Building. This program is part of Community Day. For more information phone 856-451-8393.

Future Program:

Mealtimes with the Victorians
     New!
Tuesday, May 16, 2017 at 2:00 PM
Georgian Court University, 900  Lakewood Ave., Lakewood, NJ  Held in McAuley Heritage Center. Fee $20.00 includes light refreshments.
For reservations phone 732-987-2281.

 
Previously Scheduled Events
February/March 2017
 

Valentine's Day
Thursday, February 9, 2107
Time: 7 PM
Clark Public Library, 303 Westfield Ave., Clark, NJ 07066 For more information phone, 732-388-5999.

Valentine’s Day – Tea, Flowers, Fans, and Chocolate
Saturday, February 11, 2017 Time 2:00 PM
Sayreville Public Library, 1050 Washington Rd. Sayreville, NJ, 08859. Registration required. Phone 732-727-0212 x-12.

Ireland - Tea, Food, and Folklore
Sunday, March 5, 2017 Time: 1:00 PM
Matawan Library, 165 Main St., Matawan NJ 07747

Women and Tea in the Victorian Era
Tuesday, March 7, 2017   Time: 2:00 PM
New City Library, 220 N. Main St., New City, NY 10956 for more information call Veronica Reynolds at 845- For more information call the library at 732-583-9100.634-4997 x-114

Corn -Simply A-Maize-ing
Wednesday, March 15, 2017   Time: 2:00 PM
Long Beach Island/Mainland Woman’s Club Held at Bay Ave. Community Center, 775 E. Bay Ave., Manahawkin, NJ 08050  Program free and open to the PublicThis Horizons Speakers Bureau Program is offered by the New Jersey Council of the Humanities, a state partner of the National Endowment of the Humanities.

Ireland – Tea, Food, and Folklore
Saturday, March 18, 2017   Time: 2:00 PM
Mt. Laurel Library, 100 Walt Whitman Ave., Mt. Laurel, NJ 08050 For more information call the library at 856-234-7319 (corrected phone number).

Blueberries – New Jersey’s Wonder Fruit
Monday, March 20, 2017   Time: 7:00 PM
Union Free Public Library, 1980 Morris Ave., Union, NJ  07083 For more information call the library at 908-851-5450. Program free and open to the PublicThis Horizons Speakers Bureau Program is offered by the New Jersey Council of the Humanities, a state partner of the National Endowment of the Humanities.

Women and Tea in the Victorian Era
Saturday, March 25, 2017   Time: 1:00 PM
Barnegat Branch Library, 112 Burr St., Barnegat, NJ 08005 For more information call Jamie Dunn at 609-698-3331.

History of English Tea
Wednesday, March 29, 2007
For the residents of Arbor Terrace

 
Previously Scheduled Events
January 2017
 

An Evening of Proper Tea
Thursday, January 12, 2107
Time: 6:30 PM
Promise Culinary School, 211 Livingston Avenue, New Brunswick, NJ 08901
Come and learn about tea, sip on teas from SerendipiTea. Enjoy delicious soup, sandwiches, scones and desserts. Tickets are $25.00 Register required. Phone 732-545-9002 x-112 or elizabeth.sadi@elijahspromise.org

Valentine’s Day – Tea, Flowers, Fans, and Chocolate
Wednesday, January 25, 2107
For the residents of The Oaks at Denville

Life at an Edwardian Manor
Sunday, January 29, 2017
Time: 2:30 PM
Verona Public Library, 17 Gould St., Verona, NJ 07044 For more information call 973-857-4848.

 
Previously Scheduled Events
December 2016
 

Victorian Parlor Games
Saturday, December 3, 2016
Time: 2:00 PM
Sayreville Public Library, 1050 Washington Rd., Sayreville, NJ 08859
Space limited. For reservations call 732-727-0212, Adults only.

Winter Holidays
Thursday, December 8, 2016
Time: 11:00 AM
Millburn Free Public Library, 200 Glen Ave., Millburn, NJ 07041
For more information and reservations call Liz Miller Boose at 973-376-1006.

Colonial and Victorian Christmas Customs
Saturday, December 10, 2016
Time: 11:00 AM
The Rahway Public Library, 2 City Hall Plaza, Rahway, NJ 07065.
For more information and reservations call Norma Wine at 732-340-1551.

Winter Holidays
Monday, December 12, 2016
Time: 7:00 PM
Hillsborough Public Library, 379 South Branch Rd., Hillsborough, NJ 08844
For more information  nd reservations call Cathy Briant at 908-369-2200 x-16.

Eating and Drinking Customs During the Civil War
Friday, December 16, 2016
Private Program.

Colonial and Victorian Christmas Customs
Tuesday, December 20, 2016
For: New Jersey Eastern Star

Colonial and Victorian Christmas Customs
Wednesday, December 21, 2016
Time: 6:30 PM
Raritan Library, 54 E. Somerset St., Raritan, NJ 08869
For more information and reservations call Mary Jane Paese at 908-725-0413.

 
Previously Scheduled Events
November 2016
 

Favorite Foods and Libations of Past Presidential Families
Thursday, November 3, 2016    Time: 2:00 PM
Brick Branch Library, 301 Chambers Bridge, Rd., Brick, NJ 08723.
For more information and reservations call 732-477-4513.

The New Jersey Cranberry
Sunday, November 6, 2016   Time: 2:00 PM
New Providence Memorial Library, 377 Elkwood Ave., New Providence, NJ 07974.
For more information call 908-665-0311.Program free and open to the PublicThis Horizons Speakers Bureau Program is offered by the New Jersey Council of the Humanities, a state partner of the National Endowment of the Humanities.

The New Jersey Cranberry
Thursday, November 10, 2016     Time: 1:30 PM
Mickleton Garden Club Held at Zion Community Church Hall, 242 Kings Highway, Clarksboro, NJ 08020.  For more info call 609-516-2098. Program free and open to the PublicThis Horizons Speakers Bureau Program is offered by the New Jersey Council of the Humanities, a state partner of the National Endowment of the Humanities.

Apples – Cider, Dumplings, and Jack
Saturday, November 12, 2106    Time: 1:00 PM (Note time change from 2 PM)
South Plainfield Library, 2484 Plainfield Ave., South Plainfield, NJ 07080
For more information call the library at 908-754-7885.

Bringing in the Harvest – Work and Play
Monday, November 14, 2016    Time; 1:00 PM
Mt. Laurel Library, 100 Walt Whitman Ave., Mt. Laurel, NJ 08050
For more information call the library at 856-234-7319.

Life at an Edwardian Manor
Tuesday, November 22, 2016
For the residents of The Oaks at Denville

 
Previously Scheduled Events
October 2016
 

Dining with Past Presidents
Tuesday, October 11, 2019
Two seatings 3:00-5:00 and 7:00-9:00
One Steep at a Thyme, 170 Gatzner Ave., Jamesburg, NJ 08831 Phone 732-641-2570.
Menu based on past presidential food and beverage favorites.
Fee: $60.00 tax and tip included. Reservations required.

Discover African Foods and Tea
Reservations needed by Friday afternoon, October 7, 2016
Thursday, October 13, 2016
Time: 11:00
Georgian Court University, 900 Lakewood Ave., Lakewood, NJ 08701 Location: Casino Ballroom.
Fee:  $35.00  A light lunch will be served. Registration required. Phone: 732-987-2263 or specialevents@georgian.edu

 
Previously Scheduled Events
Aug/September 2016
 

Corn-Simply A-Maize-ing
Friday, August 5, 2016
Time: 12:30 PM
Fair Lawn Senior Center, 11-05 Gardiner Rd., Fair Lawn, NJ 07410
For more information and reservations call 201-796-1191. Program free and open to the PublicThis Horizons Speakers Bureau Program is offered by the New Jersey Council of the Humanities, a state partner of the National Endowment of the Humanities.

Victorian Parlor GamesAdults Only
Monday, August 8, 2016
Time: 2:00 PM
Verona Public Library, 17 Gould St., Verona, NJ 07044
For more information and reservation call Catherine Williams at 973-857- 4848.

Life at an Edwardian Manor
Wednesday, August 10, 2016
Time: 7:00 PM
Pequannock Township Public Library, 477 Newark Pompton Turnpike, Pompton Plains, NJ 07444
For more information and reservations call the library at 973-835-7460.

Life at an Edwardian Manor
Wednesday, August 24, 2016
For the residents of Hillcrest Residence, Christian Health Care Center

Favorite Foods and Libations of Past Presidential Families
Saturday, September 17, 2016
Time: 2:00 PM
Monmouth County Library Eastern Branch, 1001 Rt. 35 Shrewsbury, NJ 07702.
For more information, call Kim Avagliano at 732-683-8980.

The New Jersey Cranberry
Wednesday, September 21, 2016
Time: 7:00 PM
Cherry Hill Public Library, 1100 Kings Highway North, Cherry Hill, NJ 08034
For more information and reservations call the library at 856-667-0300.

 
Previously Scheduled Events
July 2016
 

Strawberry Fields in New Jersey
Sunday, July 10, 2016   Time: 2:00 PM
West Caldwell Library, 30 Clinton Rd., West Caldwell, NJ 07006
For more info and reservations call Ethan Galvin at 973-226-5441.
Canceled

Peachy-keen in New Jersey
Wednesday, July 13, 2016   Time: 2:00 PM
Mt. Laurel Library, 100 Walt Whitman Ave., Mt. Laurel, NJ 08050. For more information and reservations call the library at 856-234-7319.

Blueberries – New Jersey’s Wonder Fruit
Wednesday, July 20, 2016   Time: 7:00 PM
 Cherry Hill Public Library, 1100 Kings Highway N., Cherry Hill, NJ 08034  For more information and reservations call 856-667-0300.

The Jersey Tomato
Saturday, July 23, 2016   Time: 2:00 PM
Red Mill Museum Village, 56 Main St., Clinton, NJ  08826
For more information and reservations call Tim Betz at 908-735-4101 x-102

Favorite Foods and Libations of Past Presidential Families
Monday, July 25, 2016   Time: 6:30 PM
Roxbury Public Library, 103 Main St., Succasunna, NJ 07875 For more information and reservations call Sue Unger at 973-584-2400 x-114.

Strawberry Fields in New Jersey
Tuesday, July 26, 2016   Time: 6:30 PM
Sayreville Public Library, 1050 Washington Rd., Sayreville, NJ 08859
Registration is required. Call Alaina Dowd at 732-727-0212 x-25.

Tea History and Etiquette
Saturday, July 30, 2016
Special program for Rutgers University – Cultural Education
Not open to the public.

 
Previously Scheduled Events
June 2016
 

The Jersey Tomato
Sunday, June 5, 2016
Time: 2:00 PM
New Providence Memorial Library, 377 Elkwood Ave., New Providence, NJ 07974-1837
For more information, call Lisa Florio at 908-665-0311. Program free and open to the PublicThis Horizons Speakers Bureau Program is offered by the New Jersey Council of the Humanities, a state partner of the National Endowment of the Humanities.

Blueberries – New Jersey’s Wonder Fruit
Tuesday, June 7, 2016
Time: 6:30 PM
Roselle Park Veterans Memorial Library, 404 Chestnut St., Roselle Park, NJ 07204. For more information, call Susan Calantone at 908-245-2456.  Program free and open to the PublicThis Horizons Speakers Bureau Program is offered by the New Jersey Council of the Humanities, a state partner of the National Endowment of the Humanities

Foods from the Bible
Monday, June 13, 2016
Closed Event.

Foods and Customs of the Caribbean Islands
Tuesday, June 15, 2016
For the residents of The Evergreens.

Fun and Food Along the Jersey Shore
Tuesday, June 21. 2016
Time: 7:00 PM
Cherry Hill Public Library, 1100 Kings Highway N., Cherry Hill, NJ 08034
For more information and to register call the library at 856-667-0300.

Ladies Luncheons, Cocktail Parties and Backyard
Grilling in the 1950s

Saturday, June 25, 2015
Time: 2:00 PM
Sayreville Public Library, 1050 Washington Rd., Sayreville, NJ 08859
Program open to Sayreville Public Library adult cardholders ONLY! Registration is required. Call Alaina Dowd at 732-727-0212 x-25.

 
Previously Scheduled Events
May 2016
 

Tea Knowledge – A Basic Tea Primer
Thursday, May 5, 2016
For: Members of The Chester Garden Club

Women and Tea in the Victorian Era

Saturday, May 7, 2015
Time: 1:30 PM
Warren County Library, 2 Shotwell Dr., Belvidere, NJ 07823 For more info call 908-475-6322.

Tea Traditions from Around the World

Tuesday, May 10, 2016
Time: 6:30 PM
Caldwell Public Library, 268 Bloomfield Ave., Caldwell, NJ 07006. For more info call 973-226-2837.

History of English Tea Traditions with Luncheon

Friday, May 13, 2016
For: The Senior Life Center at Sussex County Community College. Fully Booked.

Victorian Tea Customs and Etiquette
Part of “Victorian Games at Historic Smithville Park”  - Events run from 12:00 Noon to 4:00 PM.
Sunday, May 15, 2016 - Rain or Shine. Free to the Public.  
Victorian Tea Customs and Etiquette Program: 2 sessions 1:30 – 2:00 PM; 3:30 – 4:00 PM
Historic Smithville Park, 803 Smithville Rd., Eastampton, New Jersey 08060.

History of English Tea
Tuesday, May 17, 2016
Time: 1:00 PM
For: The residents of New Jersey Eastern Star

Life as a Domestic Servant
Wednesday, May 18, 2016
Time: 2:00 PM
Mt. Laurel Library, 100 Walt Whitman Ave., Mt. Laurel, NJ 08050 For more info call Adrian Alexander at 856-234-7319
x-342.

 
Previously Scheduled Events
April 2016
 

Favorite Foods and Libations of Past Presidential Families
Sunday, April 3, 2016
Time: 2:00 PM
Maywood Historical Advisory Committee: Held at the Senior Recreation Center, 145 West Magnolia Ave., Maywood, NJ 07607. Free and open to the public-for more information. For more information call Betty Fetzer at 201-470-2914.

Foods from the Bible
Saturday, April 9, 2016
Time: 1:00 PM
Prince of Peace Lutheran Church, 434 Aldrich Rd., Howell, NJ  07731
For more information call the church office at 732-363-0732.

Corn – Simply A-Maize-ing
Tuesday, April 12, 2016
Time: 7:30 PM
Hunterdon County Cultural and Heritage Commission Held at – Historic Hunterdon County Courthouse, 71 Main St., Flemington, NJ 08822.  For more information call 908-237-2010.
Program free and open to the PublicThis Horizons Speakers Bureau Program is offered by the New Jersey Council of the Humanities, a state partner of the National Endowment of the Humanities.

Tea and the Mad Hatter
Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 2:00 PM
Upper Dublin Public Library, 805 Loch Alsh Ave., Fort Washington, PA 19034 For more information and reservation call the library at 215-628-8744.

The New Jersey Greenwich Tea Party
Tuesday, April 19, 2016
Time: 1:00 PM
Georgian Court University, 900 Lakewood Ave., Lakewood, NJ 08701. Held at The Mansion.
Reservation required. Fee - $25.00 includes tea and light refreshments.
For more information and tickets call 732-987-2263.

 
Previously Scheduled Events
March 2016
 

Ireland – Tea, Food, and Folklore
Saturday, March 5, 2016
Time: 2:00 PM
Sayreville Public Library, 1050 Washington Rd., Sayreville, NJ 08859
Reservations required – Phone: 732-727-0212 X-25

Life as a Domestic Servant
Sunday, March 6, 2016
Time: 1:00 PM
Matawan-Aberdeen Public Library. 165 Main St., Matawan, NJ 07747  For more information call the library at 732-583-9100.

Life at an Edwardian Manor
Saturday, March 12, 20`16
Time: 2:00 PM
Bernardsville Public Library, 1 Anderson Hill Rd., Bernardsville, NJ 07924
For more information and reservations phone:908-766-6630.

Life at an Edwardian Manor
Sunday, March 13, 2016
Time:10:00 – 2:30 PM
Princeton Doll and Toy Museum Luncheon,  - “Dolls, Customs, and Fashions”  Titanic/Downton Abbey Era Held at  - Mercer Oaks County Club, 725 Village Rd. West, Princeton Junction, NJ Reservations required. Fee: $75.00 for program and luncheon: $125.00 program, luncheon, and souvenir doll. For more information call Virginia Aris at 609-333-8600

Life at an Edwardian Manor
Sunday, March 20, 2016
Time: 2:00 PM
Franklin Lakes Public Library, 470 De Korte Drive, Franklin Lakes, NJ 07417
For more information and reservations phone Donna Kurdock at 201-891-2224

 
Previously Scheduled Events
January/February 2016
 

Life as a Domestic Servant
Saturday, January 30, 2016
Time: 2:00 PM
Sayreville Public Library, 1050 Washington Rd., Sayreville, NJ 08859
Reservations required – Phone: 732-727-0212 x25

Life at an Edwardian Manor
Saturday, February 6, 2016
Time: 2:00 PM
Westfield Memorial Library, 550 E. Broad Street, Westfield, NJ 07090
For more information and reservations phone 908-789-4090.       

The African Influence in Foods
Thursday, February 18, 2015
Time: 7:30 PM
Barron Arts Center, 582 Rahway Ave., Woodbridge, NJ 07095
For more information and reservations phone 732-634-0413.

The Tea World in Africa
Saturday, February 20, 2016
Time: 2:00 PM
Sayreville Public Library, 1050 Washington Rd., Sayreville, NJ 08859
Strictly limited to 16 adults. Reservations required – Phone: 732-727-0212 x25

Life at an Edwardian Manor
Sunday, February 21, 2016
Time: 2:00 PM
Kinnelon Library, 132 Kinnelon Rd., Kinnelon, NJ 07405
For more information and reservations phone 973-838-1321.

Life as a Domestic Servant
Monday, February 22, 2016     Time: 7:00 PM
South River Library, South River, NJ 08882
For more information call the library at 732-254-2488.

Favorite Foods and Libations of Past Presidential Families
Wednesday, February 24, 2016
Time: 6:30 PM
Bound Brook Memorial Library, 410 E. High St., Bound Brook, NJ 08805
For more information phone the library at 732-356-0043.

 
Previously Scheduled Events
December 2015
 

Colonial and Victorian Christmas Customs
Wednesday, December 2, 2015
Time: 2:00 PM
Middlesex Public Library, 1300 Mountain Ave., Middlesex, NJ 08846 For more information call the library at 732-356-6602.

Winter Holidays
Thursday, December 3, 2015
Time: 7:00 PM
Bernards Township Library, 32 S. Maple Ave., Basking Ridge, NJ 07920
For more information  call the library at 908-204-3031.

Colonial and Victorian Christmas Customs
Saturday, December 5, 2015
Time: 2:00 PM
Sayreville Public Library, 1050 Washington Rd., Sayreville, NJ 08859
Program fully booked. WAITING LIST ONLY!

Colonial and Victorian Christmas Customs
Monday, December 14, 2014
Time: 11:00 AM
Georgian Court University, 900 Lakewood Ave., Lakewood, NJ 08701. Fee $35.00. Lunch following the presentation.
Phone 732-987-2263. Program fully booked. WAITNG LIST ONLY!

Winter Holidays
Wednesday, December 16, 2015
Time: 2:00 PM
Brick Branch Library, 301 Chambers Bridge Rd., Brick, NJ 08723
For more information and reservations call the library at 732-477-4513

Colonial and Victorian Christmas Customs

Tuesday, December, 22, 2015
For the residents of New Jersey Eastern Star.

 
Previously Scheduled Events
November 2015
 

Life as a Domestic Servant
Thursday, November 5, 2015     Two seatings 4:00 PM and 7:00 PM
One Steep at a Thyme tearoom, 170 Gatzmer Ave., Jamesburg, NJ 08831 Phone 732-641-2570
Program and multi-course meal $47.95 per person. Fully booked – both seatings.

Tea Traditions Around the World
Saturday, November 7, 2015
For: Holiday Village East

Tea and The Mad Hatter
Monday, November 9, 2015      Time:6:30 PM
Bound Brook Memorial Library, 410 E. High St., Bound Brook, NJ 08805 Registration required - call the library at 732-356-0043.

Exploring African Teas – (GCUL 000-01)
Saturday November 14, 2015 10:00 AM -12:30 PM
Come explore the teas and tisanes from Africa!!  The teas will be complimented with a variety of treats made by a Middlesex County Chef. Please join us for this very special tea day.
Middlesex County College, 2600 Woodbridge Ave., Edison, NJ 08818.  Reservations required
Phone 732-906-2556. Fee: $40.00 includes talk, cooking demo by a MCC chef and tasty treats!

Life at an Edwardian Manor  
Sunday, November 15, 2015      Time:2:00 PM
Piscataway Public Library, John F. Kennedy Memorial Library, 500 Hoes Lane, Piscataway, NJ 08854
For more information and reservations call the library at 732-463-1633.

The Expressive Apron
Saturday, November 21, 2015    Time:1:00 PM
Catherine Dickson Hofman Branch Library, 4 Lambert Rd., Blairstown, NJ 07824
For more information and reservations call the library at 908-362-8335.

The New Jersey Cranberry
Tuesday, November 24, 2015     Time: 10:15 AM
Wilf Jewish Community Campus, JCC of Central NJ, 1391 Martine Ave., Scotch Plains, NJ 07076
Program for members is free. Lunch following program for members is $3.75
Program for non-members is $5.00. Program and lunch for non-members -$8.00.
For more information and reservations call 908-889-8800 x-207 or x-214

 
Previously Scheduled Events
October 2015
 

The New Jersey Cranberry  
Saturday, October 3, 2015   Time: 1:00 PM
55 Kip Center, 55 Kip Ave., Rutherford, NJ 07070 For info call Cathy Baviello at 201-460-1600.
Program free and open to the PublicThis Horizons Speakers Bureau Program is offered by the New Jersey Council of the Humanities, a state partner of the National Endowment of the Humanities.

Apples – Dumplings Cider and Jack   
Saturday, October 10. 2015
For: Essex County Master Gardeners

Remedies from the Kitchen  
Friday, October 13, 2015  Time: 7:00 PM
Woodbridge Public Library, 1 George Frederick Plaza, Woodbridge, NJ 07095 For more information call April Kane at 732-634-4450 x-7128.

The New Jersey Cranberry   
Thursday, October 15, 2015  Time: 7:00 PM
Scotch Plains Public Library, 1927 Bartle Ave., Scotch Plains, NJ 07076 For more information call Pamela Brooks at 908-322-5007 x-204. Program free and open to the PublicThis Horizons Speakers Bureau Program is offered by the New Jersey Council of the Humanities, a state partner of the National Endowment of the Humanities.

Tea and the Mad Hatter   
Saturday, October 17, 2015  Time: 2:00 PM
Hunterdon County Library, 314 State Route 12, Flemington, NJ 08822 For more information and reservations call Jennifer Winberry at 908-788-1420.

Tea Traditions Around the World    
Thursday, October 22, 2015   Time:1:00 PM
Georgian Court University, 900 Lakewood Ave., Lakewood, NJ 08701 Held at: McCauley Heritage Ctr.
Fee: $20.00 Tea and light refreshments will be served. Reservations required. Call 732-987-2263.

Favorite Foods and Libations of Past Presidential Families
Friday, October 23, 2015
For: Rossmoor’s New Jersey Club

Remedies from the Kitchen   
Saturday, October 24, 2015 at 2:00 PM 
Sayreville Public Library, 1050 Washington Rd., Sayreville, NJ 08859 Reservations required.
For more information and reservations call Alaina Dowd at 732-727-0212 x-25

NJ’s Agricultural, Inventions, Innovations, & Discoveries
Thursday, October 29, 2015 at 1:30PM
West Deptford Free Pubic Library, 420 Crown Point Rd., West Deptford, NJ 08086
For more info and reservations phone the library at 856-845-5593.

 
Previously Scheduled Events
September 2015
 

Tea and the Mad Hatter
Sunday, September 20, 2015
Time: 2:00 PM
West Caldwell Library, 20 Clinton Rd., West Caldwell, NJ 07006
This is an adult program. For more information and reservation phone Ethan Galvin at 973-226-5441.

Apples – Dumplings, Cider, and Jack
Wednesday, September 23, 2015
Time: 7:30 PM
Pilesgrove-Woodstown Historical Society Held at: Friends Village, 1 Friends Drive, Woodstown, NJ  For more information and reservations call Marie Haaf at 856-769-3568.

Tea and the Mad Hatter
Friday, September 25, 2015
Time: 2:00 PM
Monroe Township Public Library, 4 Municipal Plaza, Monroe Township, NJ 08831
This is an adult program. For more information and reservations call Monica Teixeira at 732-521-5001.

Tea and the Mad Hatter
Sunday, September 27, 2015
Time: 2:00 PM
Monmouth County Library Eastern Branch, 1001 Rt. 35 Shrewsbury, NJ 07702
This is an adult program. For more information call Kim Avagliano at 7732-683-8980.

Rutgers 250th – Taste of Culinary History
Wednesday, September 30, 2015
Rutgers University students have an opportunity to take a 10 week culinary history seminar. I have been invited to be a guest speaker for one of the classes and to give a presentation on the history of tea, etiquette, and how to properly prepare and serve this historic and important beverage.

 

 
Previously Scheduled Events
August 2015
 

 

The Jersey Tomato
Monday, August 3, 2015 at 2:00 PM
Mt. Laurel Library, 100 Walt Whitman Ave., Mt. Laurel, NJ 08050 For more information and reservations call the library at 856-234-7319.

