The Palestine Preservation Projects Society is having a Dolly Madison Commemorative Tea Party at the historic Harper House 101 N. Lincoln Palestine, IL Friday, May 3, 2013. A seven course meal will be served at 12:30 CST. The tea party is a celebration of the 200th anniversary of Dolly Madison as first lady. Carolyn Ripley will discuss her historical dish collection. Meal is $15.00. Reservations are required as seating is limited. For reservations call 618-586-2024. Proceeds will support the Harper House.