Host and WYES Producer Peggy Scott Laborde will welcome all WYES HOLIDAY Par-TEA guests via Zoom, Thursday, December 10, 4-5pm.
WYES is pleased to have two international tea authorities as guest speakers: James Norwood Pratt and Bruce Richardson. James Norwood Pratt, elected “Best Tea Educator” four successive years, will share his knowledge on "The History of Tea." Bruce Richardson, named Tea Master for the Boston Tea Party Ships & Museum, will discuss "Tea Rituals Around the World."
WYES encourages participants to be a part of the BEST HAT CONTEST. A local celebrity judge will award prizes in the following categories: Most thematic, Most elegant, Best holiday hat.
During the Zoom event, the WYES cameras will share screenshots of your Par-TEA and hat, but also any heirloom tea sets and/or other unique items you will be using during your Par-TEA.