Garden Design Luncheon: "A Rich Spot of Earth" (Sold Out)
Join us for an illustrated talk by Peter J. Hatch on Thomas Jefferson’s Revolutionary Garden at Monticello, Virginia. Peter is the former Director of Gardens & Grounds at Monticello, an award-winning author, and advisor to First Lady Michelle Obama on the White House kitchen garden. The talk will be followed by a delectable luncheon as well as a book signing.
$75 Member, $85 Non-Member Organize your club or friends for a reserved table of ten and save!
Table of ten: $750
This year’s raffle will feature an exciting array of garden-related items! We will now be accepting cash, check and Visa/ Master card for raffle tickets.
Pre-registration required as seats are limited.
To register, please call 401-253-2707, ext. 21, or register here.
LOCATION: The Rhode Island Country Club 150 Nayatt Rd., Barrington, RI
Wednesday, April 15
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Wednesday Walk-Around, a Guided Tour of Blithewold
Wednesday, May 13
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Tuesday, June 02
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Yoga in the Garden
Wednesday, June 03
- Wednesday, June 24
Highlights of the new Archival Collections Tour
Thursday, June 04
Garden Bouquet Making with Blithewold’s Gardens Manager Gail Read
Thursday, June 11
The Blue Garden: A Guided Tour (Sold Out)
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Stop and smell the daffodils
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The Trip on the Lusitania
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