Women and Tea in the Victorian Era
Friday, August 7, 2015 at 1:15 PM – WAITING LIST ONLY
Fair Lawn Senior Center, 11-05 Gardiner Rd., Fairlawn, NJ  07410
For more information phone Karin Krankel at 201-796-1191.

History of English Tea
Monday, August 10, 2015
For the residents of Chelsea at Bridgewater.

The Jersey Tomato
 Tuesday, August 11, 2015 at 2:00 PM
Sayreville Public Library, 1050 Washington Rd., Sayreville, NJ 08859
Reservations required. For more information and to reserve call Alaina Dowd at 732-727-0212 x-25.

Corn –Simply A-Maize-ing
Thursday, August 13, 2015 at 7:30 PM
Hunterdon County Cultural and Heritage Commission.  Held at Historic Hunterdon County Courthouse, 71 Main St., Flemington, NJ 08822. For more information call Carrie Fellows at 908-237-2010.
 Program free and open to the PublicThis Horizons Speakers Bureau Program is offered by the New Jersey Council of the Humanities, a state partner of the National Endowment of the Humanities.

Life at an Edwardian Manor
Wednesday, August 19, 2015
For Princeton Windrows Residents.

Peachy-keen in New Jersey
Thursday, August 20, 2015 at 7:00 PM
Fanwood Memorial Library, 14 Tillotson Rd., Fanwood, NJ 07023. For more information call Carol Campell at 908-322-9179. Program free and open to the PublicThis Horizons Speakers Bureau Program is offered by the New Jersey Council of the Humanities, a state partner of the National Endowment of the Humanities.

 
Previously Scheduled Events
July 2015
 

The Asian Tea Experience – China & Japan
Thursday, July 9, 2015
Time: 7:00 PM
Clark Public Library, 303 Westfield Ave., Clark, NJ 07066
For more info phone the library at 732-388-5999.

Tea and the Mad Hatter
Tuesday, July 14, 2015
Time: 2:00 PM
Sayreville Public Library, 1050 Washington Rd., Sayreville, NJ 08856
Reservations required. For more information and reservations call Alaina Dowd at 732-727-0212 x-25.

The Jersey Tomato
Thursday, July 16, 2015
Time: 6:30 PM
Ridgewood Public Library, 125. N. Maple Ave., Ridgewood, NJ 07450
For more information phone Antoinettte Mathes at 201-670-5600 x-123
Program free and open to the PublicThis Horizons Speakers Bureau Program is offered by the New Jersey Council of the Humanities, a state partner of the National Endowment of the Humanities.

Tea and the Mad Hatter
Saturday, July 25, 2015
Time: 12:30 PM
Roxbury Public Library, 103 Main St., Succasunna, NJ 07875
For more information and reservation please phone Sue Unger at 973-584-2400 x-114.

Blueberries – New Jersey’s Wonder Fruit
Wednesday, July 29, 2015
Time: 12:30 PM
Fair Lawn Senior Center, 11-05 Gardiner Rd., Fairlawn, NJ  07410
For more information phone Karin Krankel at 201-796-1191.
Program free and open to the PublicThis Horizons Speakers Bureau Program is offered by the New Jersey Council of the Humanities, a state partner of the National Endowment of the Humanities.

 
Previously Scheduled Events
June 2015
 

New Jersey’s Agricultural Inventions, Innovations, and Discoveries
Tuesday, June 2, 2015
Time: 7:00 PM
Hunterdon County Library, 314 State Route 12, Flemington, NJ  08822
For more information and reservations phone the library at 908-788-1444.

Life at an Edwardian Manor
Thursday, June 11, 2015
Time:6:30 PM
Cherry Hill Public Library, 1100 Kings Highway N., Cherry Hill, NJ 08034
For more information phone the library at 856-667-0300.

Tea and the Mad Hatter
Saturday, June 13, 2015
Time: 11:00 AM
Cedar Grove Public Library, 1 Municipal Plaza, Cedar Grove, NJ 07009
For more information phone the library at 973-239-1447.

Blueberries – New Jersey’s Wonder Fruit
Wednesday, June 17, 2015
For: Brunswick Women’s Connection

Blueberries – New Jersey’s Wonder Fruit
Thursday, June 18, 2015
Time: 12:00 Noon
Elizabeth Free Library, 11 S. Broad St., Elizabeth, NJ  07202.  For more information phone the library at 908-354-6060 x-7253.
Program free and open to the PublicThis Horizons Speakers Bureau Program is offered by the New Jersey Council of the Humanities, a state partner of the National Endowment of the Humanities.

Strawberry Fields in New Jersey
Saturday, June 20, 2015
Time: 11:00 AM   
North Arlington Public Library, 210 Ridge Rd., North Arlington, NJ  07031.
For information call the library at 201-955-5640.


It is time to pick your own fruits and vegetables!
To find a farm near your area go to
www.pickyourown.org/NJ

 
Previously Scheduled Events
May 2015
 

Asian Tea Experience – China & Japan
Saturday, May 2, 2015 at 2:00 PM
Ocean County Library, 290 Mathistown Rd., Little Egg Harbor, NJ 08087
Reservations required. For more information and reservations phone the library at 609-294-1197.

Strawberry Fields in New Jersey
Tuesday, May 5, 2015 at 1:00 PM
Fairfield Public Library, 261 Hollywood Ave., Fairfield, NJ 07004. For more info phone the library at 973-227-3575.

Tea and the Mad Hatter
Thursday, May 7, 2015 at 4:00 PM
Monmouth County Library, 125 Symmes Dr., Manalapan, NJ 07726
For more info phone the library at 732-431-7220 x7242. Light refreshments will be served.

Japanese Tea (GCUL – 384-01)
Saturday, May 9, 2015 10:00 AM – 12:30 PM
Come explore the distinctive taste of tea from Japan. You will learn about the Japanese tea ceremony and the special tea used for the ceremony. The teas will be complimented with a variety of treats made by a Middlesex County Chef. Please join us for this very special tea day.
Middlesex County College, 2600 Woodbridge Ave., Edison, NJ 08818.  Reservations required
Phone 732-906-2556. Fee: $40.00 includes talk, cooking demo by a MCC chef and tasty treats!

Victorian Tea Customs and Etiquette
Part of “Victorian Games at Historic Smithville Park” Events run from Noon to 4:00 PM. Rain or Shine.
Sunday, May 17, 2015  Time: 3 sessions 1:30 – 2:00 PM; 2:30 – 3:00 PM; 3:30 – 4:00 PM
Free to the Public   Historic Smithville Park, 803 Smithville Rd., Eastampton, New Jersey 08060.

Tea and Etiquette
Tuesday, May 19, 2015   
For the residents of New Jersey’s Eastern Star

Fun and Food Along the Jersey Shore
Thursday, May 21, 2015 at 7:00 PM
Clark Public Library, 303 Westfield Ave., Clark, NJ 07066, For more info phone the library at 732-388-5999.

Women and Tea in the Victorian Era
Saturday, May 30, 2015 at 2:00 PM
Bordentown Library, 18 East Union St., Bordentown, NJ 08505 For more info call the library at 609-298-0622.

Life at an Edwardian Manor
Thursdays, May 28, 2015 at 7:00 PM
One Steep at a Thyme Tea Room at 170 Gatzmer Ave. Jamesburg, NJ  is hosting a Downton Abbey Tea featuring an “Upstairs” and “Downstairs” inspired menu and I will present my “Life at an Edwardian Manor” program. The cost is $54.95 plus tax and gratuity. Reservations required – Phone 732-641-2570. Period costumes are encouraged but not required!

 
Previously Scheduled Events
April 2015
 

Life at an Edwardian Manor
Thursday, April 2, 2015
Time: 2:00 PM
Mount Laurel Library, 100 Walt Whitman Ave., Mt. Laurel, NJ 08030
For more information call the library at 856-234-7319

The Jersey Tomato
Saturday, April 11, 2015
For: The Essex County Master Gardeners

Blueberries – New Jersey’s Wonder Fruit
Thursday, April 16, 2015
Time:6:30 PM
Hackettstown Public Library, 110 Church St., Hackettstown, NJ
For more info phone the library at 908-852-4936.
Program free and open to the PublicThis Horizons Speakers Bureau Program is offered by the New Jersey Council of the Humanities, a state partner of the National Endowment of the Humanities.

Life at an Edwardian Manor
Friday, April 17, 2015
Time: 7:00PM
Whippanong Library, 1000 Route 10, Whippany, NJ 07981. For more info and reservations call 973-428-2460.

Life at an Edwardian Manor
Wednesday, April 22, 2015
Time: 11:30 AM
Georgian Court University, 900 Lakewood Ave., Lakewood, NJ 08701 Held at the Mansion.
Fee: $35.00 includes light lunch. Phone: 732-987-2263. WAITING LIST ONLY.

Tea and The Mad Hatter
Celebrating the 150th Anniversary of Lewis Carroll’s ‘Alice’ books
Saturday, April 25, 2015
Time: 12:00 Noon
Warren County Library, 2 Shotwell Dr., Belvidere, NJ 07823
For more information and reservation call the library at 908-475-6322.

 
Previously Scheduled Events
March 2015
 

Life at an Edwardian Manor
Saturday, March 7, 2015 at 2:00 PM
Sayreville Public Library, 1050 Washington Rd., Sayreville, NJ 08856
Please bring a teacup and saucer. You are invited to dress as one of your favorite Downton Abbey characters.
For more information and reservations call Alaina Dowd at 732-727-0212 x-25. Waiting List Only.

Ireland – Tea, Food, and Folklore
Monday, March 9, 2015    For the members of the Women’s Club of Westfield, Inc.

Blueberries – New Jersey’s Wonder Fruit
Tuesday, March 10, 2015 at 7:00 PM
For: The Genealogical Society of Salem County
Held at: Friends Village, 1 Friends Drive, Woodstown, NJ   .For more info – programs@gsscnj.org.
Program free and open to the PublicThis Horizons Speakers Bureau Program is offered by the New Jersey Council of the Humanities, a state partner of the National Endowment of the Humanities.

Ireland – Tea, Food, and Folklore
Saturday, March 14, 2015 at 12:00 Noon
Warren County Library, 2 Shotwell Dr., Belvidere, NJ 07823  For more information or reservations call Jane Endrizzi at 908-475-6322.

Ireland – Tea, Food, and Folklore
Tuesday, March 17, 2015 at 2:00 PM
Brick Library, 301 Chambers Bridge Rd., Brick, NJ 08723 For more info call Taya Petino at 732-477-4513.

Ireland – Tea, Food, and Folklore
Thursday, March 19, 2015 at 11:30 AM
Casino Ballroom at Georgian Court University, 900 Lakewood Ave., Lakewood, NJ 08701
Fee: $35.00 – A light lunch will be served. Reservations required: Phone – 732-987-2263.

Women and Tea in the Victorian Era
Monday, March 23, 2015 at 3:00 PM
Plumstead Branch Library, 119 Evergreen Rd., New Egypt, NJ 08533
For more information and reservations call the library at 609-758-7888.

The Jersey Tomato
Wednesday, March 25, 2015 at 10:00 AM
For: The Villagers of Allentown Held at: Allentown First Aid, 70 Walker St., Allentown, NJ
For more information call Elizabeth Day at 609-259-3079. Program free and open to the PublicThis Horizons Speakers Bureau Program is offered by the New Jersey Council of the Humanities, a state partner of the National Endowment of the Humanities.

Blueberries – New Jersey’s Wonder Fruit
Saturday, March 28, 2015 at 1:00 PM
Washington Township Free Public Library, 37 E. Springtown Rd., Long Valley, NJ
Program free and open to the PublicThis Horizons Speakers Bureau Program is offered by the New Jersey Council of the Humanities, a state partner of the National Endowment of the Humanities.

 
Previously Scheduled Events
January/February 2015
 

Life at an Edwardian Manor
Friday, January 9, 2015 at 1:00 PM
Free Public Library of Audubon, 239 Oakland Ave., Audubon, NJ 08106
For more information and reservations phone 856-547-8686.

Life at an Edwardian Manor
Saturday, January 17, 2015 at 1:00 PM
Berkeley Branch, Library of the Ocean County Library, 30 Station Rd., Bayville, NJ 08721
For more information and reservations call Marie Goione at 732-269-2144.
 
Life at an Edwardian Manor

Saturday, January 24, 2015 at 2:00 PM

Notice: Because of the threat of inclement weather this date, the program is postponed until Saturday, March 7 at 2:00 PM. We apologize for any inconvenience. Sayreville Public Library and I want you all to be safe and warm!!

Sayreville Public Library, 1050 Washington Rd., Sayreville, NJ 08856
Please bring a teacup and saucer. You are invited to dress as one of your favorite Downton Abbey characters.
For more information and reservations call Alaina Dowd at 732-727-0212 x-25.

Valentine’s Day – Tea, Flowers, Fans, and Chocolate
February 8, 2015 at 1:30 PM
For the South Jersey Unit of the Herb Society held at: Franklin Township Library, 1584 Coles Mill Rd., Franklinville, NJ. For more information call Joan McGuinness at 856-468-6280. Open to the public.

Valentine’s Day – Tea, Flowers, Fans, and Chocolate
Thursday, February 12, 2015
For the residents of The Evergreens.

Women and Tea in the Victorian Era
Program postponed because of weather! The new date is Saturday, May 30, 2015 at 2 PM.
Saturday, February 21, 2015 at 2:00 PM
Bordentown Library, 18 East Union St., Bordentown, NJ 08505
For more information and reservations call Suzie Freedman at 609-298-0622.

Winter Holidays
Sunday, February 22, 2014 at 1:00 PM
Matawan-Aberdeen Public Library, 165 Main St., Matawan, NJ 07747
For more information call Jill Stafford at 732-583-9100.

Ireland – Tea, Food, and Folklore
Saturday, February 28, 2015 at 2:00 PM
Wall Public Library, 2700 Allaire Rd., Wall, NJ 07719
For more information cal the library at 732-449-8877.

 
Previously Scheduled Events
December 2014
 

Christmas Traditions Around the World
Tuesday, December 2, 2015
For the residents of The Evergreens

Colonial and Victorian Christmas Customs
Wednesday, December 3, 2014 at 2:00 PM
Middlesex Public Library, 1300 Mountain Ave., Middlesex, NJ 08846
For more information call the library at 732-356-6602.

Life at an Edwardian Manor
Thursday, December 4, 2014 at 7:00 PM
Hunterdon County Library, 314 State Route 12, Flemington, NJ 08822
For more information and reservations call Jennifer Winberry at 908-788-1444.

 Winter Holidays
Saturday, December 6, 2014 at 2:00 PM
Sayreville Public Library, 1050 Washington Rd., Sayreville, NJ 08856
For more information and reservations call Alaina Dowd at 732-727-0212 x-25.

Colonial and Victorian Christmas Customs
Tuesday, December 9, 2014 at 1:00 PM
Fairfield Public Library, 261 Hollywood Ave., Fairfield, NJ 07004
For more information call Jaime O’Donnell at 973-227-3575.

 Christmas Traditions Around the World
Wednesday, December 10, 2014
For the residents of New Jersey Eastern Star

Life at an Edwardian Manor
Friday, December 12, 2014 at 1:00 PM
Monroe Township Public Library, 4 Municipal Plaza, Monroe Township, NJ 08831
For more information and reservations call Monica Teixeira at 732-521-5001.

Colonial and Victorian Christmas Customs
Saturday, December 13, 2014 at 11:00 AM
North Arlington Public Library, 210 Ridge Rd., North Arlington, NJ 07031.
For more information and reservations call Kristin Nelson at 201-955-5640.

Winter Holidays
Sunday, December 14, 2014 at 1:00 PM
Matawan-Aberdeen Public Library, 165 Main St., Matawan, NJ 07747
For more information call Jill Stafford at 732-583-9100.

Colonial and Victorian Christmas Customs
Monday, December 15, 2014
For the residents of Chelsea at Bridgewater

 
Previously Scheduled Events
November 2014
 

A Black Tea Journey (GCUL 341-01)
Saturday, November 1, 2014   Time 10:00 AM – 12:30 PM
Come explore the unique taste of black tea from the unique flavors and aroma of China’s Yunnan and Keemun teas to the spicy Masala Chai from India to teatime in Germany’s Ostfriesland area and their particular way of preparing tea. The teas will be complimented with a variety of treats made by a Middlesex County Chef. Please join us for this very special tea day.
Middlesex County College, 2600 Woodbridge Ave., Edison, NJ 08818.  Reservations required
Phone 732-906-2556. Fee: $40.00 includes talk, cooking demo by a MCC chef and tasty treats!

Foods from the Bible
Wednesday, November 5, 2014  For: Homebound Ministry at Zion Church

Life at an Edwardian Manor
Saturday, November 8, 2014  Time: 2:00 PM
Denville Public Library, 121 Diamond Spring Rd., Denville, NJ 07834 For more info call – 973-627-6555.

On Monday, November 10, 2014  I will be presenting two different programs at the Foster and Muriel McCarl Coverlet Gallery at St. Vincent College. 300 Fraser Purchase Rd., Latrobe, PA 15650
History of English Tea  Talk, Tea Luncheon and Etiquette
Time: 12:00 Noon  Fee - $35.00. Reservations required. Call Lauren Churilla at 724-805-2188
Early American Beverages
Time:  6:00 PM  Fee - $5.00 Reservations required. Call Lauren Churilla at 724-805-2188

The New Jersey Greenwich Tea Party
Saturday, November 15, 2014  Two Programs
11:00 AM – Catherine Dickson Hofman Library, 4 Lambert Rd., Blairstown, NJ 07824
Contact : Marilyn Grandin 908-362-8335
1:30 PM NE Branch of Warren County Library,40 US 46 W. Hackettstown, NJ 07840
Contact: Lorraine Bloom 908-813-3858

The Asian Tea Experience
Monday, November 17, 2014  Time: 7:00 PM
Phoenixville Public Library, 183 Second Ave., Phoenixville, PA 19460
For more information and reservations call Mark Pinto at 610-933-3013.

The New Jersey Cranberry
Thursday, November 20, 2014  Time:7:30 PM
Somerset Hills Historical Society – Held at The Brick Academy, 15 W. Oak St.. Basking Ridge, NJ 07920
Program free and open to the Public.  This Horizons Speakers Bureau Program is offered by the New Jersey Council of the Humanities, a state partner of the National Endowment of the Humanities

Life at an Edwardian Manor
Saturday, November 22, 2014  Time: 1:00 PM
Roxbury Public Library, 103 Main  St., Succasunna, NJ 07875
For more information call the library at 973-584-2400.

 
Previously Scheduled Events
October 2014
 

Life at an Edwardian Manor - Talk and Tea Luncheon
Thursday, October 9, 2014 at Georgian Court University, 900 Lakewood Ave, Lakewood, NJ 08701
Program Filled. Waiting List Only. Phone 732-987-2281.

Apples – Dumplings, Cider and Jack
Saturday, October 11, 2014   Time: 2:00 PM
Sayreville Public Library, 1050 Washington St., Sayreville, NJ 08859
For more information and reservations call Alaina Dowd at 732-727-0212 x- 25.

The Simple Path of Mindfulness
Cultivate mindfulness starting with a cup of tea then exploring calligraphy, poetry and art.
Tuesday, October 14, 2014   Time: 12:00 Noon to 3:00 PM
Georgian Court University, 900 Lakewood Ave., Lakewood, NJ 08701
$30.00 for MILL member ; $55.00 for non-MILL member.
Pre-registration required – Phone 732-987-2263.

The Jersey Tomato
Saturday, October 18, 2014   For the New Jersey State Grange.

The New Jersey Cranberry
Tuesday, October 21, 2014    For: the residents of The Evergreens.

The New Jersey Cranberry
Wednesday, October 22, 2014  at 4:00 PM
Family and Consumer Sciences and Home Economics Professionals of South Jersey Held at Rutgers Cooperative Extension, 2 Academy Dr.,Westampton, NJ  For more information call Rose at 609-784-8387. Program free and open to the Public. - This Horizons Speakers Bureau Program is offered by the New Jersey Council of the Humanities, a state partner of the National Endowment of the Humanities.

Life at an Edwardian Manor
Saturday, October 25, 2014  Two programs.
11:00 AM at South County Regional Branch Library, 35 Coopers Folly Rd., Atco, NJ 08004
For more information and reservations call Diana Joniec at 856-753-2537.
2:00 PM at Allan Vogelson Regional Branch Library 203 Laurel Rd., Voorhees, NJ 08043
            For more information and reservations call Rosemary Scalese at 856-772-1636.

Tea and the Mad Hatter
Monday, October 27, 2014
For the New Jersey Association of   School Librarians.

 
Previously Scheduled Events
August_September 2014
 

Corn-Simply A-Maize-ing
Tuesday, August 5, 2014
For the residents of Wiley Christian Retirement Community

Corn-Simply A-Maize-ing
August 11, 2014
For the residents of Chelsea at Bridgewater

Corn: An A-maize-ing Crop
Wednesday, August 13, 2014
Time: 6:30 PM – 9:00 PM
Middlesex County College, 2600Woodbridge Ave., Edison, NJ 08818 Reservations required – phone 732-906-2556. Fee:$40.00 includes talk, cooking demo by a MCC chef and tasty treats!

Tea Traditions from Many Lands
Saturday, September 6, 2014
Time:1:00 PM
Well Sweep Herb Farm, 205 Mt. Bethel Rd., Port Murray, NJ 07865
Fee. - $30.00  Tea and refreshments follow the presentation. Registration required  Phone: 908-852-5390.

Blueberries – New Jersey’s Wonder Fruit
Thursday, September 11, 2014    
Time: 7:00 PM
Allentown Garden Club Held at: Allentown Methodist Church, 23 Church St., Allentowm NJ For more information call Nancy Clayton at 609-213-5733.  Program free and open to the Public. - This Horizons Speakers Bureau Program is offered by the New Jersey Council of the Humanities, a state partner of the National Endowment of the Humanities.

The Jersey Tomato
Sunday, September 14, 2014  
Time: 2:00 PM
Montclair Historical Society, 108 Orange Rd, Montclair, NJ For more information call Angelica Diggs at 973-744-1796. Program free and open to the Public. - This Horizons Speakers Bureau Program is offered by the New Jersey Council of the Humanities, a state partner of the National Endowment of the Humanities.

Peach-keen in New Jersey
Wednesday, September 17, 2014  
Time: 1:30 PM
West Deptford Free Public Library, 420 Crown Point Rd., West Deptford, NJ 08086
For more information call Cheryl Rheiner at 856-845-5593.

The New Jersey Greenwich Tea Party
September 23, 2014 
Time 7:30 PM
Barron Art Center, 582 Rahway Avenue, Woodbridge, NJ 07095
For more info and reservations call 731-634-0413.

 
Previously Scheduled Events
July 2014
 

The New Jersey Greenwich Tea Party
Tuesday, July 8, 2014
For the residents of The Evergreens

Blueberries – New Jersey’s Wonder Fruit
Wednesday, July 9, 2014
Time: 2:00 PM
Fairfield Public Library, 261 Hollywood Ave., Fairfield, NJ 07004 
For more information call 973-227-3575.

New Jersey – Tomato Country
Wednesday, July 16, 2014
Time:6:30 PM – 9:00 PM
Program Two of “Celebrate the Agriculture Bounty of New Jersey
Held at Middlesex County College, 2600 Woodbridge Ave., Edison, NJ  08818
Fee:$40.00 includes talk, cooking demo by a MCC chef and tasty treats!
Reservations required – phone 732-906-2556.
Program 3 – “Corn: An A-maize-ing Crop” GCUL 326 -01: August, 13.  6:30 – 9:00 PM $40.00

Blueberries – New Jersey’s Wonder Fruit
Tuesday, July 22, 2014
For the residents of Wiley Christian Retirement Community

The Jersey Tomato
Wednesday, July 23, 2014
Time: 1:00 PM.
LBI Ocean County Library, 217 S. Central Ave., Surf City, NJ 08008  Sponsored by the Friends of the Library. For more info call – 609-494-2480.

The Jersey Tomato
Saturday, July 26, 2014
Time: 12:00 Noon
Long Hill Township Public Library, 917 Valley Rd., Gillette, NJ 07933 For more information call Marygrace Luderitz at 908-647-2088.Program free and open to the Public. - This Horizons Speakers Bureau Program is offered by the New Jersey Council of the Humanities, a state partner of the National Endowment of the Humanities

 
Previously Scheduled Events
June 2014
 

Life at an Edwardian Manor
Sunday, June 1, 2014  Time: 2:00 PM  Evesham Library, 984 Tuckerton Rd., Marlton, NJ 08053 For more information and reservations call 856-983-1444.

Food and Fun Along the New Jersey Shore
Tuesday, June 3, 2014 for the residents of Wiley Christian Retirement Community

Strawberry Fields in New Jersey
Saturday, June 7, 2014  Time: 1:00 PM. Ocean County Library, 290 Mathistown Rd., Little Egg Harbor, New Jersey 08087. For more information and reservations call Leslie Karvan at 609-294-1197.

Food and Fun Along the New Jersey Shore
Wednesday, June 11, 2014  Time: 1:30 PM.  West Deptford Free Public Library, 420 Crown Point Rd., West Deptford, NJ 08086 For more information and reservations call 856-845-5593.

Food and Fun Along the New Jersey Shore
Saturday, June 14, 2014  Time: 2:00 PM  Robbinsville Branch Library, 42 Robbinsville-Allentown Rd., Robbinsville, NJ 08691 For more information and reservations call Ilene Zutty at 609-259-2150.

