As a premier children's party venue in central Ohio, we specialize in All-inclusive birthday tea parties for children ages 4 and up. Baby shower teas and Bridal Shower Teas. We are located in a quaint 100+ year old Victorian home in Historic Downtown Powell and have been serving families in Central Ohio for 10 years. We would be honored to host your child's birthday tea party, baby shower, bridal shower, or other private event tea party. Please check out our calendar for party availability and to make a reservation online. It's all in the details and you can leave the details to us!
We will take care of the tea party food, birthday cake, and favor bags as well as games and fun! You bring the birthday girl and your camera and we'll take care of the rest!
The Glass Slipper is proud to support local schools by donating birthday teas to their Silent Auction. Please contact Stacey Haney at firstname.lastname@example.org
All-inclusive birthday tea parties for children ages 4 and up. Baby shower teas and Bridal Shower Teas.
Additional Services include
Party and event planning services
My Glass Slipper To Go
providing families an easy way to provide their daughter the perfect princess party at their home.
Praise, Media and Philanthropy
2011 Micro Entrepreneur of the Year
Award Winner Stacey Haney, owner of The Glass Slipper, was awarded the 2011 Micro Entrepreneur of the Year Award, Consumer Services category, from the INCREASE Community Development Corporation.
The Glass Slipper has been recognized as one of the Best Children's Birthday Party Places in the Columbus, Ohio area.
Columbus Monthly's Best of Columbus 2010 as the Best of Kids Stuff.
Featured on Fox News Good Day Columbus about how to throw a tear free birthday party for your child
teaching manners to your children and how to host a unique holiday tea party.
The Glass Slipper hosted the first Black Tie Tea event for the 2nd and 7 Foundation in 2010 and raised funds for the organization.
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The Glass Slipper - Birthday Parties and Teas
Frozen Tea Party
This party is becoming one of our most popular themes. The birthday princess and guests will dress up and play the "Find Elsa" game. Of course lots of dancing and singing to the popular Frozen soundtrack too. The birthday girl will blow out the candles on her Frozen cake and will open gifts on her velvet throne! Princess Anna may just pay a visit before traveling back to Arendelle! Price for up to 10 children: $289 ($15 for each additional child). Princess Anna appearance is an additional $50. Recommended for your 4 to 8 year old princess.
Pretty Princess Tea
This party provides the ultimate in royal fun as she and her friends have a tea party and dress up in the finest attire fit for a princess – dresses, crowns, hats, boa's, jewelry and accessories galore! We will read a giant fairy tale book and play fun games like Princess and the Pea! With tiara in place she'll blow out the candles on her Glass Slipper cake and will open gifts on her velvet throne, surrounded by her princess-pals, with "ladies in waiting" attending her! Price for up to 10 children: $279 ($15 for each additional child). Recommended for your 4 to 8 year old princess.
Fairy Princess Tea
This party is one of a kind and the birthday girl and her guests will have the opportunity to use their imaginations and believe! They will dress up in dresses, fairy wings and look for fairies using magnifying glasses and fairy dust! After looking for fairies the birthday girl and her guests will enjoy a tea party, birthday cake, and make their own fairy wings to take home with them. Price for up to 10 children: $289 ($15 for each additional child). Recommended for your 4 to 8 year old princess.
Fancy Nancy Tea
This tea party is exceptional; it is extraordinary (that's fancy for great.)!! The birthday girl and her guests will dress up; learn "fancy" words while reading Bonjour Butterfly, and play elaborate games (that's fancy for fancy). Of course, it would not be a party if we did not have a lovely tea party with china and cloth napkins. The birthday girl and her guests will decorate butterfly wings to take home with them. Price for up to 10 children: $289 ($15 for each additional child). Recommended for your 5+ year old princess.
Princess Pirate Tea
Aargh Matey and Shiver me timbers!! There will be no walking the plank at this tea party! Our princess pirates will have a jolly good time dressing up in dresses, jewels, and oh yes pirate hats, too! We will search for the princess pirate treasure and of course have a tea party for all. Our princess pirates will decorate a frame with pirate stickers to take back to their ship! Price for up to 10 children: $289 ($15 for each additional child). Recommended for your 4+ year old princess Pirate.
Princesses and Pirates and Tea, Oh My!
This is a great party for girls (princesses) and boys (pirates) to attend!! Very similar to the Princess Pirate Tea party but the pirates can help the princesses look for that long lost pirate treasure! Dress up for girls and boys and fun to be had by all who attend! Each princess and pirate will decorate a frame to take with them to their castle and pirate ship! Price for up to 10 children: $289 ($15 for each additional child).
