The Calendar for Pennsylvania
DIG IT! Garden Bus Trips and Events
December 4 - Nemours & Longwood Gardens 8:15 - 8:30
Nemours Mansion & Gardens: House and garden tours of former estate of Alfred I. duPont. Classical French mansion has 77 rooms, modeled after Marie Antoinette's Versailles' Petit Trianon. Garden inspired by Versaille, largest example of French garden in US. Explore design, sculpture, architecture, bones. Longwood Gardens: Self-guided tour of former estate of Pierre duPont. Theme: Homage to the Christmas tree. Sing-a-longs to giant organ, fountains and music after dark, shopping, orangerie, everything decorated. Lunch on your own. Bus: Rockaway Mall & Goodyear Auto, Rt.202, Flemington. $92 includes bus, driver tip, garden admissions and tour, home-made goodies. Questions / registration: firstname.lastname@example.org or 973-570-0759
DIG IT! Magazine
www.dig-itmag.com More info and to register, please contact Mary at: 973-570-0759 or email@example.com
Martha Washington Garden Club Meetings 12:30
Maintains Public Burying Ground at Slate Hill Cemetery; improves gardens at Elm Lowne, flower arrangements at township building. Scholarships for horticultural students. Meets 4th Wednesday September thru June. Open to public. New members welcome, $5/lectures of interest & $25/year to join! Refreshments, networking. Guest fee $10.
November 28 - Make-and-Take Holiday Arrangement
Fresh greens, flowers festive candle, all materials provided. You will be guided with step-by-step instructions for creating your own beautiful holiday centerpiece. Bring scissors or lightweight pruners, a large plastic bag and newspaper.
Martha Washington Garden Club
Lower Bucks Masonic Hall
Hiking Jane Guided Nature Walks
Led by area naturalist Jane Frye. Sponsored by Lackawanna County Area Agency on Aging and Greenhouse Project. Free for seniors 60+ and under 14. All welcome-perfect for families. No pets. $5 donation suggested but not required. Walks are about 60-75 minutes.
Contact on day of walk: 520-954-5759
Bartram's Garden Events
November 4 - Autumn Leaf Mosaics 1-3
Take in the garden in autumn Learn methods for creating compelling leaf cut-on-paper mosaics using a palette of leaves that you’ll pick out yourself. Fee.
54th Street and Lindbergh Boulevard
The Garden Conservancy
Open Days Program
Rain or shine. $7 per garden.
G.O.A.L. - Greenbelt Overhaul Alliance of Levittown Events
November 7 -Presentation: Birds, Butterflies, Bees and Blooms 7
Mary Anne Borge presents on Birds, Butterflies, Bees and Blooms at the Bristol Township Environmental Advisory Committee. Free program; light refreshments. Register: firstname.lastname@example.org Learn how to attract birds to your garden, best plants to entice bees, butterflies and other beneficial insects, maintenance techniques that are most hospitable for them. Mary Anne Borge is a naturalist, writer, photographer, and educator, based in New Jersey. She is the author and photographer of www.the-natural-web.org, the Assoc. Editor of Butterfly Gardener magazine, instructor at Bowman’s Hill Wildflower Preserve in New Hope, and PA Master Naturalist. Her photographs have been featured in numerous publications. Please join us in for this free seminar!
Meeting Room at Bristol Township Municipal Complex
Bristol Township Senior Center
2501 Bath Road
Bristol, PA 19007
Longwood Gardens Events
Now thru November 18 - Chrysanthemum Festival
Largest display of exhibition chrysanthemums in U.S with more than 17,000 chrysanthemums trained into giant orbs, spirals, pagodas, columns, and more unique forms—including a traditional fan shape making its debut this year.In late October, the unveiling of the Thousand Bloom Mum—a single plant bearing more than 1,000 perfect blooms on one stem.
1001 Longwood Rd
Milford Garden Club Events
Meetings held the 2nd Tuesday of each month. New members always welcome!
Milford Garden Club
St. Patrick’s Church Hall
E. High and 4th Streets
Info: 570-296-6345, 570-296-3833, www.milfordgardenclub.com
Doylestown Nature Club Events
At Doylestown Country Club, 20 Country Club Ln, Doylestown
Back Mountain Bloomers Garden Club Events
www.backmountainbloomers.org or Angela Vitkoski at email@example.com or (570) 718-6507.
Philadelphia Society of Botanical Illustrators Events
Philadelphia Society of Botanical Illustrators
Info: www.PSBI-art.org , firstname.lastname@example.org
ARTtery Gallery Events
Artery Gallery Fine Arts and Crafts
210 Broad Street
Milford, PA 18337
The Garden Conservancy Events
Open Days are rain or shine; no reservations required. Fee: $7 per garden.
The Garden Conservancy
11 Old Postal Road P.O. Box 219
Cold Spring, NY
Philadelphia Horticultural Society Travel Programs.
Philadelphia Horticultural Society
100 N. 20th Street, 5th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19103-1495
215-988-8819, email@example.com, www.PHSonline.org
Churchville Nature Center Butterfly House Events
Churchville Nature Center
501 Churchville Lane
Info: Stommy Blauth: firstname.lastname@example.org www.churchvillenaturecenter.org
Scott Arboretum of Swarthmore College Events
500 College Avenue
Tanglewood Garden Club Events
1699 Willow Pond Dr.
Yardley, PA 19067
www.Tanglewoodinyardley.com, Kathryn Schwenzer Schwenzk@gmail.com
Edge of the Woods Nursery Events
Edge of Woods Nursery
2415 Route 100, Orefield
Info: Louise Schaefer at 610-395-2570; Louise@edgeofthewoodsnursery.com
Penn State Cooperative Extension and Master Gardeners Events
Penn State Cooperative Extension
Neshaminy Manor Center
1282 Almshouse Road,(corner of Route 611 and Almshouse Rd)
Hardy Plant Society/Mid-Atlantic Group Events
Chanticleer Garden Events
786 Church Road
Information: (610) 687-4163, www.chanticleergarden.org
Gesneriad Society Events
Information: 727-796-5615 email@example.com or 973-579-7914, firstname.lastname@example.org or www.gesneriadsociety.org
Silver Lake Nature Center Events
Silver Lake Nature Center
1306 Bath Road
Morris Arboretum Events
100 E. Northwestern Avenue
More info: (215) 247-5777 ext. 125, email@example.com
American Begonia Society Events
Info: Bernie Wiener firstname.lastname@example.org
Tyler Arboretum Events
515 Painter Road
610-566-9134, x 210 or www.tylerarboretum.org
Lehigh Valley Flower, Garden, and Pool Show
Marketplace, display gardens, speakers, demos
17th & Chew Streets
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