Remedies from the Kitchen
Monday, June 16, 2014  Time: 2:00PM  Fairfield Public Library, 261 Hollywood Ave., Fairfield, NJ 07004 For more information and reservations call Cynthia Robbins at 973-227-3575.

Strawberry Fields in New Jersey
Tuesday, June 17, 2014  For the residents at Chelsea at Forsgate
                                                                                
Blueberries the Healthy Wonder
Wednesday, June 18, 2014  Time:6:30 PM – 9:00 PM Program One of  “Celebrate the Agriculture Bounty of New Jersey” Held at Middlesex County College, 2600 Woodbridge Ave., Edison, NJ  08818 Fee:$40.00 includes talk, cooking demo by a MCC chef and tasty treats! Reservations required – phone 732-906-2556.
Program 2 – “Tomato Country” GCUL 325- 01: July 16th  6:30 -9::00 PM  $40.00
Program 3 – “Corn: An A-maize-ing Crop” GCUL 326 -01:August  13.  6:30 – 9:00 PM $40.00

The New Jersey Greenwich Tea Party
Thursday, June 19, 2014  Time: 4:00 PM Monmouth County Library, 125 Symmes Dr. Manalapan, NJ  07726.

History of English Tea
June 21, 2014  Time:11:00 AM Warren County Library, 2 Shotwell Dr., Belvidere, NJ 07823 For more information and reservations call Jane Endrizzi at 908-475-6322.

Strawberry Fields in New Jersey
 Wednesday, June 25, 2014  for the residents of NJ Eastern Star.

 
Previously Scheduled Events
May 2014
 

Life at an Edwardian Manor
Saturday, May 3, 2014 at 2:00 PM  Ocean County Library, 290 Mathistown Rd., Little Egg Harbor, New Jersey 08087. For more information and reservations call Leslie Karvan at 609-294-1197.

Women and Tea in the Victorian Era

Sunday, May 4, 2014  Time: 2:00 PM. Georgian Court University,  Held at - Casino Ballroom,  900 Lakewood Ave., Lakewood, NJ 08701 Fee:$20.00 Reservations required. Light refreshments served. For reservations - 732-987-2263.

Blueberries – New Jersey’s Wonder Fruit
Wednesday, May 7, 2014 at 7:00 PM. Lambert Castle, 3 Valley Rd., Paterson, NJ 07503. For more information and reservations call Heather Cunningham at 973-247-0085 x-207. Program free and open to the Public. - This Horizons Speakers Bureau Program is offered by the New Jersey Council of the Humanities, a state partner of the National Endowment of the Humanities.

History of English Tea

Thursday, May 8, 2014
For: Newcomers of Colt’s Neck

History of English Tea
Friday, May 9, 2014
For: The residents of Washington Estates

Tea along the Asian Pacific Rim
Saturday, May 10, 2014 at 2:00 PM  Sayreville Public Library, 1050 Washington Rd., Sayreville, NJ 08859  Limited to 20 attendees. For reservations call Alaina Dowd at 732-727-0212 x-25.

Strawberry Fields in New Jersey
Saturday, May 17 at 2:00 PM Millburn Library, 200 Glen Ave., Millburn, NJ 07041. For more information call 973-376-1006.

Victorian Tea Customs and Etiquette
Part of “Victorian Games at Historic Smithville Park” Events run from Noon to 4:00 PM
Sunday, May 18, 2013  Time: 3 sessions 1:30 – 2:00 PM; 2:30 – 3:00 PM; 3:30 – 4:00 PM
Free to the Public   Historic Smithville Park, 803 Smithville Rd., Eastampton, New Jersey 08060

Tea along the Asian Pacific Rim
Tuesday, May 20, 2014 at 2:00 PM  Brick Branch Library, 301 Chambers Bridge Rd., Brick, NJ 08723 For more information and reservations call 732-477-4513.

Life at an Edwardian Manor
Thursday, May 22, 2014 at 7:00 PM Clark Public Library, 303 Westfield Ave., Clark, NJ 07077 For more information and reservations call Erin Coffey at 732-388-5999.

Tea in Korea and Viet Nam
Thursday, May 29, 2014
For: Morristown Science Academy at Morristown High School

Strawberry Fields in New Jersey
Saturday, May 31, 2014 at 1:00 Warren County Library, 2 Shotwell Dr., Belvidere, NJ 07823 For more information and reservations call Jane Endrizzi at 908-475-6322

 
Previously Scheduled Events
April 2014
 

Tea, Flowers and Fans
Tuesday, April 1, 2014
Time: 7:00 PM
South River Library, 55 Appleby Ave., South River, NJ 08882
For more information and reservations call Kate Russo at 732-254-2488.

Life at an Edwardian Manor
Thursday, April 3, 2014
Time: 2:00 PM
For: The Friends of the Red Mill Museum

Eating and Drinking Customs During the Civil War
Saturday, April 5, 2014
Time: 2:00 PM
Old Bridge Public Library, One Old Bridge Plaza, Old Bridge, NJ 088857
For more information and reservations call Dena price at 732-721-5600 x-5039.

Tea and the Mad Hatter
Wednesday, April 9, 2014
Time: 2:00 PM
William Jeans Memorial Library, 4051 Joshua Rd., Lafayette Hill, PA 19444
For more information and reservations call Robyn Train at 610-828-0441.

History of English Tea
Monday, April 14, 2014
For: Pineland of Medford Garden Club

The Jersey Tomato
Saturday, April 26, 2014
Time: 2:00 PM
Washington Township Free Public Library, 37 E. Springtown Rd., Long Valley, NJ .
For more information call Jane Gold at 908-876-3596.
Program free and open to the public. This Horizons Speakers Bureau Program is offered by the New Jersey Council of the Humanities, a state partner of the National Endowment of the Humanities.

 
Previously Scheduled Events
March 2014

New Jersey’s Agricultural Inventions, Innovations, and Discoveries
Saturday, March 1, 2014
Time: 2:00 PM
Bound Brook Library, 402 East High St., Bound Brook, NJ 08805
For more information and reservations call Paul Schroeder at 732-356-8661

Ireland – Tea, Food, and Folklore
Saturday, March 8, 2014
Time: 2:00 PM
West Caldwell Library, 30 Clinton Rd., West Caldwell, NJ 07006
For more information and reservations call Ethan Galvin at 973-226-5441.

Ireland – Tea, Food, and Folklore
Saturday, March 15, 2014
Time: 1:00 PM
Little Silver Library, 484 Prospect Ave., Little Silver, NJ 07739
For more information and reservations call Anita O’Brien at 732-747-9649.

Asian Tea Experience – China & Japan
Sunday, March 16, 2014
Time: 1:00 PM
Annual Tea at the Edison Public Library, 340 Plainfield Ave., Edison, NJ 08817
Cost: $18.00. Reservations required. Call Ger Post at 732-287-2298.

Women and Tea in the Victorian Era
Thursday, March 20, 2014
For the Pine Lake Seniors

Treasured Moments in the Kitchen with Cookies & Aprons
Saturday, March 29, 2014
Time: 2:00 PM
Sayreville Public Library, 1050 Washington Rd., Sayreville, NJ 08859 For more information and reservations call Alaina Dowd at 732-727-0212 x-25.
Attendees are invited to wear or bring their favorite apron and bring a copy of their favorite cookie or cake recipes! The library will make copies of the attendees' favorite recipes and create a mini cookie cookbook to share with the public! The recipe sharers will also get a copy of course a couple of weeks after the program!

 
Previously Scheduled Events
January/February 2014

Life at an Edwardian Manor
Saturday, January, 11, 2014
Time: 2:00 PM
Monmouth County Library Eastern Branch, 1001 RT. 35, Shrewsbury, NJ 07702
For more information and reservations call Janet Kranis at 732-683-8980.

Life at an Edwardian Manor
Saturday, January 18, 2014 
Time: 1:00 PM 
Upper Dublin Public Library, 805 Loch Alsh Ave, Fort Washington, PA 19034
For more information and reservations call Lauren Smyth at 215-628-8744.

Life at an Edwardian Manor
Saturday, January 25, 2014
Time: 12:00 Noon 
Warren County Library, 199 Hardwick St., Belvidere, NJ 07823.
For more information and reservations call Jane Endrizzi at 908-475-6322.

The Making of a Valentine Card
Tuesday, February 4, 2014
For: The residents of New Jersey Eastern Star.

Valentine’s Day – Tea, Flowers, Fans, and Chocolate
Saturday, February 8, 201
Time: 12:00 Noon 
Warren County Library, 199 Hardwick St., Belvidere, NJ 07823.
For more information and reservations call Jane Endrizzi at 908-475-6322.

The Making of a Valentine Card
Sunday, February 9, 2014    
Time:  2:00 PM
Evesham Library, 984 Tuckerton Rd., Marlton, NJ 08053   For more information and reservation call Phone 856-983-1444 x-2047 Limited to 20. Some basic supplies will be available Please bring scissors, glue stick, feathers, sequins, old Valentine cards…anything fancy to decorate with!

Women and Tea in the Victorian Era
Tuesday, February 11, 2014
For: The American Association of University Women

Favorite Foods and Libations of Past Presidential Families
Wednesday, February 12, 2014
Time: 2:00 PM
 Mount Laurel Library, 100 Walt Whitman Ave., Mt. Laurel, NJ 08050
For more information and reservation call Joan Serpico at 856-234-7319 x-314.

Valentine’s Day – Tea, Flowers, Fans, and Chocolate
Thursday, February 13, 2014
Time: 7:00 PM
South River Library, 55 Appleby Ave., South River, NJ 08882
For more information call Kate Russo at 732-254-2488.

Life at an Edwardian Manor
Thursday, February 20, 2014
Time: 12:30 PM
Long Valley Women’s Club held at Long Valley Presbyterian Church, 39 Bartley Rd., Long Valley, NJ 07853. Light refreshments served. Program free and open to the public but reservations are required. Please phone or e-mail Edie Patterson.  Phone 908-852-8567 or e-mail tepatterson@verizon.net.

Life at an Edwardian Manor
Saturday, February 22, 2014
Time: 2:00 PM
Glen Ridge Public Library, 240 Ridgewood Ave., Glen Ridge, NJ 07028. For more information and reservations call Jennifer Breuer at 973-748-5482.

Life at an Edwardian Manor
Sunday, February 23, 2014
Time: 2:00 PM
Montville Township Library, 90 Horseneck Rd., Montville, NJ 07045. For more information and reservations call Pam O’Gorman at 973-402-0900 x-240.

Favorite Foods and Libations of Past Presidential Families
Wednesday, February 26
Time: 7:30 PM.
Barron Arts Center, 582 Rahway Avenue, Woodbridge, NJ 07095. For more information and reservations call 731-634-0413. This program is in conjunction with the exhibit “Hooked on the Presidents” an exhibition featuring 44 hooked rugs depicting our presidents as people – their likes and dislikes.  Exhibit runs from February 8 -27.

 
Previously Scheduled Events
December 2013

Life at an Edwardian Manor – Inspired by Downton Abbey
Tuesday, December 3, 2013 at 6:30 PM
Hillsborough Public Library, 379 South Branch Rd., Hillsborough, NJ 08844.  For more information and reservations phone Cathy Briant at 908-369-2200 x-16.

Life at an Edwardian Manor – Inspired by Downton Abbey
Wednesday, December 4, 2013 at 6:30 PM
Wall Public Library, 2700 Allaire Road, Wall, NJ 07719. For more information and reservations phone Janet Trotter at 732-449-8877.

Life at an Edwardian Manor – Inspired by Downton Abbey
Saturday, December 7, 2013 at 2:00 PM
Washington Twp. Library, 42 Mountain Blvd., Warren, NJ 07059. For more information and reservations phone Marcella Dunham at 908-754-5554 x-64.

Life at an Edwardian Manor – Inspired by Downton Abbey
Sunday, December 8, 2013 at 2:00 PM
Long Hill Library, 917 Valley Rd., Gillette, NJ 07933. For more information and reservations phone Mary Grace Luderitz at 908-647-2088.

Christmas Around the World
Tuesday, December 10, 2013
For the residents of New Jersey Eastern Star.

Life at an Edwardian Manor – Inspired by Downton Abbey
Wednesday, December 11, 2013 at 2:00 PM
Union Public Library. 1980 Morris Ave., Union, NJ 07033 For more information and reservation phone Norma Wine at 908-851-5450 x-2.

Victorian Parlor Games
Saturday, December 14, 2013 at 2:00 PM
Sayreville Public Library, 1050 Washington Rd., Sayreville, NJ 08859 Registration required. Limited space. Please phone Alaina Dowd at 732-727-0212 x-25 to register.

Colonial and Victorian Christmas Customs
Wednesday, December 18, 2013 at 1:30 PM
Millburn Library, 200 Glen Ave., Millburn, NJ 07041.
For more information and reservations phone 973-376-1006.

Colonial and Victorian Christmas Customs
Friday, December 20 at 1:00 PM
For the Women’s Club of Chatham. Program held at Library of the Chathams, 214 main St., Chatham, NJ
Program free and open to the public but reservations are required.
Phone Terry Kandalaft at 973-635-2343.

 
Previously Scheduled Events
November 2013

Life at an Edwardian Manor –  Inspired by Downton Abbey
Saturday, November 2, 2013  at 1:00PM
Fairfield Public Library, 261 Hollywood Ave., Fairfield, NJ 07004  For more info and reservations call Barbara Fritz at 973-227-3575.

New Jersey Swine – Bringing Home the Bacon
Thursday, November 7, 2013 at 1:00 PM
Meadowlands Environmental Center, Two DeKorte Park Plaza, Lyndhurst, NJ 07071 For more info call 201-460-4644.

Life at an Edwardian Manor – Inspired by Downton Abbey
Saturday, November 9, 2013 at 11:00 AM
North Arlington Public Library, 210 Ridge Rd., North Arlington, NJ 07031 for more info and reservations call  201-955-5640.

Making a Victorian Christmas Ornament
Sunday, November 10, 2013 at 2:00 PM
Eveham Library, 984 Tuckerton Rd., Marlton, NJ 08053 Limited to 20. Some basic supplies will be available Please bring scissors, glue stick, feathers, sequins, old Christmas cards…anything fancy to decorate with!  Call for reservations –Ph. 856-983-1444

The New Jersey Cranberry
Monday, November 11, 2013 at 7:00 PM
Plumstead Branch Library, 119 Evergreen Rd., New Egypt NJ 08533 For reservations 
Phone: 609-758-7888.
Program free and open to the public. This Horizons Speakers Bureau Program is offered by the New Jersey Council of the Humanities, a state partner of the National Endowment of the Humanities.

An Autumn Tea Time Celebration
Friday, November 15, 2013  - Open House 6:00 PM until 8:00 PM
Marafiki Fair Trade, 20 New St., Metuchen, NJ 08840   Come browse the store and share in some Autumnal tea beverages made using SerendipiTea teas.

Winter Holidays
Tuesday, November 19. 2013 at 2:00 PM
Mount Laurel Library, 100 Walt Whitman Ave., Mt. Laurel, NJ 08050
For more information or reservations phone Joan Serpico at 856-234-7319x-314

Remedies from the Kitchen
Wednesday, November 20, 2013 at 6:30PM
Ocean Township Library, 701 Deal Rd., Ocean, NJ 07712  Ph. 732-531-5092.

Tea and the Mad Hatter
Saturday, November 23, 2013 at 1:00PM
Catherine Dickson Hoffman Branch Library, 4 Lambert Rd., Blairstown, NJ 07825. Call for reservations – Ph. 908-362-8335.

Winter Holidays
 Sunday, November 24, 2013 at 2:00 PM
Middletown Township Public Library, 55 New Monmouth Rd, Middletown, NJ 07788 Phone for reservation – PH. 732-671-3700.

 
Previously Scheduled Events
October 2013

Celebrating the Harvest Season
Wednesday, October 2, 2012
For the residents of Wiley Christian Retirement Community

Tea Farms in Taiwan
Saturday, October 5, 2013
For: Rutgers Master Gardener Association of New  Jersey -  Annual Fall Conference
Held at: Douglas Campus, Rutgers NJ

The New Jersey Cranberry
Wednesday, October 16, 2013
Time: 7:00 PM 
Hunterdon County Library, 314 State Route 12, Flemington, NJ 08822
For more information and reservations call Jennifer Winberry at 908-788-1431.

Life at an Edwardian Manor – Inspired by Downton Abbey
Part of “A Taste of the Arts”
Wednesday, October 23, 2013
Time: 7:30 PM
Barron Arts Center, 582 Rahway Ave., Woodbridge, NJ 07095
Registration required. Space limited. Phone 732-634-0413

Life at an Edwardian Manor – Inspired by Downton Abbey
Friday, October, 25, 2013
For the New Jersey Club at Rossmoor, NJ

Celebrating the Harvest Season
Saturday, October 26. 2013
Time: 2:00 PM
Little Silver Public Library, 484 Prospect Ave., Little Silver, NJ 07739
For more information and reservations call Anita O’Brien at 732-747-9649.

Celebrating the Harvest Season
Monday, October 28, 2013
For the residents of Chelsea at Bridgewater.
Corn – Simply A-Maize-ing

 
Previously Scheduled Events
August/September 2013

For the residents of Chelsea at Bridgewater.
Corn – Simply A-Maize-ing

Thursday, August 1, 2013 at 7:00 PM
Hunterdon County Library, 314 State Route 12, Flemington, NJ 08822
For more information and reservations call Jennifer Winberry at 908-788-1444.

Tea, Flowers, and Fans
Wednesday, August 7, 2013
For the residents of New Jersey Eastern Star.

Corn – Simply A-Maize-ing
Thursday August 8, 2013 at 4:00 PM
Monmouth County Library, 125 Symmes Drive, Manalapan, NJ 07726
For more information call Donna Mansfield at 732-431-7220.

Corn – Simply A-Maize-ing
Tuesday, August 13, 2013
For the residents of The Evergreens.

Buy Local  - Hillsborough Fresh Foods
One food historian and three local farmers talk about local foods.
Wednesday, August 14, 2013 at 6:30 PM
Hillsborough  Branch Library, 379 South Branch Rd., Hillsborough , NJ 08844
For more information and reservations call Cathy Briant at 908-369-2200 x-16.

Life at an Edwardian Manor
Saturday, September 21, 2013 at 2:00 PM
Sayreville Public Library, 1050 Washington Rd., Sayreville, NJ 08859
Registration required. Limited to 20 adults. Please bring a teacup and saucer.
Call Alaina Dowd at 732-727-0212 x-25.

Victorian Parlor Games
Sunday, September 22, 2013 at 2:00 PM  Held at the Casino
Georgian Court University, 900 Lakewood Ave, Lakewood, NJ 08701
$20.00 includes light refreshments. Reservations required. Phone – 732-987-2760.

Corn – Simply A-Maize-ing
Thursday, September 26, 2013
Time: 6:30 PM
Raritan Library, 54 E. Somerset St., Raritan, NJ 08869
For more information and reservations call the library at 908-725-0413.

Women and Tea in the Victorian Era
Saturday, September 28, 2013 at 2:00 PM
Monmouth County Library Eastern Branch, 1001 Highway 35, Shrewsbury, NJ 07702
For more information call Janet Kranis at 732-683-8980.

Life at an Edwardian Manor
Monday, September 30, 2013 at 6:30 PM
Plumstead Branch Library, 119 Evergreen Rd., New Egypt, NJ 08533
For more information call Rachel La Voie-Dohn at 609-758-7888.

 
Previously Scheduled Events
July 2013

Favorite Foods and Libations of Past Presidential Families
Tuesday, July 2, 2013 at 7:00PM
Mary Jacobs Memorial Library, 64 Washington St., Rocky Hill, NJ 08553-1099
For more information and reservation call Cynthia Lambert at 609-924-7073-x4
A tea tasting will be graciously supplied by “Tea-For-All”.

Corn – Simply A-Maize-ing
Wednesday, July 17, 2013 at 7:30 PM
Barron Arts Center, 582 Rahway Ave., Woodbridge, NJ 07095
Registration required. Limited space. Please call 732-634-0413 for more information and registration.

Planting by the Stars: Bio-Dynamic Gardening & Plants of the Zodiac
Saturday, July 20, 2013 at 11:00 AM
Lyndhurst Public Library, 355 Valley Brook Rd., Lyndhurst, NJ 07071
For more information and reservations call Donna Romeo at 201-804-2486.

Life at an Edwardian Manor
Monday, July 22, 2013 at 7:00 PM
Matawan-Aberdeen Public Library, 165 Main St., Matawan, NJ 07747.
For more information and reservations call Jill Stafford at 732-583-9100.

The Jersey Tomato
Tuesday, July 223, 2013
For the residents of the Pines of Whiting.

Corn – Simply A-Maize-ing
Sunday, July 28, 2013 at 2:00 PM
Sayreville, Public Library, 1050 Washington Rd., Sayreville, NJ 08859
For more information and reservation call Alaina Dowd at 732-727-0212 x-25

 
Previously Scheduled Events
June 2013

The Jersey Tomato
Sunday, June 2, 2013
Time:3:00-5:00 PM
Rutherfurd Hall, 1686 Route 517, Allamuchy, NJ 07820
For more information and reservations call – 908-852-1894 x-335 or ahufnag@gmail.com
Tea and cookies will be served after the program and attendees can wander the house and grounds to see new exhibits.

Blueberries – New Jersey’s Wonder Fruit
Wednesday, June 5, 2013
 Time: 12:15 PM
Sponsored by the Friends of the New Brunswick Free Public Library, 60 Livingston Ave., New Brunswick, NJ 08901.  Held in the Carl T. Valenti Community Room. “Brown Bag Lunch Series” Bring your own lunch  - coffee and tea will be supplied. For more information call Jennie Fischer at 732-846-6610.

The Jersey Tomato
Saturday, June 8, 2012
Time: 1:00 PM
Catherine Dickson Branch of the Warren County Library, 4 Lambert Rd., Blairstown, NJ 07825.
For more information and reservations call Marilyn Grandin at 908-362-8335.
Program free and open to the public. This Horizons Speakers Bureau Program is offered by the New Jersey Council of the Humanities, a state partner of the National Endowment of the Humanities.

Strawberry Fields in New Jersey
Wednesday, June 12, 2013
For the residents of Chelsea at Bridgewater

Life at an Edwardian Manor Inspired by Downton Abbey
Saturday, June 15, 2013
Time: 2:00 PM
Cliffside Park Public Library, 505 Palisades Ave., Cliffside Park, NJ 07010
For more information and reservations call 201-945-2867.

A Summer Strawberry Tea
Thursday, June 20, 2013
For the residents of The Evergreens

Life at an Edwardian Manor Inspired by Downton Abbey
Saturday, June 22, 2013
Time: 2:00 PM
Mountainside Public Library, Constitution Plaza, Mountainside, NJ 07092
For more information and reservations call 908-233-0115.

 
Previously Scheduled Events
May 2013

Blueberries – New Jersey’s Wonder Fruit
“Victorian Parlor Games” SOLD OUT
Sunday, May 5, 2013 at 2:00 PM  Held at the Casino
Georgian Court University, 900 Lakewood Ave, Lakewood, NJ 08701
$20.00 includes light refreshments. Reservations required. Phone – 732-987-2760. WAITING LIST.

Planting by the Stars: Bio-Dynamic Gardening & Plants of the Zodiac
Thursday, May 9, 3013 for the Allentown Garden Club

Life at an Edwardian Manor Inspired by Downton Abbey
Saturday, May 11, 2013
Time: 11:00 AM
Lyndhurst Public Library, 355 Valley Rd., Lyndhurst, NJ 07071
For more information and reservations call Donna Romeo at 201-804-2486.

The Asian Tea Experience – China & Japan
Friday, May 17, 2013
Time:  2:30 PM
William Jeanes Memorial Library, 4051 Joshua Rd., Lafayette Hill, PA 19444
For more information and reservations call Robyn Train at 610-828-0441.

Victorian Tea Customs and Etiquette
Part of “Victorian Games at Historic Smithville Park” Events run from Noon to 4:00 PM
Sunday, May 19, 2013
Time: 3 sessions 1:30 – 2:00 PM; 2:30 – 3:00 PM; 3:30 – 4:00 PM
Free to the Public
Historic Smithville Park, 803 Smithville Rd., Eastampton, New Jersey 08060

The Korean War and the Viet Nam War and the Impact on the Tea Industry
Friday, May 31, 2013 - For the students of Morristown Science Academy at Morristown High School    

 
Previously Scheduled Events
April 2013

Blueberries – New Jersey’s Wonder Fruit
Monday, April 1, 2013 at 7:00 PM
For: Mt. Olive Township Historical Society, Held at: Mt. Olive Township Senior Ctr., 204 Flanders-Drakestown Rd., Budd Lake, NJ07028
For more information call Sue Anderson at 973-584-3816.Program free and open to the public. This Horizons Speakers Bureau Program is offered by the New Jersey Council of the Humanities, a state partner of the National Endowment of the Humanities.

Life at an Edwardian Manor Inspired by Downton Abbey
Sunday, April 7, 2013 at 2:00 PM
West Caldwell Library, 30 Clinton St., West Caldwell, NJ 07006
For more information and reservations call Ethan Galvin at 973-226-5441.

Life at an Edwardian Manor Inspired by Downton Abbey
Tuesday, April 9, 2013    For: The Evergreens

Drink to Your Health – Tea or Coffee
Thursday, April 11, 2013 at 7:30 PM
Barron Arts Center, 582 Rahway Ave., Woodbridge, NJ 07095 Reservation required.  Call:732-634-0413.

