August 2015 Events

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Apr 15 to Oct 7

Wednesday Walk-Around, a Guided Tour of Blithewold
1:30PM to 3:30PM at Blithewold Visitor Center

Jun 2 to Sep 3

Yoga in the Garden
11:00AM to 12:00PM at Blithewold Gardens & Grounds

Jun 4 to Sep 30

Bristol Explorer Pass
All Day Event at Bristol, RI

Jul 3 to Aug 21

Family Fun Friday
11:00AM to 1:00PM at Blithewold Gardens

Aug 2

Fairy Festival
10:00AM to 3:00PM at Blithewold Grounds



Aug 19

Blithewold’s Summer Concert Series: Music at Sunset - Panoramic View
5:00PM to 8:00PM at Blithewold Great Lawn

Aug 26

Blithewold’s Summer Concert Series: Music at Sunset - Superchief Trio
5:00PM to 8:00PM at Blithewold Great Lawn

    From Our Blog

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  • North Garden inventory (Jul 17, '15)
    I’m asked often enough to name my favorite plant and season that it’s a little strange that hardly anyone* ever asks which is my favorite garden. Not that I could possibly pick a favorite (the pollinator garden). But since I featured the Rose Garden (my other favorite) last week, I can’t let this week go by without giving Blithewold’s pièce de […]
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    Thank goodness for rainy days. Without them, we stay outside and never get around to tidying the potting shed, defrosting the fridge, or keeping up with the paperwork. (Not to mention how happy the gardens are after a good downpour.) I’m grateful too that Betsy worked on the blog last week because aside from the pleasure of seeing Blithewold’s gardens […]
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