Royalty, public enjoys tea time

Royalty reigns supreme in Nanaimo May 5 as past and present May Queens get together for tea.

Royalty reigns supreme in Nanaimo May 5 as past and present May Queens get together for tea.

The annual May Queen’s Jubilee Tea begins at 1 p.m. at St. Paul’s Anglican Church Hall, on Chapel Street, with ladies of the Crescent Chapter 10 Order of the Eastern Star serving up refreshments.

The  2011 and 2012 May Queens and their royal parties join former May Queens and the public at the annual event – a kick off to the Nanaimo Empire Days Celebration weekend.

Tickets are $8 and available from any member of the Nanaimo  Empire Days Society, Eastern Star, or at the door.

Proceeds of the tea will be turned over to the Crescent Chapters cancer program.