Life at an Edwardian Manor Inspired by Downton Abbey
Sunday, April 14, 2013 at 2:00 PM
Washington Township Library, 37 E. Springtown Rd., Long Valley, NJ 07853
For more information and reservations call 908-876-3596.

Life at an Edwardian Manor Inspired by Downton Abbey
Wednesday, April 17, 2013 at 7:00 PM
South River Library, 55 Appleby Ave., South River, NJ 08882
For more information and to register phone Kate Russo at 732-254-2488.

Life at an Edwardian Manor Inspired by Downton Abbey
Sunday, April 21, 2013 at 2:00 PM
Jefferson Township Library, 1031 Weldon Rd., Oak Ridge, NJ 07438.
For more information and reservations call Christine O’Brien at 973-208-6115.

Life at an Edwardian Manor Inspired by Downton Abbey
 Tuesday, April 23, 2013 at 2:30 PM
William Jeanes Memorial Library, 4051 Joshua Rd., Lafayette Hill, PA 19444
For more information and reservations call Robyn Train at 610-828-0441.

Life at an Edwardian Manor Inspired by Downton Abbey
Saturday, April 27, 2013 at 2:00 PM
Mahwah Public Library, 100 Ridge Rd., Mahwah, NJ 07430
For more information and reservations call Denise laude at 201-529-7323 x-27

The Asian Tea Experience – China & Japan
Sunday, April 28, 2013 at 2:00 PM  Held at the Casino
Georgian Court University, 900 Lakewood Ave, Lakewood, NJ 08701
$20.00 includes light refreshments. Reservations required. Phone – 732-987-2760.

 
Previously Scheduled Events
March 2013

Blueberries – New Jersey’s Wonder Fruit
Tuesday, March 5, 2013 at 4:00 PM
For Alpha Delta Kappa at the Emma L. Arleth School, 3198 Washington Rd., Parlin, NJ  08859.
For more information call Lisa Green at 732-770-9389.Program free and open to the public. This Horizons Speakers Bureau Program is offered by the New Jersey Council of the Humanities, a state partner of the National Endowment of the Humanities.

Ireland – Tea, Food, and Folklore
Sunday, March 10, 2013 at 2:00 PM
Evesham Library, 984 Tuckerton Rd., Marlton, NJ 08053
For more information and reservations call Kathryn Woodworth at 856-983-1444.

Blueberries – New Jersey’s Wonder Fruit
Tuesday, March 12, 2013
For: the Garden Club of Westfield

Ireland – Tea, Food, and Folklore
Wednesday, March 13, 2013
For: Wiley Christian Retirement Community

Ireland – Tea, Food, and Folklore
Thursday, March 14, 2013 at 4:00 PM
Monmouth County Library, 125 Symmes Dr., Manalapan, NJ 07726
For more information phone Donna Mansfield at 732-431-7220 x-3747.

Ireland – Tea, Food, and Folklore
Saturday, March 16, 2013 at 2:00 PM
Sayreville Public Library, 1050 Washington Rd, Sayreville, NJ 08859
For more information and to register phone Alaina Dowd at 732-727-0212 x-25.

Ireland – Tea, Food, and Folklore
Tuesday, March 19, 2013
For: The residents of Chelsea at Bridgewater

Favorite Foods and Libations of Past Presidential Families
 Wednesday, March 20, 2013
For: Morristown Science Academy at Morristown High School

Life at an Edwardian Manor Inspired by Downton Abbey
Sunday, March 24, 2013 at 2:00 PM
Burlington County Historical Society, 457 High St, Burlington City, NJ 08016
Admission fee: $10.00. For more information and reservations call Jeff Macechak at 609-386-4773 x-2. Light refreshments will be served.

 
Previously Scheduled Events
January - February 2013

Winter Holidays
Monday, January 7, 2013
For Girl Scout Troop 81599

Life at the Edwardian Manor
Program inspired by Downton Abby
Saturday, January 12, 2013  Time: 2:00 PM
Little Silver Public Library, 484 Prospect Ave., Little Silver, NJ 07739
Limited seating. Reservations required. Phone 732-747-9649.

Drink to Your Health – Coffee or Tea?
Saturday, January 26, 2013  Time: 2:00 PM
Georgian Court University, 900 Lakewood Avenue, Lakewood, NJ 08701
Admission $20.00. Reservations required. Phone732-987-2263. Light refreshments will be served.

The Fun and Mystery of Reading Tea Leaves
Saturday, February 2, 2013 Time:1:00
Robbinsville Branch Library, 42 Robbinsville-Allentown Rd., Robbinsville, NJ 08691
Open to Mercer County Library Cardholders.
For more information and reservations call 609-259-2150.
Reservations required. Please bring a tea cup AND saucer if you want to try your hand at tea leaf reading.
NO COFFEE MUGS. Please arrive at 12:50 PM.

Valentine’s Day – Tea, Flowers, Fans and Chocolate
Tuesday, February 5, 2013  Time: 7:00PM
Edison Public Library, 340 Plainfield Ave., Edison, NJ 08817
Reservations required. Fee - $8.00 includes refreshments. Phone- Geri Post at 732-287-2298.

The Making of a Valentine Card
Saturday, February 9, 2013  Time: 2:00PM
Sayreville Public Library, 1050 Washington Rd, Sayreville, NJ 08859
Registration required. No at-door admission. Limited seating.
Phone Alaina Dowd at 732-727-0212 x-25.
Some BASIC supplies will be provided. If you wish to decorate your card please bring such items as sequins, lace, ribbon, pictures, feathers, stickers…Please also bring scissors and glue. Adults only.

Strawberry Fields in New Jersey
Wednesday, February 20, 2013
For: Rutgers Master Gardeners of Monmouth County

Favorite Foods and Libations of Past Presidential Families
Monday, February 25, 2013
For: St. Catherine of Sienna Healthcare

 
Previously Scheduled Events
December 2012

Preparing for a Victorian Christmas
Saturday, December 1, 2012  Time: 2:00 PM
Sayreville Public Library, 1050 Washington Rd., Sayreville, NJ 08859
Registration required. Limited to 16 adults.  Some supplies will be available. Please bring scissors, glue stick, stapler, and any fancy items…feathers, fancy paper…    
For information and reservations phone  - Alaina Dowd  at 732-727-0212 X-25.

Colonial and Victorian Christmas Customs
Tuesday, December 3, 2012   Time: 7:00 PM
North Edison Library, 777 Grove Ave., Edison, NJ 08820
For reservations or more information please phone -  Gerri Post at 732-287-2298.

Winter Holidays
Wednesday, December 5, 2012  Time: 1:00 PM
Jackson Branch Library, 2 Jackson Dr., Jackson, NJ 08753.
For more information and reservations phone -  Michael Mahoney at 732-928-4400 X-3831.

Christmas Traditions Around the World
Thursday, December 6, 2012 2012     Time: 7:00 PM
Kenilworth Library, 548 Boulevard, Kenilworth, NJ 07033
For more information and reservations phone – Dale Spindell at 908-276-2451.

Preparing for a Victorian Christmas
Sunday, December 9, 2012  Time: 2:00 PM
Evesham Library, 984 Tuckerton Rd., Evesham, NJ 08053
Registration required. Limited to 20 adults.  Some supplies will be available. Please bring scissors, glue stick, stapler, and any fancy items…feathers, fancy paper…   
For information and reservations phone  - Kathryn Woodworth at 856-983-1444.

Christmas Traditions Around the World
Monday, December 10, 2012   For the residents of Franciscan Oaks.

Colonial and Victorian Christmas Customs
Tuesday, December 11, 2012  Time: 2:00 PM
Union Public Library, 1980 Morris Ave., Union, NJ 07083.
For more information and reservations phone – Marc Gladstone at 908-851-5450 x- 3629

Christmas Traditions Around the World
Wednesday, December 12, 2012   For the residents of New Jersey Eastern Star.

Colonial and Victorian Christmas Customs
Friday, December 14, 2012    For the members of the New Jersey Club at Rossmoor.

Colonial and Victorian Christmas Customs
Saturday, December 15, 2012   Time: 11:00 AM
Mountainside Public Library , Constitution Plaza, Mountainside. NJ 07092
For more information and reservations phone – Michael Banick at 908-233-0115.

Christmas Traditions Around the World
 Thursday, December 20, 2012   For the residents of Chelsea at Bridgewater.

 
Previously Scheduled Events
November 2012

Favorite Foods and Libations of Past Presidential Families
Tuesday,November 6, 2012    Time: 7:00 PM   
Mary Jacobs Memorial Library, 64 Washington St., Rocky Hill, NJ 08553
A tea tasting will be provided by Deborah Raab of Tea-For-All.
For information and reservations phone Cynthia Lambert at 609-924-7073 x-4.

Root Cellars and Ice Houses
Thursday, November 8, 2012   Time: 9:30 AM
Bridgewater Library, One Vogt Place, Bridgewater, NJ 08807
For reservations or more information please phone Chris Murray at 908-526-4016 x-168.

The Fun and Mystery of Reading Tea Leaves
Saturday, November 10, 2012   Time: 1:00 PM
Raritan Library, 54 E. Somerset St., Raritan, NJ 08869.
For more information and reservations phone – Mary Jane Paese - 908-725-0413.
Limited registration. Please bring a tea cup AND saucer if you want to try your hand at tea leaf reading.
NO COFFEE MUGS. Please arrive at 12:50 PM.

Remedies from the Kitchen
Sunday, November 11, 2012     Time: 2:00 PM
West Caldwell Library, 30 Clinton St., West Caldwell, NJ 07006
For more information and reservations phone – Ethan Galvin at 973-226-5441.

Women and Tea in the Victorian Era
Tuesday, November 13, 2012 - For the members of American Association of University Women.

The New Jersey Cranberry
Wednesday, November 14, 2012   Time: 1:00 PM
New Vitality Program at Chilton Hospital, 97 West Parkway(Collins Pavilion), Pompton Plains, NJ 07444
For more information and reservations phone Kathy Ferrara at 973-831-5175. Program free and open to the public. This Horizons Speakers Bureau Program is offered by the New Jersey Council of the Humanities, a state partner of the National Endowment of the Humanities.

Celebrating with a Punch
Friday, November 23, 2012   Time: 7:00 PM
Marafiki Fair Trade, 20 New St., Metuchen, NJ 08840 For more info phone Linda or Deb at 732-902-6300.
After a hectic day at shopping come and sip punches made with Serendipitea’s Teas and learn the history of this fascinating beverage. You can also browse and shop in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere.

Women and Tea in the Victorian Era
Wednesday, November 28, 2012  - For the women residents of The Evergreens.

Colonial and Victorian Christmas Customs
Friday, November 30, 2012    Time: 2:00 PM
Monmouth County Library, 125 Symmes Dr., Manalapan, NJ 07726
For more information phone Donna Mansfield at 732-431-7220 x3747.

 
Previously Scheduled Events
October 2012

Tea Time in Ostfriesland –A German Tea Ritual
Saturday, October 6, 2012     Time: 2:00 PM
Sayreville Public Library, 1050 Washington Rd., Sayreville, NJ 08859
For more information and reservations phone Alaina Dowd at 732-727-0212 x-25.
Limited registration. Please bring a cup and saucer. We will sip on a cup of Ostfriesland Tea!  

Favorite Foods and Libations of Past Presidential Families
Tuesday, October 16, 2012   
For the Ladies Auxiliary of the Raritan Yacht Club

Apples– Dumplings, Cider and Jack
Thursday, October 18, 2012     Time: 7:00 PM
Hunterdon County Library, 314 State Route 12, Flemington, NJ 08822
For reservations or more information please phone Jennifer M. Winberry at (908)788-1420. 

Breaking Bread with the Past Presidents
Sunday, October 21, 2012    Time: 1:00 PM
Georgian Court University, Casino Ballroom, 900 Lakewood Ave, Lakewood, NJ 08701
Cost - $30.00 includes lunch. For reservations phone 732-987-2760.

Celebrating the Harvest Season
Tuesday, October 23, 2012
For the residents of The Evergreens.

Celebrating the Harvest Season
Wednesday, October 24, 2012    Time: 6:30 PM
Plumstead Branch Library,119 Evergreen Rd., New Egypt, NJ 08533
For more information and reservations phone Melissa Ernst at 609-758-7888.

The Fun and Mystery of Reading Tea Leaves
Sunday, October 28, 2012    Time: 2:00 PM
Ewing Public Library, 61 Scotch Rd., Ewing, NJ 08628
For more information and reservations call – Lisa Shrager at 609-882-3148.
Limited registration. Please bring a tea cup AND saucer if you want to try your hand at tea leaf reading.
NO COFFEE MUGS. Please arrive at 1:50 PM.

Celebrating the Harvest Season
Monday, October 29, 2012
For the Wiley Christian Retirement Community.

 
Previously Scheduled Events
August/Sept 2012

The Jersey Tomato
Wednesday, August 8, 2012 at 7:00 PM
Middlesex Public Library, 1300 Mountain Ave., Middlesex, NJ 08847
For more information and reservations call the library at 732-356-6602.  

Fun and Food Along the Jersey Shore
Thursday, August 9. 2012
For the residents of The Evergreen.

Tea and the Mad Hatter
Saturday, August 11, 2012 at 1:00 PM
Well-Sweep Farm, 205 Mt. Bethel Rd., Port Murray, NJ 07865
Wear your most fabulous hat! A $20.00 gift certificate awarded to the best hat.
Program and refreshments. Fee - $28.00. Advanced registration required. Call 908-852-5390.

Fun and Food Along the Jersey Shore
For the residents of Chelsea at Bridgewater.

The New Jersey Cranberry
Thursday, September 13, 2012 at 12:00 Noon
New Jersey State Library, 185 West State St., Trenton, NJ 08625
For more information call Cindy Warrick at 609-278-2640 x-172.
Program free and open to the public. This Horizons Speakers Bureau Program is offered by the New Jersey Council of the Humanities, a state partner of the National Endowment of the Humanities.

Tea Knowledge – A Basic Tea Primer
Sunday September 23, 2012 at 2:00 PM
Evesham Library, 984 Tuckerton Rd., Marlton, NJ 08053
For more information and reservations call – Katheryn Woodworth at 856-983-1444.

The New Jersey Cranberry
Wednesday, September 26, 2012 at 7:30 PM
The Friends Village, Friends Drive, Woodstown, NJ 08098
For more information call Marie Haaf at 856-769-3568.

Apples –Dumplings, Cider, and Jack
Sunday, September 30, 2012 at 2:00 PM
Monmouth County Library Eastern Branch, 1001 Highway 35, Shrewsbury, NJ 07702
For more information and reservations call Janet Kranis at 732-683-8980.

 
Previously Scheduled Events
July 2012

Tea, Flowers, and Fans
Come learn about Victorian tea etiquette, the language of flowers, and flirting with a fan.
Tuesday, July 17, 2012
Time: 7:00PM
Westergard Library, 20 Murray Ave., Piscataway, NJ 08854
For more information and reservations call Laverne Mann at 732-752-1166.

Fun and Food Along the Jersey Shore
Wednesday, July 18, 2012
Time: 7:00 PM
Matawan-Aberdeen Public Library, 165 Main St., Matawan, NJ 07747
For more information and reservations call Jill Stafford at 732-583-9100.

New Jersey’s Agriculture Inventions, Innovations, and Discoveries
Tuesday, July 24, 2012
Time: 2:00 PM
Senior Summer Program at Meadowlands Environmental Center,
Two Dekorte Park Plaza, Lyndhurst, NJ 07071
For more information and reservations call 201-777-2431 or 201-460-4644.

New Jersey’s Agriculture Inventions, Innovations, and Discoveries
New Jersey inspired light refreshments will be served.
Saturday, July 28, 2012
Time: 11:00 AM
Hillsborough Public Library. 379 South Branch Rd., Hillsborough, NJ 08844.
For more information and reservations call Cathy Briant at 908-369-2200 x-16

Blueberries – New Jersey’s Wonder Fruit
Tuesday, July, 31, 2012
 For senior members of Wilf Jewish Community Campus.

 
Previously Scheduled Events
June 2012

Tea and the Mad Hatter
Sunday, June 3, 2012
Time: 2:00PM
Georgian Court University, 900 Lakewood, Ave, Lakewood, NJ 08701.
Held at: The Casino Ballroom. Refreshments will be served. 
Fee: $20.00 Reservations are required. Phone 732-987-2263

Women and Tea in the Victorian Era
Wednesday, June 6, 2012
Time: 2:00 PM
Monmouth County Library, 125 Symmes Dr., Manalapan, NJ 07726
For more information and reservations call Donna Mansfield at 732-308-3747.

Strawberry Fields in New Jersey
Saturday, June 9, 2012
Time: 11:00 AM
Cedar Grove Free Public Library, 1 Municipal Plaza, Cedar Grove, NJ 07009
For more information and reservations call Usha Thampi-Lukose at 973-239-1447.

Drink to Your Health – Coffee or Tea
Sunday, June 10, 2012
Time: 2:00 PM
Sayreville Public Library, 1050 Washington Rd., Sayreville, NJ 08859
For more information and reservations call Alaina Dowd at 732-727-0212 x-25.

Foods and Customs of the Caribbean Islands
Part of a series of events  - Latin Fusion:Jersey Style
Thursday, June 14, 2012
Time:7:00 PM
Barron Arts Center, 582 Rahway Ave., Woodbridge, NJ 07095
Reservation required.  Call – 732-634-0413.

Asian Tea Experience – China and Japan
Saturday, June 16, 2012
Time: 2:00 PM
Bound Brook Library, 402 East high St., Bound Brook, NJ 08805
For more information and reservations call Paul Schroeder at 732-356-8661.

 
 
Previously Scheduled Events
May 2012

Blueberries – New Jersey’s Wonder Fruit
Tuesday, May 1, 2012  at 7:00 PM
West Deptford Library, 420 Crown Point Rd., West Deptford, NJ  08086
Program free and open to the public. This Horizons Speakers Bureau Program is offered by the New Jersey Council of the Humanities, a state partner of the National Endowment of the Humanities.

Mad Hatter’s Tea Party - Please wear your most fanciful hat!
Saturday, May 5, 2012 at Noon
Kenilworth Historical Society – Held at: Kenilworth Gospel Chapel, 103 S. 23rd. St, Kenilworth, NJ
Admission - $25.00 Includes: tea, sandwiches, dessert and prizes!   Advanced registrations required by April 27.
Seating Limited. For information/reservations call 908-709-0434 or 908-245-1467.

Mother Knows Best
Sunday, May 6, 2012 at 2:00 PM
Ewing Branch Library, 61 Scotch Rd., Ewing, NJ 08628
Learn about tea, etiquette, the language of flowers and flirting in the Victorian Era!
For more information and reservations call 609-882-3148.

The Asian Experience – China & Japan
Wednesday, May 9, 2012 at 7:00 PM
Westfield Memorial Library, 550 East Broad St., Westfield, NJ 07090
For more information call Jennifer Schulze at 908-789-4090 x-4140.

Victorian Tea Customs and Etiquette
Part of Victorian Games at Historic Smithville Park Events run from Noon to 4:00 PM
Sunday, May 20, 2012  Time: 3 sessions -1:30 – 2:00 PM; 2:30 – 3:00 PM; 3:30 – 4:00 PM
Free to the Public -  Historic Smithville Park, 803 Smithville Rd., Eastampton, New Jersey 08060

History of English Tea
Tuesday, May 22, 2012 at 2:00 PM
Union Public Library, 1980 Morris Avenue, Union, NJ 07083
Fr more information and reservations call Marc Gladstone at 908-851-5450 x-3629

Tea and Other Meals in Victorian America
Thursday, May 24, 2012
For the members of the Warren Garden Club.

The Korean War and The Viet Nam War and the Impact on the Tea Industry
Thursday, May 31, 2012
For the students of Morristown Science Academy at Morristown High School

 
 
Previously Scheduled Events
April 2012

Fun and Food Along the Jersey Shore
Wednesday, April 4, 2012
Time: 7:00 PM
Monmouth County Library Eastern Branch, 1001 Highway 35, Shrewsbury, NJ 07702
For more information call Janet Kranis at 732-683-8980.

Favorite Foods and Libations of Past Presidential Families
Saturday, April 14, 2012
Time: 11:00 AM
Lyndhurst Public Library, 355 Valley Brook Rd., Lyndhurst, NJ 07071
For more information call Donna Romeo at 201-804-2486.

Foods from the Bible
Wednesday, April 18, 2012
Time:6:00 PM
Georgian Court University, 900 Lakewood Ave., Lakewood, NJ 08701
Held at the Ballroom Casino.
Fee - $20.00 includes light refreshments.
Reservations required – phone 732-987-2281.

History of English Tea
Saturday, April 21, 2012
Washington Township Library, 37 E. Springtown Rd., Long Valley, NJ 07853
There will be teas to taste. Please bring your own tea cup and saucer.
For more information and reservations call 908-876-3596.

Eating and Drinking Customs During the Civil War
Time: 2:00 PM
Saturday., April 28, 2012
Little Egg Harbor Branch Library, 290 Mathistown Rd., Little Egg Harbor, NJ 08087
For more information call – 609-294-1197.


 
 
Previously Scheduled Events
March 2012

Blueberries – New Jersey’s Wonder Fruit
Saturday, March 3, 2012  - Time: 2:00 PM
Mountainside Public Library, Constitution Plaza, Mountainside, NJ 07092
For more information call Michael Bancik at 908-233-0115

A Wee Bit of Culture: Tea, Food, and Folklore of Ireland
Thursday, March 8, 2012 - Time: 2:00PM
The Mansion at Georgian Court University, 900 Lakewood Avenue, Lakewood, NJ 08701
For more information and reservations call 732-987-2201.
Talk and light refreshments –MILL Members -$25.00; Non-members -$50.00

Favorite Foods and Libations of Past Presidential Families
Saturday, March 10, 2012 - Time: 2:00 PM
Wall Public Library, 200 Allaire Rd., Wall Township. NJ 07719
For more information and reservations call Janet Trotter at 732-449-8877.

Tea Experience at Marafiki
Sunday, March 11, 2012 - Time: 2:00
Marifiki Fair Trade, 20 New St., Metuchen, NJ 08840 Phone 732-902-6300
Come learn about the world of tea and taste a selection of teas from SerendipiTea. Browse Marifiki’s fine selection of tea ware and gifts.

Exploring Asian Tea Culture
Wednesday, March 14, 2012
The Evergreen, Moorestown, NJ
For the residents only.

Eating and Drinking Customs of the Civil War
Thursday, March 15, 2012
Crane’s Mill Retirement Community - For the residents only.

Remedies from the Kitchen
Saturday, March 17, 2012 - Time: 2:30PM
Monmouth County Library, 125 Symmes Dr., Manalapan, NJ 07726
For more information and reservations call 732-308-3747.

Favorite Foods and Libations of Past Presidential Families
Wednesday, March 21, 2012
For the students of Morristown Science Academy at Morristown High School

Remedies from the Kitchen
Sunday, March 24, 2012 – Time: 2:00 PM
Sayreville Public Library, 1050 Washington Rd., Sayreville, NJ 08859
For more information and reservations call Alaina Dowd at 732-727-0212 x-25.

 
 
Previously Scheduled Events
January/February 2012

History of English Tea
Tuesday, January 24, 2012
Time: 1:00 PM
Monroe Township Library, 4 Municipal Plaza, Monroe Twp., NJ 08831
For more information and reservations call 732-521-5000

Valentine’s Day – Tea, Flowers, Fans, and Chocolate
Friday, February 3, 2012
Time: 12:30PM
River Vale Library, 412 Rivervale Rd., River Vale, NJ 07675
For more information call 201-391-2323.

Valentine’s Day – Tea, Flowers, Fans, and Chocolate
Saturday, February 11, 2012
Time: 2:00 PM
Robbinsville Branch Library, 42 Robbinsville-Allentown Rd., Robbinsville, NJ 08691
Open to Mercer County Library Cardholders. For more information and reservations call 609-259-2150.

Valentine’s Day – Tea, Flowers, Fans, and Chocolate
Tuesday, February 14, 2012
For the Wiley Christian Retirement Community

Favorite Foods and Libations of Past Presidential Families
Wednesday, February 15, 2012
For students from Lady of Grace School

Valentine’s Day – Tea, Flowers, Fans, and Chocolate
Friday, February 24, 2012
For: The New Jersey Club at Rossmoor.
Not open to the public.

African Influence in Foods
Saturday, February 25, 2012
Time: 2:00PM
Sayreville Public Library, 1050 Washington Rd., Sayreville, NJ 08859
For more information and reservations call Alaina Dowd at 732-727-0212 x-25.

Favorite Foods and Libations of Past Presidential Families
Tuesday, February 29, 2012     Postponed - stay in touch
Time: 6:30 PM
Hillsborough Public Library, 379 South Branch Rd., Hillsborough, NJ 08844
For more information and reservations call Cathy Briant at 908-369-2200 x-16

 
 
Previously Scheduled Events
December 2011 

Christmas Traditions around the World
Saturday, December 3, 2011 at 2:00 PM
Sayreville Public Library, 1050 Washington Rd., Sayreville, NJ 08859
For more information and reservations call Alaina Dowd at 732-727-0212 x-25.

Colonial and Victorian Christmas Customs
Tuesday, December 6, 2011
Catherine of Sienna Heathcare
Not open to the Public.

Winter Holidays
Wednesday, December 7, 2011 at 7:00 PM
South River Library, 55 Appleby Ave., South River, NJ  08882
For more information and reservations call KateRusso at 732-254-2488.

Colonial and Victorian Christmas Customs
Thursday, December 8, 2011
For the residents of New Jersey Eastern Star.
Not open to the public.

