November 2014 Events

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Nov 2

Pruning Practices and Winter Interest Plant Walk
1:00PM to 2:30PM at Blithewold Gardens

Nov 6

Garden Design Luncheon The Slow Flowers Movement: From Field to Vase
10:00AM to 2:00PM at Rhode Island Country Club

Nov 7

Eco-Floral Hands-On Workshop with Debra Prinzing
10:00AM to 12:00PM at Carriage House

Nov 14

Dahlia Days with Rick Peckham's Greenhouse, Little Compton, RI
10:00AM to 11:30AM at Carriage House

Nov 20

Rhode Island State-wide Green Drinks Networking Event
5:30PM to 7:30PM at Blithewold Mansion

Nov 22

Children's Thanksgiving Floral Workshop
10:00AM to 11:00AM at Carriage House

Nov 23

The Shop at Blithewold Preview Party
12:00PM to 3:00PM at Gift Shop

Nov 28 to Jan 4

Christmas at Blithewold
All Day Event at Blithewold

Nov 28 to Jan 2

Afternoon Tea
1:00PM to 4:30PM at Dining Room

Nov 28 to Jan 1

Sparkle! An Outdoor Family Event
6:00PM to 8:00PM at Blithewold Grounds

Nov 29

Music in the Living Room: Sound Waves
3:00PM to 4:00PM at Living Room

Nov 30

Music in the Living Room: Jane Revkin & Dawn Chung
3:00PM to 4:00PM at Living Room

    From Our Blog

  • Springing into action (May 06, '16)
    Despite the wretched weather this week, we ushered in May with a flurry of activity.  The volunteers helped us pot up 100 dahlias in preparation for planting out in the gardens next month.  They also transplanted Cosmos and Zinnia seedlings that will eventually be planted in the Cutting Garden.  We are trialing about a dozen […]
  • A Boy’s Trip to Europe, 1869 (Apr 27, '16)
    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. […]
  • Daffodil Bliss (Apr 22, '16)
    Daffodil Days here at Blithewold are in full swing.  The soft, sweet fragrance of the flowers wafts toward me whenever I walk near the Bosquet.  It’s positively enticing!  I could wax poetic about each daffodil variety we have here, but I thought it would be better to let them speak for themselves.  So, in lieu […]
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