Island Institute hosts Downton Abbey tea on Jan. 30

Proceeds benefit food pantry

January 12, 2016

Mary of Downton Abbey

Posted January 12, 2016

Last modified January 12, 2016

On Saturday, Jan. 30 from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m., as part of the Pies on Parade weekend activities in Rockland, the Island Institute at 386 Main Street will welcome Downton Abbey fans to drop by for a cup of tea, finger sandwiches and teacakes served on fine china by Island Institute staff dressed in period attire. Guests will also have a chance to win a gift basket filled with teatime goodies and Downton Abbey-related items.

The event is free for Pies on Parade ticketholders; there is a suggested donation of $5 for other guests, and all proceeds will go to the Area Interfaith Outreach Food Pantry. 

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