You'd be Mad (as a Hatter!)
to miss our Tea Party!

Join us for a Mad Hatters Tea Party
Sunday, October 30, 2016
2:00-4:00 pm
at the
Hot Shops Art Center
1301 Nicholas St,
Omaha, Nebraska

A Wonderland of Bags, Beads and tasty Bites!

Join us for an afternoon tea with hors d'oeuvres, sweet delights and live jazz music

featuring a silent auction of handcrafted bags, purses and totes. 

Enjoy our couture fashion show with beautiful hats by
local designer Margie Trembley Chapeaux.

Best Dressed Mad Hatter Contest
Join in the fun and wear your own hat to the event or decorate a hat fascinator at the tea party! All attendees modeling their hats will have an opportunity for our
"Best Dressed Mad Hatter Award" in either the adult or youth category.
Carry a Bead
$15 per pair
A fun new program supporting supporting Beads of Courage!
You will receive 2 matched lampwork glass beads, carry the beads or wear on an adventure.  Complete the story card and mail one bead back to Beads of Courage as an Act of Courage Bead.  Keep one bead to symbolize your shared strength.

Sponsor a Bead
$5 per bead
Select a lampwork glass bead to pair with a special written note for a child recipient at Omaha Children's Hospital and Medical Center
Other fabulous fun!
Glass bead lampworking demonstrations
The Real Princesses of Omaha featuring Alice in Wonderland, 
the Queen of Hearts and Spider Man!
Creation Stations to make Beads of Courage jewelry or decorate a hat

All proceeds will benefit
Beads of Courage program
at Children's Hospital & Medical Center
Omaha, Nebraska
and the
International Beads of Courage program
Purchase your tickets today!
Adults: $20 Students: $10
   Online ticket purchase will be available through October 27th.
Limited tickets will be available at the door.
Adults: $25 Students: $15
Are you a Beads of Courage family? 
Contact us for your complimentary tickets at
Unable to attend? 
Please consider a direct donation to
Beads of Courage
Thanks to our table sponsors!
Couture Level - $500
Omaha Children's Hospital & Medical Center
Handbag Level - $250
Degrees by Kelli
Kim Hess
Real Princesses of Omaha

Clutch Level - $100

Thanks to the following donors!

Anne Macklin
Carolyn Roth Peeler
Charmaine Regino
Diane Grulke
Dori Settles
Drew Hallock
Janet Shulenberger
Jeri Wiskus
Judy Vidito
Julie Geiger
Kelli Sweet
Loan Eby
Margie Ehlers
Margie Shanahan
Megan Branco
Reynette Ahsam

Barb Eckstein
Dia Hilton
Cathy Wray
Charmaine Regino
Jeri Wiskus
Julie Paul
Karla Klein
Margie Shanahan
Margie Ehlers
Michele Michaelsen
Sally Johnson
tasty Bites!
Lauren's Cupcakes
Eileen's Cookies
Tea Smith

Gift Certificates & More!
Annie Neal
Aksarben Cinema
Defy Gravity
Dudley's Pizza
Lindsay Struble - Pampered Chef
Margie Shanahan
Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo
Sam & Louie's Pizzeria
Susan Huizenga - Scentsy
Troy Lichtenberg
Upstream Brewing Company

If you are interested in becoming a sponsor or making an in-kind donation, please contact us at