Colonial and Victorian Christmas Customs
Saturday, December 10, 2011 at 1:309 PM
Hillsborough Public Library, 379 South Branch Rd., Hillsborough, NJ 08844
For more information and reservations call Cathy Briant at 908-369-2200 x-16

A Victorian Tea for the Holidays
Sunday, December 11, 2011 at 2:00 PM
Evesham Library, 984 Tuckerton Rd., Marlton, NJ 08053
For more information and reservation call Katheryn Woodworth at 856-983-1444 x-2047

Victorian Parlor Games
Tuesday, December 13, 2011 at 2:00 PM
Brick Branch Library, 301 Chambers Bridge Rd., Brick Township, NJ 08723
For more information and reservations call Susan Gardiner at732-477-4513 x-3425

Colonial and Victorian Christmas Customs
Thursday, December 15, 2011 at 1:00 PM
Morven Museum and Gardens, 55 Stockton St., Princeton, NJ 08540
For more information  and reservations call 609-924-8144.

Colonial and Victorian Christmas Customs
Tuesday, December 20, 2011
For the residents of The Evergreens.

 
 
Previously Scheduled Events
November 2011 

Hammin’ It Up in New Jersey – The American Ham Supper
Sunday, November 6, 2011   From - 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Learn about the New Jersey Burlington Ham, or Newbold Ham and how it was sought after in Early America.Supper is based on a 19th century recipe.
Tickets for lecture and dinner are $50.00 per person. Limited to 26 people. Payment need prior to November 2, 2011.
Metlar Bodine House Museum, 1281 River Rd., Piscataway, NJ 08854
For more information and reservations call  732-463-8363.

The New Jersey Cranberry
Thursday, November 10, 2011 at 6:30 PM
Raritan Library, 54 E. Somerset St., Raritan, NJ 08869
For more information and reservations call Mary Jane Paese at 908-725-0413.

The Asian Tea Experience – China & Japan
Saturday, November 12, 2011 at 2:00 PM
Mountainside Public Library, Constitution Plaza, Mountainside, NJ 07092
For more information and reservations call Michael Banick at 908-233-0115.

Planting by the Stars: Bio-Dynamic Gardening & Plants of the Zodiac
Sunday, November 13, 2011 at 1:00PM
NJ Meadowlands Environmental Center, Two DeKorte Park Plaza, Lyndhurst, NJ 07071
For more information and reservations call Jane Stein at 201-777-2413.

The New Jersey Cranberry
Tuesday, November 15, 2011 at 7:00 PM
Hopewell Branch Library, 245 Pennington-Titusville Rd., Pennington, NJ 08534
For more information call Karen Taylor-Ogren at 609-737-2610.
Program is free and open to the public. This Horizons Speakers Bureau Program is offered by the New Jersey Council of the Humanities, a state partner of the National Endowment of the Humanities.

The New Jersey Cranberry
Wednesday, November 16, 2011 at 7:00 PM
Upper Shores Branch of the Ocean County Library, 112 Jersey City Ave., Lavallette, NJ 08735
For more information call June Schneider at 732-793-3996.
Program is free and open to the public. This Horizons Speakers Bureau Program is offered by the New Jersey Council of the Humanities, a state partner of the National Endowment of the Humanities.

Let’s Talk Tea
Sunday, November 20, 2011 at 2:00 PM
Discover the history of this ancient beverage. Learn the best way to buy, store, and brew tea.  The session will end with tea and refreshments.
Georgian Court University, 900 Lakewood Avenue, Lakewood, NJ 08701.
Fee - $20.00 Location – Casino Ballroon.
Limited attendance. For more information and reservations call 732-987-2263.

Winter Holidays
Wednesday, November 30, 2011
Chelsea at Bridgewater.
For residents only.

 
 
Previously Scheduled Events
October 2011 

Apples – Dumplings, Cider, & Jack
Saturday, October 1, 2011 at 11:00 AM
Plumstead Branch Library, 119 Evergreen Rd., New Egypt, NJ 08533
For more information and reservations call Melissa Ernst at 609-758-7888.

Celebrating  the Harvest Season  - Lecture and Light Lunch
Monday, October 3, 2011 Time: 11:00 AM
Monmouth Museum, 765 Newman Springs Rd., Lincroft, NJ 07738.
 Fee - $40.00 non-members; $35.00 members.
For more information and reservations call Mary Suszkowski at 732-747-2266-x-5

Eating and Drinking Customs During the Civil War
Tuesday, October 11, 2011 at 6:30 PM
West Caldwell Library, 30 Clinton Rd., West Caldwell, NJ 07006
For more information and reservations call 973-226-5441

The Asian Tea Experience – China & Japan
Saturday, October 15, 2011 at 1:00 PM
Washington Township Public Library, 37 E. Springtown Rd., Long Valley, NJ 07853
For more information and reservations call Jane Gold at 908-876-3596.

Tea and Other Meals in Victorian AmericaLecture and Tea Luncheon
Wednesday, October 19, 2011 at 11:30 AM
Georgian Court University, 900 Lakewood Ave., Lakewood, NJ 08701-2697
Held at: The Mansion
Fee: $30.00 – Reservations required. Phone 732-987-2263.

The Fun and Mystery of Reading Tea Leaves
Saturday, October 22, 2011 at 1:00 PM
Margaret E. Heggan Free Public Library, 606 Delsea Dr., Sewell, NJ 08080
Limited to 24 adults only. For more information and reservations call Jean Wachter at 856-589-3334 x-220.
Please bring a shallow teacup AND saucer  - NO COFFEE MUGS!

New Jersey’s Agricultural Inventions, Innovations, and Discoveries
Tuesday, October 26, 2011  Time:2:00 PM
Monmouth County Library, 125 Symmes Dr., Manalapan, NJ 07726
For more information and reservations call Donna Mansfield at 732-308-3747.

Eating and Drinking Customs During the Civil War
Thursday, October 27, 2011
Cranes’ Mill Retirement Community.
For residents only.

The Fun and Mystery of Reading Tea Leaves
Sunday, October 30,2011 at 2:00 PM
Sayreville, Public Library, 1050 Washington Rd., Sayreville, NJ0 8859
Limited to 24 adults only. For more information and reservations call Alaina Dowd at 732-727-0212 x-25.
Please bring a shallow teacup AND saucer NO COFFEE MUGS!

 
 
Previously Scheduled Events
September 2011 

Red, White, and Blue - Blueberries in New Jersey
Date: Monday, September 12, 2011
Place:Brandywine Assisted Living
For the residents only.


Patriotic Aprons in Red, White, and Blue  - A Hands-on Workshop
This Program has been postponed until 2012 - the new date will be posted as soon as available.
Date: Sunday, September 18, 2011
Time: 1:00 - 4:00 PM
Place: East Brunswick Museum, 16 Maple St., East Brunswick, NJ 08816. 
Fee - $25.00 includes apron, and some supplies, refreshments, and a discount coupon for the Museum's Annual Historic Cemetary Tour - October 15 and 16.
For more information and reservations call Susan Luczu at 732-257-6424 or www.eastbrunswickmuseum.org

Celebrating the Harvest Season
Date : Tuesday, September 20, 2011
Time: 1:00 PM
Place: Fairfield Public Library, 261 Hollywood Ave., Fairfield, NJ 07004
For more information and reservations call Barbara Fritz at 973-227-3575.

Eating and Drinking Customs During the Civil War & the Reconstruction Years
Date : Wednesday, September 21, 2011
Place: The Evergreens.
For the residents of The Evergreens.

Eating and Drinking Customs During the Civil War & the Reconstruction Years
Date : Saturday, September 24, 2011 
Time: 11:00 AM
Place: Lyndhurst Public Library, 355 Valley Rd., Lyndhurst, NJ 07071
For more information and reservations call Donna Romeo at 201-804-2486.

Tea Time in Ostfriesland - A German Tea Ritual
Date : Sunday, September 25, 2011
Time: 2:00 -4:00 PM
Place: Held at Gentle Dragon Acupuncture, LLC., 590 Highway 35, Suite 1, Red Bank, NJ 07701.
Fee: $35.00. Event limited to 16 people. Payment needs to be received by September 20th.
For more information and reservations call Judith at 732-985-2486.
The people of Ostfriesland, Germany love tea and have thier own special tea customs. They drink numerous cups daily and enjoy a robust black tea sweetened with kluntje (rock sugar) and add a stream of heavy cream. Learn about this area of Germany and the tea and foods they enjoy. We will sip tea Ostfiesland style in china cups and saucers. A light German Style lunch will be served. You will also have the opportunity to taste other teas that are popular throughout Germany. 

Peachy Keen - Peaches in New Jersey
Date : Wednesday, September 28, 2011
Time: 8:00 PM
Place: Friends Village, 1 Friends Dr., Woodstown, NJ 08098.
Free and open to the public. For more information and reservations call Marie Haaf at 856-769-3568.

 
 
Previously Scheduled Events
August 2011 

History of English Tea with Tea Tasting
Date: Monday, August 15, 2011
Time: 6:30 PM
Place: Westergard Library, 20 Murray Ave., Piscataway, NJ 08854
For more information and reservations call Laverne Mann at 732-752-1166.

Tea Traditions from Many Lands
Date: Tuesday, August 16, 2011 
Time: 7:00 PM
Place: North Arlington Public Library, 210 Ridge Rd., North Arlington, NJ 07030-6097
For more information and reservations call Stephanie Burke at 201-955-5640. 

Tea Traditions from Many Lands
Date: Thursday, August 18, 2011
Time: 2:00 PM
Place: Jefferson Township Public Library, 1031 Weldon Rd., Oak Ridge, NJ 07438
For more information and reservations call Christine O'Brien at 973-208-6115.

Call Marie Haaf at 856-769-3568.

 
 
Previously Scheduled Events
July 2011 

The Asian Tea Experience - China & Japan
Date: July 12, 2011
Time: 6:30 PM
Place: Monmouth County Library, 125 Symmes Drive, Manalapan, NJ 07726
For more information and reservations call Donna Mansfield at 732-431-7220.

Blueberries - New Jersey's Wonder Fruit
Date: Wednesday, July 13, 2011 
Time: 6:30 PM
Place: Plumstead Branch Library, 119 Evergreen Rd., New Egypt, NJ 08533
For more information and reservations call Melissa Ernst at 609-758-7888. 

Tea Knowledge - A Basic Tea Primer 
Date: Saturday, July 16, 2011
Time: 10:30 AM - Noon
Place: Lyndhurst Library, 355 Valley Brook Rd., Lyndhurst,NJ 07071
Limited to 14 adults.
For more information and reservations call Donna Romeo at 201-804-2486.

Blueberries - New Jersey's Wonder Fruit
Date: Wednesday, July 20, 2011
Time: 10:00 AM
Place: Chilton Hospital/The Collins Pavillion - Conference Center
97 West Parkway, Pompton Plains, NJ, 07444
Fee - $5.00. For more information and reservations call 973-831-5367.

A Tea Journey to Taiwan & Japan
Date: Thursday, July 26, 2011
Time: 7:00 - 9:00 PM
Place: Held at: Gentle Dragon Acupuncture, LLC, 590 Highway 35, Suite 1, Red Bank, NJ 07701.  Taste some of the famous teas from Taiwan and Japan. Light refreshments.
Fee - $25.00. Please pay by July 22. Limited to 20 attendees.
For more information and reservations call Judith at 732-985-2486.

Fun and Food Along the Jersey Shore
Held at: Gentle Dragon Acupuncture, LLC, 590 Highway 35, Suite 1, Red Bank, NJ Date : Saturday, July 30, 2011
Time: 11:00 AM
Place: Franklin Township Public Library, 1584 Coles Mill Rd., Franklinville, NJ 08322.
For more information and reservations call. Linda McBride at 856-695-2833.

 
 
Previously Scheduled Events
June 2011 

Strawberry Fields in New Jersey
Date: June 1, 2011
Time: 7:00 PM
Place: Hunterdon County Library, 314 State Route 12, Flemington, NJ 08822
For more information call Jennifer Winberry at 908-788-1420.

Stawberry Fields in New Jersey
Date: Saturday, June 4, 2011 
Time: 1:00 PM
Place: NJ Meadowlands Environmental Ctr, 2 Dekorte Park Plaza, Lyndhurst, NJ 07071
For more information and reservations call Jane Stein at 201-777-2413. 

Strawberry Fields in New Jersey
Date: Monday, June 6, 2011
Time: 6:30 PM
Place: Sayrewoods Public Library, 1050 Washington Rd., Sayreville, NJ 08859
For more information and reservations call Alaina Dowd at 732-727-0212 x 25.

Foods from the Bible
Date: Tuesday, June 7, 2011
For the residents of Crane's Mill Retirement Community.

The Jersey Tomato
Date: Thursday, June 9, 2011
Place: Edison Public Library, 777 Grove Avenue, Edison, NJ 08820
For more information and reservations call Geri Post at 732-287-2298 x228.
Program free and open to the public. This Horizons Speakers Bureau program is offered by the New Jersey Council of the Humanities, a state partner of the National Endowment of the Humanities.

Tea Traditions from Many Lands
Date : Saturday, June 11, 2011
Private party.

Tea Knowledge for Culinary Students
Date: Wednesday, June 15, 2011
Job Corp Culinary Expo 2011 held at Atlantic Cape Community College, NJ
For participating students only.

Eating and Drinking Customs during the Civil War & Reconstruction Years
Date: Saturday, June 18, 2011
Time: 2:00PM
Place: Sayreville Public Library, 1050 Washington Rd., Sayreville, NJ 08859
For more information and reservations call Alaina Dowd at 732-727-0212 x 25.

Strawberry Fields in New Jersey
Date: Tuesday, June 21, 2011
For the residents of The Evergreens.

Apples - Dumplings, Cider, and Jack
Date: Wednesday, June 22, 2011
Time:12:00 Noon
Place: Wayne Public Library, 461 Valley Rd., Wayne, NJ 07470
For more information and reservations call Deborah Rosenblatt at 973-694-4272 x5408

Tea and Ice Make Something Nice
Date: Wednesday, June 29, 2011
Time:7:00 PM
Place: South River Library, 55 Appleby Ave., South River, NJ 08882
For more information and reservations call Kate Ruso at 732-254-2488.

Tea Traditions from Many Lands
Date: Thursday, June 30, 2011
Time:7:00 PM
Place: Matawan-Aberdeen Public Library, 165 Main St., Matawan, NJ 07747
For more information and reservations call Jiff Stafford at 732-583-9100.

 
 
Previously Scheduled Events
May 2011 

Victorian Tea Customs and Etiquette
Date: Sunday, May 1, 2011
Time: 3 sessions:1:30-2:00PM; 2:30-3:00 PM; 3:30 -4:00 PM
Part of Victorian Games at Historic Smithville Park.Events run from Noon to 4:00PM
Free to the public -Historic Smithville Park, 803 Smithville Rd, Eastampton, NJ 08060

Remedies from the Kitchen
Date: Saturday, May 7, 2011 
Time: 1:00 PM
Place: Bound Brook Library, 402 East High St., Bound Brook, NJ 08805
For more information and reservations call Paul Schroeder at 732-356-8661.

The New Jersey Cranberry
Date: Tuesday, May 10, 2011
Time: 7:00 PM
Place: Fanwood Library, 14 Tillotson Rd.,Fanwood, NJ 07023
For more information and reservations call 908-322-6400.
Program free and open to the public. This Horizons Speakers Bureau program is offered by the New Jersey Council of the Humanities, a state partner of the National Endowment of the Humanities.

Blueberries - New Jersey's Wonder Fruit
Date: Wednesday, May 11, 2011
Time: 12:45 PM
Place: Y.E.S. Club of Adath Emanu-el, 205 Elbo Lane, Mount Laurl, NJ 08050
Program free and open to the public. This Horizons Speakers Bureau program is offered by the New Jersey Council of the Humanities, a state partner of the National Endowment of the Humanities.

Mother Knows Best
Date: Thursday, May 12, 2011
For the residents of New Jersey Eastern Star.

Tales of Tea and Victorian Women
Date: Saturday, May 14, 2011
Time:12:00 Noon
The Kenilworh Historical Society, Held at Kenilworth Gospel Chapel, 103 S. 23rd St. Kenilworth, NJ 07033.
An afternoon of tea, refreshments, and a talk by Judith Krall-Russo.
Admission $25.00. Advanced registration required. Call 908-709-0434 or 908-245-1467.


The Asian Tea Experience
Date: Sunday, May 22, 2011
Time: 2:00 PM
Place: West Caldwell Library, 30 Clinton St., West Caldwell, NJ 07006
For more information and reservations call Ethan Galvin at 973-226-5441.

Fun and Food Along the Jersey Shore
Date: Friday, May 27, 2011
For the New Jersey Club at Rossmoor.


 
 
Previously Scheduled Events
April 2011 

English Tea Traditions
Date: Monday, April 4, 2011
For the members of the Altar Rosary Society of St. Bartholomew's Church

Foods from the Bible
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2011 
Time: 2:00 PM
Place: Sayreville Public Library, 1050 Washington Rd., Sayreville, NJ 08859
For more information and reservations call Alaina Dowd at 732-727-0212 x-25.

Asian Tea Experience
Date: Tuesday April 16, 2011
Time: 1:30 PM
Place: Audubon Library, 239 Oakland Ave, Audubon, NJ 08106
Open to the residents of the town of Audubon.

Foods from the Bible
Date: Thursday, April 21, 2011
For the residents of Chelsea at Bridgewater

Eating & Drinking Customs during the Civil War & the Reconstruction Years
Date: Tuesday, April 26, 2011
Time:7:00 PM
Sponsored by the Friends of the Hamilton Library, 1 Sam Alito Way, Hamilton, NJ 08619
For reservations and more information call Dan Bensen ay 609-203-1718.

The Jersey Tomato - From Cherry to Beefsteak
Date: Wednesday, April 27, 2011
Time:10:00 AM
The Garden Club of Mountain Lakes, Held at the Mountain Lakes Library, 3 Elm Rd, Mountain Lakes, NJ 07046. Non-members - $10.00. Call Peggy Losh at 973-299-0319 for more information and reservations.


 
 
Previously Scheduled Events
March 2011 

Peachy Keen - Peaches in New Jersey
Date: Thursday, March 10, 2011
For the members of the Rosary Alter Society of St. Anne's Church, Garwood, NJ

Tea and the Mad Hatter
Date: Saturday, March 19, 2011 
Time: 2:00 PM
Place: Robbinsville Branch Library, 42 Robbinsville-Allentown Rd., Robbinsville, NJ 08691
Open to Mercer County Library Cardholders.
For more information and reservations call 609-259-2150. Please wear your most fabulous hat!

Eating & Drinking Customs during the Civil War & the Reconstruction Years
Date: Sunday, March 20, 2011 
Time: 2:15 -3:25 PM
Place: Cranford-Historical Society, Crane - Phillips House, 124 North Union St.Cranford, NJ 07016. This program is free and open to the public.

The Fun and Mystery of Reading Tea Leaves
Date: Saturday, March 26, 2011
Time: 1:00 - 2:30 PM and 3:30 -5:00 PM (Both sessions filled - waiting list only)
Place: Morris Museum, 6 Normandy Heights Rd., Morristown, NJ 07960.
Reservations required. Attendance limited to 24 per session.
Please bring a shallow teacup AND saucer (NO COFFEEMUGS) if you want to try your hand at reading tea leaves.

Tea Traditions from Many Lands
Date: Wednesday, March 30, 2011
Time:7:00 PM
South River Library, 55 Appleby Ave., South River, NJ 08882
Program Limited to 25 people.
For reservations and more information call Kate Russo at 732-254-2488.

 
 
Previously Scheduled Events
January and February 2011 

Favorite Foods and Libations of Past Presidential Families
Date: January 25, 2011
For the students of the Morristown Science Academy at Morristown High School.

Valentine's Day - Tea, Flowers, Fans, and Chocolate
Date: Saturday, February 5, 2011 - Temporarily Postponed
Time: 2:00 PM
Place: Robbinsville Branch Library, 42 Robbinsville-Allentown Rd., Robbinsville, NJ 08691
Open to Mercer County Library Cardholders.
For more information and reservations call 609-259-2150.

Valentine's Day - Tea, Flowers, Fans, and Chocolate
Date: Thursday, February 10, 2011
Time: 8:15 PM (Approximately)
Place: Sayreville Historical Society held at the Sayreville Senior Center, 423 Main St., Sayreville, NJ 08856
For more information and reservations call Lorraine at 732-727-2607.

Teas and Other Meals in Victorian America
Date: Saturday, February 12, 2010
Time: 1:30PM
Place: Hillsborough Public Library, 379 South Branch Rd., Hillsborough, NJ 08844
For more information and reservations call Cathy Briant at 908-369-2200 x-16.

Favorite Foods and Libations of Past Presidential Families
Date: Tuesday, February 22, 2011
For the residents of The Evergreens.

Tea Knowledge - 101
Date: Saturday, February 26, 2011
Time: 2:00 PM
Place: Sayreville Public Library,1050 Washington Rd., Sayreville, NJ 08859
For more information and reservations call Alaina Dowd at 732-727-0212 x-25.

 

Favorite Foods and Libations of Past Presidential Families
Date: January 25, 2011
For the students of the Morristown Science Academy at Morristown High School.

Valentine's Day - Tea, Flowers, Fans, and Chocolate
Date: Saturday, February 5, 2011 - Temporarily Postponed
Time: 2:00 PM
Place: Robbinsville Branch Library, 42 Robbinsville-Allentown Rd., Robbinsville, NJ 08691
Open to Mercer County Library Cardholders.
For more information and reservations call 609-259-2150.

Valentine's Day - Tea, Flowers, Fans, and Chocolate
Date: Thursday, February 10, 2011
Time: 8:15 PM (Approximately)
Place: Sayreville Historical Society held at the Sayreville Senior Center, 423 Main St., Sayreville, NJ 08856
For more information and reservations call Lorraine at 732-727-2607.

Teas and Other Meals in Victorian America
Date: Saturday, February 12, 2010
Time: 1:30PM
Place: Hillsborough Public Library, 379 South Branch Rd., Hillsborough, NJ 08844
For more information and reservations call Cathy Briant at 908-369-2200 x-16.

Favorite Foods and Libations of Past Presidential Families
Date: Tuesday, February 22, 2011
For the residents of The Evergreens.

Tea Knowledge - 101
Date: Saturday, February 26, 2011
Time: 2:00 PM
Place: Sayreville Public Library,1050 Washington Rd., Sayreville, NJ 08859
For more information and reservations call Alaina Dowd at 732-727-0212 x-25.

 
 
Previously Scheduled Events
December 2010 

Victorian Parlor Games
Date: Thursday, December 2, 2010
Time: 6:30 PM
Place:
Sayreville Public Library, 1050 Washington Rd., Sayreville, NJ 08859
This is an interactive program. Come and have some fun!
For more information and reservations call Alaina Dowd at 732-727-0212 x- 25.

Colonial and Victorian Christmas Customs
Date: Friday, December 3, 2010
Time:
11:30-AM -12-30PM (Events start at 10:30AM)
Place: 
Georgian Court University, 900 Lakewood Avenue, Lakewood, NJ 08701
Held in the Casino on Georgian Court campus.
For more information about all events call  732-987-2201.

Victorian Parlor Games
Date: Sunday, December 5, 2010
Time: 2:00 PM
Place:
Evesham Library, 984 Tuckerton Rd., Marlton, NJ 08053.
This is an interactive program. Come and have some fun!
For more information and reservations call Katheryn A. Woodworth at 856-983-1444 x-2047.

Colonial and Victorian Christmas Customs
Date: Tuesday, December 7, 2010
Time:
11:00 AM
Place: 
Sparta Library, 22 Woodport Rd., Sparts, NJ 07871
For more information and reservations call Diane Lapsley at 973-729-3101.

Winter Holidays
Date: Wednesday, December 8, 2010
Time: 7:00 PM
Place: Matawan-Aberdeen Public Library,165 Main St., Matawan, NJ 07747
For more information and reservations call Nancy Shamoo at 732-583-9100.

Jersey Cranberry
Date: Thursday, December 9, 2010
Time: 7:00 PM
Place: Edison Public Library, 340 Plainfield Avenue, Edison, NJ 08817.
For more information and reservations call Geri Post at 732-287-2298-x-228.
Program free and open to the public. This Horizons Speakers bureau program is offered by the New Jersey Council of the Humanities, a stare partner of the National Endowment of the Humanities.

Colonial and Victorian Christmas Customs
Date: Saturday, December 11, 2010
Time:
2:00 PM
Place: 
Jefferson Township Public Library, 1031 Weldon Rd., Oak Ridge, NJ 07438.
For more information and reservations call Christine O. Brien at 973-208-6115.

Colonial and Victorian Christmas Customs
Date: Tuesday, December 14, 2010
Time:
7:00 PM
Place: 
Chester Library, 250 W. Main St., Chester, NJ07930.
For more information and reservations call Mary Murphy at 908-879-7612.

Colonial and Victorian Christmas Customs
Date: Tuesday, December 15, 2010
For the residents of Chelsea at Bridgewater.

Colonial and Victorian Christmas Customs
Date: Tuesday, December 16, 2010
For the residents of New Jersey Eastern Star.

 
 
Previously Scheduled Events
November 2010 

Victorian Parlor Games
Date: Wednesday, November 3, 2010
Time: 7:00 PM
Place: Westfield Memorial Library,550 East Broad St., Westfield, NJ 07090
For more information call Jennifer Schulze at 908-789-4090 x-4140.Stop by to visit the Jacobus Vandeerveer House, see my display, and join in an informal conversation about the Harvest Season.

