October 2012 Events

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Oct 3

Victorian Tea-Leaf Party
3:00PM to 5:00PM at Blithewold’s Dining Room

Oct 11

Art in the Garden: Illuminating Nature, by Ellen Hoverkamp
6:00PM to 8:00PM at Blithewold Mansion; Living Room

Oct 14

A Fall Affair - SOCO Magazine
12:00PM to 4:00PM at Blithewold Mansion, Gardens & Arboretum

Oct 15

Blithewold Junior Gardeners: After- School Program
3:45PM to 5:00PM at Blithewold Mansion; Gardens

Oct 16

Meadow Gardens: with Landscape Designer Laura Eisener
6:00PM to 7:30PM at Blithewold Mansion

Oct 22

Blithewold Junior Gardeners: After- School Program
3:45PM to 5:00PM at Blithewold Mansion; Gardens

Oct 25

We Are What We Eat: Nutritional Balancing, with award-winning author Joy Feldman
6:00PM to 7:30PM at Blithewold's Carriage House

Oct 29

Blithewold Junior Gardeners: After- School Program
3:45PM to 5:00PM at Blithewold Mansion; Gardens

    From Our Blog

  • Break in routine (Dec 19, '14)
    I have felt at sixes and sevens ever since the garden volunteers started taking their winter break. I miss their company, no doubt about it, but I also miss the structure they bring to my day. No two days are ever the same in any garden but here at Blithewold there’s a certain routine. We’re […]
  • Holiday houseplants (Dec 12, '14)
    Given how many wonderful winter-blooming houseplants there are in the world, I find it sort of astonishing that poinsettia (Euphorbia pulcherrima) is listed as the best selling houseplant in the US and Canada. But I suppose that fact must be chalked up to a couple things: Poinsettia are festive and fun. What’s not to love about […]
  • Goodnight gardens (Dec 05, '14)
    After some festive weeks spent preparing for our Christmas display and this week’s wreath workshops, it was pure pleasure to be out in the gardens again. Despite the chill that crept into fingers and toes. Earlier this fall we got a jump on what’s commonly known as “putting the gardens to bed”. — I must have already […]
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