Michaelmas Tea & Festival, Oct. 5

Noon & 2 pm EDT Friendly House behind Christ Church

Sample scrumptious goodies in this English afternoon tea to benefit Christ Church Episcopal. Two seatings (at Noon and 2 p.m. Eastern) are limited to 40 participants each, so get tickets now! Just $15 per person. For reservations, call or email Dorcus McBrayer (423) 628-1282 or grannymcbrayer@gmail.com

UPDATE: There are still seats available for thIs 14th annual tea. Delicious scones, pound cake, ginger snaps, cucumber sandwiches, homemade lemon curd just to name few goodies. Reservations at grannymcbrayer@gmail.com   If your plans change, check with us that Saturday at the Friendly House and we may have day-of availability.

In conjunction with the tea, Vendors* will have handicrafts & wares to show and sell around the Rugby village from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Eastern. Even try your hand at screen printing your own T-shirt! A fun day for the family. A good cause in support of the 1880 church and its 1887 building! (*Confirmed so far are Sue Duncan & Spinning Bunnies, Susan Bedinger Lavender Products, Jonnie Odom Rugby Secret Products, My Frugal Home products by Aaron & Erin Huffstetler)