April 2010 Events

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Apr 10 to May 2

Daffodil Days
10:00AM to 4:00PM at Blithewold Mansion, Gardens & Arboretum

Apr 17

Spring Fancy - Tea & Fashion Show
2:00PM to 4:00PM at Blithewold Mansion Dining Room

Apr 19 to Apr 23

April Adventure Camp
9:00AM to 3:00PM at Blithewold Carriage House and Grounds

Apr 23

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

Apr 23

The Five "W's" of Green Roofs
1:30PM to 2:30PM at Blithewold Mansion

Apr 25

Guided Arboretum Tour - Emerging Leaves and Texture Contrast
1:30PM to 2:30PM at Blithewold Carriage House and Grounds

    From Our Blog

  • Blithewold Birds: The Familiar Faces of Year-round Residents (Nov 06, '15)
    Blithewold’s grounds are known for its spectacular plant specimens of many different shapes, colors, and varieties. Predictably, as flora and fauna often come hand and hand, Blithewold is home to hundreds of birds during all seasons in the East Bay. The days have begun to shorten and the temperatures are dipping. By now, Blithewold has […]
  • The Pardees (Oct 27, '15)
    The name Pardee is derived from the French oath par Dieu which was Anglicised to Parde, Pardy, Pardie, and ultimately to Pardieu and Pardee. Around 1530 these families were living in the Normandy region of France. Religious persecution drove the families across the Channel to the south of England, and in the 1580s John Pardee […]
  • Cranborne Manor, Dorset, England (Sep 30, '15)
    Blithewold Mansion was built in 1907 on the site of an earlier house which burned in the summer of 1906.  The new house was designed in an English Country Manor style. It has often been said that the west façade of Blithewold is a copy of an English Country Manor in Dorset, England, and there […]
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