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2.23.18 Friday - The Fairmount Park Horticulture Center’s - Community Propagation Program

Philadelphia Parks and Recreation in partnership with the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society is pleased to announce their 2017 Community Propagation Program! This program invites Philadelphia gardeners and growers to rent table space in their production greenhouses to propagate plants for Philadelphia gardens and farms.

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2.23.18 Friday - Exhibit: Art of Seed: Artworks Commissioned by Hudson Valley Seed Company

See original artworks commissioned for the Hudson Valley Seed Company's seed packs at the PHS McLean Library.

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2.24.18 Saturday - The Fairmount Park Horticulture Center’s - Community Propagation Program

Philadelphia Parks and Recreation in partnership with the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society is pleased to announce their 2017 Community Propagation Program! This program invites Philadelphia gardeners and growers to rent table space in their production greenhouses to propagate plants for Philadelphia gardens and farms.

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2.24.18 Saturday - Wintergarden - Garden Snow Globe

This winter, wander America’s Garden Capital Maze at Dilworth Park, a holiday-inspired garden created in partnership with Greater Philadelphia Gardens. Create a mini, snowy garden to inspire your family to dig in and garden together.

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2.26.18 Monday - The Fairmount Park Horticulture Center’s - Community Propagation Program

Philadelphia Parks and Recreation in partnership with the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society is pleased to announce their 2017 Community Propagation Program! This program invites Philadelphia gardeners and growers to rent table space in their production greenhouses to propagate plants for Philadelphia gardens and farms.

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2.26.18 Monday - Exhibit: Art of Seed: Artworks Commissioned by Hudson Valley Seed Company

See original artworks commissioned for the Hudson Valley Seed Company's seed packs at the PHS McLean Library.

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2.27.18 Tuesday - The Fairmount Park Horticulture Center’s - Community Propagation Program

Philadelphia Parks and Recreation in partnership with the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society is pleased to announce their 2017 Community Propagation Program! This program invites Philadelphia gardeners and growers to rent table space in their production greenhouses to propagate plants for Philadelphia gardens and farms.

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2.27.18 Tuesday - Exhibit: Art of Seed: Artworks Commissioned by Hudson Valley Seed Company

See original artworks commissioned for the Hudson Valley Seed Company's seed packs at the PHS McLean Library.

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2.28.18 Wednesday - The Fairmount Park Horticulture Center’s - Community Propagation Program

Philadelphia Parks and Recreation in partnership with the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society is pleased to announce their 2017 Community Propagation Program! This program invites Philadelphia gardeners and growers to rent table space in their production greenhouses to propagate plants for Philadelphia gardens and farms.

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2.28.18 Wednesday - Exhibit: Art of Seed: Artworks Commissioned by Hudson Valley Seed Company

See original artworks commissioned for the Hudson Valley Seed Company's seed packs at the PHS McLean Library.

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2.28.18 Wednesday - PWD Raincheck Program

Through Rain Check, Philadelphia residents can have storm water management tools installed at their homes for free or for a reduced price. Rain Check offers rain barrels, downspout planter boxes, rain gardens, de-paving, and porous pavers.

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3.1.18 Thursday - The Fairmount Park Horticulture Center’s - Community Propagation Program

Philadelphia Parks and Recreation in partnership with the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society is pleased to announce their 2017 Community Propagation Program! This program invites Philadelphia gardeners and growers to rent table space in their production greenhouses to propagate plants for Philadelphia gardens and farms.

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3.1.18 Thursday - Exhibit: Art of Seed: Artworks Commissioned by Hudson Valley Seed Company

See original artworks commissioned for the Hudson Valley Seed Company's seed packs at the PHS McLean Library.

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3.2.18 Friday - The Fairmount Park Horticulture Center’s - Community Propagation Program

Philadelphia Parks and Recreation in partnership with the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society is pleased to announce their 2017 Community Propagation Program! This program invites Philadelphia gardeners and growers to rent table space in their production greenhouses to propagate plants for Philadelphia gardens and farms.

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3.2.18 Friday - Exhibit: Art of Seed: Artworks Commissioned by Hudson Valley Seed Company

See original artworks commissioned for the Hudson Valley Seed Company's seed packs at the PHS McLean Library.

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3.2.18 Friday - Preview Party Gala

Celebrate Spring at the 2018 Flower Show Preview Party.

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3.3.18 Saturday - The Fairmount Park Horticulture Center’s - Community Propagation Program

Philadelphia Parks and Recreation in partnership with the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society is pleased to announce their 2017 Community Propagation Program! This program invites Philadelphia gardeners and growers to rent table space in their production greenhouses to propagate plants for Philadelphia gardens and farms.

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3.5.18 Monday - The Fairmount Park Horticulture Center’s - Community Propagation Program

Philadelphia Parks and Recreation in partnership with the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society is pleased to announce their 2017 Community Propagation Program! This program invites Philadelphia gardeners and growers to rent table space in their production greenhouses to propagate plants for Philadelphia gardens and farms.

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3.5.18 Monday - Exhibit: Art of Seed: Artworks Commissioned by Hudson Valley Seed Company

See original artworks commissioned for the Hudson Valley Seed Company's seed packs at the PHS McLean Library.

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3.6.18 Tuesday - The Fairmount Park Horticulture Center’s - Community Propagation Program

Philadelphia Parks and Recreation in partnership with the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society is pleased to announce their 2017 Community Propagation Program! This program invites Philadelphia gardeners and growers to rent table space in their production greenhouses to propagate plants for Philadelphia gardens and farms.

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3.6.18 Tuesday - Exhibit: Art of Seed: Artworks Commissioned by Hudson Valley Seed Company

See original artworks commissioned for the Hudson Valley Seed Company's seed packs at the PHS McLean Library.

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3.7.18 Wednesday - The Fairmount Park Horticulture Center’s - Community Propagation Program

Philadelphia Parks and Recreation in partnership with the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society is pleased to announce their 2017 Community Propagation Program! This program invites Philadelphia gardeners and growers to rent table space in their production greenhouses to propagate plants for Philadelphia gardens and farms.

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3.7.18 Wednesday - Exhibit: Art of Seed: Artworks Commissioned by Hudson Valley Seed Company

See original artworks commissioned for the Hudson Valley Seed Company's seed packs at the PHS McLean Library.

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3.8.18 Thursday - 2018 Tree Care Update

Bartlett Tree Experts and PHS are delighted to co-sponsor the Tree Care Update, an annual seminar for tree professionals and those committed to planting and preserving trees. Our 2018 speakers will focus on topics of stormwater management and water-related tree issues.

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3.8.18 Thursday - The Fairmount Park Horticulture Center’s - Community Propagation Program

Philadelphia Parks and Recreation in partnership with the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society is pleased to announce their 2017 Community Propagation Program! This program invites Philadelphia gardeners and growers to rent table space in their production greenhouses to propagate plants for Philadelphia gardens and farms.

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3.8.18 Thursday - Exhibit: Art of Seed: Artworks Commissioned by Hudson Valley Seed Company

See original artworks commissioned for the Hudson Valley Seed Company's seed packs at the PHS McLean Library.

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3.8.18 Thursday - Fruit Tree and Berry Pruning

Join PHS City Harvest and The Philadelphia Orchard Project for a how-to on fruit tree care, a Growing Organic Series Workshop.

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3.9.18 Friday - The Fairmount Park Horticulture Center’s - Community Propagation Program

Philadelphia Parks and Recreation in partnership with the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society is pleased to announce their 2017 Community Propagation Program! This program invites Philadelphia gardeners and growers to rent table space in their production greenhouses to propagate plants for Philadelphia gardens and farms.

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3.9.18 Friday - Exhibit: Art of Seed: Artworks Commissioned by Hudson Valley Seed Company

See original artworks commissioned for the Hudson Valley Seed Company's seed packs at the PHS McLean Library.

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3.10.18 Saturday - The Fairmount Park Horticulture Center’s - Community Propagation Program

Philadelphia Parks and Recreation in partnership with the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society is pleased to announce their 2017 Community Propagation Program! This program invites Philadelphia gardeners and growers to rent table space in their production greenhouses to propagate plants for Philadelphia gardens and farms.

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3.12.18 Monday - The Fairmount Park Horticulture Center’s - Community Propagation Program

Philadelphia Parks and Recreation in partnership with the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society is pleased to announce their 2017 Community Propagation Program! This program invites Philadelphia gardeners and growers to rent table space in their production greenhouses to propagate plants for Philadelphia gardens and farms.

Click here for more information

3.12.18 Monday - Exhibit: Art of Seed: Artworks Commissioned by Hudson Valley Seed Company

See original artworks commissioned for the Hudson Valley Seed Company's seed packs at the PHS McLean Library.

