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SOLD OUT Afternoon Tea and Garden Stroll
Jun
19
1:00 PM13:00

SOLD OUT Afternoon Tea and Garden Stroll

Enjoy a full tea at Orchard Hill, featuring tea sandwiches, scones, and desserts accompanied by a selection of teas. A seasonal garden tour led by a volunteer docent follows the meal.

$45/$37 member, group of 8 or more.

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Floral Design Workshop
Aug
10
10:30 AM10:30

Floral Design Workshop

Under the director of Scott Lucas, Head Grower and designer of the floral arrangements at Westbury House, you will create an arrangement using flowers from our cut garden. Registration fee includes all materials.

Price: $50/$45 member

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Afternoon Tea and Garden Stroll
Sep
18
1:00 PM13:00

Afternoon Tea and Garden Stroll

Enjoy a full tea at Orchard Hill, featuring tea sandwiches, scones, and desserts accompanied by a selection of teas. A seasonal garden tour led by a volunteer docent follows the meal.

$45/$37 member, group of 8 or more.

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Afternoon Tea and Garden Stroll
Sep
25
1:00 PM13:00

Afternoon Tea and Garden Stroll

Enjoy a full tea at Orchard Hill, featuring tea sandwiches, scones, and desserts accompanied by a selection of teas. A seasonal garden tour led by a volunteer docent follows the meal.

$45/$37 member, group of 8 or more.

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SOLD OUT Afternoon Tea and Garden Stroll
Jun
12
1:00 PM13:00

SOLD OUT Afternoon Tea and Garden Stroll

Enjoy a full tea at Orchard Hill, featuring tea sandwiches, scones, and desserts accompanied by a selection of teas. A seasonal garden tour led by a volunteer docent follows the meal.

$45/$37 member, group of 8 or more.

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Afternoon Tea and Garden Stroll SOLD OUT
May
22
1:00 PM13:00

Afternoon Tea and Garden Stroll SOLD OUT

Enjoy a full tea at Orchard Hill, featuring tea sandwiches, scones, and desserts accompanied by a selection of teas. A seasonal garden tour led by a volunteer docent follows the meal.

$45/$37 member, group of 8 or more.

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Floral Design Workshop
Apr
20
10:30 AM10:30

Floral Design Workshop

After a long, gray winter, color is welcome around the home. Under the direction of Scott Lucas, Head Grower and designer of floral arrangements for Westbury House, you will create an arrangement to grace your spring table and to brighten any day. Registration fee includes all materials.

Price: $50/$45 member

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The Natural World of Winnie the Pooh
Apr
11
11:00 AM11:00

The Natural World of Winnie the Pooh

Discover the world of Winne the Pooh and his friends in a presentation by Kathryn Aalto, an American writer, designer, historian and lecturer living in Exeter, England. For the past twenty-five years, her focus has been on places where nature and culture intersect: teaching the literature of nature and place, designing gardens, and writing about the natural world.

11:00am followed by a booksigning and optional lunch.

$15/$12 member; optional lunch for additional $20

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Philadelphia Flower Show
Mar
6
8:00 AM08:00

Philadelphia Flower Show

The Friends of Old Westbury Gardens  invites you to join us for The 2019 Philadelphia Flower Show
"Flower Power" The show will feature stunning landscapes, garden and breathtaking floral displays which will interpret flowers' power to inspire, decorate, style and enrich our lives.

Wednesday, March 6, 2019
(snow date, March 7)

The Flower Show is a top destination and "must experience" horticultural event, attracting 250,000 visitors annually to the Pennsylvania Convention Center, a showcase of excellence that dates back to 1829.  Join the Friends of Old Westbury Gardens for a trip to the Philadelphia Flower Show! To make this day even more special, a member of the Old Westbury Gardens Horticulture staff will be joining us to share their insights. 

Tickets are $125 per person, or $100 if you register two or more people online.
 
Includes round-trip transportation from Old Westbury Gardens to the Show venue, snacks on the bus, and admission to the Show. (Meals are on your own). 

Coach bus departs from Old Westbury Gardens at 8:00 am and will return to the Gardens approximately by 8:00 pm. Pre-registration required. 

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