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12.14.17 Thursday - Make and Take Holiday Greens Arrangement

Create a personal holiday greens arrangement for your home with Meadowbrook Farm's Jenny Rose Carey.

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1.3.18 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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1.4.18 Thursday - PHS McLean Library Book Group

This month's selection: Annihilation by Jeff VanderMeer.

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1.8.18 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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1.9.18 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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1.9.18 Tuesday - Wintergarden - Terrarium How To

Learn how to create and maintain a beautiful, indoor, miniature garden.

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1.9.18 Tuesday - PWD Rain Check 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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1.10.18 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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1.10.18 Wednesday - PWD Rain Check 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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1.11.18 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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1.11.18 Thursday - Terrariums & Tea

Sip tea, nibble on cookies, and make a beautiful terrarium to take home and enjoy with Meadowbrook’s estate gardener, Julie Bare.

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1.12.18 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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1.13.18 Saturday - Flower Show Artistic Workshop: Creativity Calls- Beyond the Vase

Try your creative ideas and fine-tune your exhibit for the 2018 Flower Show.

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1.13.18 Saturday - Wintergarden - Terrarium How To

This winter, wander America’s Garden Capital Maze at Dilworth Park, a holiday-inspired garden created in partnership with Greater Philadelphia Gardens. Learn how to create and maintain a beautiful, indoor, miniature garden.

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1.15.18 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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1.16.18 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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1.16.18 Tuesday - Flower Arranging: “Wonders of Water” Inspired Floral Designs

Join Ron Mulray for this floral demonstration inspired by the 2018 Flower Show, "Wonders of Water."

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1.16.18 Tuesday - The Real Dirt: Soil and Plant Growth

Discover the components of soil and their relevance to plant growth. Topics will include the physical nature of soil and a brief discussion of soil chemistry.

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1.17.18 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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1.17.18 Wednesday - Growing, Grooming & Entering: a “How To” for Growing and Entering a Prize Winning Plant

Members of the Hamilton Horticourt Committee will share best-care practices for plants entered into the Flower Show.

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1.18.18 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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1.19.18 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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1.20.18 Saturday - Tree Tenders Basic Training

Be a Climate Change Hero! Become a PHS Tree Tender during our Winter Basic Training sessions.

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1.20.18 Saturday - ABC’s and XYZ’s of Garden Soil

Improve your soil health by improving the physical, chemical and biological properties of this essential aspect of gardening.

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1.22.18 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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1.23.18 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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1.23.18 Tuesday - Wintergarden - Create a Succulent Dish Garden

This winter, wander America’s Garden Capital Maze at Dilworth Park, a holiday-inspired garden created in partnership with Greater Philadelphia Gardens. Learn how to create and maintain a beautiful succulent dish garden.

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1.23.18 Tuesday - The Real Dirt: Soil and Plant Growth

Discover the components of soil and their relevance to plant growth. Topics will include the physical nature of soil and a brief discussion of soil chemistry.

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1.24.18 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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1.25.18 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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1.25.18 Thursday - International Trip Presentation: 2017 Chelsea Flower Show with Jenny Rose Carey

Bring a lunch and join Jenny Rose Carey, Director of Meadowbrook Farm, for a beautiful presentation on this past year’s Chelsea Flower Show.

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1.26.18 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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1.27.18 Saturday - Tree Tenders Basic Training

Be a Climate Change Hero! Become a PHS Tree Tender during our Winter Basic Training sessions.

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1.27.18 Saturday - Wintergarden - Seed Starting

This winter, wander America’s Garden Capital Maze at Dilworth Park, a holiday-inspired garden created in partnership with Greater Philadelphia Gardens. Get a jump on Spring! Learn the basics of starting seeds indoors and out. Participants will take home newly planted seeds to transplant in their garden.

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1.29.18 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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1.30.18 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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1.30.18 Tuesday - The Real Dirt: Soil and Plant Growth

Discover the components of soil and their relevance to plant growth. Topics will include the physical nature of soil and a brief discussion of soil chemistry.

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1.31.18 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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1.31.18 Wednesday - Behind the Scenes Tour at Longwood Gardens

Take a behind-the-scenes tour of what goes on at one of our country’s best public gardens.

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2.1.18 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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2.1.18 Thursday - Native “Plantscapes” for Year-Round Interest

Mt. Cuba Center's Eileen Boyle and Duncan Himmelman, show how to incorporate native plants in home landscaping.

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2.1.18 Thursday - PHS McLean Library Book Group

This month's selection: Turtle Diary by Russell Hoban.

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2.2.18 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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2.3.18 Saturday - Flower Show Artistic Workshop: ABC’s of Entering the Flower Show

Try your creative ideas and fine-tune your exhibit for the 2018 Flower Show.

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2.3.18 Saturday - So, You Want to Keep Honeybees…

Explore equipment requirements, hive location, honey production, and honeybee management with a beekeeper with 40 years of experience.

