Events Calendar

Gardening, Garden Tours & Flower Shows
Events for 5/31/17 (Wednesday)
GARDENING HELP DESK
Free Library of Northampton Township, 25 Upper Holland Rd., Richboro, PA 18954 (map)
Date: 5/31/17 Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM   
CONTACT: 2153573050   |    EMAIL
Free help for all your gardening questions. A master gardener from the Penn State Extension Service will be here to answer all gardening questions. The Show More...help desk will be open each Wed. through the spring. No registration.. ...Show Less
Events for 6/2/17 (Friday)
AN EVENING IN THE CLOISTER
Glencairn Museum, 1001 Cathedral Road, Bryn Athyn, PA 19009 (map)
Date: 6/2/17 Time: 6:00 to 9:00 pm    WEBSITE
CONTACT: 267-502-2009   |    EMAIL
Where else in the Philadelphia area can you spend a summer evening with friends in a medieval-style cloister garden, enjoying the music of world-class Show More...guitarist Blane Bostock, delicious food and refreshing beverages? Celebrate the beginning of summer with an evening in Glencairn Museum's cloister garden. The event will include live music, light refreshments, beer, wine, access to the collections on the first floor of the Museum and the sunset view from the tower.
Live music will be provided by Blane Bostock. Blane Bostock began his guitar studies at age 9, playing folk and rock music. At 13 he began his jazz studies, and studied with teachers from Philadelphia for seven years. Bostock played for many years in a variety of settings: small groups, big bands, rock, soul, disco and country bands, as well as jazz ensembles. In 2003 Bostock appeared with Latin legend Johnny Pacheco as a soloist in "A Night of Latin Classics," featuring arrangements especially commissioned for the concert from artists like Reuben Gonzales ("Buena Vista Social Club") and Bebo Valdes. Performances were held at the Allentown Symphony and the Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts at the University of Pennsylvania. Currently, he is looking forward to serving as musical director and performing in a musical based on the Blue Period of Pablo Picasso, at the Drake theater (15th and Spruce Philadelphia, PA) from August 18th through the 27th 2017. The musical will feature flamenco and French cabaret dancers from Mexico, Venezuela and other countries. In addition to playing guitar, Blane will also play a variety of instruments including the melodica, the cuatro (a small 8 stringed Puerto Rican guitar), and a two tiered Echo harmonica. Blane Bostock currently lives in Bryn Athyn, PA.
$20 General Admission, $15 for Museum Members, $10 for Designated Drivers.
Must be 21+. Tickets are limited. Advance tickets available through Tuesday, May 30 by visiting the Museum or calling 267.502.2990. Tickets will also be sold at the door (subject to availability).. ...Show Less
MOONLIGHT & ROSES
Morris Arboretum, 100 E. Northwestern Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19118 (map)
Date: 6/2/17 Time: 6pm - 11pm    WEBSITE
CONTACT: 215.247.5777   |    EMAIL
Moonlight & Roses is the Morris Arboretum's annual fundraising gala to support all aspects of the Arboretum's mission.
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Glencairn Museum, 1001 Cathedral Road, Bryn Athyn, PA 19009 (map)
Date: 6/2/17 Time: 6:00 to 9:00 pm    WEBSITE
CONTACT: 267-502-2009   |    EMAIL
Where else in the Philadelphia area can you spend a summer evening with friends in a medieval-style cloister garden, enjoying the music of world-class Show More...guitarist Blane Bostock, delicious food and refreshing beverages? Celebrate the beginning of summer with an evening in Glencairn Museum's cloister garden. The event will include live music, light refreshments, beer, wine, access to the collections on the first floor of the Museum and the sunset view from the tower.
Live music will be provided by Blane Bostock. Blane Bostock began his guitar studies at age 9, playing folk and rock music. At 13 he began his jazz studies, and studied with teachers from Philadelphia for seven years. Bostock played for many years in a variety of settings: small groups, big bands, rock, soul, disco and country bands, as well as jazz ensembles. In 2003 Bostock appeared with Latin legend Johnny Pacheco as a soloist in "A Night of Latin Classics," featuring arrangements especially commissioned for the concert from artists like Reuben Gonzales ("Buena Vista Social Club") and Bebo Valdes. Performances were held at the Allentown Symphony and the Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts at the University of Pennsylvania. Currently, he is looking forward to serving as musical director and performing in a musical based on the Blue Period of Pablo Picasso, at the Drake theater (15th and Spruce Philadelphia, PA) from August 18th through the 27th 2017. The musical will feature flamenco and French cabaret dancers from Mexico, Venezuela and other countries. In addition to playing guitar, Blane will also play a variety of instruments including the melodica, the cuatro (a small 8 stringed Puerto Rican guitar), and a two tiered Echo harmonica. Blane Bostock currently lives in Bryn Athyn, PA.
$20 General Admission, $15 for Museum Members, $10 for Designated Drivers.
