PUBLISHED: 4:21 PM on Wednesday, October 31, 2007
Photo: Third graders take time for tea
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  Piper Palin whispers to her mother, Gov. Sarah Palin, as third graders at Riverbend Community Learning School wait to ask the governor questions. The governor and her daughter were invited and attended the annual Alaska Russian tea party.

  Tom and Koggie File serve cookies and tea to students. The parents of third-grade teacher Nancy Hakari have been assisting with the tea party for about 20 years .