VIA to host St. Nicholas Tea and Sleigh Boutique Nov. 8 and 9Proceeds used to assist local charities
The Village Improvement Association will host its eighth annual St. Nicholas Tea and Sleigh Boutique Friday and Saturday, Nov. 8 and 9, at the clubhouse at 415 N. Boardwalk, Rehoboth Beach. Seatings for the tea are at 11 a.m. and 2 p.m.; tickets are $25 per person and $15 for children 13 and under. For tea reservations, call 302-227-1631. Limited seating is still available.
The Sleigh Boutique will open each day at 10 a.m., between seatings from 12:30 to 2 p.m. and after the afternoon tea at 3:30 p.m.. The boutique will feature themed baskets, lovely wreaths and other holiday decor as well as juried items from vendors and local artists. The public is welcome to shop during these hours.
The St. Nicholas Tea and Sleigh Boutique is a major fundraising event for the VIA, and proceeds are used to assist various charities in the Cape Henlopen School District.
Preparing for the annual event are VIA members in back (l-r) Sherry Hall, Anne Jack and Jennice McCarty, boutique chairs; seated are Sue Scaglione, chair, and Marge Cintavey, co-chair.