Women’s History Month Tea


Women’s History Month Tea
Saturday, March 3, 2018  12:30 – 2:30 PM
Elgin Community College Business Center

Program: Mary Queen of Scots – Her Embroidery and Its Symbolism
Presented by Kathy Matthews, an American Needlepoint Guild Master Judge.

The cost for this high tea is $22/person.
Reservations can be made
     online at  ywcaelgin.org   (Click on EVENTS, then click on the Tea)
     send your check (payable to YWCA Elgin) to
            220 E. Chicago St.
            Elgin IL 60120. 
All reservations must be received by February 19, 2018
This is the Elgin area’s 26th annual celebration of Women’s History Month
The guest speaker, Ms. Kathy Matthews, is an expert on the hidden meanings in many of the embroideries that Mary did during her 19 years of imprisonment in England. 
The menu will feature assorted quiches, egg salad and cucumber & cream cheese finger sandwiches, a variety of scones and finger-tip deserts as well as a variety of teas and other beverages.
This event is sponsored by Altrusa International Club of Elgin, Elgin Area AAUW, Elgin Community College, Elgin History Museum, Gamma Xi Chapter of Delta Kappa Gamma, League of Women Voters of the Elgin Area and YWCA Elgin.