My Doll and Me
The Birthday girl and her guests will have loads of fun dressing up in "tea attire" and playing games with their favorite doll. Each girl will introduce their dolls to their friends and girls and dolls will enjoy the birthday celebration. The girls will then enjoy a lovely tea party with their dolls using china and cloth napkins! Each girl will make something for herself and her doll. Price for up to 10 children: $289 ($15 for each additional girl). Recommended for girls 5+.
Rock Star Tea
Let's get ready to ROCK at the Rock Star Tea party! The birthday girl and her guests will have a "rocktastic" time singing and dancing to all of their favorite songs! The birthday girl and her guests will dress up in fancy costumes and become superstars! They will be given the star treatment and belt out tunes with "pass the microphone", Freeze dance, and more! Each girl will decorate a frame or a play guitar to take home. This tea party is fit for a star! Price for up to 10 girls: $289 ($15 for each additional girl). Recommended for your 6+ year old superstars.
Spa "ahh" Tea
This is a party your special girl and her friends will be talking about for weeks! Be prepared to have an afternoon of pampering. We start the party with a lovely tea party. After the birthday girl and her guests have had a chance to chat and relax, each girl picks out a spa robe and is welcomed to The Glass Slipper Spa! Each girl will be treated to face masks, manicures, and much more! This party is a Girly Girl's dream come true! Price for up to 10 girls: $289 ($15 for each additional girl). Recommended for girls age 7+.
This party is sure to be a favorite among girls of all ages! Girls come in their favorite pj's and get ready to have a tea-rrific time. Get ready to play "Pass the Slipper" game, pajama relay, and freeze dance. The birthday girl and her guests will have the opportunity to design their own sleep tee and of course it wouldn't be a pajama party without nail painting! Price for up to 10 girls: $329 ($15 for each additional girl). Recommended for girls ages 6+.
Alice in Wonderland Tea
"Oh my, oh my...have any of you seen a White Rabbit with a rather large pocket watch?" We have at The Glass Slipper! The birthday girl and her friends will dress up in beautiful tea dresses and hats. We will begin reading Alice in Wonderland and we are joined by our very own Alice in Wonderland! Alice will pose for pictures, play games with the girls such as "the white rabbit game", and of course join us for tea. She will stay at the party for 45 minutes then she will need to leave to look for the white rabbit. We will continue to enjoy the tea party and party festivities. Price for 10 girls: $329 ($15 for each additional girl). Pricing for 10 girls without a visit from Alice $279 ($15 for each additional girl.) Recommended for girls ages 5+.
Customized Birthday Teas
Have an idea for a tea party? Let us know and perhaps we can help! We would be honored to host your child's customized birthday tea party. Our goal is to create a positive and memorable party for your birthday girl. Pricing for customized parties starts at $279. Contact The Glass Slipper to discuss ideas and details.
Thank you for considering The Glass Slipper for your child's birthday celebration. At The Glass Slipper "It's all in the details" – and we take care of the details for you! So, let us do the planning, preparation, hosting and clean up while you sit back, relax, and enjoy the fun! Your booking reserves The Glass Slipper exclusively for your party. We cater to you alone!
2 hours hosted, all-inclusive party in our lovely Victorian style house built in 1910. Beautifully decorated rooms fit for a princess!
Chief Princess Officer, Stacey Haney will help you schedule the perfect party for your special girl!
Party Manager and Party Specialist to run the party from start to finish.
A tea party in our lovely tea room! Tea fare includes tea sandwiches or chocolate chip mini muffins. Both come with fruit.
Birthday girl and guests will enjoy the tea party using china and cloth napkins!
Signature Birthday Cake From Bachman's Cake Shoppe
Themed Favor Bags for guests and birthday girl
A special Glass Slipper party memento for the birthday girl
The "Glass Slipper" Gift Opening – a unique way to make each guest feel special
Some themes include an age and theme appropriate craft.
And much more!!!
Custom Invitations - $1.95 - $2.50 per invitation
Food & Beverages Available for Adults - Cheese and Fruit Plate - $30
Princesses make an appearance!!
Add a princess to any tea party at The Glass Slipper for an additional $50. Available princesses are.
Alice in Wonderland.
Making the Reservation
Reserve your party online today! Here's how it works:
Visit The Glass Slipper's Online Reservation System.
You'll be asked to create a user account and then you can securely reserve your party on our calendar. Simply select the date and time block and enter your information. A $100 dollar deposit is required. If you see a date/time block listed in the calendar below but it's not available in the Online Reservation System, the party is reserved.
