Fall Color Walk with Dan Christina
Fall Color Walk with Dan Christina Sunday, October 27 from 1:30 – 3:00 pm Autumn at Blithewold is beautiful! Come take a walk with Assistant Grounds Manager Dan Christina and tour some of Blithewold’s best fall selections. With a wide range of color and a spectacular variety of specimen trees to delight the eyes, Dan will provide insight into creating a four season landscape, discussing everything from leaf color to bark and even fruit.
This walk will be conducted rain or shine, and will cover the majority of the 33 acre property.
Good walking shoes recommended!
$7 Member, $12 Non-member
To register click here.
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