Spring by Kathryn White

Friday, May 21, 2010

Magnifique Soirée

Fancy Nancy came to our library this past week in the form of a Mother/Daughter Tea Party, hosted by Miss S et moi. Invitations were posted at the library with an R. S. V. P.
Répondez s'il vous plaît" is a formal french phrase that means:
"Answer if it pleases you".
The responses were enthusiastic!
Flower centre pieces were donated and the tables were set in a very elegant fashion.
Tiaras and boas, along with Fancy Nancy booklets, were given to each of the girls
who looked so glamorous in their lovely fushia feather boas and glittery sparkly tiaras.
Miss S read the following book as the young girls were gathered around her:Miss J (moi) discussed the proper manners at a tea party for young ladies, and went over some favourite Fancy Nancy words:
The young girls decorated cupcakes for themselves and as well as for their mothers: Two lovely young french girls who attended the party with their mother, taught us elegant french words and how to pronounce them the proper way.
You can read more about Fancy Nancy Tea Parties in a post
It truly was a Magnifique Soirée!