Celebrating the Harvest Season
Date: Sunday, November 7, 2010
Time: 1:00 PM
Place: NJ Meadowlands EnvironmentalCtr., Two Dekorte Plaza, Lyndhurst, NJ07071
For more information and reservations call Jane Stein at 201-777-2413.

Remedies from theKitchen
Date: Monday, November8, 2010
Time: 7:00 PM
Place: Mahwah Public Library, 100 Ridge Rd., Mahwah, NJ 07430
For more information and reservations call Denise laude at 201-529-7323 x-27.

The Fun and Mystery of Reading Tea Leaves
Date: Saturday, November 13, 2010
Time: 12:30 PM
Place: Warren Township Library, 42 Mountain Blvd., Warren, NJ 07059
Program filled. Waiting List only.
Phone Marcella Dunham at 908-754-5554 x-64
Please bring a shallow teacup AND saucer (NO COFFEEMUGS) if you want to try your hand at reading tea leaves.

Remedies from theKitchen
Date: Sunday, November 14, 2010
Time: 2:00 PM
Place: Ewing Branch Library, 61 Scotch Rd., Ewing, NJ 08628
For more information and reservations call Lisa Schraeger at 609-882-3148.


Apples - Dumplings, Cider, and Jack
Date: Sunday, November 21, 2010
Time: 2:00 PM
Place: West Caldwell Library, 30 Clinton Rd., West Caldwell,NJ 07006
For more information and reservations call Ethan Galvin at 973-226-5441.

 
 
Previously Scheduled Events
September and October 2010 

Celebrating the Harvest Season
Date: Sunday, September 12, 2010
Time: 1:00 -3:00 PM
Place: Jacobus Vanderveer House,955 Highway 202/206, Bedminister, NJ 07921
For more information call Robin Ray at 908-212-7000 x-404
Stop by to visit the Jacobus Vandeerveer House, see my display, and join in an informal conversation about the Harvest Season.

Foods from the Bible
Date: Saturday, September 25, 2010
Time: 11:00 AM
Place: Lyndhurst Public Library, 355 Valley Brook Td., Lyndhurst, NJ 07071
For more information and reservations call Donna Romeo at 201-804-2486.


Celebrating the Harvest Season
Date: Monday, September 27, 2010
Time: 6:30 PM
Place: Sayreville Public Library, 1050 Washington Rd., Sayreville, NJ 08859
For more information and reservations call Alaina Dowd at732-727-0212 x-25

Celebrating the Harvest Season
Date: Thuresday, September 30, 2010
Special Event for Fellowship Village

The Asian Tea Experience - China and Japan
Date: Saturday, October 2, 2010
Time: 1:00 - 4:00 PM - Luncheon, Garden Club Display, Tea Talk
Sponsored by the Richmond Ever-Green Garden Club
Held at Hilton Garden Inn, South Ave., Staten Island, NY
Tickets -$55.00. For more information call Carol Berardi at 718-448-1398. A check made out to the Richmond Ever-Green Garden Club can be mailed to Carol. The address is Carol Berardi, 49 Northern Blvd., Staten Island, NY 10301.

From October 15 - October 20 I will be on an Educational Tea Expedition in Taiwan and Japan.

 
 
Previously Scheduled Events
August 2010 

The Jersey Tomato
Date: Monday, August 2, 2010
Time: 7:00 PM
Place: Dunellen Public Library,100 New Market Rd., Dunellen, NJ 08812
For more information call Jennifer Neely at 732-968-4585.
Program free and open to the public -This Horizons Speakers Bureau Program is offered by the New Jersey Council of the Humanities, a state partner of the National Endowment of the Humanities.

Fun and Food Along the Jersey Shore
Date: Tuesday, August 3, 2010
Place: Crane's Mill Retirement Village - For Residents Only.


Peachy-Keen in New Jersey
Date: Wednesday,August 4, 2010
Place: The Evergreen - For Residents Only

Fun and Food Along the Jersey Shore
Date: Thursday, August 5, 2010
Time: 6:30 PM
Place: Sayreville Public Library, 1050 Washington Rd., Sayreville, NJ 08859
For more information and reservations call Sharon Dalton at 732-727-0212 x-12

An Evening of Peaches
Date: Tuesday, August 10, 2010
Time: 6:30 PM
Place: Edison Main Library, 340 Plainfield Ave,Edison, NJ 08817
A talk and tasting with Judith Krall-Russo and Terry Antoniewicz. Hosted by Edison Library Foundation. Fee - $5.00. Tickets available at all Edison Libraries. Prepayment required.
Call 732-287-2298 x-1 for more information. Support Your Public Libraries!

Peachy-Keen in New Jersey
Date: Wednesday, August 11, 2010
 Time: 7:00 PM
Place: Hunterdon County Library, 314 State Route 12, Flemington, NJ 08822
For more information and reservations call Jennifer Winberry at 908-788-1420.

Fun and Food Along the Jersey Shore
Date: Tuesday, August 17, 2010
Time: 1:00 PM
Place: Plumsted Branch Library, 119 Evergreen Rd., New Egypt, NJ 08533
For more information and reservations call Lara Fletcher at 609-758-7888.

 
 
Previously Scheduled Events
July 2010 

The Jersey Tomato
Date: Wednesday, July 14, 2010
Time: 10:00 AM
Place: Valley Hospital at The Kraft Center
15 Essex Rd., Paramus, NJ 07652
For more information call Sally Grassi at 201-291-6467.
Program free and open to the public -This Horizons Speakers Bureau Program is offered by the New Jersey Council of the Humanities, a state partner of the National Endowment of the Humanities.

Fun and Food Along the Jersey Shore
Date: Thursday, July 15, 2010
Time: 3:00 PM
Place: Jefferson Township Public Library, 1031 Weldon Rd., Oak Ridge, NJ 07438.
For more information and reservations call Christine O'Brien at 973-208-6115.


Fun and Food Along the Jersey Shore
Date: Tuesday, July 20, 2010
Time: 7:00 PM
Place: North Arlington Public Library, 210 Ridge Rd., North Arlington, NJ 07030-6097.
For more information and reservations call Stephanie Burke at 201-955-5640.

Fun and Food Along the Jersey Shore
Date: Wednesday, July 21, 2010
Place: Van Dyk Park Place - For residents only.

Fun and Food Along the Jersey Shore
Date: Thursday, Juy 22, 2010
Place: Cedar Crest Village - For residents only.

 
 
Previously Scheduled Events
June 2010 

Tea and History
Date: Wednesday, June 2, 2010
Place: Held at the Ridgewood Women's Club, By invitation only.
Celebrating 90 Years of making a Difference fo the YWCA of Bergan County.
Guest Speaker - Judith Krall-Russo

Blueberries - New Jersey's Wonder Fruit
Date: Tuesday, June 8, 2010
Time: 1:00 PM
Place: NJ Meadowlands Environmental Center, Two Dekorte Park Plaza, Lyndhurst, NJ 07071. For information and reservations call Jane Stein at 201-777-2413.


The Jersey Tomato - From Cherry to Beefsteak
Date: Thursday, June 10, 2010
Time: 6:30 PM
Place; Sayreville Public Library, 1050 Washington Rd., Sayreville, NJ 08859
For more information and reservations call Sharon Dalton at 732-727-0212.

Tea and Ice Make Something Nice
Date: Sunday, June 13, 2010
Time:2:00PM
Place: Evesham Library, 984 Tuckerton Rd., Marlton, NJ 08859. For more information and reservations call Katheryn Woodworth at 856-983-1444.

The Jersey Tomato - From Cherry to Beefsteak
Date: Tuesday, June 15, 2010
Time: 7:30 PM
Place: Hamilton Grange #79, at the Hamilton Square Baptist Church, 3752 Nottingham Way, Hamilton, NJ For more information call 609-799-0331.
Program free and open to the public -This Horizons Speakers Bureau Program is offered by the New Jersey Council of the Humanities, a state partner of the National Endowment of the Humanities

Blueberries - New Jersey's Wonder Fruit
Date: Wednesday, June 16, 2010
For the residents of Fellowship Village

Fun and Food Along the Jersey Shore
Date: Tuesday, June 22, 2010
For the residents of Chelsea at Warren.

Fun and Food Along the Jersey Shore
Date: Wednesday, June 23, 2010
Time: 12:30 PM
Place: Wayne Public Library, 461 Valley Rd., Wayne, NJ 07470. For more information and reservations call Deborah Rosenblatt at 973-694-4272 X-5408.

 
 
Previously Scheduled Events
May 2010 

Tea with Your Favorite Grownup
Date: Saturday, May 1, 2010
Time: 1:30 PM
Place: Hillsborough Public Library, 379 South Branch Rd., Hillsborough, NJ 08844. A program for children 8 years old and up. Reservations required. Limited to 20 children and their favorite grown-up. Please wear your Sunday best. For more information and reservations call Cathy Briant at 908-369-2200 x-16

Mother Knows Best - A Tea
Date: Sunday, May 2, 2010
Place: Raritan Library, 54 E. Somerset St., Raritan, NJ 08869
For reservations call Mary Jane Paese at 908-725-0413.

Tea and the Mad Hatter
Date: Wednesday, May 5, 2010
For the Residents of The Evergreems.

Fun and Food Along the Jersey Shore
Date: Thursday, May 6, 2010
Time: 7:00 PM
Place: Kenilworth Library, 548 Boulevard, Kenilworth, NJ 07033. For more informations call Dale Spindell at 908-276-3451.

Mother Knows Best - A Tea
Date: Saturday, May 8, 2010
For the residents of Van Dyk Park Place Assited Living.

The Story of Tea
Date: Saturday, April 24, 2010
For the residents of The Eastern Star.

Drink to Your Health - Coffee or Tea?
Date: Saturday, May 15, 2010
Time: 11:00 AM
Place: Franklinville Township Library,1584 Coles Mill Rd., Franklinville, NJ 08322.
For more information and reservations call Linda McBride at 856-695-2833.

English Tea Traditions
Date: Wednesday, May 19, 2010
Time: 7:00 PM
Place: Chester Library,250 W. Main St., Chester, NJ 07930.
For more information and reservations call Mary Murphy at 908-879-7612.

Tea Traditions from Many Lands
Date: Sunday, May 23, 2010
Time: 2:00 PM
Place: Ewing Branch Library,61 Scotch Rd., Ewing, NJ 08628.
For more information and reservations call Lisa Schraeger at 609-882-3148.

The Asian Tea Experience - China & Japan
Date: Tuesday, May 25, 2010
Time: 2:00 PM
Place: Brick Branch Library,301 Chambers Bridge Rd.,Brick Township, NJ 08723
For more information and reservations call Susan Gardiner at 732-477-4513 x-3425.

 
 
Previously Scheduled Events
April 2010 
 

Blueberries - New Jersey's Wonder Fruit
Date: Sunday, April 11, 2010
Time: 1:30 PM
Place: Cranes's Ford Chapter of DAR held at the Schuyler-Hamilton House, 5 Olyphant Place, Morristown, NJ 07960. For more information call Barbara at 973-887-1183.
Program free and open to the public -This Horizons Speakers Bureau Program is offeredby the New Jersey Council of the Humanities, a state partner of the National Endowment of the Humanities.

Blueberries - New Jersey's Wonder Fruit
Date: Monday, April 12, 2010
Place: For the Women's Club of Westfield, Inc.

Tea Traditions from Many Lands
Date: Wednesday, April 14, 2010
For the Residents of Chelsea at Bridgewater.

English Tea Traditions
Date: Saturday, April 17, 2010
Time: 2:00 PM
Place: Lacey Branch of the Ocean County Library, 10 E. Lacey Rd., Forked River, NJ 08731For reservations and more information call Dawn Heyson at 609-693-8566.

History of English Tea
Date: Tuesday April 20, 2010
Time: 7 PM
Place:The Women. s Club of Caldwell, 31 Westville Ave., West Caldwell, NJ. For cost and reservations call 973-403-1162.

Foods of the Bible
Date: Saturday, April 24, 2010
Time: Conference - 9:00AM -3:00 PM with Foods of the Bible presentation approximately 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM.
Place: United Methodist Women Conference, Held at Haddonfield United Methodist Church, 29 Warwick Rd., Haddonfield, NJ 08033
No charge for conference. Lunch is $8.00. For more information and reservations call Mary Bode at 732-244-6538

The Fun and Mystery of Reading Tea Leaves
Date: Wednesday, April 28, 2010
Time: 7:00 PM
Place: Hunterdon County Library, 314 State Road 12, Flemington, NJ 08822. Please bring a shallow teacup AND saucer (NO COFFEE MUGS) if you want to try your hand at reading tea leaves. For more information and reservations call Jennifer Winberry at 908-788-1420.

 
 
Previously Scheduled Events
March 2010 
 

Favorite Foods and Libations of Past Presidential Families
Date: Saturday, March 13, 2010
Place: North Arlington Public Library, 210 Ridge Rd, North Arlington, NJ 07030-6097
For more information and reservations call Stephanie Burke at 201-955-5640.

Blueberries - New Jersey's Wonder Fruit
Date: Wednesday, March 17, 2010
Time: 7:30 PM
Place: Atlantic Highlands Historical Society held at the Atlantic Highlands Senior Center, Simon Lake Drive, Atlantic Highlands, NJ 07716
For more information and reservations call Carin Burke at 732-291-9917.
Program free and open to the public -This Horizons Speakers Bureau Program is offeredby the New Jersey Council of the Humanities, a state partner of the National Endowment of the Humanities.

History of English Tea
Date: Saturday, March 20, 2010
Time: 2PM
Place: Bound Brook Library, 402 East High St., Bound Brook, NJ 08850
For more information and reservations call Paul Schroeder at 908-356-8661.

Remedies from the Kitchen
Date: Sunday, March 21, 2010
Time: 2:00 PM
Place: Sayreville Public Library, 1050 Washington Rd., Sayreville, NJ 08859
For more information and reservations call Sharon Dalton at 732-727-0212.
Limited registration.

Remedies from the Kitchen
Date: Tuesday, March 23, 2010
Time: 7 PM
Place: Friends of the Hamilton Library held at the Hamilton Public Library, 1 Justice Samuel Alitoi Jr. Way, Mercerville, NJ 08619-3809.
For more information and reservations call Daniel Benson at 609-203-1718.

 
Previously Scheduled Events
January / February 2010 
 

Favorite Foods and Libations of Past Presidential Families
Date: Saturday, February 6, 2010
Time: 11 AM
Place: North Arlington Public Library, 210 Ridge Rd, North Arlington, NJ 07030-6097
For more information and reservations call Stephanie Burke at 201-955-5640.

Valentines Day - Flowers, Fans,Chocolate
Date: Thursday, February 11, 2010
Time: 6:30 PM
Place:  Raritan Library, 54 E. Somerset St., Raritan, NJ 08869
Limited seating. For more information and reservations call Mary Jane at 908-725-0314. 

History of English Tea
Date: Saturday, February 13, 2010
Time: 1:30 PM
Place: Hillsborough Public Library, 379 South Branch Rd., Hillsborough, NJ 08844
For more information and reservations call Cathy Briant at 908-369-2200 X-16

Valentine's Day - Tea, Flowers, and Fans
Date: Tuesday, February 16, 2010
Time: 12:00 Noon to 3:30 PM
Place: Women's Club of Caldwell, 31 Westville Ave., West Caldwell, NJ 07006
There is a charge for lunch. Please call Iva Hemmel for information and reservations.

English Tea Traditions
Date: Sunday, February 21, 2010 (Snow date February 28) 
Time: 1:30 PM
Place: Edison Public Library, 340 Plainfield Ave., Edison, NJ 08817.
A fundraiser for the Edison Public Library sponsored by the Edison Library Foundation.
Admission fee of $12.00 includes tea program, tea, and cookies.
For more information call the library at 732-287-2298.

 
Previously Scheduled Events
December 2009 
 

Colonial and Victorian Christmas Customs
Date: Wednesday, December 2, 2009
Time: 7:00 PM
Place: Westfield Memorial Library, 550 East Broad St., Westfield, NJ 07090
For more information call Laura Ryan at 908-789-4090 X-4140.

Colonial and Victorian Christmas Customs
Date: Saturday, December 5, 2009
Time: 11:00 AM
Place: Waldwick Library, 19 E. Prospect St., Waldwick, NJ 07463.
For more information and reservatins callPatty Boyd at 201-652-5104.

Winter Holidays
Date: Sunday, December 6, 2009
Time: 2:00 PM
Place: Longhill Township Public Library, 917 Valley Rd.,Gillette, NJ 07933.
For more information and reservations call Mary Martin at 908-647-2088.

Colonial and Victorian Christmas Customs
Date: Tuesday, December 8, 2009
Time: 2:00 PM
Place: Crane's Mill Retirement Village - Residents Only.

Colonial and Victorian Christmas Customs
Date: Saturday, December 12, 2009
Time: 11:00 AM
Place: Plumstead Branch Library, 119 Evergreen Rd., New Egypt, NJ 08533.
For more information and reservations call Lara Fletcher at 609-758-7888.
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Tea for the Holidays - A Celebration
Date: Sunday, December 13, 2009
Time: 1:00 PM
Place: NJ Meadowlands Environmental Center, Two Dekort Park Plaza, Lyndhurst, NJ 07071
For more information and reservations call Jane Stein at 201-777-2413.

Colonial and Victorian Christmas Customs
Date: Wednesday, December 16, 2009
Time: 6:30 PM
Place: Sayreville Public Library, 1050 Washington Rd., Sayreville, NJ 08859.
For more information and reservations call Sharon Dalton at 732-727-0212.

Colonial and Victorian Christmas Customs
Date: Thursday, December 17, 2009
Time: 2:00 PM
Place: NJ Eastern Star - Residents Only.

Colonial and Victorian Christmas Customs
Date: Saturday, December 19, 2009
Time: 11:00 AM
Place: Lyndhurst Public Library, 355 Valley Brook Rd., Lyndhurst, NJ 07071.
For more information call Donna Romeo at 201-804-2486.

 
Previously Scheduled Events
November 2009 
 

Celebrating the Harvest Season
Date: Sunday, November 1, 2009
Time: 2:00 PM
Place: West Caldwell Library, 30 Clinton Rd., West Caldwell, NJ 07006
For more information call Ethan Galvin at 973-226-5441.

The New Jersey Cranberry
Date: Tuesday, November 3, 2009
Time: 1:00 PM
Place: Seasoned with Grace Group of Grace Presbyterian Church, 153 Grove St., Montclair, NJ For more information and reservations call Janet Spain at 973-744-4654.
Program free and open to the public -This Horizons Speakers Bureau Program is offered by the New Jersey Council of the Humanities, a state partner of the National Endowment of the Humanities.

The Holiday Cranberry
Date: Saturday, November 7, 2009
Time: From 2:00 - 4:00 PM
Place: Metlar-Bodine House Museum, 1281 River Rd, Piscataway, NJ 08854
Discover the many ways to make use of this crimson berry. Cranberry-themed beverages, savories, and desserts will be served.Seating limited. $25.00 per person. Members-$20.00.
RSVP by November 5. Phone 732-463-8363.

The Expressive Apron - A Workshop
Date: Sunday, November 8, 2009
Time: 2:00 - 5:00 PM
Place: Sponsored by the Friends of the South Plainfield Library held at the South Plainfield Senior Center, 90 Maple St., South Plainfield, NJ 07080 
Must pre-register. Limited to 20 participants. Fee- $25.00 includes blank apron and light refreshments. For more information amd details call 732-985-2486.

The New Jersey Cranberry
Date: Wednesday, November 11, 2009
Time: 12:30 PM
Place: Wayne Public Library, 461 Valley Rd., Wayne, NJ 07470.
For more information and reservations call Deborah Rosenblatt at973-694-4272.
Program free and open to the public -This Horizons Speakers Bureau Program is offered by the New Jersey Council of the Humanities, a state partner of the National Endowment of the Humanities.
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The New Jersey Cranberry
Date: Thursday, November 12, 2009
Time: 8:00 PM
Place: Rosary Alter Society of St. Anne's Church, 325 Second Ave., Garwood, NJ 07027
For more information call Eleanor Senus at 908-232-7070.
Program free and open to the public -This Horizons Speakers Bureau Program is offered by the New Jersey Council of the Humanities, a state partner of the National Endowment of the Humanities.

The Fun and Mystery of Reading Tea Leaves
Date: Saturday, November 14, 2009
Time: 1:00 PM
Place: Washington Township Public Library, 37 E. Springtown, Rd., Long Valley, NJ 07853
Please bring a teacup AND saucer. NO COFFEE MUGS.
For more information and reservations call Jane Gold at 908-876-3596.

The New Jersey Cranberry
Date: Monday, November 16, 2009
Time: 8:00 PM
Place: College Club of Fanwood - Scotch Plains held at the Chelsea at Fanwood, South Ave., Fanwood, NJ 07027
For more information call Joan Skubish at 908-889-9194.
Program free and open to the public -This Horizons Speakers Bureau Program is offered by the New Jersey Council of the Humanities, a state partner of the National Endowment of the Humanities.

The New Jersey Cranberry
Date: Tuesday, November 17, 2009
Time: 7:30 PM
Place: Mary Jacobs Memorial Library, 64 Washington St., Rocky Hill, NJ 08553
For more information call Candi Willis at 609-924-7073 x-112.
Program free and open to the public -This Horizons Speakers Bureau Program is offered by the New Jersey Council of the Humanities, a state partner of the National Endowment of the Humanities.

Celebrating the Harvest Season
Date: Monday, November 23, 2009
Time: 6:30 PM
Place:Lacey Branch of the Ocean County Library, 10 E. Lacey St. Forked River, NJ 08731.
For more information call Dawn Heyson at 609-693-8566.

 
Previously Scheduled Events
October 2009 
 
 

The Jersey Tomato
Date: Thursday, October 1, 2009
Time: 1:30 PM
Place: Foothill Club held at Echo Lake Country Club, 515 Springfield Ave, Mountainside,NJ
Program free and open to the public -This Horizons Speakers Bureau Program is offered by the New Jersey Council of the Humanities, a state partner of the National Endowment of the Humanities

The Jersey Tomato
Date: Wednesday, October 14, 2009
Time: 7:30 PM
Place: The Hopewell Historical Society held at Hopewell Elementaty School, 35 Princeton Ave. (enter through side doors on south side), Hopewell, NJ 08525.
For more information and reservations call Will Dickey at 609-737-0914.

The New Jersey Cranberry
Date: Saturday, October 17, 2009
Time: From 10:00 -11:00 AM
Place: The Burlington County Farm Market, 500 Centerton Rd, Moorestown, NJ 08057 .

The Harvest Tea Supper
Date: Tuesday, October 20, 2009
Time: 7:00 -8:30 PM
Place: Elijah's Promise Farm to Table held at Better World Cafe in the Reformed Church,
19 S. Second St. Highland Park, NJ 08904.
Enter from the parking lot off Raritan Ave, (Rt. 27) between 2ed and 3ed Street.
Donation $15.00. Tea program and food tasting prepared by the culinary students. Please call for reservations. SPACE LIMITED. Phone 732-545-9002.

Exploring Asian Culture
Date: Thursday, October 22, 2009
Time: 7:30 PM
Place: Princeton Public Library, 65 Witherspoon St.,Princeton, NJ 08542
For more information and reservations call Janie Hermann at609-924-9529.
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Matcha Tea Meditation - A Workshop in Mindfulness
Date: Sunday, October 25, 2009
Time: 2:00 PM - 5:00PM
Place: Held at the Red Bank Community Church
$85.00 . Must pre-register and pre-pay. Very Limited Spaces Available.For more information and reservations call 732-985-2486 or e-mail judith@teafoodhistory.com.

The Fun and Mystery of Reading Tea Leaves
Date: Wednesday, October 28, 2009
Time: 2:00 PM
Place: Cranes's Mill Retirement Community - Residents only.

 
 
Previously Scheduled Events
September 2009 
 
 

English Tea Traditions
Date: Monday, September 14, 2009
Time: 2:00 PM
Place: Fellowship Village - Residents only.

The Jersey Tomato
Date: Sunday, September 29, 2009
Time: 1:30 PM
Place: Burlington County Library, 5 Pioneeer Blvd., Westhampton, NJ 08060
For more information and reservations call Elaine Shaughnessy of the Herb Society of America-South Jersey Unit at 856-768-1657.

The Jersey Tomato
Date: Thursday, October 1, 2009
Time: 1:30 PM
Place: Foothill Club held at Echo Lake Country Club, 515 Springfield Ave, Mountainside,NJ
Program free and open to the public -This Horizons Speakers Bureau Program is offered by the New Jersey Council of the Humanities, a state partner of the National Endowment of the Humanities

The Jersey Tomato
Date: Wednesday, October 14, 2009
Time: 7:30 PM
Place: The Hopewell Historical Society held at Hopewell Elementaty School, 35 Princeton Ave. (enter through side doors on south side), Hopewell, NJ 08525.
For more information and reservations call Will Dickey at 609-737-0914.

The New Jersey Cranberry
Date: Saturday, October 17, 2009
Time: From 10:00 -11:00 AM
Place: The Burlington County Farm Market, 500 Centerton Rd, Moorestown, NJ 08057 .

The Harvest Tea Supper
Date: Tuesday, October 20, 2009
Time: 7:00 -8:30 PM
Place: Elijah's Promise Farm to Table held at Better World Cafe in the Reformed Church,
19 S. Second St. Highland Park, NJ 08904.
Enter from the parking lot off Raritan Ave, (Rt. 27) between 2ed and 3ed Street.
Donation $15.00. Tea program and food tasting prepared by the culinary students. Please call for reservations. SPACE LIMITED. Phone 732-545-9002.

