Historical Tea Volunteer


(38.89392,-77.04043)
 

Cause Areas

When

Sat Apr 21, 2018, 11:00 AM - 03:00 PM

Where

1776 D St NWWashington, DC 20006

About

Do you support female authors? Do people compliment you on your host/hostess skills? Then come help us serve a dish of tea to a room full of literary enthusiasts! The theme of this tea centers on women authors of the 19th century.

Our volunteers will:

  • Serve tea and food
  • Make sure guests at assigned tables have everything they need
  • Clean up after the event

The event includes:

  • Tea varieties appropriate to the time period
  • Sandwiches and pastries
  • Dramatic readings of passages from 19th century books by women authors
  • A "fashion show" for any guests who came in costume (we are encouraging guests to dress as their favorite character or author from a book written by a woman)

Potential volunteers will need to come to the DAR Museum building for an in-person interview. Volunteers are welcome to dress as their favorite character or author but it is not required.

Skills

  • People Skills
  • Food & Beverage Services
  • Multi-Tasking

Good Match For

People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 18

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