Local Author and Illustrator Special Guests at Kirkland’s Li’l Crumpets Mother’s Day Tea Party

Special “Mom and Me” time May 12, 2-4 p.m.


The author and illustrator of “Beatrice and the Magic Garden Hat” will be special guests at Kirkland Park’s Li’l Crumpets Mother’s Day Tea Party, May 12, 2 to 4 p.m. at the North Kirkland Community Center. Children ages 3 to 8 accompanied by their mother, grandmother, aunt, or other motherly figure will remember this special day for years to come.  Enjoy high tea and nibble on trays of goodies, many provided by local bakeries and stores.  Hear the story of “Beatrice and the Magic Garden Hat” as told by author Donna Lee and illustrator Ann Gates Fiser.  Party goers will make and decorate their own garden bonnet!  Tickets are $25 per child for residents and $30 per child for non-residents, $10 per second child for residents and $12 per second child for non-residents (no charge for adult).  There are a limited number of spaces available. Registration is encouraged as this is an anticipated sell-out event. For registration and information go to www.kirklandparks.net, call 425-587-3350, or visit the North Kirkland Community Center at 12421 103rd Ave NE.