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2015 Tea Series

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419-352-0967
museum@woodcountyhistory.org

Advanced reservations are necessary for all teas, even for Tea Card holders. Payment must be received (check or cash) within 10 business days of making the reservation to secure seats.
All reservations and payments must be made by the Friday before each tea.
Please indicate if you have a tea card when making your reservation, or if you want to be seated with a particular group.
Handicap accessible facilities.
Groups Welcome.

2015 Tea prices:
General Public: $15
WCHS Members: $12
Children age 10 and under: $5

SAVE with a Tea Card:

2015 Tea Card - FULL
Buy 8 teas in 2015 but attend all 9.
WCHS Member price $96
Non-member price $120

2015 Tea Card - HALF
Buy 4 teas and get 5th one free.
Your choice on dates.
WCHS Member price $48
Non-member price $60

Tea Card good for one reservation per tea.
Card is not transferrable.
Advance reservations necessary.

It pays to become a member of the Historical Society.
Join to receive discounts on teas, museum events, gift shop purchases, & admission to special member-only events.

 

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You can find our teas listed in the Tea House Times magazine
The Tea House Times
Tea enthusiasts - visit their website!

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Tea for two... or twenty! Our monthly tea series delights the senses with aromatic tea, delicious treats, and a tantalizing program. Self-guided museum tour included.

2015 Tea Series

APRIL
2015

TEA: INSIDE THE CARTER HOUSE
Thursday, April 9, 2015 at 2:00 pm
The Carter House, 307 N. Church St., Bowling Green (behind Wood Co. Library)
Tour the 1877-era historic home built by prominant businessman Norton Reed as you enjoy tea and light refreshments. Ample parking and handicap accessible.
Catered by Nazareth Hall
[more about the Carter House]

MAY
2015

Springtime at Simpson Garden Park Tea
Download flyer

TEA: SPRINGTIME AT SIMPSON
Thursday, May 14, 2015 at 2:00 pm
Simpson Garden Park, 1291 Conneaut Ave., Bowling Green
Enjoy tea and refreshments inside the beautiful Simpson Building, then follow Chris Gajewicz, Natural Resource Coordinator, out into the gardens for some hints of what's to come. Ample parking and handicap accessible. Catered by George Loper
[more about Simpson Garden Park]

JUNE
2015
Medicinal Herbs of the Civil War Era Tea
RSVP and payment due Friday, June 5

TEA: MEDICINAL HERBS OF THE CIVIL-WAR ERA
Thursday, June 11, 2015 at 2:00 pm
Schooner Farms, 14890 Otsego Pike, Weston
Soak in the richness of the farm as you enjoy tea and light refreshments, followed by a program from owner Becky White-Schooner on how Mother Nature played doctor during Civil War times. Ample parking and handicap accessible.
[more about Schooner Farms]
Catered by Delightfully Done

JULY
2015
Who's Got the Button TEA

TEA: WHO'S GOT THE BUTTON?
Thursday, July 9, 2015 at 2:00 pm
Otsego Park, 20000 West River Road, Bowling Green
Sometimes the smallest things can have the biggest stories. Lori Parratt shares the history of buttons, traditional games, identification, and craft ideas.
Catered by Delightfully Done

AUGUST
2015

Children's Tea August 13


TEA: CHILDREN'S TEA : HAPPY BIRTHDAY
Thursday, August 13, 2015 at 2:00 pm
Wood County Historical Center Front Lawn, 13660 County Home Rd., Bowling Green
Join us for kid-friendly foods and teas, followed by an epic birthday party for the Museum (40th) and the Historical Society (60th)
. Station include Musical chairs with the victrola, jumping games, historic games, a Museum scavenger hunt, and Story Walk "A Butterfly is Patient" through the Herb Garden.
Catered by George Loper

RSVP and payment due Friday, August 7

SEPTEMBER
2015

Black Swamp Ice Frogs

RSVP and payment due Friday, September 4

TEA: BLACK SWAMP ICE FROGS
Thursday, September 10, 2015 at 2:00 pm.
W. W. Knight Nature Preserve, 29530 White Rd, Perrysburg
Mike Howick and Elizabeth Geer-Fry introduce the Black Swamp Ice Frogs, a hockey organization for individuals with speical needs.
Catered by George Loper
[autism speaks official website]

Download the flyer

OCTOBER
2015
Dia de los Muertos

RSVP and payment due
Friday, October 2

TEA: DIA DE LOS MUERTOS - DAY OF THE DEAD
Thursday, October 8, 2015 at 7:00 pm
Wood County Historical Museum, 13660 County Home Rd., Bowling Green
This Mexican celebration will highlight foods, beverages, and traditions to honor and remember family, friends, and ancestors. It is a time for transforming grief into acceptance with singing, eating, and sharing stories with Gloria Enriquez Pizana. Catered by El Zarape

NOVEMBER
2015

Cookbook Tea

RSVP and payment due
Friday, November 6

TEA: 100 YEARS OF COOK BOOKS: Mixing History with Culture
Thursday, November 12, 2015 at 2:00 pm
Wood County Historical Museum, 13660 County Home Rd., Bowling Green
Much like a Wood County pioneer, Museum Curator Holly Hartlerode explores the hidden history of recipes and cook books to reveal their stories and cultural importance through the ages.

Catered by Nazareth Hall

DECEMBER
2015

Christmas Teas

CHRISTMAS TEAS
Wood County Historical Museum, 13660 County Home Rd., Bowling Green

Dec. 10 program, 2:00 PM: The History of Christmas Carols with Kristin Wetzel, Wood County District Public Library, and a live musical performance by the Bowling Green High School String Quartet. Catered by Nazareth Hall
RSVP and payment due Friday, December 4

Dec. 17 program, 2:00 PM: Advent traditions in Germany and Austria - program and music provided Dr. Geoff Howes, BGSU.
Catered by Delightfully Done
RSVP and payment due Friday, December 11

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Who Do I Contact Regarding the Tea Series?

Kelli Kling
Marketing, PR, & Events Coordinator
Wood County Historical Center & Museum
13660 County Home Road
Bowling Green, OH 43402
419-352-0967
museum@woodcountyhistory.org