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3.13.18 Tuesday - The Fairmount Park Horticulture Center’s - Community Propagation Program

Philadelphia Parks and Recreation in partnership with the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society is pleased to announce their 2017 Community Propagation Program! This program invites Philadelphia gardeners and growers to rent table space in their production greenhouses to propagate plants for Philadelphia gardens and farms.

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3.13.18 Tuesday - Exhibit: Art of Seed: Artworks Commissioned by Hudson Valley Seed Company

See original artworks commissioned for the Hudson Valley Seed Company's seed packs at the PHS McLean Library.

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3.14.18 Wednesday - The Fairmount Park Horticulture Center’s - Community Propagation Program

Philadelphia Parks and Recreation in partnership with the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society is pleased to announce their 2017 Community Propagation Program! This program invites Philadelphia gardeners and growers to rent table space in their production greenhouses to propagate plants for Philadelphia gardens and farms.

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3.14.18 Wednesday - Exhibit: Art of Seed: Artworks Commissioned by Hudson Valley Seed Company

See original artworks commissioned for the Hudson Valley Seed Company's seed packs at the PHS McLean Library.

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3.14.18 Wednesday - PWD Raincheck Program

Through Rain Check, Philadelphia residents can have storm water management tools installed at their homes for free or for a reduced price. Rain Check offers rain barrels, downspout planter boxes, rain gardens, de-paving, and porous pavers.

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3.14.18 Wednesday - Big Benefits of Small Trees

Every garden needs trees, but not all trees have to tower above the house. Learn what trees to include in your garden with the experts at Mt. Cuba Center.

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3.14.18 Wednesday - Women in Horticulture Annual Lecture: The Life and Gardens of Beatrix Farrand

Join PHS and Temple Ambler Arboretum for a presentation of Karyl Evan's documentary, The Life and Gardens of Beatrix Ferrand.

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3.15.18 Thursday - The Fairmount Park Horticulture Center’s - Community Propagation Program

Philadelphia Parks and Recreation in partnership with the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society is pleased to announce their 2017 Community Propagation Program! This program invites Philadelphia gardeners and growers to rent table space in their production greenhouses to propagate plants for Philadelphia gardens and farms.

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3.15.18 Thursday - Exhibit: Art of Seed: Artworks Commissioned by Hudson Valley Seed Company

See original artworks commissioned for the Hudson Valley Seed Company's seed packs at the PHS McLean Library.

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3.15.18 Thursday - Stressed Out! Using Botanicals as Physiotherapy

Learn how to make herbal home remedies for stress relief and relaxation, including teas, decoctions, poultices, and aromatherapy.

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3.16.18 Friday - The Fairmount Park Horticulture Center’s - Community Propagation Program

Philadelphia Parks and Recreation in partnership with the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society is pleased to announce their 2017 Community Propagation Program! This program invites Philadelphia gardeners and growers to rent table space in their production greenhouses to propagate plants for Philadelphia gardens and farms.

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3.16.18 Friday - Exhibit: Art of Seed: Artworks Commissioned by Hudson Valley Seed Company

See original artworks commissioned for the Hudson Valley Seed Company's seed packs at the PHS McLean Library.

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3.16.18 Friday - From Suburban Lot to Native Paradise

“Go native” and adopt sustainable gardening practices for your next landscaping project.

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3.17.18 Saturday - The Fairmount Park Horticulture Center’s - Community Propagation Program

Philadelphia Parks and Recreation in partnership with the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society is pleased to announce their 2017 Community Propagation Program! This program invites Philadelphia gardeners and growers to rent table space in their production greenhouses to propagate plants for Philadelphia gardens and farms.

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3.17.18 Saturday - Members-Only Post Flower Show Plant Sale

Transplant a piece of the Flower Show into your garden! Select plants from the entrance garden and other exhibits of the 2018 Philadelphia Flower Show, “Wonders of Water” will be available for purchase by PHS Members.

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3.17.18 Saturday - Building a Pallet Garden

Build your own palette garden and learn how to use it efficiently to grow food and flowers in a very small space. Pat of the Growing Organic Series.

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3.19.18 Monday - The Fairmount Park Horticulture Center’s - Community Propagation Program

Philadelphia Parks and Recreation in partnership with the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society is pleased to announce their 2017 Community Propagation Program! This program invites Philadelphia gardeners and growers to rent table space in their production greenhouses to propagate plants for Philadelphia gardens and farms.

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3.19.18 Monday - Exhibit: Art of Seed: Artworks Commissioned by Hudson Valley Seed Company

See original artworks commissioned for the Hudson Valley Seed Company's seed packs at the PHS McLean Library.

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3.19.18 Monday - Vacant Land 215

Get into the nitty gritty of legal land access and preservation for gardens, farms, and other community-managed open spaces.

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3.20.18 Tuesday - The Fairmount Park Horticulture Center’s - Community Propagation Program

Philadelphia Parks and Recreation in partnership with the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society is pleased to announce their 2017 Community Propagation Program! This program invites Philadelphia gardeners and growers to rent table space in their production greenhouses to propagate plants for Philadelphia gardens and farms.

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3.20.18 Tuesday - Exhibit: Art of Seed: Artworks Commissioned by Hudson Valley Seed Company

See original artworks commissioned for the Hudson Valley Seed Company's seed packs at the PHS McLean Library.

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3.21.18 Wednesday - The Fairmount Park Horticulture Center’s - Community Propagation Program

Philadelphia Parks and Recreation in partnership with the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society is pleased to announce their 2017 Community Propagation Program! This program invites Philadelphia gardeners and growers to rent table space in their production greenhouses to propagate plants for Philadelphia gardens and farms.

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3.21.18 Wednesday - Exhibit: Art of Seed: Artworks Commissioned by Hudson Valley Seed Company

See original artworks commissioned for the Hudson Valley Seed Company's seed packs at the PHS McLean Library.

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3.22.18 Thursday - The Fairmount Park Horticulture Center’s - Community Propagation Program

Philadelphia Parks and Recreation in partnership with the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society is pleased to announce their 2017 Community Propagation Program! This program invites Philadelphia gardeners and growers to rent table space in their production greenhouses to propagate plants for Philadelphia gardens and farms.

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3.22.18 Thursday - Exhibit: Art of Seed: Artworks Commissioned by Hudson Valley Seed Company

See original artworks commissioned for the Hudson Valley Seed Company's seed packs at the PHS McLean Library.

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3.23.18 Friday - The Fairmount Park Horticulture Center’s - Community Propagation Program

Philadelphia Parks and Recreation in partnership with the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society is pleased to announce their 2017 Community Propagation Program! This program invites Philadelphia gardeners and growers to rent table space in their production greenhouses to propagate plants for Philadelphia gardens and farms.

Click here for more information

3.23.18 Friday - Exhibit: Art of Seed: Artworks Commissioned by Hudson Valley Seed Company

See original artworks commissioned for the Hudson Valley Seed Company's seed packs at the PHS McLean Library.

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3.24.18 Saturday - The Fairmount Park Horticulture Center’s - Community Propagation Program

Philadelphia Parks and Recreation in partnership with the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society is pleased to announce their 2017 Community Propagation Program! This program invites Philadelphia gardeners and growers to rent table space in their production greenhouses to propagate plants for Philadelphia gardens and farms.

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3.24.18 Saturday - Spring Gardening Saturday!

Make gardening easy and fun by using eco- friendly techniques, choosing native plants that grow well in shade, and being surprised with “free” plants year after year.

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3.26.18 Monday - The Fairmount Park Horticulture Center’s - Community Propagation Program

Philadelphia Parks and Recreation in partnership with the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society is pleased to announce their 2017 Community Propagation Program! This program invites Philadelphia gardeners and growers to rent table space in their production greenhouses to propagate plants for Philadelphia gardens and farms.

Click here for more information

3.26.18 Monday - Exhibit: Art of Seed: Artworks Commissioned by Hudson Valley Seed Company

See original artworks commissioned for the Hudson Valley Seed Company's seed packs at the PHS McLean Library.

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3.27.18 Tuesday - The Fairmount Park Horticulture Center’s - Community Propagation Program

Philadelphia Parks and Recreation in partnership with the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society is pleased to announce their 2017 Community Propagation Program! This program invites Philadelphia gardeners and growers to rent table space in their production greenhouses to propagate plants for Philadelphia gardens and farms.

Click here for more information

3.27.18 Tuesday - Exhibit: Art of Seed: Artworks Commissioned by Hudson Valley Seed Company

See original artworks commissioned for the Hudson Valley Seed Company's seed packs at the PHS McLean Library.