Exploring Asian Culture
Date: Thursday, October 22, 2009
Time: 7:30 PM
Place: Princeton Public Library, 65 Witherspoon St.,Princeton, NJ 08542
For more information and reservations call Janie Hermann at609-924-9529.

Matcha Tea Meditation - A Workshop in Mindfulness
Date: Sunday, October 25, 2009
Time: 2:00 PM - 5:00PM
Place: Held at the Red Bank Community Church
$85.00 . Must pre-register and pre-pay. Very Limited Spaces Available.For more information and reservations call 732-985-2486 or e-mail judith@teafoodhistory.com.

The Fun and Mystery of Reading Tea Leaves
Date: Wednesday, October 28, 2009
Time: 2:00 PM
Place: Cranes's Mill Retirement Community - Residents only.

Peachy-keen - Peaches in New Jersey
Date: Friday, September 25, 2009
Time: 1:00 PM
Place: Rossmoor - Members of the New Jersey Club 

Tea Traditions from Many Lands
Date: Tuesday, September 29, 2009
Time: 12:00 Noon
Place: Monroe Village - Residents Only.

 
 
Previously Scheduled Events
August 2009 
 
  Blueberries - New Jersey's Wonder Fruit
Date: Tuesday, August 4, 2009
Time: 2:00 PM
Place: Chelsea at Warren - Residents only.

The Jersey Tomato
Date: Wednesday, August 5, 2009
Time: 7:00 PM
Place: Hunterdon County Library, 314 State Rt. 12, Flemington NJ 08822
For more information and reservations call Jennifer Winberry at 908-788-1420.

Drink to Your Health -Tea or Coffee?
Date: Saturday, August 8, 2009
Time: 11:00 AM
Place: Lyndhurst Public Library, 355 Valley Brook Rd., Lyndhurst, NJ 07071
For more information and reservations call Donna Romeo at 201-804-2486.

The Jersey Tomato
Date: Tuesday, August 11, 2009
Time: 1:30 PM
Place:The Evergreens - Residents Only.

Peachy-keen - Peaches in New Jersey
Date: Wednesday, August 12, 2009
Time: 6:30 PM
Place: Sayreville Public Library, 1050 Washington Rd., Sayreville,NJ 08859
For more information and reservations call Samantha Quintas at 732-727-0212.

The Fun and Mystery of Reading Tea Leaves
Date: Saturday, August 29, 2009
Time: 11:00 AM
Place: Franklin Township Public Library, 1584 Coles Mill Rd., Franklinville, NJ 08322
For more information and reservations call Denise Saia at 856-695-2833. 
Please bring a teacup AND saucer. NO COFFEE MUGS.

 
 
Previously Scheduled Events
June/July 2009 
 
 

Peachy-keen - Peaches in New Jersey
Date: Wednesday, June 10, 2009
Time: 12:30 PM
Place: Wayne Public Library, 461 Valley Rd., Wayne, NJ 07470
For more information and reservations call Deborah Rosenblatt at 973-694-4272 X-5408..

Tea Knowledge for Culinary Students
Date: Wednesday, June 16, 2009
Job Corp Culinary Expo 2009
Place: Atlantic County Community College
For Participating Students only.

Blueberries - New Jersey's Wonder Fruit
Date: Thursday, June 25, 2009
Time: 6:30 PM
Place: Raritan Public Library, 54 E. Somerset St., Raritan, NJ 08869
For more information and reservations please call Mary Jane Paese at 908-725-0413.
Program free and open to the public -This Horizons Speakers Bureau Program is offered by the New Jersey Council of the Humanities, a state partner of the National Endowment of the Humanities.

A Victorian Summer at the Evergreens
Date: Thursday, July 16, 2009
Time: 7:00 - 8:30 PM
Place:Charles Shultz House (Evergreens), 30 N. Mountain Ave, Montclair, NJ
For more information and reservations call The Montclair Historical Society at 973-744-1796

An Old Fashioned Summer Day - Games and Beverages
Date: Sunday, July 19, 2009
Time: 2:00 - 3:00 PM
Place: Red Mill Museum Village, 56 Main St., Clinton, NJ 08869
For more information and reservations call Elizabeth Cole at 908-735-4101 X-102

Peachy-keen - Peaches in New Jersey
Date: Tuesday, July 21, 2009
Place: Crane's Mill Retirement Community
Open to residnts only. 

Fun and Food Along the Jersey Shore
Date: Thursday, July 23, 2009
Place: The Barron Arts Center, 582 Rahway Avenue, Woodbridge, NJ 07095
Seating Limited. For more information and reservations call 732-634-0413.
Program and light refreshments. 
This is part of Jersey Shore Notes - poetry by Frank Finale on June 3: Film/Lecture Greeting from Asbury Park on June 16: Vintage Asbury Park Memorabilia Exhibit until June 23.

 
 
Previously Scheduled Events
May 2009 
 
 

Tea and the Mad Hatter
Date: Saturday, May 9, 2009
Time: 1:00 PM
Place: Vauxhall Branch Library, 123 Hilton Ave., Vauxhall, NJ 07088
Wear a fabulous hat!
For more information and reservations call Peggy Brady at 908-249-2428.

The Story of Tea
Date: Monday, May 11, 2009
Place: NJ Eastern Star - Residents Only.

The Asian Tea Experience
Date: Saturday, May 16, 2009
Place: Evesham Library, 984 Tuckerton Rd., Marlton, NJ 08053
For more information and reservations please call Katheryn Woodward at 856-983-1444. Ask for the reference desk.

The Jersey Tomato Date: Sunday, May 17, 2009
Place:Durand-Hedden House, 523 Ridgewood Rd., Maplewood, NJ 07040
For more information and reservations call Susan Newberry at 973-762-0089.Program free and open to the public -This Horizons Speakers Bureau Program is offered by the New Jersey Council of the Humanities, a state partner of the National Endowment of the Humanities.

Remedies from the Kitchen
Date: Wednesday,May 20, 2009
Time: 7:00 PM
Place: Dixon Homestead Library, 180 Washington Ave., Dumont, NJ 07628
For more information and reservations call Donna Arera at 201-384-2030. 

Favorite Foods and Libations of Past Presidential Families
Date: Thursday, May 28, 2009
For: Morristown Science Academy at Morrristown High School
Not open to the public.

Tea and the Mad Hatter
Date: Saturday, May 30, 2009
Time: 2:00 PM
Place: Sayreville Public Library, 1050 Washington Rd., Sayreville, NJ 08859 
For more information and reservations call Samantha Quintas at 732-727-0212.
Wear a fabuous hat!

 
 
Previously Scheduled Events
April 2009 
 
 

Tea and the Reading of Tea Leaves
Date: Wednesday, April 1, 2009
Time: 6:00 PM
Place: Vauxhall Branch Library, 123 Hilton Ave., Vauxhall, NJ 07088
Please bring a teacup AND saucer. NO COFFEE MUGS.
For more information and reservations call Peggy Brady at 908-249-2428.

The Jersey Tomato Date: Thursday, April 2, 2009
Time: 12:45PM
Place: OWLS at St. Mathews's Lutheran Church, 318 Chester Ave., Moorestown, NJ 08057
For more information call Mary Jane Cross at 856-829-7028.
Program free and open to the public -This Horizons Speakers Bureau Program is offered by the New Jersey Council of the Humanities, a state partner of the National Endowment of the Humanities

A Tea Ceremony Experience
Date: Thursday, April 9, 2009
For: The Japan Club at Rutgers University

Girl Scout Tea Party
Date: Saturday, April 11, 2009
For: GS Troop 81599


Blueberries - New Jersey's Wonder Fruit
Date: Thursday, April 16, 2009
Time: 8:00 PM
Place: Rosary Alter Society of St. Anne's Church, 325 2ed Ave., Garwood, NJ 07027 
For more information and reservations call Eleanor Senus at 908-232-7070.Program free and open to the public -This Horizons Speakers Bureau Program is offered by the New Jersey Council of the Humanities, a state partner of the National Endowment of the Humanities.

Tea Tasting & Luncheon at Suningive the Home of Elizabeth C. White
Date: Saturday, April 18, 2009
Time: 1:00 PM
Place: Whitesbog Preservation Trust , 120-34 Whitesbog Rd., Browns Mill, NJ 08015
For more information and reservations call 609-893-4646. Space is extremely limited.
Members - $30.00 Non-members-$35.00.Payment must be received by April 10th.
Tea program, tea tasting, luncheon and tour of Elizabeth White's home by Miss White herself (portrayed by Stephanie Schrader).

Tea and the Reading of Tea Leaves
Date: Sunday, April 19, 2009
Time: 2:00 PM
Place: Jefferson Township Public Library, 1031 Weldon Rd., Oak Ridge, NJ 07438 
For more information and reservations call Christine O'Brien at 973-208-6115.
Please bring a teacup AND saucer. NO COFFEE MUGS.

Blueberries - New Jersey's Wonder Fruit
Date: Tuesday, April 21, 2009
Time: 1:00 PM
Place: Blair's Women's Club at the Givens Belet Memorial Lodge, 23 Hope Rd., Blairstown, NJ 07824 
For more information and reservations call Gloria Rivera at 908-362-7475.
Program free and open to the public -This Horizons Speakers Bureau Program is offered by the New Jersey Council of the Humanities, a state partner of the National Endowment of the Humanities

Remedies from the Kitchen
Date: Saturday, April 25, 2009 
Time: 12:30 PM
Place: Ledgewood Baptist Church, 233 Main St., Ledgewood, NJ 07852
Fee: $12.00. For more information and reservations call Carol Cherry at 973-584-1503.

History of English Tea
Date: Sunday, April 26, 20009
For: The Sisterhood of B'Nai Tikvah

Remedies from the Kitchen
Date: Tuesday, April 28, 2009 
Time: 2:00 PM
Place: Brick Branch Library, 233 301 Chambers Bridge Rd., Brick Township, NJ 08723
For more information and reservations call Susan Gardinier at 732-477-4515 x3425.

 
 
Previously Scheduled Events
March 2009 
 
 

Tea Traditions Around the World
Date: Saturday, March 7, 2009
Time: 3:00 PM
Place: Hillsborough Public Library, 379 South Branch Rd., Hillsborough, NJ 08844
For more information and reservation call Cathy Briant at 908-369-2200 x-16.

Blueberries - New Jersey's Wonder Fruit
Date: Monday, March 9, 2009
Time: 8:15 PM
Place: The Cranford College Women's Club held at the First Presbyterian Church
11 Springfield Ave.,Cranford, NJ 07016
For more information call Gerri Stiner at 908-276-3579.
Program free and open to the public -This Horizons Speakers Bureau Program is offered by the New Jersey Council of the Humanities, a state partner of the National Endowment of the Humanities

Blueberries - New Jersey's Wonder Fruit
Date: Tuesday, March 10, 2009
Time: 7:30 PM
Place: Horticultural Society of South Jersey held at the Cherry Hill Community Room,
820 Mercer St. Cherry Hill, NJ 08030
For more information call Carol Ann Heuling at 856-854-2499.Program free and open to the public -This Horizons Speakers Bureau Program is offered by the New Jersey Council of the Humanities, a state partner of the National Endowment of the Humanities

Tea in America - Colonial Times to the Roaring Twenties
Date: Thursday, March 12, 2009
Time: 7:30 PM
Place: The Hermitage, 335 North Franklin Turnpike, Ho-Ho-Kus, NJ 07423
For more information and reservations call 201-445-8311.

Root Cellars and Ice Houses
Date: Saturday, March 14, 2009
Time: 2:00 PM
Place: William Trent House,15 Market, St.,Trenton, NJ 08611 
For more information and reservations call Rhett Pernot at 609-989-3027.

The Asian Tea Experience - China and Japan
Date: Sunday. March 15, 2009
Time: 2:00 PM
Place: North Edison Branch Library, 777 Grove, St, Edison, NJ 08820
For more information and reservations call Lynn Lighner at 732-636-4786.

English Tea Traditions
Date: Tuesday, February 17, 2009
For the Prudential Retired Employee Association. 

The Asian Tea Experience - China and Japan
Date: Wednesday, March 25, 2009
Time: 1:00 PM
Place: Burlington County Library, 5 Pioneer Blvd.,Westhampton, NJ 08060
For more information and reservations call Jo Horton at 609-267-9660 x-3036.

English Tea Traditions
Date: Saturday, March 28, 2009
Time: 11:00 AM
Place: Plumstead Branch Library, 119 Evergreen Rd., New Egypt, NJ 08533
For more information and reservations call Lara Fletcher at 609-758-7888.

The Fun and Mystery of Reading Tea Leaves
Date: Sunday, March 29, 2009
Time: 2:00 PM
Place: Ewing Branch Library, 61 Scotch Rd., Ewing, NJ 08628
For more information and reservations call Laverne Mann at 609-882-3148.

 
 
Previously Scheduled Events
January/February 2009 
 
 

Favorite Foods & Libations of Past Presidential Families
Date: Thursday, January 15, 2009
Time: 2:00 PM
Place: Manchester Branch Library, 21 Colonial Dr., Manchester, NJ 08759
For more information call Wendy Smolowitz at 732-657-7600. 

Tea and the Reading of Tea Leaves
Date: Wednesday, February 4, 2009
Time: 6:00 PM
Place: Vauxhall Branch Library, 123 Hilton Ave., Vauxhall, NJ 07088
For more information call Peg Brady at 908-249-2428.
PLease bring a tea cup AND saucer. NO COFFEE MUGS.

A History of English Tea
Date: Saturday, February 7, 2009
Place:Hillsborough Public Library, 379 South Branch Rd., Hillsborough, NJ 08844
For more information and reservations call Cathy Briant at 908-369-2200 x-16. Please bring a tea cup and saucer.

Valentine's Day - Tea, Flowers, and Fans
Date: Monday, February 9, 2009
Time: 2:00 PM
Eastern Star - Residents Only

Valentine's Day - Tea, Flowers, and Fans
Date: Tuesday, February 10, 2009
Time: 2:00 PM
Place: Crane's Mill Retirement Community - Residents Only. 

Valentine's Day - Tea, Flowers, and Fans
Date: Wednesday, February 11, 2009
Time: 12:24 PM
Place:Wyckoff Family YMCA, 691 Wyckoff Ave., Wyckoff, NJ 07481.
For more information and reservations call Jennifer Sauer at 201-891-2081.

The New Jersey Cranberry
Date: Tuesday, February 17, 2009
Time: 2:00 PM 
Place: Tri-County Chapter of the Brandeis University National Women's Committe, Held at Robbinsville Library, 42 Robbinsville-Allentown Rd., Robbinsville, NJ
Program free and open to the public -This Horizons Speakers Bureau Program is offered by the New Jersey Council of the Humanities, a state partner of the National Endowment of the Humanities.

Favorite Foods & Libations of Past Presidential Families
Date: Wednesday, February 17, 2009
Time: 6:30 PM
Place: Sayreville Public Library, 1050 Washington Rd., Sayreville, NJ 08859
For more information and reservations call Samatha Quintas at 732-727-0212.

The African Influence in Foods
Date: Thursday, February 26, 2009
Time: 3:00 PM
Place: Franklin Township Public Library, 1584 Coles Mill Rd., Franklinville, NJ 08322. For more information and reservations call Linda McBride at 856-695-2833 .

The African Influence in Foods
Date: Saturday, February 28, 2009
Time: 2:00 PM
Place: Stafford Branch Library-Ocean County, 129 North Main St., Manahawkin, NJ 08050
For more information and reservations call Francine Everson at 609-597-3381.

 
 
Previously Scheduled Events
December 2008
 
 

Winter Holidays
Date: Monday, December 1, 2008
Time: 7:00 PM
Place: Mahwah Public Library, 100 Ridge Rd., Mahwah, MJ 07430
For more information call Ann Marie Broel at 732-247-1277.
For more infomation call Denise laude at 201-529-7323 x-27 

Colonial and Victorian Christmas Customs
Date: Tuesday, December 2, 2008
Time: &:00 PM
Place: Kenilworth Library, 548 Boulevard, Kenilworth, NJ 07033
For more information call Dale Spindell at 908-276-2451.

A Victorian Tea for the Holiday Season
Date: Thursday,December 4 2008
Place: Audubon Library, 239 Oakland Ave., Audubon, NJ 08106
For more information call Kathy Ostberg at856-547-8686.

Fun at an Old Fashioned Children's Christmas
Date: Saturday, December, 6, 2008
Time:2:00 PM
Place: Bound Brook Library, 402 E. High St., Bound Brook, NJ 08850 
Program open to children 8 years and up. Limited to 15 children. Call Margaret Draghi at 732-356-0043.

The New Jersey Cranberry
Date: Sunday, December 7, 2008
Time: 2:00 PM
Place: Herb Society of America held at Burlington County Library, Westhampton, NJ 08060. For more information and reservations call Elaine Shaughnessy at 856-768-1657. Program free and open to the public -This Horizons Speakers Bureau Program is offered by the New Jersey Council of the Humanities, a state partner of the National Endowment of the Humanities.

The New Jersey Cranberry
Date: Tuesday,December 9, 2008
Time: 10:45 AM
Place: Manville Senior Center, 20 South Third Ave., Manville, NJ 08835 For more information and reservations call Joanne Pearson at 908-526-0175. Program free and open to the public -This Horizons Speakers Bureau Program is offered by the New Jersey Council of the Humanities, a state partner of the National Endowment of the Humanities.

Colonial and Victorian Christmas Customs
Date: Wednesday, December 10, 2008
Time: 12:30 PM 
Place: Morris Museum, 6 Normany Heights Rd, Morristown, NJ 07960
For more information ands reservations call Karen Kwarcrak at 973-971-3718

Colonial and Victorian Christmas Customs
Date: Saturday,December 13, 2008
Time: 2:00 PM
Place: Eveham Library, 984 Tuckerton Rd., Marlton, NJ 08053
For more information and reservations call 856-983-1444 and ask for the reference desk.

Colonial and Victorian Christmas Customs
Date: Sunday, December 14, 2008
Time: 2:00 PM
Place: Long Hill Township Library, 917 Valley Rd., Gillete, NJ 07933. For more information and reservations call Mary Martin at 908-647-2088.

English Tea Traditions
Date: Tuesday, December 16, 2008
Time: 7:00 PM
Private Program

Colonial and Victorian Christmas Customs
Date: Wednesday, December 17, 2008
Time: 12:30 PM
Members only

Christmas Around the World
Date: Friday, December 19, 2008
Time: 2:00 PM
Residents Only

 
 
Previously Scheduled Events
November 2008
 
 

The New Jersey Cranberry
Date: Monday, November 3, 2008
Time: 8:15 PM
Place: St. Bartholomew's Alter Society, 470 Ryders Lane. East Brunswick, NJ 08816
For more information call Ann Marie Broel at 732-247-1277.
Program free and open to the public - This Horizons Speakers Bureau Program is offered by the New Jersey Council of the Humanities, a state partner of the National Endowment of the Humanities.

Election Night Jitters-Favorite Foods of Past Presidents
Date: Tuesday, November 4, 2008
Time: 2:00 PM
Place: Chelsea at Warren, 274 King George Rd., Warren, NJ 07059
For more information call Kathryn Richards at 908-903-0911.

Favorite Foods and Libations of Past Presidential Families
Date: Wednesday, November 5, 2008
Place: Chelsea at Montville
For residents only.

The New Jersey Cranberry
Date: Saturday, November 8, 2008
Time:10:00 AM
Place: Ferro Monte Chapter of the DAR at Roxbury Library, 103 Main St., Succasunna. NJ 07876
For more information call Melvina Annis at 973-586-0995. Program free and open to the public - This Horizons Speakers Bureau Program is offered by the New Jersey Council of the Humanities, a state partner of the National Endowment of the Humanities.

The Jersey Tomato Date: Sunday, November 9, 2008
Time: 2:00 PM
Place: Morris County Historical Society at Frelinghuysen Arboretum, 280 West Hanover Ave., Morristown, NJ 07060. For more information and reservations call Bonnie-Lynn Nadzeika at 973-267-3456. Program free and open to the public -This Horizons Speakers Bureau Program is offered by the New Jersey Council of the Humanities, a state partner of the National Endowment of the Humanities.

The New Jersey Cranberry
Date: Monday,November 10, 2008
Time: 1:30 PM
Place: The Clearbrook Chapter of the National Council of Jewish Women, Clearbrook Community Cultural Center, Ardmore Rd., Monroe Township, NJ. For more information and reservations call Adrienne Wohl at 609-409-7058. Program free and open to the public -This Horizons Speakers Bureau Program is offered by the New Jersey Council of the Humanities, a state partner of the National Endowment of the Humanities.

Remedies from the Kitchen
Date: Wednesday, November 12, 2008
Time: 6:30 PM 
Place: Sayreville Public Library, 1050 Washington Rd., Sayreville, NJ 08859
For more informatiion ands reservations call Samatha Quintas at 732-727-0212 x-26

The New Jersey Cranberry
Date: Thusday, November 13, 2008
Time: 1:00 PM
Place: Wyckoff Family YMCA, 691 Wyckoff Ave., Wycoff, NJ 07481
For more information and reservations call Jennifer Sauer at 201-891-2081.

The Expressive Apron with Tea and Cookies
Date: Monday, November 17, 2008
Time: 6:00 PM
Place: Vauxhall Branch Library, 123 Hilton Ave., Vauxhall, NJ 07088. For more information and reservations call Peggy Brady at 908-249-2428.You are invited to wear your favorite apron and bring 20 copies of your favorite cookie recipe. Tea and cookies will be served.

The New Jersey Cranberry
Date: Tuesday, November 18, 2008
Time: 2:00 PM
Place: Crane's Mill Retirement Community
For residents only.

The Jersey Tomato Date: Thursday, November 20, 2008
Time: 7:00 PM
Place: Woodbury Public Library, 33 Delaware St.,Woodbury, NJ 08096 For more information and reservations call Jean Wipf at 856-845-2611.Program free and open to the public - This Horizons Speakers Bureau Program is offered by the New Jersey Council of the Humanities, a state partner of the National Endowment of the Humanities.

The New Jersey Cranberry
Date: Friday, November 21, 2008
Time: 7:00 PM
Place: Woodbury Public Library, 33 Delaware St.,Woodbury, NJ 08096 For more information and reservations call Jean Wipf at 856-845-2611.Program free and open to the public - This Horizons Speakers Bureau Program is offered by the New Jersey Council of the Humanities, a state partner of the National Endowment of the Humanities.

The New Jersey Cranberry
Date: Monday, November 24, 2008
Time: 7:00 PM
Place: Old Bridge Public Library, 1 Old Bridge Plaza, Old Bridge, NJ 08857. For more information and reservations call Darren Miguez at 732-721-5600X5021. Program free and open to the public - This Horizons Speakers Bureau Program is offered by the New Jersey Council of the Humanities, a state partner of the National Endowment of the Humanities. 

 
 
Previously Scheduled Events
October 2008
 
  The New Jersey Cranberry
Date: Thursday, October 2, 2008
Time: 1:15 PM
Place: The Foodhill Club at B. G. Fields Restaurant, 560 Springfield Ave., Westfield, NJ
Program free and open to the public - This Horizons Speakers Bureau Program is offered by the New Jersey Council of the Humanities, a state partner of the National Endowment of the Humanities.

Favorite Foods and Libations of Presidential Families
Date: Sunday, October 12, 2008
Time: 2:00 PM
Place: Glouster County Historical Society, 17 Hunter St., Woodbury, NJ 08069
For more information call Kathy Fleming at 856-848-8531.This program was made possible by a grant from the New Jersey Council for the Humanities,a state partner of the National Endowmnet for the Humanities.

The Harvest Season
Date: Tuesday, October 14, 2008
Place: Whispering Knoll
For Residents of Whispering Knoll only.

Blueberries - New Jersey's Wonder Fruit
Date: Wednesday,October 15, 2008
Time: 7:00 PM
Place: Toms River Branch Library, 101 Washington St., Toms River, NJ08753
This program is part of A Taste of Ocean County: How Sweet it is! 4:00 PM -The New Jersey Honey Bee: What's All the Buzz About? 5:30 How Sweet it is - Taste honey, blueberries... 7:00 PM Blueberries - NJ's Wonderfruit.For more information call Meagan Toohey at 732-349-6200 x5111. This program made possible by a grant from the New Jersey Council for the Humanities .

Remedies from the Kitchen
Date: Saturay, October 18, 2008
Time: 2:00 PM
Place: Berkely Heights Free Public Library, 290 Plainfield Library, Berkeley Heights, NJ 07922
For more information and reservations call Ellen Zanders at 908-464-9333.

Apples - Dumplings, Cider and Jack
Date: Sunday, October 19, 2008
Time: 2:00 PM
Place: Van Horn House, 941 E. Main St., Bridgewater, NJ 08807
For more information and reservatiions call Monique Rubens-Krohn at 732-356-8856.

English Tea Traditions
Date: Wednesday, October 22, 2008
Time: 2:00 PM 
Place: Sunrise Senior Living, 190 Summerhill Rd., East Brunswick, NJ 08816
Open to the public. For reservations call Laurene Hartman at 732-613-1355.

Tea and the Reading of Tea Leaves
Date: Thusday, October 23, 2008
Time: 7:00PM
Place: Watchung Library, 12 Sterling Rd., Watchung, NJ 07069
Please bring a teacup AND saucer (NO COFFEE MUGS) if you want to try your hand at reading tea leaves. For more information and reservations call Sharon Orlando at 908-561-0117.

