Celebrating Hot Tea: January Is Hot Tea Month

Whether your favorite brew is a gentle herbal tea, a bracing black tea, or an antioxidant-rich green tea,, opens a new window January is the perfect time to sip a steaming cup or two!

This month, pick up a take-and-make bag to learn how to create a cozy paper origami tea cup. Each take-and-make bag includes 1-2 pieces of origami paper, instructions for constructing your cup, and a teatime trivia quiz. 

Please note: your paper teacup will be a charming decoration only and should not be used for holding tea!

Find instructions for picking up your take-and-make bag here.

Take our tea quiz!, opens a new window

Everyone who answers all five questions on the tea trivia quiz correctly OR uploads a photo of their origami teacup will be entered into a drawing on January 31 for a tea-themed gift basket.

On social media, share your creation with us using the hashtag #MadetheTakeandMake.

You can discover more about the joys of tea with books and videos from the library:

CRRL Picks: Time for Tea

Learn about the history and cultures associated with tea, as well as how to grow tea yourself, and find recipes for creating the perfect teatime.

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