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3.27.18 Tuesday - Splendor in the Grasses: A Natural History of the Plant Family Poaceae

Discover some of the basic biology of grasses including taxonomy, morphology, ecology, evolution, and domestication in this Wagner Free Institute Course.

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3.28.18 Wednesday - The Fairmount Park Horticulture Center’s - Community Propagation Program

Philadelphia Parks and Recreation in partnership with the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society is pleased to announce their 2017 Community Propagation Program! This program invites Philadelphia gardeners and growers to rent table space in their production greenhouses to propagate plants for Philadelphia gardens and farms.

Click here for more information

3.28.18 Wednesday - Exhibit: Art of Seed: Artworks Commissioned by Hudson Valley Seed Company

See original artworks commissioned for the Hudson Valley Seed Company's seed packs at the PHS McLean Library.

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3.28.18 Wednesday - Spring garden Walk & Tea with Jenny Rose Carey

Join Jenny Rose Carey for an afternoon walk around Meadowbrook’s beautiful grounds.

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3.28.18 Wednesday - Garden Tenders Basic Training

How to Start a Sustainable Community Garden and tour of community gardens in Philadelphia.

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3.28.18 Wednesday - Woody Plant Identification

Study the variety of trees, shrubs and vines that form the foundation of our natural and designed landscapes.

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3.29.18 Thursday - The Fairmount Park Horticulture Center’s - Community Propagation Program

Philadelphia Parks and Recreation in partnership with the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society is pleased to announce their 2017 Community Propagation Program! This program invites Philadelphia gardeners and growers to rent table space in their production greenhouses to propagate plants for Philadelphia gardens and farms.

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3.29.18 Thursday - Exhibit: Art of Seed: Artworks Commissioned by Hudson Valley Seed Company

See original artworks commissioned for the Hudson Valley Seed Company's seed packs at the PHS McLean Library.

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3.30.18 Friday - The Fairmount Park Horticulture Center’s - Community Propagation Program

Philadelphia Parks and Recreation in partnership with the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society is pleased to announce their 2017 Community Propagation Program! This program invites Philadelphia gardeners and growers to rent table space in their production greenhouses to propagate plants for Philadelphia gardens and farms.

Click here for more information

3.30.18 Friday - Exhibit: Art of Seed: Artworks Commissioned by Hudson Valley Seed Company

See original artworks commissioned for the Hudson Valley Seed Company's seed packs at the PHS McLean Library.

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3.31.18 Saturday - The Fairmount Park Horticulture Center’s - Community Propagation Program

Philadelphia Parks and Recreation in partnership with the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society is pleased to announce their 2017 Community Propagation Program! This program invites Philadelphia gardeners and growers to rent table space in their production greenhouses to propagate plants for Philadelphia gardens and farms.

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4.2.18 Monday - The Fairmount Park Horticulture Center’s - Community Propagation Program

Philadelphia Parks and Recreation in partnership with the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society is pleased to announce their 2017 Community Propagation Program! This program invites Philadelphia gardeners and growers to rent table space in their production greenhouses to propagate plants for Philadelphia gardens and farms.

Click here for more information

4.2.18 Monday - Exhibit: Art of Seed: Artworks Commissioned by Hudson Valley Seed Company

See original artworks commissioned for the Hudson Valley Seed Company's seed packs at the PHS McLean Library.

Click here for more information

4.3.18 Tuesday - The Fairmount Park Horticulture Center’s - Community Propagation Program

Philadelphia Parks and Recreation in partnership with the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society is pleased to announce their 2017 Community Propagation Program! This program invites Philadelphia gardeners and growers to rent table space in their production greenhouses to propagate plants for Philadelphia gardens and farms.

Click here for more information

4.3.18 Tuesday - Exhibit: Art of Seed: Artworks Commissioned by Hudson Valley Seed Company

See original artworks commissioned for the Hudson Valley Seed Company's seed packs at the PHS McLean Library.

Click here for more information

4.3.18 Tuesday - Splendor in the Grasses: A Natural History of the Plant Family Poaceae

Discover some of the basic biology of grasses including taxonomy, morphology, ecology, evolution, and domestication in this Wagner Free Institute Course.

Click here for more information

4.4.18 Wednesday - The Fairmount Park Horticulture Center’s - Community Propagation Program

Philadelphia Parks and Recreation in partnership with the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society is pleased to announce their 2017 Community Propagation Program! This program invites Philadelphia gardeners and growers to rent table space in their production greenhouses to propagate plants for Philadelphia gardens and farms.

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4.4.18 Wednesday - Kids Story Time

Bring youngsters aged 3 to 6 to the PHS McLean Library to learn about gardening and the natural world through books read by storyteller Hasha Salaman.

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4.4.18 Wednesday - Exhibit: Art of Seed: Artworks Commissioned by Hudson Valley Seed Company

See original artworks commissioned for the Hudson Valley Seed Company's seed packs at the PHS McLean Library.

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4.4.18 Wednesday - Tai Chi Beginner Classes

Join us for this beginner Tai Chi Chuan Yang style class taught by Group Fitness Instructor Gretchen Gerhauser.

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4.4.18 Wednesday - Garden Tenders Basic Training

How to Start a Sustainable Community Garden and tour of community gardens in Philadelphia.

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4.4.18 Wednesday - Woody Plant Identification

Study the variety of trees, shrubs and vines that form the foundation of our natural and designed landscapes.

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4.5.18 Thursday - The Fairmount Park Horticulture Center’s - Community Propagation Program

Philadelphia Parks and Recreation in partnership with the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society is pleased to announce their 2017 Community Propagation Program! This program invites Philadelphia gardeners and growers to rent table space in their production greenhouses to propagate plants for Philadelphia gardens and farms.

Click here for more information

4.5.18 Thursday - Exhibit: Art of Seed: Artworks Commissioned by Hudson Valley Seed Company

See original artworks commissioned for the Hudson Valley Seed Company's seed packs at the PHS McLean Library.

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4.5.18 Thursday - First Thursdays: Family Fun in the Garden

First Thursdays are free and open for families with pre-school and elementary-aged children to come to Meadowbrook’s newly created Family Garden. This week's theme: Nature Printing!

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4.6.18 Friday - The Fairmount Park Horticulture Center’s - Community Propagation Program

Philadelphia Parks and Recreation in partnership with the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society is pleased to announce their 2017 Community Propagation Program! This program invites Philadelphia gardeners and growers to rent table space in their production greenhouses to propagate plants for Philadelphia gardens and farms.

Click here for more information

4.6.18 Friday - Exhibit: Art of Seed: Artworks Commissioned by Hudson Valley Seed Company

See original artworks commissioned for the Hudson Valley Seed Company's seed packs at the PHS McLean Library.

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4.6.18 Friday - Behind the Scenes Tour at Longwood Gardens

Join Longwood Garden's staff on a tour of what goes on behind the scenes at one of our country's best public gardens.

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4.7.18 Saturday - The Fairmount Park Horticulture Center’s - Community Propagation Program

Philadelphia Parks and Recreation in partnership with the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society is pleased to announce their 2017 Community Propagation Program! This program invites Philadelphia gardeners and growers to rent table space in their production greenhouses to propagate plants for Philadelphia gardens and farms.

Click here for more information

4.8.18 Sunday - Home Landscaping Basics

Do you want a beautiful yard, but don’t know where to begin? Mt. Cuba Center invites PHS members and patrons to join them for lectures, discussions, and professional guidance in landscaping. Come for one or all three sessions!

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4.9.18 Monday - The Fairmount Park Horticulture Center’s - Community Propagation Program

Philadelphia Parks and Recreation in partnership with the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society is pleased to announce their 2017 Community Propagation Program! This program invites Philadelphia gardeners and growers to rent table space in their production greenhouses to propagate plants for Philadelphia gardens and farms.

Click here for more information

4.9.18 Monday - Exhibit: Art of Seed: Artworks Commissioned by Hudson Valley Seed Company

See original artworks commissioned for the Hudson Valley Seed Company's seed packs at the PHS McLean Library.

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4.9.18 Monday - Raised Beds and Intensive Gardening for Beginners

Attend this Growing Organic Series workshop and get the most out of your vegetable garden.

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4.10.18 Tuesday - The Fairmount Park Horticulture Center’s - Community Propagation Program

Philadelphia Parks and Recreation in partnership with the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society is pleased to announce their 2017 Community Propagation Program! This program invites Philadelphia gardeners and growers to rent table space in their production greenhouses to propagate plants for Philadelphia gardens and farms.

Click here for more information

4.10.18 Tuesday - Exhibit: Art of Seed: Artworks Commissioned by Hudson Valley Seed Company

See original artworks commissioned for the Hudson Valley Seed Company's seed packs at the PHS McLean Library.

