TROY — The Troy-Hayner Cultural Center is presenting Tea Anyone? The Roop Tea Pot Collection. The display of over 200 unique tea pots will be on exhibit from May 19 to June 25.

A reception celebrating Laura Roop’s (1933-2022) many years of involvement in Mrs. Hayner’s Birthday Tea, as well as the gift of her large collection of tea pots is scheduled for Friday, May 19 from 5 to 6:45 p.m. Attending the reception is a wonderful way to meet Roop’s family and discuss the collection. The reception and exhibit are free and open to the public.

As a special treat during Tea Anyone? The Roop Tea Pot Collection exhibit, the Troy-Hayner Cultural Center will be serving hot tea on Wednesday afternoons from 1-3 p.m. The afternoon tea is sponsored by The Golden Leaf Tea and Herb Company located at 1470 W. Main St., Unit B, Tipp City. Owner Jayne Lewis has selected a variety of hand blended teas to share with the Hayner guests.

You will not want to miss this opportunity to enjoy a delicious cup of specialty tea as you walk through the Hayner experiencing the Roop Teapot Collection.

The Troy-Hayner Cultural Center is proudly supported by the citizens of the Troy City School District through a local tax levy and generous gifts to the Friends of Hayner. Troy-Hayner Cultural Center is located at 301 W. Main St., Troy. Hours of operation are Monday 7 – 9 p.m., Tuesday – Thursday 9 a.m. – 9 p.m., Friday and Saturday 9 a.m. – 5 p.m., and Sunday 1 – 5 p.m. The Hayner Center is closed on holidays. For more information, visit or call 937-339-0457.