SereniTea Wednesdays - February

Join us for Afternoon Tea most Wednesdays in February where hearts will prevail. We will begin with a salad followed by the three tiered tea tray which will feature assorted sandwiches, oven fresh scones, fresh fruit, and tasty tidbits for dessert, all accompanied with a bottomless pot of properly brewed tea.

Wednesday, February 3, 10, 24
Between 11:00 am and 2:00 pm
Fee: $28.00, per person, inclusive

Please Note: Mid-Winter Break

Sweet Remembrances Tea Room will be closed February 11th through February 17th for a mid-winter break.  We regret that Valentine's Day falls over the President's Day Weekend! See you when we return!

First Saturday Tea - March

Join us at our First Saturday Tea for March as we celebrate all that's green again! Fresh Salad, three tiered tea tray, and bottomless pots of tea will prevail. Relax and enjoy, experience the peace and tranquility of an Afternoon Tea.

Saturday March 5 (Filled)
Between 11:00 am and 2:00 pm
Fee: $28.00 per person, inclusive

Super Scone Sunday - March

Join in the fun of this casual relaxing day! Three varieties of oven fresh scones, assorted toppings, a wide variety of fresh fruit all accompanied with a bottomless pot of properly prepared tea. Sit and enjoy the calming effects of tea and the soothing benefits of friendship.

Sunday March 6
Between 11:00 am and 2:00 pm
Fee: $15.00/person, all inclusive

Sereni-TEA Wednesdays - March

Join us for an elegant Afternoon Tea every Wednesday in March. Afternoon Tea includes a fresh salad, followed by the traditional tea tray laden with assorted sandwiches, oven fresh scones, fresh fruit, and delicious desserts. A bottomless pot of properly brewed loose leaf tea will accompany your meal. Treat yourself and your friends to a well-deserved break as you find serenity in a cup, relax, and enjoy this charming olde world tradition.

Wednesdays, March 9, 16, 23, 30
 between 11:00 am and 2:00 pm
Fee: $28.00/person (includes tax and gratuity)

Saint Patrick's Day Tea

Celebrate the other favorite drink of Ireland at this complete evening Tea Party. The luck of the Irish will be featured at this complete tea with Sandwiches, Scones, Fresh Fruit, and charmin' Desserts. Following the tea party, enjoy a fun evening with the Songs and Stories of Saint Patrick's Day as presented by performer Mathew Dodd. Wearin' o' the green suggested!

Thursday March 17
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Fee: $38.00/inclusive

Easter Egg Decorating Fun

Learn creative and clever ways to decorate Easter eggs. We will use natural dyes, silk scarves, rubber bands, gold gilt and more to make a creative and colorful box of decorated eggs. Each participant will have 10 eggs to decorate in a variety of ways. Ages 8 and up are invited.

Wednesday March 23
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Fee: $20.00

Rosemary Gladstar Symposium

We are so pleased to welcome Rosemary Gladstar to the Rosemary House! Author of Herbal Recipes for Vibrant Health, Rosemary Gladstar is a pioneer in the herbal movement and has been called the 'godmother of American Herbalism'. She is an excellent herbalist and an engaging presenter. This all day symposium will include two programs by Rosemary Gladstar and a fresh herbal lunch prepared by Sweet Remembrances.

Backyard Medicine: Weeds of Wonder
Some of our most important and widely used medicines are those common and familiar weeds that are found growing in abundance around us. Join Rosemary on a 'tour around the neighborhood' via a beautiful slide show, learning to identify back yard weeds. We'll discuss the medicinal and edible uses, identification features, and recipes. Rosemary's favorite resource and tools for identification will also be shared. plus, lots of tidbits and tales.

Herbs for Natural Energy & Vitality
Using herbs, supplements and food to increase energy, support well being & uplift the spirits. We;ll review some of Rosemary's favorite adaptogens and tonics, and then Rosemary will demonstrate her favorite and famous recipes for Adaptoballs, Zoom Balls, Brain Buzz, Super Aphrodisiac, and Spirit Tonics.

Saturday April 2nd
9:00 am - 3:30 pm
Fee: $125.00
Program to be held at St. Luke's Episcopal Church, corner of Market & Keller Streets, lunch to be held at Sweet Remembrances. Fee includes both morning and afternoon sessions, morning reception, and lunch, tax and gratuity.

Tea: Downton Abbey Style

The silver is polished and the aprons are starched! Join us at this 'farewell tea' to Downton Abbey. Nancy Reppert of Sweet Remembrances will prepare an elegant tea party, after which Jennifer Nesbitt of Penn State/York will discuss where we leave the Crawley family and their assorted staff. We'll travel back to the sinking of the Titanic, the transformations wrought by the Great War, and we'll consider the wisdom of ending the series with New Year's 1926. Drawing on literature and history, Dr. Nesbitt shows how Downton Abbey's opulent tapestry of events fits into larger social, political and cultural patterns of the early twentieth-century.

Thursday April 7th (limited availability)
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Fee: $45.00
or,
Sunday April 10th (filled)
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Fee: $45.00

Second Saturday in April Afternoon Tea

This Saturday tea is in place of the First Saturday in April as we have a scheduling conflict with the Rosemary Gladstar Symposium. Join us for Afternoon Tea as we include bunnies and springtime flowers in our selection of tea party treats. Salad, scones, sandwiches, fresh fruit, and desserts, will be featured at this public tea, with bottomless pots of tea of course. Reserve early!

Saturday, April 9
Between 11:00 AM and 2:00 PM
Fee: $28.00 per person, (includes tax and gratuity)

Wild Wise Women

Join us and explore the lives of some truly wild and wise women, including Boadicea, Eleanor of Aquitaine, Hildegard of Bingen, Elizabeth Cady Stanton, Mae West, and many others! Prepare to be inspired and learn why Laurel Thatcher Ulrich said, "Well-behaved women seldom make history." Instructor is Nancy McKenzie a photojournalist, writer, historian, and Civil War re-enactor. Tea and light dessert included.

Tuesday April 12th
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Fee: $20.00

Sereni-TEA Wednesdays - April

Join us for an elegant Afternoon Tea most Wednesdays in April. Afternoon Tea includes a fresh salad, followed by the traditional tea tray laden with assorted sandwiches, oven fresh scones, fresh fruit, and delicious desserts. A bottomless pot of properly brewed loose leaf tea will accompany your meal. Treat yourself and your friends to a well-deserved break as you find serenity in a cup, relax, and enjoy this charming olde world tradition.

Wednesdays, April 13, 20, 27
between 11:00 am and 2:00 pm
Fee: $28.00/person (includes tax and gratuity)

Introduction to Herbs and Herb Gardening

Dig into the basics required for beginning a herb garden with an introduction to some of the common and unusual herbs as well as all the requirements to achieve a successful garden. Everyone will leave class with lots of handouts and a little starter plant to begin your herb gardening fun.

Wednesday April 13th
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Fee: $20.00 per person

Mechanicsburg Earth Day Festival 2016

Great Day! Music, Workshops, Vendors, and Kid’s Activities throughout the town. Visit their website for additional information.

Visitors to The Rosemary House will receive a free 'Veggie Lover's Herb Chart! We will have a great selection of herb plants for sale also!

Sweet Remembrances Tea Room will be serving coffee, tea and scones out front this year in addition to earth friendly whole food plant based no oil luncheon items!

Remember we have parking in the rear.

Saturday April 23rd
9 am - 3 pm
Free
Please continue to check back... we will add events for 2016 as the details are finalized. Our complete Calendar of Events booklet will be available late February/early March.