Click here for more information

4.10.18 Tuesday - Painting Flowers with Goauche

Join artist Eileen Rosen for this hands-on course to learn about painting floral compositions with gouache.

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4.10.18 Tuesday - Splendor in the Grasses: A Natural History of the Plant Family Poaceae

Discover some of the basic biology of grasses including taxonomy, morphology, ecology, evolution, and domestication in this Wagner Free Institute Course.

Click here for more information

4.11.18 Wednesday - The Fairmount Park Horticulture Center’s - Community Propagation Program

Philadelphia Parks and Recreation in partnership with the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society is pleased to announce their 2017 Community Propagation Program! This program invites Philadelphia gardeners and growers to rent table space in their production greenhouses to propagate plants for Philadelphia gardens and farms.

Click here for more information

4.11.18 Wednesday - Exhibit: Art of Seed: Artworks Commissioned by Hudson Valley Seed Company

See original artworks commissioned for the Hudson Valley Seed Company's seed packs at the PHS McLean Library.

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4.11.18 Wednesday - Botanical Latin 101

Kathleen Salisbury, Director, Ambler Arboretum of Temple University, will instruct this 101 course on plant names.

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4.11.18 Wednesday - Garden Tenders Basic Training

How to Start a Sustainable Community Garden and tour of community gardens in Philadelphia.

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4.12.18 Thursday - The Fairmount Park Horticulture Center’s - Community Propagation Program

Philadelphia Parks and Recreation in partnership with the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society is pleased to announce their 2017 Community Propagation Program! This program invites Philadelphia gardeners and growers to rent table space in their production greenhouses to propagate plants for Philadelphia gardens and farms.

Click here for more information

4.12.18 Thursday - Exhibit: Art of Seed: Artworks Commissioned by Hudson Valley Seed Company

See original artworks commissioned for the Hudson Valley Seed Company's seed packs at the PHS McLean Library.

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4.12.18 Thursday - Backyard Breeding: Making New Plants

Start your own backyard breeding program through an understanding of flower parts, some basic principles of genetics.

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4.12.18 Thursday - Small Flowering Trees for the Home Garden

Chanticleer Horticulturist Chris Fehlhaber will share the importance of flowering trees and how they can be incorporated into your landscape.

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4.12.18 Thursday - Second Thursdays: Gardening 101

Second Thursdays at PHS Meadowbrook Farm highlight everything you need to know about gardening. This week's theme: Spring Vegetables!

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4.13.18 Friday - The Fairmount Park Horticulture Center’s - Community Propagation Program

Philadelphia Parks and Recreation in partnership with the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society is pleased to announce their 2017 Community Propagation Program! This program invites Philadelphia gardeners and growers to rent table space in their production greenhouses to propagate plants for Philadelphia gardens and farms.

Click here for more information

4.13.18 Friday - Exhibit: Art of Seed: Artworks Commissioned by Hudson Valley Seed Company

See original artworks commissioned for the Hudson Valley Seed Company's seed packs at the PHS McLean Library.

Click here for more information

4.14.18 Saturday - The Fairmount Park Horticulture Center’s - Community Propagation Program

Philadelphia Parks and Recreation in partnership with the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society is pleased to announce their 2017 Community Propagation Program! This program invites Philadelphia gardeners and growers to rent table space in their production greenhouses to propagate plants for Philadelphia gardens and farms.

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4.14.18 Saturday - Community Gardens Tour

Join PHS and learn about the diversity of community gardens across Philadelphia.

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4.14.18 Saturday - An Up-Close Look at Lichens

Take a fascinating look at this complex amalgam of fungi and algae followed by a lichen expedition through our naturalistic gardens.

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4.15.18 Sunday - Foraging Tour and Tasting at Awbury Arboretum

Join PHS and Awbury Arboretum for a foraging, walking tour and tasting with Lynn Landis founder of the Wild Foodies of Philly.

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4.15.18 Sunday - Home Landscaping Basics

Do you want a beautiful yard, but don’t know where to begin? Mt. Cuba Center invites PHS members and patrons to join them for lectures, discussions, and professional guidance in landscaping. Come for one or all three sessions!

Click here for more information

4.16.18 Monday - The Fairmount Park Horticulture Center’s - Community Propagation Program

Philadelphia Parks and Recreation in partnership with the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society is pleased to announce their 2017 Community Propagation Program! This program invites Philadelphia gardeners and growers to rent table space in their production greenhouses to propagate plants for Philadelphia gardens and farms.

Click here for more information

4.16.18 Monday - Exhibit: Art of Seed: Artworks Commissioned by Hudson Valley Seed Company

See original artworks commissioned for the Hudson Valley Seed Company's seed packs at the PHS McLean Library.

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4.17.18 Tuesday - The Fairmount Park Horticulture Center’s - Community Propagation Program

Philadelphia Parks and Recreation in partnership with the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society is pleased to announce their 2017 Community Propagation Program! This program invites Philadelphia gardeners and growers to rent table space in their production greenhouses to propagate plants for Philadelphia gardens and farms.

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4.17.18 Tuesday - Exhibit: Art of Seed: Artworks Commissioned by Hudson Valley Seed Company

See original artworks commissioned for the Hudson Valley Seed Company's seed packs at the PHS McLean Library.

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4.17.18 Tuesday - Painting Flowers with Goauche

Join artist Eileen Rosen for this hands-on course to learn about painting floral compositions with gouache.

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4.17.18 Tuesday - Splendor in the Grasses: A Natural History of the Plant Family Poaceae

Discover some of the basic biology of grasses including taxonomy, morphology, ecology, evolution, and domestication in this Wagner Free Institute Course.

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4.18.18 Wednesday - The Fairmount Park Horticulture Center’s - Community Propagation Program

Philadelphia Parks and Recreation in partnership with the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society is pleased to announce their 2017 Community Propagation Program! This program invites Philadelphia gardeners and growers to rent table space in their production greenhouses to propagate plants for Philadelphia gardens and farms.

Click here for more information

4.18.18 Wednesday - Exhibit: Art of Seed: Artworks Commissioned by Hudson Valley Seed Company

See original artworks commissioned for the Hudson Valley Seed Company's seed packs at the PHS McLean Library.

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4.18.18 Wednesday - PECO Green Roof Tour

Want to learn about green roof technology and how it can help the environment? The 45,000 square foot Peco green roof, maintained by PHS, features an observation deck and stunning downtown views of downtown Philadelphia.

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4.18.18 Wednesday - Garden Tenders Basic Training

How to Start a Sustainable Community Garden and tour of community gardens in Philadelphia.

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4.19.18 Thursday - Gardens on the National Mall, Washington DC

Join us for an enjoyable day on the National Mall with guided tours and wander the museums and sights of Washington, DC.

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4.19.18 Thursday - The Fairmount Park Horticulture Center’s - Community Propagation Program

Philadelphia Parks and Recreation in partnership with the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society is pleased to announce their 2017 Community Propagation Program! This program invites Philadelphia gardeners and growers to rent table space in their production greenhouses to propagate plants for Philadelphia gardens and farms.

Click here for more information

4.19.18 Thursday - Exhibit: Art of Seed: Artworks Commissioned by Hudson Valley Seed Company

See original artworks commissioned for the Hudson Valley Seed Company's seed packs at the PHS McLean Library.

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4.19.18 Thursday - Propagation: Starting Seed and Cuttings

Learn how effective propagation can prepare your garden to be abundant all season with the gardeners at Chanticleer.

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4.19.18 Thursday - Third Thursdays: Tours with a Twist

Take a tour of PHS Meadowbrook Farm and sip refreshments on the Third Thursday of April through September. This week: Magnolias and Merlot.

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4.20.18 Friday - The Fairmount Park Horticulture Center’s - Community Propagation Program

Philadelphia Parks and Recreation in partnership with the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society is pleased to announce their 2017 Community Propagation Program! This program invites Philadelphia gardeners and growers to rent table space in their production greenhouses to propagate plants for Philadelphia gardens and farms.

Click here for more information

4.20.18 Friday - Exhibit: Art of Seed: Artworks Commissioned by Hudson Valley Seed Company

See original artworks commissioned for the Hudson Valley Seed Company's seed packs at the PHS McLean Library.

Click here for more information

4.21.18 Saturday - The Fairmount Park Horticulture Center’s - Community Propagation Program

Philadelphia Parks and Recreation in partnership with the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society is pleased to announce their 2017 Community Propagation Program! This program invites Philadelphia gardeners and growers to rent table space in their production greenhouses to propagate plants for Philadelphia gardens and farms.

Click here for more information

4.21.18 Saturday - Rain Ready Workshop

Beautify your home with a rain garden or blossoming stormwater planter. Learn how you can create a rich plant basin to collect and filter storm-water runoff.

