June 2016 Events

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Apr 6 to Oct 5

Wednesday Walk-Arounds
11:00AM to 12:30PM at Meet at the Visitors Center

Apr 16 to Oct 8

Saturday Strolls
11:00AM to 12:30PM at Meet at the Visitors Center

May 4 to Jun 8

Watercolor Painting at Blithewold with Artist Mary Ellen Dwyer
10:00AM to 12:00PM at Blithewold Mansion


May 31 to Jul 5

Archives and Collections Tour with Curator Margaret Whitehead
2:00PM to 3:00PM at Blithewold Mansion

Jun 1 to Oct 10

Bristol Explorer Multi-Attraction Pass
All Day Event at

Jun 2

Drought-Tolerant Container Plants Workshop (Cancelled)
6:00PM to 7:00PM at Blithewold's Carriage House

Jun 3 to Sep 2

Yoga in the Garden
9:30AM to 10:30AM at Blithewold Mansion

Jun 3 to Jun 24

Art & Wine Walk with Artist/Sculptor Stephen Procter
1:00PM to 3:00PM at Blithewold Mansion

Jun 4

Love Life Yoga Celebration featuring Coral Brown
10:00AM to 2:00PM at Blithewold Grounds

Jun 9

Tea and Talk Lecture Series: Hazelton: Money, Power and Social Change
2:00PM to 4:00PM at Blithewold Mansion

Jun 12

Fairy Festival
10:00AM to 3:00PM at Blithewold Special Events Tent

Jun 16

Bristol Theater Company Presents Vinyl: A Musical Revue
7:00PM to 9:00PM at Blithewold Special Events Tent

Jun 20

Annual Member's Meeting and Volunteer Award Ceremony
6:00PM to 8:00PM at Blithewold Mansion

Jun 25 to Aug 13

Summer Vacation Camp 2016
9:00AM to 3:00PM at Blithewold's Carriage House

Jun 28

Arranging with Summer Peonies
6:00PM to 8:00PM at Blithewold Mansion

Jun 30

SheShe
6:00PM to 9:00PM at The Special Events Tent

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    In 1869, 16-year-old Israel Pardee left his home in Hazleton, Pennsylvania, for a one-year educational journey through Europe, accompanied by his younger sister Anne. Israel (known in the family as Izzie) was Bessie McKee’s older brother and became Marjorie Van Wickle’s favorite Uncle. Izzie and Anne had joined the family of their father’s friend, Dr. […]
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