Afternoon Tea

Published 9:58 pm Monday, March 7, 2016


Organized by librarians Jen Pace Dickenson, left, and Amelia Derr, right, Polk County Public Library in Columbus marked the end of PBS’ “Downton Abbey” series with an afternoon tea, held March 4. Guests wore period attire, sipped tea from dainty tea cups with sweets and savories, enjoyed a Downton trivia contest, and learned the particulars of British tea customs from Kym Brown, center, owner of A Southern Cup, a tea and garden gift shop in Hendersonville. (Photos by Claire Sachse)