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4.22.18 Sunday - Home Landscaping Basics

Do you want a beautiful yard, but don’t know where to begin? Mt. Cuba Center invites PHS members and patrons to join them for lectures, discussions, and professional guidance in landscaping. Come for one or all three sessions!

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4.23.18 Monday - The Fairmount Park Horticulture Center’s - Community Propagation Program

Philadelphia Parks and Recreation in partnership with the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society is pleased to announce their 2017 Community Propagation Program! This program invites Philadelphia gardeners and growers to rent table space in their production greenhouses to propagate plants for Philadelphia gardens and farms.

Click here for more information

4.23.18 Monday - Exhibit: Art of Seed: Artworks Commissioned by Hudson Valley Seed Company

See original artworks commissioned for the Hudson Valley Seed Company's seed packs at the PHS McLean Library.

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4.23.18 Monday - Creating Your Cut Flower Garden

Learn about interesting, low maintenance flowers, bulbs, and shrubs that will add interest to your garden but also make creative arrangements for your home.

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4.24.18 Tuesday - The Fairmount Park Horticulture Center’s - Community Propagation Program

Philadelphia Parks and Recreation in partnership with the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society is pleased to announce their 2017 Community Propagation Program! This program invites Philadelphia gardeners and growers to rent table space in their production greenhouses to propagate plants for Philadelphia gardens and farms.

Click here for more information

4.24.18 Tuesday - Exhibit: Art of Seed: Artworks Commissioned by Hudson Valley Seed Company

See original artworks commissioned for the Hudson Valley Seed Company's seed packs at the PHS McLean Library.

Click here for more information

4.24.18 Tuesday - Painting Flowers with Goauche

Join artist Eileen Rosen for this hands-on course to learn about painting floral compositions with gouache.

Click here for more information

4.24.18 Tuesday - Chester County Tree Tenders Basic Training

Help plant and care for trees in your region, your community, or your yard. Become a PHS Tree Tender! The PHS Tree Tenders® program offers hands-on tree care training for residents of the five-county Philadelphia region.

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4.24.18 Tuesday - Weed ID: What's a Garden Weed and What's Not?

Learn the natural history of the weeds as well as how to identify and manage a variety of broadleaf and grassy weeds

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4.24.18 Tuesday - Splendor in the Grasses: A Natural History of the Plant Family Poaceae

Discover some of the basic biology of grasses including taxonomy, morphology, ecology, evolution, and domestication in this Wagner Free Institute Course.

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4.25.18 Wednesday - The Fairmount Park Horticulture Center’s - Community Propagation Program

Philadelphia Parks and Recreation in partnership with the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society is pleased to announce their 2017 Community Propagation Program! This program invites Philadelphia gardeners and growers to rent table space in their production greenhouses to propagate plants for Philadelphia gardens and farms.

Click here for more information

4.25.18 Wednesday - Exhibit: Art of Seed: Artworks Commissioned by Hudson Valley Seed Company

See original artworks commissioned for the Hudson Valley Seed Company's seed packs at the PHS McLean Library.

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4.25.18 Wednesday - Private Tour & Lunch at Northview Garden with Jenny Rose Carey

Join PHS Meadowbrook Farm’s Senior Director, Jenny Rose Carey, on a spring tour of her private garden, Northview.

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4.25.18 Wednesday - Garden Tenders Basic Training

How to Start a Sustainable Community Garden and tour of community gardens in Philadelphia.

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4.26.18 Thursday - The Fairmount Park Horticulture Center’s - Community Propagation Program

Philadelphia Parks and Recreation in partnership with the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society is pleased to announce their 2017 Community Propagation Program! This program invites Philadelphia gardeners and growers to rent table space in their production greenhouses to propagate plants for Philadelphia gardens and farms.

Click here for more information

4.26.18 Thursday - Exhibit: Art of Seed: Artworks Commissioned by Hudson Valley Seed Company

See original artworks commissioned for the Hudson Valley Seed Company's seed packs at the PHS McLean Library.

Click here for more information

4.26.18 Thursday - Shade Perennials: Spring Ephemerals and Beyond

Chanticleer Horticulturist Przemek Walczak will show how to make challenging shade conditions more conducive to growing great plants.

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4.26.18 Thursday - Fourth Thursdays: Garden to Vase

Join PHS Meadowbrook Farm for this BYOB Floral Workshop Series every Fourth Thursday. This week: Spring Spendor!

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4.26.18 Thursday - The Art of Seed Stewardship: A Presentation and Reception

See the PHS McLean Library exhibition "Art of Seed," and listen to Ken Greene's presentation on Hudson Valley Seed Company's history.

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4.27.18 Friday - The Fairmount Park Horticulture Center’s - Community Propagation Program

Philadelphia Parks and Recreation in partnership with the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society is pleased to announce their 2017 Community Propagation Program! This program invites Philadelphia gardeners and growers to rent table space in their production greenhouses to propagate plants for Philadelphia gardens and farms.

Click here for more information

4.27.18 Friday - Exhibit: Art of Seed: Artworks Commissioned by Hudson Valley Seed Company

See original artworks commissioned for the Hudson Valley Seed Company's seed packs at the PHS McLean Library.

Click here for more information

4.28.18 Saturday - Gardens of Devon and Cornwall

THIS EVENT IS SOLD OUT. Explore gardens set in the southwest corner of England. These two beautiful regions, Devon and Cornwall, are often mentioned in one breath.

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4.28.18 Saturday - The Fairmount Park Horticulture Center’s - Community Propagation Program

Philadelphia Parks and Recreation in partnership with the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society is pleased to announce their 2017 Community Propagation Program! This program invites Philadelphia gardeners and growers to rent table space in their production greenhouses to propagate plants for Philadelphia gardens and farms.

Click here for more information

4.30.18 Monday - The Fairmount Park Horticulture Center’s - Community Propagation Program

Philadelphia Parks and Recreation in partnership with the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society is pleased to announce their 2017 Community Propagation Program! This program invites Philadelphia gardeners and growers to rent table space in their production greenhouses to propagate plants for Philadelphia gardens and farms.

Click here for more information

4.30.18 Monday - Creating Your Cut Flower Garden

Learn about interesting, low maintenance flowers, bulbs, and shrubs that will add interest to your garden but also make creative arrangements for your home.

Click here for more information

5.1.18 Tuesday - The Fairmount Park Horticulture Center’s - Community Propagation Program

Philadelphia Parks and Recreation in partnership with the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society is pleased to announce their 2017 Community Propagation Program! This program invites Philadelphia gardeners and growers to rent table space in their production greenhouses to propagate plants for Philadelphia gardens and farms.

Click here for more information

5.1.18 Tuesday - Painting Flowers with Goauche

Join artist Eileen Rosen for this hands-on course to learn about painting floral compositions with gouache.

Click here for more information

5.1.18 Tuesday - Chester County Tree Tenders Basic Training

Help plant and care for trees in your region, your community, or your yard. Become a PHS Tree Tender! The PHS Tree Tenders® program offers hands-on tree care training for residents of the five-county Philadelphia region.

Click here for more information

5.1.18 Tuesday - Splendor in the Grasses: A Natural History of the Plant Family Poaceae

Discover some of the basic biology of grasses including taxonomy, morphology, ecology, evolution, and domestication in this Wagner Free Institute Course.

Click here for more information

5.2.18 Wednesday - The Fairmount Park Horticulture Center’s - Community Propagation Program

Philadelphia Parks and Recreation in partnership with the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society is pleased to announce their 2017 Community Propagation Program! This program invites Philadelphia gardeners and growers to rent table space in their production greenhouses to propagate plants for Philadelphia gardens and farms.

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5.2.18 Wednesday - Kids Story Time

Bring youngsters aged 3 to 6 to the PHS McLean Library to learn about gardening and the natural world through books read by storyteller Hasha Salaman.

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5.2.18 Wednesday - Garden Tenders Basic Training

How to Start a Sustainable Community Garden and tour of community gardens in Philadelphia.

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5.3.18 Thursday - The Fairmount Park Horticulture Center’s - Community Propagation Program

Philadelphia Parks and Recreation in partnership with the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society is pleased to announce their 2017 Community Propagation Program! This program invites Philadelphia gardeners and growers to rent table space in their production greenhouses to propagate plants for Philadelphia gardens and farms.

Click here for more information

5.3.18 Thursday - First Thursdays: Family Fun in the Garden

First Thursdays are free and open for families with pre-school and elementary-aged children to come to Meadowbrook’s newly created Family Garden. This week's theme: Birds & Bees!

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5.3.18 Thursday - Choice Woodland Perennials from Asia for Shade

Chanticleer Plant Information Coordinator, Eric Hsu leads a walkthrough of the Asian Woods section showcasing great plants for spring.

