|Our new event: NUTCRACKER Holiday Tea|
|Ready to greet the first guest...|
|Behind the scenes....|
|Jeanne Berube, Director of Auxiliary Relations|
|The Nutcracker Story told in a few words and lots of miming...|
|...by the Menlowe Ballet of Menlo Park|
|A plate of tasty items for the young guests....|
|Some of the decorations were natural.....|
|...and some were handmade out of paper|
|Meet the 'Kitchen Crew'|
One of the highlights of the event...
Teddy Bears for the young attendees!
|A San Jose Auxiliary Member with her granddaughters|
|Complimenting the "Chef"|
After the first show: the clean up!
And then setting up for the second show....
|Someone will take this lovely tree home.....|
Always: Many hands make light work!
|View of the AAG Dining Room....|
|...meet the vendors....|
|...and their wonderful creative....|
|....and delicious items.|
For our PAA old-timers:
a quick look at the kitchen
where we spent many hours
|(Rumor has it that the gentleman with beard is Santa Claus in disguise...)|
|Palo Alto High School Madrigals|
|All set for the second seating....|
(doesn't that look like a miniature 2018 White House Christmas Tree?)
|AAG's flowers are....|
|...beautiful as ever!|
|Leaving the Allied Arts Guild grounds after a wonderful morning!|
See you on January 16, for the Annual Membership Meeting and Luncheon
at the University Club, Palo Alto