Public EventsWe enjoying finding opportunities to share our passion for tea with those in our community. We often present at conferences, teach classes, serve tea at events, and participate in community gatherings. If you can't make it to our store for one of our classes, find us out and about in the Metro area (and sometimes further than that!).
URBAN OLIVE & VINE: TEA TALKS
During three tea classes at Urban Olive & Vine, TeaSource will focus on a different category of tea: Black Tea, Oolong Tea, and Green Tea. These sessions are intermediate level tea courses and will cover geeky topics and information, as well as the tea basics.
$15 for one class or $40 for all three.
Register with Urban Olive & Vine online or call: 715-386-0400.
Oolong Tea: Saturday, March 1, 9:00 a.m.
Green Tea: Saturday, March 8, 9:00 a.m.
Black Tea: Saturday, March 15, 9:00 a.m. (*rescheduled due to weather*)
Urban Olive & Vine
520 2nd Street, Hudson, WI
SOCIAL SCIENCE: Fermentational Informational-the Science of Beer
Social Science is an adult night at the Science Museum of Minnesota, welcoming those 21 and over to grab a drink, enjoy the museum, and experience innovative programming. This month, fill up your glass then fill up your brain! With beer sampling from local breweries, fermentation demonstrations, beer density experiments, presentations by local experts, trivia, music, bars, and more, put your favorite beverage under the microscope and celebrate the biology, chemistry and hand-to-mouth physics delights your senses. Bars will serve beer and wine for purchase throughout the evening.
Cost: $22 for Science Museum and/or MPR members, $27 for non-members
Thursday, April 3rd, 6:00-11:00pm
Science Museum of Minnesota
WORLD TEA EXPO
World Tea Expo is the leading tradeshow and conference focused 100% on premium teas and related products.
Blending fresh ideas, new trends, and new distribution channels with three days of focused buying, selling, and education, the tea industry's premier marketplace is precisely what you need to experience this growing category to its fullest.
Long Beach, California
Classes presented by Bill Waddington include:
"What Do I Charge?" (As part of the New Business Boot Camp before the conference begins): Tuesday, May 27th
"How to Source & Select Your Teas": Thursday, May 29th
"Tea Processing: An Experiential Lab" co-taught with Donna Fellman, Online Education Manager, World Tea Academy (2 Day Class): Friday, May 30th and Saturday, May 31st
COFFEE FEST TRADE SHOW
Coffee Fest has been serving the specialty coffee and gourmet tea industries since 1992. Viewed by most as the best trade show in America and around the world specifically for those involved with retailing coffee, tea and related products. Coffee Fest continues to evolve and stay at the forefront of emerging trends.
May 30th - June 1st
St. Louis, Missouri