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5.3.18 Thursday - PHS McLean Library Book Group

This month's selection: Cold Comfort Farm by Stella Gibbons.

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5.4.18 Friday - The Fairmount Park Horticulture Center’s - Community Propagation Program

Philadelphia Parks and Recreation in partnership with the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society is pleased to announce their 2017 Community Propagation Program! This program invites Philadelphia gardeners and growers to rent table space in their production greenhouses to propagate plants for Philadelphia gardens and farms.

Click here for more information

5.5.18 Saturday - The Fairmount Park Horticulture Center’s - Community Propagation Program

Philadelphia Parks and Recreation in partnership with the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society is pleased to announce their 2017 Community Propagation Program! This program invites Philadelphia gardeners and growers to rent table space in their production greenhouses to propagate plants for Philadelphia gardens and farms.

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5.5.18 Saturday - Saturday Tea & Talk: Mary Vaux Walcott- The Audubon of Botany

Take a look at the fascinating works of Mary Vaux Walcott, illustrator and adventurer, in this presentation at Mt. Cuba Center.

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5.6.18 Sunday - PHS Garden Visits: Main Line Area

This spring, PHS Garden visits are back! See the private gardens of the Main Line.

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5.7.18 Monday - The Fairmount Park Horticulture Center’s - Community Propagation Program

Philadelphia Parks and Recreation in partnership with the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society is pleased to announce their 2017 Community Propagation Program! This program invites Philadelphia gardeners and growers to rent table space in their production greenhouses to propagate plants for Philadelphia gardens and farms.

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5.7.18 Monday - Planting the Summer Organic Garden

Prepare your garden for summer conditions with the help of the PHS Growing Organic Series.

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5.8.18 Tuesday - The Fairmount Park Horticulture Center’s - Community Propagation Program

Philadelphia Parks and Recreation in partnership with the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society is pleased to announce their 2017 Community Propagation Program! This program invites Philadelphia gardeners and growers to rent table space in their production greenhouses to propagate plants for Philadelphia gardens and farms.

Click here for more information

5.8.18 Tuesday - Painting Flowers with Goauche

Join artist Eileen Rosen for this hands-on course to learn about painting floral compositions with gouache.

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5.8.18 Tuesday - Chester County Tree Tenders Basic Training

Help plant and care for trees in your region, your community, or your yard. Become a PHS Tree Tender! The PHS Tree Tenders® program offers hands-on tree care training for residents of the five-county Philadelphia region.

Click here for more information

5.9.18 Wednesday - The Fairmount Park Horticulture Center’s - Community Propagation Program

Philadelphia Parks and Recreation in partnership with the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society is pleased to announce their 2017 Community Propagation Program! This program invites Philadelphia gardeners and growers to rent table space in their production greenhouses to propagate plants for Philadelphia gardens and farms.

Click here for more information

5.9.18 Wednesday - Tree Tenders Spring Basic Training

Want to do something about Climate Change? Help plant and care for trees in your region, your community, or your yard. Become a PHS Tree Tender!

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5.9.18 Wednesday - Making Your Own Fertilizers and Biological Inoculants

Join PHS City Harvest and Heritage Farm for this Growing Organic Series Workshop and learn how you can combine simple recipes to make your own fertilizers.

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5.10.18 Thursday - Private Gardens in Chestertown, MD

Visit three unique gardens in Chestertown, Maryland with PHS

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5.10.18 Thursday - The Fairmount Park Horticulture Center’s - Community Propagation Program

Philadelphia Parks and Recreation in partnership with the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society is pleased to announce their 2017 Community Propagation Program! This program invites Philadelphia gardeners and growers to rent table space in their production greenhouses to propagate plants for Philadelphia gardens and farms.

Click here for more information

5.10.18 Thursday - Montgomery County Tree Tenders Basic Training

Help plant and care for trees in your region, your community, or your yard. Become a PHS Tree Tender! The PHS Tree Tenders® program offers hands-on tree care training for residents of the five-county Philadelphia region.

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5.10.18 Thursday - Second Thursdays: Gardening 101

Second Thursdays at PHS Meadowbrook Farm highlight everything you need to know about gardening. This week's theme: Grow Your Own Flowers!

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5.11.18 Friday - The Fairmount Park Horticulture Center’s - Community Propagation Program

Philadelphia Parks and Recreation in partnership with the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society is pleased to announce their 2017 Community Propagation Program! This program invites Philadelphia gardeners and growers to rent table space in their production greenhouses to propagate plants for Philadelphia gardens and farms.

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5.11.18 Friday - International Trip Presentation: Romania & Bulgaria

Explore the gardens and sights of Romania and Bulgaria during this brown bag lunch presentation by Blaine Bonham.

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5.12.18 Saturday - The Fairmount Park Horticulture Center’s - Community Propagation Program

Philadelphia Parks and Recreation in partnership with the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society is pleased to announce their 2017 Community Propagation Program! This program invites Philadelphia gardeners and growers to rent table space in their production greenhouses to propagate plants for Philadelphia gardens and farms.

Click here for more information

5.14.18 Monday - The Fairmount Park Horticulture Center’s - Community Propagation Program

Philadelphia Parks and Recreation in partnership with the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society is pleased to announce their 2017 Community Propagation Program! This program invites Philadelphia gardeners and growers to rent table space in their production greenhouses to propagate plants for Philadelphia gardens and farms.

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5.15.18 Tuesday - Chelsea Flower Show & Great Gardens of England

If you are an avid gardener or just beginning you will enjoy the exquisite beauty in the gardens of England. Join us as we visit some of the best including Sissinghurst, Gravetye Manor, Beth Chatto Gardens and the Royal Horticultural Society's Wisley and Hyde Hall.

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5.15.18 Tuesday - The Fairmount Park Horticulture Center’s - Community Propagation Program

Philadelphia Parks and Recreation in partnership with the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society is pleased to announce their 2017 Community Propagation Program! This program invites Philadelphia gardeners and growers to rent table space in their production greenhouses to propagate plants for Philadelphia gardens and farms.

Click here for more information

5.15.18 Tuesday - Painting Flowers with Goauche

Join artist Eileen Rosen for this hands-on course to learn about painting floral compositions with gouache.

Click here for more information

5.16.18 Wednesday - The Fairmount Park Horticulture Center’s - Community Propagation Program

Philadelphia Parks and Recreation in partnership with the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society is pleased to announce their 2017 Community Propagation Program! This program invites Philadelphia gardeners and growers to rent table space in their production greenhouses to propagate plants for Philadelphia gardens and farms.

Click here for more information

5.16.18 Wednesday - PECO Green Roof Tour

Want to learn about green roof technology and how it can help the environment? The 45,000 square foot Peco green roof, maintained by PHS, features an observation deck and stunning downtown views of downtown Philadelphia.

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5.16.18 Wednesday - Tree Tenders Spring Basic Training

Want to do something about Climate Change? Help plant and care for trees in your region, your community, or your yard. Become a PHS Tree Tender!

Click here for more information

5.17.18 Thursday - The Fairmount Park Horticulture Center’s - Community Propagation Program

Philadelphia Parks and Recreation in partnership with the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society is pleased to announce their 2017 Community Propagation Program! This program invites Philadelphia gardeners and growers to rent table space in their production greenhouses to propagate plants for Philadelphia gardens and farms.

Click here for more information

5.17.18 Thursday - The Allure of Native Azaleas

Are you fascinated by native azaleas but aren’t sure how to grow them? Join PHS and Mt. Cuba Center for this workshop.

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5.17.18 Thursday - Montgomery County Tree Tenders Basic Training

Help plant and care for trees in your region, your community, or your yard. Become a PHS Tree Tender! The PHS Tree Tenders® program offers hands-on tree care training for residents of the five-county Philadelphia region.

Click here for more information

5.17.18 Thursday - Third Thursdays: Tours with a Twist

Take a tour of PHS Meadowbrook Farm and sip refreshments on the Third Thursday of April through September. This week: Tulips and Tea.

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5.18.18 Friday - The Fairmount Park Horticulture Center’s - Community Propagation Program

Philadelphia Parks and Recreation in partnership with the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society is pleased to announce their 2017 Community Propagation Program! This program invites Philadelphia gardeners and growers to rent table space in their production greenhouses to propagate plants for Philadelphia gardens and farms.

Click here for more information

5.19.18 Saturday - The Fairmount Park Horticulture Center’s - Community Propagation Program

Philadelphia Parks and Recreation in partnership with the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society is pleased to announce their 2017 Community Propagation Program! This program invites Philadelphia gardeners and growers to rent table space in their production greenhouses to propagate plants for Philadelphia gardens and farms.