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2.5.18 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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2.6.18 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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2.6.18 Tuesday - Wintergarden - Seed Starting

This winter, wander America’s Garden Capital Maze at Dilworth Park, a holiday-inspired garden created in partnership with Greater Philadelphia Gardens. Get a jump on Spring! Learn the basics of starting seeds indoors and out. Participants will take home newly planted seeds to transplant in their garden.

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2.6.18 Tuesday - The Real Dirt: Soil and Plant Growth

Discover the components of soil and their relevance to plant growth. Topics will include the physical nature of soil and a brief discussion of soil chemistry.

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2.7.18 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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2.7.18 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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2.8.18 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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2.8.18 Thursday - Native “Plantscapes” for Year-Round Interest

Mt. Cuba Center's Eileen Boyle and Duncan Himmelman, show how to incorporate native plants in home landscaping.

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2.8.18 Thursday - International Trip Presentation: Gardens of Ireland

Join PHS Membership Director, Suzanne Betts for a visually delightful presentation on her recent travels to gardens in Ireland.

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2.8.18 Thursday - Rare Book Talk : Victoria Regia, the Royal Water Lily

To celebrate the 2018 Philadelphia Flower Show theme “Wonders of Water” see two botanical and bibliographic wonders from the PHS McLean Library’s special collections.

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2.9.18 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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2.10.18 Saturday - Wintergarden - Valentine Flowers to Wear

This winter, wander America’s Garden Capital Maze at Dilworth Park, a holiday-inspired garden created in partnership with Greater Philadelphia Gardens. Show your Valentine extra love by creating a floral headpiece or boutonniere that would make cupid proud.

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2.10.18 Saturday - Your Small Space Garden

Learn how container gardening, vertical gardening, and specific plants can be deployed in your small-space garden

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2.10.18 Saturday - Grow Your Berry Best-Small Fruits for the Backyard

Learn from an agriculture expert what it takes to succeed in growing berry crops in your backyard.

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2.12.18 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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2.13.18 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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2.13.18 Tuesday - Wintergarden - Valentines Flowers to Wear

This winter, wander America’s Garden Capital Maze at Dilworth Park, a holiday-inspired garden created in partnership with Greater Philadelphia Gardens. Show your Valentine extra love by creating a floral headpiece or boutonniere that would make cupid proud.

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2.13.18 Tuesday - The Real Dirt: Soil and Plant Growth

Discover the components of soil and their relevance to plant growth. Topics will include the physical nature of soil and a brief discussion of soil chemistry.

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2.14.18 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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2.15.18 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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2.15.18 Thursday - Behind-the-Scenes Flower Show Greenhouse Tour

Join Meadowbrook Farm growers on a tour of the greenhouses, highlighting plants that will be used in the 2018 Philadelphia Flower Show.

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2.16.18 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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2.16.18 Friday - Behind-the-Scenes Flower Show Greenhouse Tour

Join Meadowbrook Farm growers on a tour of the greenhouses, highlighting plants that will be used in the 2018 Philadelphia Flower Show.

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2.17.18 Saturday - Your Small Space Garden

Learn how container gardening, vertical gardening, and specific plants can be deployed in your small-space garden

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2.19.18 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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2.20.18 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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2.20.18 Tuesday - The Real Dirt: Soil and Plant Growth

Discover the components of soil and their relevance to plant growth. Topics will include the physical nature of soil and a brief discussion of soil chemistry.

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2.21.18 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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2.22.18 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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2.22.18 Thursday - Lecture, Reception & book Signing: Urban Forests, Jill Jonnes

Join author Jill Jonnes as she discusses the significance and beauty of the trees around us.

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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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - Workshop: Pruning for Homeowners

Learn basic pruning principles and how to use the best tools for the job at Mt. Cuba Center.

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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 - 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 - Structured Beauty: A Hands on Exploration with Mark Pampling

Join us for an exploration into not only the varied uses of chicken wire, but other elements as well. Wood Band, Wire Weaving, and Woven Rattan.

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3.3.18 Saturday - Chicken Wire Reimagined

Experience the endless creative possibilities of chicken wire in floral design in this lecture demonstration with leading international floral designer Mark Pampling.

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3.4.18 Sunday - Structured Beauty: A Hands on Exploration with Mark Pampling

Join us for an exploration into not only the varied uses of chicken wire, but other elements as well. Wood Band, Wire Weaving, and Woven Rattan.

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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 - 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 - 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 - 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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3.9.18 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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3.12.18 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 - 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 - 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 - 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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3.15.18 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 Phytotherapy

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 - 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 - 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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3.19.18 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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3.20.18 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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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3.29.18 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 - 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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4.2.18 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.

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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.

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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.

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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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4.5.18 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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4.6.18 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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4.9.18 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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4.10.18 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.

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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.

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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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4.12.18 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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4.13.18 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.

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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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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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4.20.18 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.

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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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4.24.18 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.

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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 - 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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4.26.18 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.

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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.

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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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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.

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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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5.3.18 Thursday - PHS McLean Library Book Group

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

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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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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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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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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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5:30–6:30pm PWD Rain Check Program
 
 
 
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