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Victorian Tea 2019 | Montreal Dickens Fellowship

Montreal Dickens Fellowship
for the best of times

Victorian Afternoon Tea 2019 - June 25, 2019
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29 of us gathered at the Burgundy Lion Pub's tea room

High Tea Burgundy Lion

for our annual end-of-the-year Victorian afternoon tea

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Ellie gave a review of the year's activities and a preview of coming "attractions" next year.

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We gathered in their lovely, sky-lit, indoor terrace which was decorated with all kinds of greenery, china tea pots and cups and saucers

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We all selected our favourite teas from a very complete tea menu

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First we were served with a layered platter filled with sandwiches and savouries

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and then served with a three-tier dessert stand filled with scones and sweets

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Judith gave us a very informative and entertaining talk on the "History of Tea"

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We all learned so much!

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Louise amused and educated us with a "History of the Cucumber Sandwich"

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Sylvia gave a heartfelt and inspiring toast to Dickens and to Ellie

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Ellie welcomed our guest Michelle Lefebvre from the Montreal Children's Hospital Foundation

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We presented Michelle with a cheque for $850.00 in support of "Tiny Tim" fund

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Thanks to all who attended and help make this event so special! Have a great summer and see you next year!!!