Sherlock Holmes Afternoon Tea (Sat, May 18; 2:30-4PM)
Britsburgh Society members with a love of Afternoon Teas won't want to miss this Sherlock Holmes themed tea! Treat your mum for Mother's day! The scene of the crime is the Omni William Penn Terrace Room.
"To Try and Do Some Good" - The Remarkable Life of Angela Burdett-Coutts (Tues, May 21; 6:30-8.30PM)
At the English Nationality Room, University of Pittsburgh, enjoy a presentation by Kim Szczypinski on the unconventional life and philanthropy of 19th century British banking heiress Angela Burdett-Coutts (1st Baroness Burdett-Coutts) and her affiliations with some of the giants of her day. Includes light refreshments.
Afternoon Tea with Drag Queen Kierra Darshell (Sat, June 1; 2:30-4PM)
The Omni William Penn is renowned for its afternoon teas, and we have arranged an exclusive, Britsburgh-only tea for Pride Week. Celebrate in style with one of Pittsburgh's most famous Drag Queens, Kierra Darshell. Then tell all of your friends you had tea with The Queen!
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