Mother/Daughter Holiday Tea Tradition

The Tea is an integral part of NCL’s programming dating back to the founding of NCL in 1948. Social skills are taught, practiced, modeled and perfected through the process of organizing and participating in a Tea event. This process empowers us to represent ourselves confidently and with ease in social and professional situations.

  • Having Tea offers us the opportunity to do something refined and dignified together; to sit, relax and enjoy each other’s company in a quiet, elegant, formalized environment.
  • Having Tea gives us a chance to learn some nuances about entertaining and planning an event, often on a more formal scale.
  • Having Tea keeps traditional values alive and to teaches us the lessons of etiquette that will serve us in all areas of life.
  • Kindness, courtesy, respect and graciousness are critical to developing a depth of character that is inspirational to others.