A Preferential Tea for the Beta Sigma Phi City Council of Independence is at 1:30 p.m. Sunday at Westminister Hall of the First Presbyterian Church, 417 W. Lexington Ave.

The council is made up of 10 chapters – Preceptor Iota, Preceptor Alpha Tau, Gamma Omicron Master, Torch Bearer Zeta, Beta Omega Master, Preceptor Delta Gamma, Preceptor Theta Eta, Xi Xi Sigma, Gamma Master and Torch Bearer Sigma.

New members will be installed, outstanding members will be recognized, and the luncheon with include guest speaker Cynthia Meadows of International Beta Sigma Phi of Kansas City,.