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5.19.18 Saturday - Wild Mushroom Foraging

Learn the identifying characteristics of native mushrooms and the important roles they plan in an ecosystem.

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5.21.18 Monday - The Fairmount Park Horticulture Center’s - Community Propagation Program

Philadelphia Parks and Recreation in partnership with the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society is pleased to announce their 2017 Community Propagation Program! This program invites Philadelphia gardeners and growers to rent table space in their production greenhouses to propagate plants for Philadelphia gardens and farms.

Click here for more information

5.22.18 Tuesday - The Fairmount Park Horticulture Center’s - Community Propagation Program

Philadelphia Parks and Recreation in partnership with the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society is pleased to announce their 2017 Community Propagation Program! This program invites Philadelphia gardeners and growers to rent table space in their production greenhouses to propagate plants for Philadelphia gardens and farms.

Click here for more information

5.22.18 Tuesday - Painting Flowers with Goauche

Join artist Eileen Rosen for this hands-on course to learn about painting floral compositions with gouache.

Click here for more information

5.23.18 Wednesday - The Fairmount Park Horticulture Center’s - Community Propagation Program

Philadelphia Parks and Recreation in partnership with the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society is pleased to announce their 2017 Community Propagation Program! This program invites Philadelphia gardeners and growers to rent table space in their production greenhouses to propagate plants for Philadelphia gardens and farms.

Click here for more information

5.23.18 Wednesday - Tree Tenders Spring Basic Training

Want to do something about Climate Change? Help plant and care for trees in your region, your community, or your yard. Become a PHS Tree Tender!

Click here for more information

5.24.18 Thursday - The Fairmount Park Horticulture Center’s - Community Propagation Program

Philadelphia Parks and Recreation in partnership with the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society is pleased to announce their 2017 Community Propagation Program! This program invites Philadelphia gardeners and growers to rent table space in their production greenhouses to propagate plants for Philadelphia gardens and farms.

Click here for more information

5.24.18 Thursday - Weeds 101

Learn how to recognize the most common annual and perennial lawn and garden weeds using leaves, flowers, stems, and seeds.

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5.24.18 Thursday - Photography Spring Moments

Get an introduction to garden photography with optimal light and without other visitors at Chanticleer.

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5.24.18 Thursday - Montgomery County Tree Tenders Basic Training

Help plant and care for trees in your region, your community, or your yard. Become a PHS Tree Tender! The PHS Tree Tenders® program offers hands-on tree care training for residents of the five-county Philadelphia region.

Click here for more information

5.24.18 Thursday - Fourth Thursdays: Garden to Vase

Join PHS Meadowbrook Farm for this BYOB Floral Workshop Series every Fourth Thursday. This week: Beautiful Blooms!

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5.25.18 Friday - The Fairmount Park Horticulture Center’s - Community Propagation Program

Philadelphia Parks and Recreation in partnership with the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society is pleased to announce their 2017 Community Propagation Program! This program invites Philadelphia gardeners and growers to rent table space in their production greenhouses to propagate plants for Philadelphia gardens and farms.

Click here for more information

5.26.18 Saturday - The Fairmount Park Horticulture Center’s - Community Propagation Program

Philadelphia Parks and Recreation in partnership with the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society is pleased to announce their 2017 Community Propagation Program! This program invites Philadelphia gardeners and growers to rent table space in their production greenhouses to propagate plants for Philadelphia gardens and farms.

Click here for more information

5.28.18 Monday - The Fairmount Park Horticulture Center’s - Community Propagation Program

Philadelphia Parks and Recreation in partnership with the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society is pleased to announce their 2017 Community Propagation Program! This program invites Philadelphia gardeners and growers to rent table space in their production greenhouses to propagate plants for Philadelphia gardens and farms.

Click here for more information

5.29.18 Tuesday - The Fairmount Park Horticulture Center’s - Community Propagation Program

Philadelphia Parks and Recreation in partnership with the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society is pleased to announce their 2017 Community Propagation Program! This program invites Philadelphia gardeners and growers to rent table space in their production greenhouses to propagate plants for Philadelphia gardens and farms.

Click here for more information

5.29.18 Tuesday - Painting Flowers with Goauche

Join artist Eileen Rosen for this hands-on course to learn about painting floral compositions with gouache.

Click here for more information

5.30.18 Wednesday - The Fairmount Park Horticulture Center’s - Community Propagation Program

Philadelphia Parks and Recreation in partnership with the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society is pleased to announce their 2017 Community Propagation Program! This program invites Philadelphia gardeners and growers to rent table space in their production greenhouses to propagate plants for Philadelphia gardens and farms.

Click here for more information

5.30.18 Wednesday - Native Perennials Walk & Talk

Join Kathleen Salisbury, Director, Ambler Arboretum of Temple University, for a walking tour of the arboretum’s beautiful native trees, shrubs and perennials.

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5.31.18 Thursday - The Fairmount Park Horticulture Center’s - Community Propagation Program

Philadelphia Parks and Recreation in partnership with the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society is pleased to announce their 2017 Community Propagation Program! This program invites Philadelphia gardeners and growers to rent table space in their production greenhouses to propagate plants for Philadelphia gardens and farms.

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5.31.18 Thursday - Fifth Thursdays: Shop and Stroll

PHS Meadowbrook Farm's Fifth Thursdays! Special evenings will include shopping discounts, live music, and great horticultural information.

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6.1.18 Friday - The Fairmount Park Horticulture Center’s - Community Propagation Program

Philadelphia Parks and Recreation in partnership with the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society is pleased to announce their 2017 Community Propagation Program! This program invites Philadelphia gardeners and growers to rent table space in their production greenhouses to propagate plants for Philadelphia gardens and farms.

Click here for more information

6.3.18 Sunday - PHS Garden Visits: Doylestown Area

This spring, PHS Garden visits are back! See the private gardens of Doylestown. Register by May 13th for savings.

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6.5.18 Tuesday - Organic Pest And Disease Control and Prevention

PHS City Harvest teams up with Weaver Way Farms and Henry Got Crops Farm to show you how to prevent and control your garden pests. Part of the Growing Organic Series.

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6.5.18 Tuesday - Treasures of the McLean Library

Dr. Alfred E. Schuyler, curator emeritus of botany at the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University leads this exploration into the PHS McLean Library collection.

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6.6.18 Wednesday - For the Love of Orchids! Orchid Care and Mounting Workshop

Barb Schmidt, delves into many aspects of the beloved Orchid and our endless fascination with it.

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6.6.18 Wednesday - Pruning Trees Correctly- 2 Sessions

Join PHS and Mt. Cuba Center to improve your pruning skills and the vigor and appearance of trees.

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6.7.18 Thursday - Rail Park Walking Tour with Michael Garden

Join us for a fascinating tour with Michael Garden, Vice-Chair of the Friends of the Rail Park.

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6.7.18 Thursday - First Thursdays: Family Fun in the Garden

First Thursdays are free and open for families with pre-school and elementary-aged children to come to Meadowbrook’s newly created Family Garden. This week's theme: Flowers Day!

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6.7.18 Thursday - PHS McLean Library Book Group

This month's selection: Two Years, Eight Months and Twenty-Eight Nights by Salman Rushdie.

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6.9.18 Saturday - Gardens of Provence

The Provencal landscape of farmhouses or mas, vineyards and typical unspoiled villages set the scene as we pass along avenues of majestic plane trees. Our visits, to mostly private properties, include both traditional farm-house style gardens and contemporary, Mediterranean country gardens.

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6.9.18 Saturday - Drip Irrigation For Raised Beds

PHS City Harvest will show you everything you need to know to install drip tape and micro emitter irrigation systems. Join us for this Growing Organic Series event!

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6.12.18 Tuesday - Treasures of the McLean Library

Dr. Alfred E. Schuyler, curator emeritus of botany at the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University leads this exploration into the PHS McLean Library collection.

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6.13.18 Wednesday - The Double Life of Pollinators

Learn all about our garden friends, the pollinators and which plants support them the best.

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6.14.18 Thursday - Wine, Cheese, and Trees

Take this exclusive plant walk with Chanticleer’s Head Gardener and Executive Director, Bill Thomas, and hear the stories behind Chanticleer’s significant trees.

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6.14.18 Thursday - Wine & Design: Midsummer Tablescapes

Say hello to summer with a simple, elegant tablescape perfect for parties, graduations, birthdays, or even lazy afternoon barbecues.

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6.14.18 Thursday - Second Thursdays: Gardening 101

Second Thursdays at PHS Meadowbrook Farm highlight everything you need to know about gardening. This week's theme: Container Gardening!

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6.16.18 Saturday - Community Gardens Day

On Saturday, June 16th, celebrate Philadelphia's vibrant and unique community gardens!

