Events

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The Woman’s Club of Rock Hill salutes the community for its continuing support. By attending the Victorian Teas, purchasing unique gifts in our boutique, and joining us for other fund raising activities, you are giving us the means to continue our community outreach programs and to maintain our historic property for the coming year. THANK YOU!

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Come and be a part of our upcoming events listed below!
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Twelfth Annual Victorian Teas and Sugar Plum Boutique

December 1 and 3, 2017, 12:30 pm
Cost: Adults $25, Children under 12, $12

 Traditional Full English Teas include a generous serving of savories, a scone served with lemon curd followed by an array of sweets. All of our foods are prepared by the Club members from fresh ingredients and accompanied by pots of Twining’s Tea.  Menu items this year include:  Apricot Chicken in Choux Pastry, Cucumber Sandwiches, Sausage Roll, Shortbread, Snowy Spiced Snowflakes, Cherry Cheesecake Bites, and Chocolate Mint Cookies. The Armstrong-Maudlin House is always beautifully decorated for the holidays by our members.  Servers will be dressed in period attire.
One tea room on the second floor features Victorian decor and another is available for a private group of 8-12 guests.  Our impromptu Woman’s Club Men’s Chorus will perform seasonal favorites before and during the first half hour of the Teas.

The Sugar Plum Boutique features items from local artisans, vendors with Christmas themed gifts, decorations and delicious homemade holiday treats created by Club members.  The Boutique will also be selling our recipe book Traditional Tea Time Favorites.  At only $15, it makes a nice stocking stuffer for the tea lovers on your  Christmas list or an interesting addition to your own collection.   The Boutique is open one hour prior to and after each Tea.

Children’s Tea with Mrs. Claus

December 2, 2017, 11:30 am
Cost $18

Enjoy a snowy wonderland themed Tea this year with delicious homemade savories and sweets, including children’s favorites, a visit with Mrs. Claus, favors and musical entertainment.  Children need to be accompanied by at least one adult.   The boutique will be open one hour prior to and after each tea.  See description above.

For all three teas, reservations need to be made in advance by calling Betty, 803.415.7278 or leave a message at 803.328.8888 and your call will be returned.  (no tickets are issued for these teas.)

The Teas and Sugar Plum boutique are part of ChristmasVille, Rock Hill’s award winning winter festival, christmasvillerockhill.com.

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The following events are being planned
Watch for more details

Bridal Fair

Saturday, February 24, 2018

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Games Luncheon, “Go for the Gold”

Thursday, March 1, 2018 at 12:00 noon

Join your friends and make new ones for a fun-filled afternoon.  Play bridge, dominoes, Uno, Mah jong, or other games of choice. We will again have door prizes, prizes for the winners at each table, a 50-50 raffle and, of course, a nice lunch and snacks. Proceeds benefit our Community Service Programs, which support such groups as Grounds of Grace, Heifer International, Dot Amick Scholarship, underexposed Film Festival, and the upkeep of our historic house & gardens

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Champagne & Strawberries Brunch

Come join us at the Club’s Historic Armstrong-Mauldin House on 607 Aiken Avenue for this special Sunday meal!  A variety of brunch/lunch dishes and desserts will be served, many featuring fresh strawberries.   Our menu this year includes Baked Ham, biscuits, as well as Strawberry Cheesecake French Toast, Strawberry Muffins, Frozen Strawberry Margarita Parfait and Strawberry Tiramisu, among other items.

Strawberry-themed items and other items made by members will be available in a mini-boutique.  Guests may also enjoy touring the gardens.  Limited outdoor seating, weather permitting.  Reservations recommended.  Proceeds: renovating/restoring the Club’s 600 College Avenue property.  This is a Come-See-Me event.  For more information on Rock Hill’s award-winning spring festival, visit www.comeseeme.org.

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“Tea and Topics” Seventh Annual Butterfly Seminar
Monarchs and Milkweed

April 12, 2018

These small events take place throughout the year and are held for the purpose of information sharing for our members as well as for the public. The Butterfly Seminar is presented by the Woman’s Club of Rock Hill and the 4-H Historical Club, in the Historic Armstrong-Mauldin House, 607 Aiken Avenue, Rock Hill, during Come-See-Me, Rock Hill’s award winning spring festival.   Questions?  Please call Ellen Mayes at 803.366.5042 or the Clubhouse, 328-8888, and leave a message.  Or email Ellen at greatellens@comporium.net.

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“Girls’ Nite Out”

Watch this space for the 2018 Girls’ Nite Out

 

 

 

Most of the foods served during our fundraisers are made by Club members using time-tested recipes.

Most of the foods served during our fundraisers are made by Club members using time-tested recipes and fresh ingredients.

During Come-See-Me, Glen drops by to offer his help.

During Come-See-Me, Glen drops by to offer his help.