The Harvest Season
Date: Sunday, October 25, 2008
Time: 2:00 PM
Place: William Trent House, 15 Market St., Trenton, NJ 08611
For more information and reservations call Rhett Pernod at 609-989-3027.

 
 
Previously Scheduled Events
September 2008
 
 

The New Jersey Cranberry
Date: Saturday,September 6, 2008
Time: 11:00 PM - 12:00 Noon
Place: Burlington County Farmers Market, 500 Centerton Rd., Moorestown, NJ 08057
Free and open to the public.

Apples - Dumplings, Cider and Jack
Date: Saturday,September 13, 2008
Time: 2:00 PM
Place: Pennsauken Library, 5605 Crescent Blvd., Pennsauken, NJ 08810
For more information call Colleen Affrime at 856-665-5959 x-6.

Tea Traditions from Many Lands
Date: Tuesday, September 16, 2008
Place: The Evergreens
For Residents of The Evergreens only.

Blueberries - New Jersey's Wonder Fruit
Date: Thursday, September 18, 2008
Place: Prudential Building
Program not open to the public.

Tea Traditions from Many Lands
Date: Sunday, September 21, 2008
Time: 2:00 PM
Place: Cheltenham Township Library, 215 S. Keswick Ave., Glenside, PA 19038 
For more information and reservation call Carrie Turner at 215-885-0453.

The New Jersey Cranberry
Date: Wednesday, September 24, 2008
Time: 7:00 PM
Place: Middlesex Public Library, 1300 Mountain Ave., Middlesex, NJ 08846 
For more information call James Peek at 732-356-6602 
Program free and open to the public - This Horizons Speakers Bureau Program is offered by the New Jersey Council of the Humanities, a state partner of the National Endowment of the Humanities

Apples - Dumplings, Cider and Jack
Date: Friday, September 26, 2008
Time: 1:00 PM PM
Place: Rossmoor
For members of The New Jersey Club.

Blueberries - New Jersey's Wonder Fruit
Date: Monday, September 29, 2008
Time: 12:45 PM
Place: Learning for Life Town Meeting at the Presbyterian Church,
525 East Front Street, Plainfield, NJ 07060
For more information call Boyd Woodruff at 908-755-8669 
Program free and open to the public - This Horizons Speakers Bureau Program is offered by the New Jersey Council of the Humanities, a state partner of the National Endowment of the Humanities.

 
 
Previously Scheduled Events
July / August 2008
 
 


Blueberries - New Jersey's Wonder Fruit
Date: Monday, July 14, 2008
Time: 7:00 PM
Place: Milford Township Library, 1490 Union Valley Rd., West Milford, NJ 07480
For more information call Patricia Hannon at 973-728-2824.
Program free and open to the public - This Horizons Speakers Bureau Program is offered by the New Jersey Council of the Humanities, a state partner of the National Endowment of the Humanities.

Blueberries - New Jersey's Wonder Fruit
Date: Saturday, July 19, 2008
Time:2:00 PM 
Place: Waldwick Library, 19E. Prospect St., Waldwick, NJ 07463
For more information anmd reservatins call Patty Boyd at 201-652-5104.

Blueberries - New Jersey's Wonder Fruit
Date: Monday, July 21, 2008
Time: 7:00 PM
Place: Morris county Library, 30 E. Hanover Ave., Whippany, NJ 07981
For more information call Mary Sanders at 973-285-6970.
Program free and open to the public - This Horizons Speakers Bureau Program is offered by the New Jersey Council of the Humanities, a state partner of the National Endowment of the Humanities.

Remedies from the Kitchen Garden
Date: Saturday, July 26, 2008
Time: 2:00 PM
Place: William Trent House, 15 Market St., Trenton, NJ 08611
For more information and reservatiion call Rhett pernot at 609-989-3027

The Jersey Tomato Date: Thursday, July 31, 2008
Time: 6:30 PM
Place: Raritan Library , 54 E. Somerset St., Raritan, NJ 08869 
For reservations and more information call Mary Jane at 908-725-0413.

Asian Tea Ceremony - China & Japan
Date: Tuesday, August 5, 2008
Time: 2:00 PM PM
Place: Chelsea at Warren, 274 King George Rd., Warren, NJ 07059 
For reservations and more information call Kathryn Richards at 908-903-0911.

The Jersey Tomato Date: Tuesday, August 12, 2008
Time: 7:00 PM
Place: Cinnaminson Branch Library, 1619 Riverton Rd., Cinnaminson, NJ 08077
For more information call Sharon Siciliano at 856-826-9340.
Program free and open to the public - This Horizons Speakers Bureau Program is offered by the New Jersey Council of the Humanities, a state partner of the National Endowment of the Humanities.

The Jersey Tomato Date: Thursday, August 14, 2008
Time: 7:00 PM
Place: Bound Brook Memorial Library, 402 E. High St., Bound Brook, NJ 08805
For more information call Paul Schroeder at 732-356-8661.
Program free and open to the public - This Horizons Speakers Bureau Program is offered by the New Jersey Council of the Humanities, a state partner of the National Endowment of the Humanities.

 
 
Previously Scheduled Events
June 2008
 
 

Tea and The Mad Hatter
Date: Saturday, June 7, 2008
Place: First United Methodist Church
For members only.

Favorite Foods & Libations of Past Presidential Families
Date: Monday, June 9, 2008 
Place: Morristown Science Academy
Special student class.

Tea Traditions from Many Lands
Date: June 11, 2008
Place: Crane's Mill
For residents of Crane's Mill only.

Blueberries - New Jersey's Wonder Fruit
Date: Saturday, June14, 2008
Time: 2:00 PM
Place: Bound Brook Memorial Library, 402 High St., Bound Brook, NJ 08805
Program free and open to the public - This Horizons Speakers Bureau Program is offered by the New Jersey Council of the Humanities, a state partner of the National Endowment of the Humanities.

The Jersey Tomato Date: June 16, 2008
Time: 7:30 PM
Place: Cedar Glen Garden Club, at the Clubhouse on Michigan Ave, Whiting, NJ 08759 
Program free and open to the public - This Horizons Speakers Bureau Program is offered by the New Jersey Council of the Humanities, a state partner of the National Endowment of the Humanities.

The Jersey Tomato Date: June 21, 2008
Time: 2:00 Noon
Place: Historic Walnford, 78 Walnford Rd., Allentown, NJ 08501
Program free and open to the public - This Horizons Speakers Bureau Program is offered by the New Jersey Council of the Humanities, a state partner of the National Endowment of the Humanities.

Fragrant Teas & Elegant Teapots
Date: Tuesday, June 24, 2008
Time: 7:30PM
Place: Barron Arts Center, 582 Rahway Ave,Woodbridge, NJ 07095
Reservations required. Call Nancy Casteras at 732-634-0413. Light refreshments will be served.
Learn about various teas and the teapots used to brew them. This program is in conjuction with the juried art exhibition The Elegant Eccentric Teapot which runs from June 13 to July 3. Opening night June 13 from 7:30 - 9:30. Call the Barron Arts Center for gallery hours.

The Jersey Tomato Date: Wednesday, June 25, 2008
Time: 7:00 PM
Place: Fanwood Library, 90 Maple Ave.,North Avenue & Tillotson Rd., Fanwood., NJ 07023
For more information and reservations call 908-322-6400.

 
 
Previously Scheduled Events
May 2008
 
 

Asian Tea Experience
Date: Thursday, May 1, 2008
Time: 12:30 - 1:30PM
Place: William Paterson University, 300 Pompton Rd., Wayne, NJ 07470
Part of the Cherry Blosson Festival that runs from 12:00 - 2:30PM

Blueberries - NJ's Wonder Fruit & The Jersey Tomato
Date: Saturday, May 3, 2008 
Time: Blueberries -1:00 - 1:45PM and Tomatoes - 3:00 - 3:45 PM
Place: Spirit of NJ's State History Fair, Washington Crossing State Park, Titusville, NJ
Fair hours 11:00AM - 5:00PM

Remedies from the Kitchen
Date: May 8, 2008
Time: 7:00 PM
Place: Atlantic Heritage Center, 907 Shore Rd., Somers Point, NJ 08244
Free to the public. Donations accepted.

History of English Tea
Date: Saturday, May 10, 2008
Time: 2:00 PM
Place: Van Dyk Park Place Assisted Living
For residents of VDPP Assisted Living

Memories of Aprons & Cookies
Date: Monday, May 12, 2008
Time: 6:30 PM
Place: Sayreville Public Library, 1050 Washington Rd., Sayreville, NJ 08859.
For more information and reservations call Denise Leight at732-727-0212 x-21
Please wear or bring your favorite apron. Please bring 15 copies of your favorite cookie recipe to share.

Blueberries - New Jersey's Wonder Fruit
Date: Tuesday, May 13, 2008
Time: 12:00 Noon
Place: Sayreville Sr. Center, 432 Main St., Sayreville, NJ 08859
Program free and open to the public - This Horizons Speakers Bureau Program is offered by the New Jersey Council of the Humanities, a state partner of the National Endowment of the Humanities.

Tea Traditions from Many Lands
Date: Wednesday, May 14, 2008
Time: 7:00PM
Place: Westfield Library, 550 East Broad St., Westfield, NJ 07090
For more information and reservations call Lauren Ryan at 908-789-4140.

A Tea for Queen Victoria's Birthday Celebration
Date: Saturday, May 17, 2008
Time: 2:00 PM
Place: South Plainfield Cultural Commission, 90 Maple Ave., South Plainfield, NJ 07080
For more information call Suzanne at 908-753-0444

History of English Tea with Tea Tasting
Date: Sunday, May 18, 2008
Time: 2:00 PM
Place: West Caldwell Library, 30 Clinton Rd., West Caldwell, NJ, 07006
For more information and reservations call Ethan Galvin at 973-226-5441.
Limited seating.

The Jersey Tomato
Date: Tuesday, May 20, 2008
Time: 12:30 PM
Place: Blair Woman's Club at the Givens Belet Memorial Lodge, 23 Hope Rd (Rt. 521),
Blairstown, NJ 07825
Program free and open to the public - This Horizons Speakers Bureau Program is offered by the New Jersey Council of the Humanities, a state partner of the National Endowment of the Humanities.

 
 
Previously Scheduled Events
April 2008
 
 

The Jersey Tomato
Date: Thursday, April 3, 2008
Time: 6:30PM
Place: Soaring Heights Charter School, 1 Romar Ave., Jersey City, NJ 07305
Program free and open to the public - This Horizons Speakers Bureau Program is offered by the New Jersey Council of the Humanities, a state partner of the National Endowment of the Humanities.

Remedies from the Kitchen
Date: Sunday, April 6, 2008
Time: 2:00 PM
Place: Long Hill Public Library, 817 Valley Rd., Gillette, NJ 07933
For more information call Mary Martin at 908-647-2088.

Women and Tea in the Victorian Era
Date: April 10, 2008
Time: 6:30 PM
Place: Raritan Library, 54 E. Somerset St., Raritan, NJ 07933
For more information and reservations call Mary Jane at 908-725-0413.

Remedies from the Kitchen
Date: Tuesday, April 15, 2008
Time: 7:00 PM
Place: Red Mill Museum, 56 Main St., Clinton, NJ 08809
For more information and reservations call Elizabeth Cole at 908-735-4101 X-102

Blueberries - New Jersey's Wonder Fruit
Date: Wednesday, April 16, 2008
Time: 7:00 PM
Place: Carlstadt Historical Society, Carlstadt Community Hall, 4th St., Carlstadt, NJ 07072.
Program free and open to the public - This Horizons Speakers Bureau Program is offered by the New Jersey Council of the Humanities, a state partner of the National Endowment of the Humanities.

Tea with Elizabeth White
Date: Saturday, April 19, 2008
Time: 1:00 PM
Place: Whitesbog Village, 120-34 Whitesbog Rd., Browns Mill, NJ 08015
Learn about the history of tea and tea in America from the 1920's - 1940's. Sandwiches, desser, and tea will be served. Bring Your own teacup. Meet Elizabeth White. Tour of Suningive. Members - $30.00.
Non-members -$35.00. Limited seating. For more information and reservations call 609-893-4646 x-4.

Tea and the Reading of Tea Leaves
Date: Thursday April 24, 2008
Time: 7:00PM
Place: Watchung Library, 12 Sterling Rd.,Watchung, NJ 07060
Please bring a teacup AND saucer (NO COFFEE MUGS) if you want to try your hand at reading tea leaves. For more information and reservations please call 908-561-0117.

Mrs. Harker's Tea
Date: Sunday, April 27, 2008
Time: 2:00 PM
Place: Peachfield Plantation, 180 Burrs Rd., Westhampton, NJ 08060
Learn about the history of tea and tea in America from the 1920's - 1940's. Afternoon tea will be served. Adults -$15.00. Children under 12 years - $5.00. Limited seating.
Call for reservations 609-267-6996.

 
 
Previously Scheduled Events
for
 January - February 2008
 
 

January - Happy New Year!

February 2008
Tea and Valentine's Day
Date: Thursday, February 7, 2008
Time: 6:30PM
Learn about tea, Valentine traditions and the romantic language of flowers and the fan.
Please wear pink or red!
Place: Sayreville Public Library 1050 Washington Rd.,Sayreville, NJ 08859
Light refrehments will be served. For more information call Denise at 732-727-0212 x-21

The African Influence in Foods
Date: Saturday,February 9, 2008
Time: 2:00PM
Place: William trent House, 15 Market St.,Trenton, NJ 08611
For more information call Rhett Pernod at 609-989-3027

Tea and Valentine's Day
Date:Sunday, February 10, 2008
Time: 2:00PM
Place:Evesham Library, 984 Tuckerton Rd., Marlton, NJ 08053
Learn about tea, Valentine traditions and the romantic language of flowers and the fan.
Please wear pink or red!
For more information and reservations call Katheryn Woodward at 856-983-1444 x-2047

Tea and Valentine's Day
Date: Wednesday, February 13, 2008
Place: Chelsea at Tinton Falls - Residents Only

Tea and Valentine's Day
Date: Thursday, February 14, 2008
Time: 1:00 PM
Place: Burlington County Library, 5 Pioneer Blvd.,Westhampton, NJ 08060
Learn about tea, Valentine traditions and the romantic language of flowers and the fan.
Please wear pink or red!
For more information and reservations call Jo Horton at 609-267-9660 x-3036

 
 
Previously Scheduled Events
for December 2007
 
 

Colonial and Victorian Christmas Customs
Date: Thursday, December 6, 2007
Time: 2:00 PM
Place: The Evergreens
By Invitation Only

Colonial and Victorian Christmas Customs
Date: Saturday,December 8, 2007
Time: 2:00PM
Place: Bound Brook Library, Friends of the Library 402 E. High Street, Bound Brook, NJ 08805
Light refrehments will be served. For more information call 732-356-0043.

Winter Holidays
Date:Monday, December 10, 2007
Time: 6:30 PM
Place:Sayreville Public Library, 1050 Washington Rd., Sayreville, NJ 08859
Light refreshments will be served. For more information call Denise Leight at 732-727-0212 x-21.

Winter Holidays
Date: Tuesday, December 11, 2007
Time; 2:00 PM 
Place: Cranes' Mill Retirement Community - Residents Only

Christmas Around the World
Date: Thursday, December 13, 2007
Time: 2:00 PM
Place: New Jersey Eastern Star - Residents Only 

History of English Tea
Date: Saturday, December 15, 2007
Time: 2:00 PM
Girl Scout Colonai-Iselin Service Unit

 
 
Previously Scheduled Events
for November 2007
 
 

The Jersey Tomato 
Date: Monday, November 5, 2007
Time: 8:00 PM
Place: The Historical Society of West Windsor, The Schenck House, Princeton Junction, NJ
Program free and open to the public - This Horizons Speakers Bureau Program is offered by the New Jersey Council of the Humanities, a state partner of the National Endowment of the Humanities.

Women and Tea in the Victorian Era
Date: Wednesday, November 7, 2007
Time: 3:00PM
Place: United Way of Atlantic County
Held at The Carriage House, 25 South Pitney Rd., Galloway, NJ 08205
Admission $30.00. Tea talk and Afternoon Tea. For more information call 609-404-4483.

The Harvest Season
Date:Saturday, November 10, 2007
Time: 2:00 PM
Place:Bound Brook Library, Friends of the Library, 402E. High St., Bound Brook, NJ 08805
For more information call - 732-356-0043.

A Victorian Tea for the Holiday Season
Date: Sunday, November 11, 2007
Time; 2:00PM - 4:00PM  
Place: Louis Bay #2 Library, Friends of the Library, 345 Layfayetter Ave., Hawthorne, NJ 07507
Tea Talk and Afternoon Tea. Admission charge.
For more informatiin call Jaybe at 973-423-5982.

Colonial and Victorian Christmas Customs
Date: Friday, November 16, 2007
Time: 2:00 PM
Open to members only. 

The New Jersey Cranberry
Date: Monday, November 19, 2007
Time: 7:30 PM
Place; Cedar Glen Garden Club, at the Clubhouse on Michigan Ave., Whiting, NJ
For more information call Anita at 732-350-0797.
Program free and open to the public - This Horizons Speakers Bureau Program is offered by the New Jersey Council of the Humanities, a state partner of the National Endowment of the Humanities.


Victorian Parlor Games
Date: Wednesday, November 28,2007
Time: 7:00 -8:15 PM 
Place:South Brunswick High School, Ridge Rd., South Brunswick, NJ
Cost - Registration charge.
For more information and reservaions call 732-803-3026.


 
 
Previously Scheduled Events
for October 2007
 
 

Remedies from the Kitchen 
Date: Tuesday,October 2, 2007 
Time: 7:00 PM
Place: Kenilworth Library, 548 Boulevard, Kenilworth, NJ 07033

The New Jersey Cranberry
Date: Wednesday, October 3, 2007
Time: 1:30 PM
Place: Present Day Club -  Open to Members Only

Apples -Dumplings,Cider and Jack
Date:Thursday, October 4, 2007
Time: 6:30 PM
Place:Sayrveville Public Library, 1050 Washington Rd., Sayreville, NJ 08859
For more information call - Denise Leight at 732-727-0212 x-21.
Light refreshments will be served.

Pink Victorian Tea -To Honor the Quest to Cure Breast Cancer
Date: Sunday, October 14, 2007
Time; 2:00PM - 4:00PM  
Place: To be held at the Art Salon at Englishtown, 7 South Main Street, Englishtown, NJ 07726
Explore the history and etiquette of Victorian tea, taste a selection of teas amd desserts and discover the health benefits of teas and tisanes. Price - $35.00 per person. All proceeds benefits the Susan be Komen Foundation. For more information phone Judithe at 732-985-2486 or Kirsren at 732-695-1104.

History of English Tea
Date: Wednesday,October 17, 2007 
Time: 2:00 PM
Place:Cranford Senior Housing - Open to residents only. 

Remedies from the Kitchen
Date: Saturday, October 20, 2007
Time: 1:00 PM
Place; Washington Township Public Library, 37 E. Springtown Rf., Long Valley, NJ 07853
For more information call Jane Gold at 908-876-3596.

Tea and The Mad Hatter
Date: Saturday, October 28, 2007
Time: 2:00 PM 
Place:Sponsored by the Suburban Woman's Club held at South Plainfiled Senior Center, 90 Maple Avenue,South Plainfield, NJ
Cost - $15.00 includes tea program and Afternoon Tea.
For more information and reservaions call Natalie at 908-756-8679.


Tea and the Reading of Tea Leaves
Date: Wednesday October 31, 2007
Time: 1:00 PM 
Place:Burlington County Librar, 5 Pioneer Blvd, Westhampton, NJ 08060
Please bring a teacup AND saucer  (NO COFFEE MUGS) if you want to try hour hand at reading tea leaves.
For more information and reservaions callJo Horton at 609-267-9660 x-3036.

 
 
Previously Scheduled Events
for August and September 2007
 
 

The Jersey Tomato
Date: Friday, August 24, 2007
Time: 11:00 AM -1:00 PM
Place: The Promise Jobs Cooking School Booth at the Highland Park Farmers Market
Raritan Ave, Highland Park,NJ
Come hear facts and folktales abut the Jersey tomato, sample tomatoes, purchase sandwitches and
Jersey Fresh produce.

Tea and the Mad Hatter
Date: Wednesday, September 5, 2007
Time: 12:00 Noon
Place: Monroe Village -  Open to Residents Only

The Jersey Tomato
Date:Saturday, September 8, 2007
Time: 2:00 PM
Place:The Jamesburg Historical Society, at Lakeview Mansion, 203 Buckelew Ave., Jamesburg, NJ 
For more information call - Thomas Bodall at 732-521-2040.
Program free and open to the public - This Horizons Speakers Bureau Program is offered by the New Jersey Council of the Humanities, a state partner of the National Endowment of the Humanities.

History of English Tea
Date: Sunday,September 9, 2007
Time; 2:00PM  
Place: Green Briar at Marlboro -  Open to Residents Only

Women and Tea in the Victorian Era
Date: Saturday, September 15, 2007 
Time: 2:00 PM
Place: Well-Sweep Herb Farm, 205 Mt. Bethel Rd., Port Murray, NJ 07865
Cost for program is $24.00 includes tea lecture, tea and tea refreshments.
For reservations and more information call 908-852-5390.

Tea Knowledge - A Primer on Buying, Brewing & Storing Tea 
Date: Saturday, September 29, 2007 
Time: 10:00 AM - 12:00 Noon
Place; Elijah's Promise Cooking School, 211 Livingston Ave., New Brunswick, NJ
Learn the difference between white, black, green, oolong, puerh teas and tisanes and how to properly brew and store tea. There will be brewing demonstrations and several teas to taste. Leave inspired!

Cost for program is $35.00.  Limited to 20 people.  Registration deadline - September 21.
For reservations please call 732-545-9002 x-124 or x-111.

History of English Tea
Date: Sunday, September 30, 2007
Time: 2:00 PM 
Place:Long Hill Township Public Library, 917 Valley Rd., Gillette, NJ 07933

 
 
Previously Scheduled Events
for July 2007
 
 

Blueberries  New Jersey s Wonder Fruit
Date: Thursday, July 5, 2007
Time: 2:15 PM
Place: Morrris Hall - Residents Only

Blueberries  New Jersey s Wonder Fruit
Date:Thursday, July 12, 2007
Time: 7:30 PM
Place: Crane's Mill Retirement Community  - Residents Only

Tea Traditions from Around the World
Date: Monday, July 16, 2007
Time: 7:30 PM
Place: Princeton Public Library, 65 Witherspoon Street, Princeton, NJ 08542
For more information call Janie Hermann at 609-924-9529

Blueberries  New Jersey s Wonder Fruit
Date: Tuesday, July 17, 2007
Time: 7:00 PM
Place: Hunterdon County Library, 314 Rt. 12, Flemington, NJ 08822
For more information and reservations call Karen Kilpatrick at 908-788-1434

History of English Tea
Date: Wednesday, July 18, 2007   
Place: The Evergreens - Residents Only

Blueberries  New Jersey s Wonder Fruit
Date: Thursday, July 19, 2007 
Time: 6:30 PM
Place: Sayreville Public Library, 1050 Washington Rd, Sayreville, NJ  08559
For reservations and more information call Denise Leight at 732-727-0212

Tea and the Reading of Tea Leaves
Date: Monday, July 23, 2007 
Time: 12:00 Noon
Place:Spotswood Library, 548 Main Street, Spotswood, NJ 08884
Please bring a shallow tea cup AND saucer (NO COFFEE MUGS) if you wish to try reading tea leaves.

 For reservations please call 732-251-1515

History of English Tea
Date: Tuesday, July 24, 2007  
Place: Whispering Knoll - Residents Only

The Jersey Tomato from Cherry to Beefsteak
Date: Tuesday, July 31, 2007  
Place: Chelsea at Warren, 274 King George Rd., Warren, NJ 07059
For more information call Kathryn Richards at 908-903-0911

 
 
Previously Scheduled Events
for June 2007
 
 

Foods from the Bible
Date: Saturday, June 2, 2007
Time: 1:30PM  4:30PM
          Lecture at 2:00  3:00 PM Light refreshments and social time.
Place: First Presbyterian Church, 125 Garden Street, Mt. Holly, New Jersey 08060

Donation- $5.00. Limited seating. Reservations required. Call Stacy at 609-456-5324

Tea and the Reading of Tea Leaves
Date: Sunday, June 3, 2007
Time: 2:00 PM
Place: Evesham Library, 984 Tuckerton Rd., Marlton, NJ 08053
Please bring a shallow tea cup AND saucer (NO COFFEE MUGS) if you wish to try reading tea leaves.

Seating limited. For reservations please call Katheryn Woodworth at 856-983-1444 x-2047

The Amazing Blueberry
Date: Thursday, June 14, 2007   
Time: 7:00PM - 8:30PM
Place: East Brunswick Chateau, 678 Cranberry Rd., East Brunswick, NJ
Sponsored by Brunswick Women s Connection

Held at: East Brunswick Chateau, 678 Cranberry Rd., East Brunswick, NJ
Dinner and talk. All inclusive price $20.00.
For reservations call Betsey at 732-257-5514 or Lee at 732-387-8473.

Please make reservations before June 9.

Blueberries  New Jersey s Wonder Fruit
Date: Wednesday, June 27, 2007
Time: 7:30 PM
Place: Fanwood Library, North Avenue and Tillotson Rd., Fanwood, NJ 07023

Program free and open to the public - This Horizons Speakers Bureau Program is offered by the New Jersey Council of the Humanities, a state partner of the National Endowment of the Humanities.

 
 

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