Please call 614-433-9171 or email email@example.com to inquire about party times.
A $100 deposit is required to reserve a birthday party.
We will refund your deposit minus a $10 processing fee provided we have a 30 day written cancellation notice. The balance of the party is due at the end of the party. An 18% gratuity will be added to the total bill of each birthday party.
The Glass Slipper is currently taking reservations for special occasion teas
Such as Bridal Showers, Baby Showers, Family Teas, Holiday Teas, Mother and Me Teas, Club/Organization Meeting Teas, and I Just want to have a tea party Teas! The Glass Slipper would be honored to host your special occasion tea party.
Call (614) 433-9171 or email shaney@GlassSlipperTeas.com for information and pricing!
The Glass Slipper would like to share with you a few of our favorite recipes!
These recipes were featured on Fox 28 Good Day Columbus on Wednesday, December 1st when Stacey Haney (Chief Princess Officer) was a guest on the program to discuss how to have an impressive tea party! Enjoy!
White Chocolate Chip Pumpkin Bread
3 Cups sugar
1 Cup vegetable oil
2/3 Cup water
1-1/2 Tsp salt
1 Tsp cinnamon
1 Tsp nutmeg
2 Cups canned pumpkin
3-1/2 Cups all-purpose flour
1-1/2 Cups white chocolate chips
2 Tsp baking soda
Grease two bread pans.
Preheat oven 350 degrees F.
In large bowl, beat the eggs.
Mix in sugar, vegetable oil, water, salt, cinnamon, and nutmeg.
Add the pumpkin, flour, and chocolate chips, Mix well.
Last, mix in the baking soda.
Scrape batter into two greased bread pans.
Bake at 350 degrees F for 60 minutes. Insert knife into bread to test for doneness.
Recipe found on www.about.com.
1 Cup sour cream
1 Tsp baking soda
4 Cups all-purpose flour
1 Cup white sugar
2 Tsp baking powder
1/4 Tsp cream of tartar
1 Tsp salt
1 Cup butter
1 Cup of raisins/currants
In a small bowl, blend the sour cream and baking soda, and set aside.
Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. Lightly grease a large baking sheet. In a large bowl, mix the flour, sugar, baking powder, cream of tarter, and salt. Cut in the butter. Stir in the sour cream mixtures and egg into the flour into the flour mixture until just moistened. Mix in raisins. Turn dough out onto a lightly floured surface, and knead briefly. Pat dough into a 3/4 inch thick round. Cut into 12 wedges, and place them 2 inches apart on the prepared baking sheet. Bake 12-15 minutes in the preheated oven, until golden brown on the bottom.
Recipe from the Keller Williams Realty Newsletter
1 Cup heavy whipping cream
1/2 Cup mascarpone or 1/4 cup softened cream cheese
1 Heaping Tbls sugar
1 Tsp vanilla extract
Combine all ingredients in a medium bowl and beat with a mixer until stiff. Refrigerate until ready to use. Best when prepared and served the same day. Makes 1 1/4 to 1 1/2 cups.
For Bridal/Baby Shower Tea Party
An assortment of Fruits and Cheeses
served with Crostini and Crackers.
Mini Quiche Lorraine
Mini Three Cheese Quiche
Choice of Pastries:
Scones with Devonshire Cream
An assortment of teas and coffee
Sample Holiday Tea Menu
An assortment of Seasonal Fruit and cheeses
with Crostini and crackers.
Quiche Lorraine/Three Cheese Quiche
Chicken Salad/Cucumber Tea Sandwiches
with white chocolate.
Chocolate Truffle for Brownies
with Devonshire cream.
The Glass Slipper - Cotillion, Camps and Events
The Powell Cotillion
The Glass Slipper and Modern Manners are excited to announce the offering of The Powell Cotillion program for Middle School aged students.
Information regarding Cotillion
We are proud to announce The Powell Cotillion program for the middle school aged student. The Powell Cotillion will help your child develop the confidence and poise to meet any social challenge - the awkward first co-ed dance, social occasion or formal event. Your child will learn life skills he or she will apply throughout his or her adult life!
Frequently Asked Questions
What Is Powell Cotillion?
Powell Cotillion combines educational and interactive lessons in social etiquette and dance to educate young people in the importance of social graces in today's competitive world. Your child's success in higher academics, and later in business, may be determined in part by his or her knowledge, understanding and use of positive social skills - learned, practiced and enjoyed at Powell Cotillion! With a combined experience of over 30 years of etiquette instruction and party etiquette and planning, Nora Cline of Modern Manners and Stacey Haney of The Glass Slipper are proud to offer this much needed, and greatly requested, program to the young people of Delaware County and surrounding areas.