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6.19.18 Tuesday - PHS Members-Only: Stoneleigh House & Garden Tour

Take an exclusive guided tour of the house and gardens at Stoneleigh with PHS members.

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6.20.18 Wednesday - PECO Green Roof Tour

Want to learn about green roof technology and how it can help the environment? The 45,000 square foot Peco green roof, maintained by PHS, features an observation deck and stunning downtown views of downtown Philadelphia.

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6.21.18 Thursday - Gardening for Drought Tolerance

Join Chanticleer Horticulturist, Lisa Roper for a walk that looks at the many layers of the Gravel Garden at Chanticleer.

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6.21.18 Thursday - Third Thursdays: Tours with a Twist

Take a tour of PHS Meadowbrook Farm and sip refreshments on the Third Thursday of April through September. This week: Roses and Rosé.

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6.23.18 Saturday - Pruning Trees Correctly- 2 Sessions

Join PHS and Mt. Cuba Center to improve your pruning skills and the vigor and appearance of trees.

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6.26.18 Tuesday - How to Build a School Garden

Join PHS for Green City Teachers Summer Training this June.

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6.26.18 Tuesday - Treasures of the McLean Library

Dr. Alfred E. Schuyler, curator emeritus of botany at the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University leads this exploration into the PHS McLean Library collection.

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6.27.18 Wednesday - Top 10 Sun-Loving Perennials

Join Susan Boss, Mt. Cuba Center’s Entrance Landscape Horticulturist, as she discusses ten of the most durable and easy-to-grow, summer-blooming plants for your garden.

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6.28.18 Thursday - Fourth Thursdays: Garden to Vase

Join PHS Meadowbrook Farm for this BYOB Floral Workshop Series every Fourth Thursday. This week: Fabulous Flowers!

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7.5.18 Thursday - First Thursdays: Family Fun in the Garden

First Thursdays are free and open for families with pre-school and elementary-aged children to come to Meadowbrook’s newly created Family Garden. This week's theme: Vegetables Day!

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7.12.18 Thursday - Second Thursdays: Gardening 101

Second Thursdays at PHS Meadowbrook Farm highlight everything you need to know about gardening. This week's theme: Herbs, Summer Vegetables and Harvesting!

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7.14.18 Saturday - Summer Pruning and Trellising

Tame those tomatoes and corral those cucumbers! PHS City Harvest teaches you how to integrate a trellis in the garden.

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7.18.18 Wednesday - PECO Green Roof Tour

Want to learn about green roof technology and how it can help the environment? The 45,000 square foot Peco green roof, maintained by PHS, features an observation deck and stunning downtown views of downtown Philadelphia.

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7.19.18 Thursday - Third Thursdays: Tours with a Twist

Take a tour of PHS Meadowbrook Farm and sip refreshments on the Third Thursday of April through September. This week: Iris’s and IPA’s.

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7.26.18 Thursday - Fourth Thursdays: Garden to Vase

Join PHS Meadowbrook Farm for this BYOB Floral Workshop Series every Fourth Thursday. This week: Summer Succulents!

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8.2.18 Thursday - First Thursdays: Family Fun in the Garden

First Thursdays are free and open for families with pre-school and elementary-aged children to come to Meadowbrook’s newly created Family Garden. This week's theme: Trees Day!

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8.9.18 Thursday - Second Thursdays: Gardening 101

Second Thursdays at PHS Meadowbrook Farm highlight everything you need to know about gardening. This week's theme: Trees & Shrubs!

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8.15.18 Wednesday - PECO Green Roof Tour

Want to learn about green roof technology and how it can help the environment? The 45,000 square foot Peco green roof, maintained by PHS, features an observation deck and stunning downtown views of downtown Philadelphia.

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8.16.18 Thursday - Third Thursdays: Tours with a Twist

Take a tour of PHS Meadowbrook Farm and sip refreshments on the Third Thursday of April through September. This week: Water Gardens and Wine.

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8.22.18 Wednesday - Cover Cropping, Intercropping and Season Extension

Learn how to use cover crops to improve soil fertility as well as how to extend garden harvests through the fall.

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8.23.18 Thursday - Fourth Thursdays: Garden to Vase

Join PHS Meadowbrook Farm for this BYOB Floral Workshop Series every Fourth Thursday. This week: Foliage Fun!

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8.30.18 Thursday - Fifth Thursdays: Shop and Stroll

PHS Meadowbrook Farm's Fifth Thursdays! Special evenings will include shopping discounts, live music, and great horticultural information.

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9.6.18 Thursday - First Thursdays: Family Fun in the Garden

First Thursdays are free and open for families with pre-school and elementary-aged children to come to Meadowbrook’s newly created Family Garden. This week's theme: Leaves Day!

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9.6.18 Thursday - Grow Your Own Winecap Mushrooms From Woodchips

Learn how to grow the delicious Winecap mushrooms on wood chips and leave with a bag of spawn to help start your own cultivation.

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9.13.18 Thursday - Second Thursdays: Gardening 101

Second Thursdays at PHS Meadowbrook Farm highlight everything you need to know about gardening. This week's theme: Houseplant Care!

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9.17.18 Monday - Delaware County Tree Tenders Basic Training

Help plant and care for trees in your region, your community, or your yard. Become a PHS Tree Tender! The PHS Tree Tenders® program offers hands-on tree care training for residents of the five-county Philadelphia region.

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9.19.18 Wednesday - PECO Green Roof Tour

Want to learn about green roof technology and how it can help the environment? The 45,000 square foot Peco green roof, maintained by PHS, features an observation deck and stunning downtown views of downtown Philadelphia.

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9.20.18 Thursday - Insect Mini Beast Mansions

Listen to a discussion about attracting pollinators and learn from a hands-on activity to create habitat for pollinators.

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9.20.18 Thursday - Third Thursdays: Tours with a Twist

Take a tour of PHS Meadowbrook Farm and sip refreshments on the Third Thursday of April through September. This week: Zinnias and Zinfandel.

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9.24.18 Monday - Delaware County Tree Tenders Basic Training

Help plant and care for trees in your region, your community, or your yard. Become a PHS Tree Tender! The PHS Tree Tenders® program offers hands-on tree care training for residents of the five-county Philadelphia region.

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9.25.18 Tuesday - Bucks County Tree Tenders Basic Training

Bucks County: Help plant and care for trees in your region, your community, or your yard. Become a PHS Tree Tender!

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9.27.18 Thursday - Fourth Thursdays: Garden to Vase

Join PHS Meadowbrook Farm for this BYOB Floral Workshop Series every Fourth Thursday. This week: Dazzling Dahlias!

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10.1.18 Monday - Delaware County Tree Tenders Basic Training

Help plant and care for trees in your region, your community, or your yard. Become a PHS Tree Tender! The PHS Tree Tenders® program offers hands-on tree care training for residents of the five-county Philadelphia region.

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10.2.18 Tuesday - Bucks County Tree Tenders Basic Training

Bucks County: Help plant and care for trees in your region, your community, or your yard. Become a PHS Tree Tender!

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10.7.18 Sunday - Discover Cuba

Blessed with excellent growing conditions, Cuba has a long history in agricultural production and horticultural know-how. As the largest and most populous island in the Caribbean, the ‘Pearl of the Antilles’ is also a melting pot of cultures and cuisines.

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10.9.18 Tuesday - Bucks County Tree Tenders Basic Training

Bucks County: Help plant and care for trees in your region, your community, or your yard. Become a PHS Tree Tender!

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10.13.18 Saturday - Bee Keeping 101

Don Shump, owner of Philadelphia Bee Company, will show you how bees and beekeepers must work together.

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10.17.18 Wednesday - PECO Green Roof Tour

Want to learn about green roof technology and how it can help the environment? The 45,000 square foot Peco green roof, maintained by PHS, features an observation deck and stunning downtown views of downtown Philadelphia.

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11.5.18 Monday - South Africa - The Western Cape Exceptional Gardens and Private Reserves

The Western Cape garden tour combines well with the flora and wildlife in the spectacular hinterland of the Little Karoo and the mountainous coastline.

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February 2018 70 events

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10:00am–11:00am Wintergarden - Seed Starting
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8:00pm–9:00pm PWD Rain Check Program
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9:30am–10:30am Kids Story Time
10:00am–12:30pm Your Small Space Garden
6:00pm–7:00pm PWD Rain Check Program
12:00pm–1:00pm PWD Rain Check Program
5:30pm–6:30pm PWD Rain Check Program
6:00pm–8:00pm Starting Seeds Indoors
6:00pm–7:00pm PWD Rain Check Program
6:00pm–7:00pm PWD Raincheck Program
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7:00pm–10:00pm Preview Party Gala
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