International Women’s Day Tea and Floral Design

International Women’s Day Tea and Floral Design

In recognition of International Women’s Day, MSU Coastal Research & Extension Center is offering a program on Tuesday, March 8, from 1:00-4:30 p.m.  The program highlights the art and science of tea and includes talks/demonstrations on:

  • Japanese Tea Ceremony, Chieko Iwata, Japanese cultural artist in residence, MSU School of Human Sciences
  • Tea production in Mississippi, Judson LeCompte, MSU Plant and Soil Sciences
  • Ikebana, the art of Japanese floral design, Jim DelPrince MSU Coastal


Please share the information with any persons or groups who may be interested.


Online registration is available at, Programs, Floral Design, Floral Enthusiast. tea flyer


About veggiedr

Christine is an Associate Research and Extension Professor of Urban Horticulture at the Mississippi State University Coastal Research and Extension Center in Biloxi, MS. She works as the resident scientist at the Beaumont Horticultural Unit in Perry County, MS. Her research interests include urban agriculture, backyard farming, container gardening, high tunnel production, local foods, horticultural therapy, green roofs, and small farm issues. Christine is passionate about feeding people and growing farmers.

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