Annual Luncheon – July 20

New Fairview Church of the Brethren 1873 NEW FAIRVIEW CHURCH RD, York, PA, United States

Hear ye, hear ye! You are cordially invited to a Victorian Tea Party (a.k.a. the Royal-tea Club Annual Luncheon). With this year's Victorian theme, dust off your fanciest hat and beautiful gloves to enjoy lunch, tea, music, and friends. We may even have a few prizes for the fanciest hat, craziest hat, most original, and […]

Blooming Hill Lavender Farm – Aug. 3

Blooming Hill Lavender Farm 19929 Telegraph Springs Rd., Purcelville, VA

The Club is returning to Blooming Hill in Virginia -- which should be a shorter drive for our Virginia members. This farmette is owned by Cyndie and Peter Rinek with a garden of over 1,000 lavender plants in nearly 100 different varieties, along with a gift shop. The menu for the tea: Classic chicken salad […]

Sweet Remembrances Tearoom – Aug. 22

Sweet Remembrances Tea Room 118 S. Market St., Mechanicsburg, PA, United States

Nancy Reppert, owner of Sweet Remembrances, and her sister, Susanna Reppert Brill, owner of Rosemary House next door, have been long-time members of the Royal-tea Club. This is a favorite tearoom -- some claim Nancy's scones are the best ever. Our tea will include: Salad, Six savories, Scones with jam and cream, Dessert, and Endless […]

Sweet Remembrances Tearoom – Aug. 24

Sweet Remembrances Tea Room 118 S. Market St., Mechanicsburg, PA, United States

Nancy Reppert, owner of Sweet Remembrances, and her sister, Susanna Reppert Brill, owner of Rosemary House next door, have been long-time members of the Royal-tea Club. This is a favorite tearoom -- some claim Nancy's scones are the best ever. Our tea will include: Salad, Six savories, Scones with jam and cream, Dessert, and Endless […]

Sugarplums and Tea – Sept. 7, 11 a.m.

Sugarplums and Tea 403 Bank Barn Lane, Lancaster, PA

We visited this tearoom several years ago, and thought it was time for a return. Our Courtyard Tea includes: Fruit cup with scone, Four savories, Trio of sweets, and Endless pot of tea. The tearoom is near many of the shopping centers on Route 30. Mobility: There are no steps at the front entrance with […]

Sugarplums and Tea – Sept. 7, 2 p.m.

Sugarplums and Tea 403 Bank Barn Lane, Lancaster, PA

We visited this tearoom several years ago, and thought it was time for a return. Our Courtyard Tea includes: Fruit cup with scone, Four savories, Trio of sweets, and Endless pot of tea. The tearoom is near many of the shopping centers on Route 30. Mobility: There are no steps at the front entrance with […]

D.C. Elegance — Cathedral, Mansion, Garden

BUS TRIP BROCHURE We arrive at approximately 10 a.m. to explore the National Cathedral with its dramatic art and architecture during a guided tour tailored for first-time visitors. We will have a 30-minute guided tour of the nave on the main level and those interested can view the crypt on the lower level after the […]

London and Chelsea Flower Show Overseas Trip – May 15-24, 2025

This trip includes: airport transfer, roundtrip airfare, lodging, eight breakfasts, two lunches, two dinners, London Retro Bus, Westminster Abbey, London Underground, London Theatre or Afternoon Tea (choice on tour), Tower of London, Greenwich Culinary Walking Tour, Royal Botanical Gardens at Kew, afternoon tea at Kew, and RHS Chelsea Flower Garden. The overall activity level of […]