The Crowns Tea emphasizes the rich traditions of literature, music, the church hat, and gospel music in observance of Black History Month. This event is open to all ages and will include a performance by the OU Gospel Choir, a reading from the book Crowns, and a tea service. Attendees are invited to wear a hat in celebration as there will be the opportunity to have your portrait taken after the program.
The 2019 Crowns Tea will take place on February 24th at 2 PM. The event is free but tickets are required. Tickets will first be released at the African American Read-In on February 10th at 2 PM at the Norman East Library. After that time, tickets will be available while supplies last at the Norman Central Library, the Norman East Library, and the Norman West Library.
This event is made possible by a grant from the Norman Arts Council and the Friends of the Norman Libraries.
For more information please call 701-2620.