July 2013 Events

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Jan | Feb | Mar | Apr | May | Jun | Jul | Aug | Sep | Oct | Nov | Dec

Jun 4 to Sep 10

Yoga Days at Blithewold: Tuesday and Thursday
10:30AM to 11:30AM at Blithewold Nut Grove

Jul 1 to Jul 5

Summer Camp - Freedom Week
9:00AM to 3:00PM at Carriage House and Grounds

Jul 5

Family Fun Friday - Rolie Polie Guacamole
11:00AM to 1:00PM at Front Lawn

Jul 7

Members' Sunset Picnic
5:30PM to 8:30PM at Blithewold's Tent and Grounds

Jul 8 to Jul 12

Summer Camp - Life at Sea Week
9:00AM to 3:00PM at Carriage House and Grounds

Jul 10

Music at Sunset- Rick Costa
6:00PM to 8:00PM at

Jul 12

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

Jul 13

Mornings in the Vegetable Garden
10:30AM to 11:30AM at

Jul 15 to Jul 19

Summer Camp - Fun and Fitness Week
9:00AM to 3:00PM at Carriage House and Grounds


Jul 19

Family Fun Friday: ZumbAtomic Dance Party with Zaida
11:00AM to 1:00PM at Blithewold Grounds

Jul 21

Why Grow That When You Can Grow This with Andrew Keys
1:00PM to 3:00PM at Blithewold Living Room

Jul 22 to Jul 26

Summer Camp - Junior Picassos
9:00AM to 3:00PM at Carriage House and Grounds

Jul 22 to Jul 23

The Newport Music Festival at Blithewold
11:00AM to 1:00PM at Blithewold's Special Events Tent

Jul 24

Music at Sunset- Superchief Trio
6:00PM to 8:00PM at

Jul 26

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

Jul 27

Highlights of the Collection with Curator Margaret Whitehead
11:00AM to 12:00PM at Blithewold Mansion

Jul 29 to Aug 2

Summer Camp - Beach Week
9:00AM to 3:00PM at Carriage House and Grounds

    From Our Blog

  • Taking off (Aug 06, '15)
    I freely admit that when we moved the Pollinator Garden this spring to its new location at the top of the meadow west of the vegetable garden I didn’t have high hopes for it to be a thing of beauty this year. For a couple of reasons. One, the intended location was full of nutsedge that […]
  • Lily days (Jul 27, '15)
    Lily has to be one of the most overused descriptors in horticulture. Go figure, given how aptly it defines so many flowers: the word itself has a trumpeting flare and and if I use my imagination, a sweet fragrance too… Spring is plenty-lily-ful with trout lily, lily of the valley, checkered lilies, and lily-flowering tulips doing their thing, but starting […]
  • 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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