Press Releases


November 26, 2012

MILWAUKEE, Wis., Nov. 26, 2012 - Milwaukee Public Television offers fans of its British programming an opportunity to enjoy the holidays with a traditional afternoon Holiday Tea on December 11, 2012 at 2:30 p.m. The affair will offer traditional English tea and a selection of tea sandwiches, fruit, sweet breads and desserts. The Holiday Tea will be held at the Woman's Club of Wisconsin, located at 813 East Kilbourn Avenue in Milwaukee.

Tickets are $45 for members and $50 for non-members. Space is limited, and tickets can be reserved by calling (414) 297-8009 or online at

All guests in attendance will also have a reserved seat to a sneak preview screening of season three's premiere of Downton Abbey, to immediately follow the Holiday Tea.

About MPTV
Milwaukee Public Television (MPTV) is southeastern Wisconsin's premier non-commercial media organization. MPTV consists of two traditional television stations, WMVS and WMVT, and seven additional digital television services. The MPTV stations are the area's only over-the-air source for PBS and other national public television programs, and also offer a diverse schedule of their own award-winning local series and specials. The station is watched by over 900,000 viewers each week throughout southeastern Wisconsin and northern Illinois.
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Erin Eaton, Publicist/Grant Writer
P: (414) 297-8229

Darlyne Haertlein, Manager-Community Relations
P: (414) 297-7518