What Will My Son or Daughter Learn at Powell Cotillion?
We, at Powell Cotillion, know and understand the need to be considerate of others in our daily activities at home, school and away. For 24 years, Nora has taught etiquette to thousands of children in central Ohio, while Stacey has taught party and event planning for 10 years. Through the use of interactive lessons and roleplay, your son or daughter will see first-hand how they are perceived by others – especially the adults in their lives – as they act out real life social situations: at the dining table, in public, at a party, while on the dance floor – to name a few! Each session includes both dance and etiquette instruction.
The social etiquette components of Powell Cotillion includes
first impressions, , importance of eye contact, introductions, polite conversation and listening, cellphone and technology etiquette, every-day and special occasion etiquette, posture, poise, appearance, proper dress for proper occasions, receiving lines, party etiquette, gracious hosts and welcome guests, polite mingling, table manners, and more!
The traditional dance and dance etiquette components of Powell Cotillion includes
dance floor etiquette, courteous approach and dance request, polite responses, graciously offering and accepting compliments, basic dance steps for four-step, foxtrot, swing and several popular line dances.
What makes Powell Cotillion unique?
Experience, Content and Value. With the combined experience of over 30 years in the instruction of social and table etiquette, character enrichment, event planning and personal development, our directors know what it takes to teach effectively, relate well to children, keep students interested and focused on the subject material – all while having fun! Program content is relevant, up to date and presented in a fun and interesting way. Fee structure is very affordable, compared to the national standard.
When is Powell Cotillion?
Dates for the Winter 2016 session are January 28, February 4, 18, 25th from 6- 8pm. Summer session dates are Monday, July 25th -Thursday, July 28th from 6- 8pm.
Where will Powell Cotillion be held?
Scioto Reserve Country Club, 7383 Scioto Parkway, Powell, OH 43065.
Who is Powell Cotillion for?
Young men and women in grades 6, 7 & 8.
What is the cost of Powell Cotillion?
$175 per child. For each student that registers, a $10 donation will be made to their school's PTO.
What is the Dress Code for Classes?
Sunday Best: Young gentlemen should wear collared shirts and khaki or dress pants. Young ladies should wear conservative skirts or dresses. (Jeans, shorts, tank-tops, halter tops, flip flops, and athletic shoes are not appropriate. Hard soled shoes are necessary because of the dancing).
What is the Dress Code for our Powell Cotillion Social Dance on the last evening?
Looking polished and properly dressed for the formal occasion is essential: Young ladies should wear a conservative dress or skirt and top. Hard-soled shoes, sandals or dress shoes. Young gentlemen should wear a long-sleeved, buttoned down dress shirt and tie. Dress pants or Khaki pants and polished dress shoes.
Can families be present during class time?
To limit shyness and avoid potential distractions, we respectfully ask that families of Powell Cotillion students remain out of the room during class time.
Can families attend the Cotillion Social Dance on the last evening?
Parents are encouraged to attend and observe the social dance on the last evening. However, we respectfully request that siblings of Powell Cotillion students do not attend the social dance.
What adults will be present to supervise?
Both Powell Cotillion directors will be present at all times. Parent volunteer(s) may also be present, depending on the number of students enrolled.
Special Event Programs
Special Event Programs
We have had some great special tea events! Our Holiday "Frozen" Tea, Beauty and the Beast Tea, Mother's Day Tea and more! Stay tuned for details.
Daisy, Brownie and Junior Girls Scout Troops
There are many reasons for a troop to come together and celebrate at The Glass Slipper!
We can do a variety of programming, tea parties, themed tea parties and more. Call or email Stacey Haney at 614.433.9171 or Shaney@glassslipperteas.com for more information or to schedule an event for your troop.
Girl Scout Tea Party
This is the perfect outing for all Daisy, Brownie or Junior Girl Scouts.
Girls will take part in a fancy three-course tea party and use china and cloth napkins, drinking pink tea while dressed in their Sunday best. Programs are 1.5-2 hours and cost per child is $15-20 plus 18% gratuity (cost depends on age and menu). Please check with Stacey Haney regarding menu options. Minimum of 6 girls.
Mom and Me tea with Girl Scout troops is also available and cost per Mom and Daughter is $35 (plus 18% gratuity).
Minimum of 3 Mom and Daughter pairs.
disclaimer:pricing and availability subject to change.