Must be 21+. Tickets are limited. Advance tickets available through Tuesday, May 30 by visiting the Museum or calling 267.502.2990. Tickets will also be sold at the door (subject to availability).. ...Show Less
Events for 6/3/17 (Saturday)
BACKYARD CHICKENS
Snipes Farm & Education Center, 890 W. Bridge Street, Morrisville, PA 19067 (map)
Date: 6/3/17 Time: 10am - noon    WEBSITE
CONTACT: Melanie Douty-Snipes, 215-295-1139 Ext. 105   |    EMAIL
Learn the ins and outs of housing and care for your fine feathered friends. Explore ideal egg laying breeds, social behavior and sources for coop building Show More...materials, equipment and feed. Municipal law, how to keep your chickens and your neighbors happy will also be discussed.. ...Show Less
Events for 6/4/17 (Sunday)
MEET AND GREET ARTIST OF THE MONTH - LUCIA GRILLETTO
GATHERING ART GALLERY AND BOUTIQUE (next to Paganini's restaurant), 65a West State Street, Doylestown, PA 18901 (map)
Date: 6/4/17 Time: 12:00 TO 4:00 PM    WEBSITE     Sponsored by: GATHERING ART GALLERY AND BOUTIQUE
CONTACT: 650 922-7196   |    EMAIL
Meet And Greet Artist of The Month Lucia Grilletto. Open house and complimentary refreshments will be served. Lucia is a multi media artist known for Show More...her reverse paintings on glass, watercolors, oils, acrylics and her latest passion: painting with palette knives. Come, bring a friend and let Lucia explain the centuries old technique of reverse painting.. ...Show Less
Events for 6/7/17 (Wednesday)
BUCKS COUNTY FOODSHED ALLIANCE ANNOUNCES THREE 2017 FARM EVENINGS: KICKS OFF WITH HERSHBERGER HERITAGE FARM ON JUNE 7TH
Hershberger Heritage Farm, 1614 Ridge Road, Sellersville, PA 18960 (map)
Date: 6/7/17 Time: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm    WEBSITE     Sponsored by: Bucks County Foodshed Alliance
CONTACT: 215.621.8967 / Renee Cauller   |    EMAIL
The Bucks County Foodshed Alliance, Bucks County chapter of Buy Fresh Buy Local® announce the 2017 series of popular farm evenings that introduce consumers Show More...to the local small-scale producers who put the freshest foods onto our tables via direct sales, community-supported agriculture operations (CSAs), farmers' markets, farm stands and other venues.
The 2017 series opens Wednesday, June 7, with a visit to Hershberger Heritage Farm, 1614 Ridge Road, Sellersville, PA 18960. While the tour is free, donations to offset the cost of BCFA's programs are strongly encouraged.
Hershberger Heritage Farm is a family owned and operated certified organic farm run by the Layton Family. After spending eight years in the US Air Force, the Laytons settled in Bucks County. Hershberger Heritage Farm's goal is to produce food that is grown responsibly and sustainably. They offer Certified Organic Chicken, Certified Organic Turkey, Certified Organic Eggs, Organic Grass Fed Beef, Organic Pastured Pork, Organic Grass Fed Lamb, and Organic Livestock Feed.
Hershberger's Farm Store will be open for your convenience during the Farm Tour; come prepared to stock up! They also sell at the Doylestown, Yardley, and Southampton Farmers Markets.
For updates and more information visit www.hhf.farm.
The evening's potluck meal runs from 6:00 to 7:00pm, with the tour to follow. Visitors are expected to bring a dish to share with others and their family's own eating equipment, beverages and seating, and they should expect to carry out their own trash. This educational and entertaining event is appropriate for children of all ages who are under an adult's supervision. Please wear appropriate footwear for the farm.
The series continues with two more summer farm evenings:
July 5, Wednesday
Aro Hill Farm, 2624 Dark Hollow Road, Jamison, PA 18929
Visit Aro Hill Farm on Facebook
Meet the Wertmans, a veteran, now farmer and his wife, and learn about the farm they've built.
August 2, Wednesday
Bedminster Orchard, 1024 Kellers Church Road, Perkasie, PA 18944
Visit Bedminster Orchard on Facebook
Brett Saddington will show us around his orchard and share his orchard's history and challenges.
Any cancellations due to severe weather will be posted on the BCFA website and Facebook page. For more information: 215.621.8967 or BucksFoodshed.org.. ...Show Less
GARDENING HELP DESK
Free Library of Northampton Township, 25 Upper Holland Rd., Richboro, PA 18954 (map)
Date: 6/7/17 Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM   
CONTACT: 2153573050   |    EMAIL
Free help for all your gardening questions. A master gardener from the Penn State Extension Service will be here to answer all gardening questions. The Show More...help desk will be open each Wed. through the spring. No registration.. ...Show Less
Events for 6/14/17 (Wednesday)
GARDENING HELP DESK
Free Library of Northampton Township, 25 Upper Holland Rd., Richboro, PA 18954 (map)
Date: 6/14/17 Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM   
CONTACT: 2153573050   |    EMAIL
Free help for all your gardening questions. A master gardener from the Penn State Extension Service will be here to answer all gardening questions. The Show More...help desk will be open each Wed. through the spring. No registration.. ...Show Less
Events for 6/15/17 (Thursday)
BUCKS COUNTY ORCHID SOCIETY MEETING
Churchville Nature Center, 501 Churchville Ln, Churchville, PA 18966 (map)
Date: 6/15/17 Time: 7:30pm    WEBSITE     Sponsored by: Bucks County Orchid Society
The Bucks County Orchid Society (BCOS) is a small group of orchid enthusiasts that meet ten times a year to share ideas, experiences, and knowledge about Show More...orchid growing. Our membership includes beginners, experienced hobbyists, commercial growers, and AOS judges, who grow their orchids on windowsills, under lights and in greenhouses. Many bring in blooming plants for the show table. Most meetings feature a knowledgeable speaker and a plant raffle.
We are an affiliate of the American Orchid Society (AOS), participate in native orchid conservation projects, and coordinate our activities with other regional AOS affiliates.
Meetings are open to the public, and are held on the third Thursday of the month (except July and August) at 7:30pm, at the Churchville Nature Center.. ...Show Less
MASTER GARDENER SERIES 2017 AT THE EASTON AREA PUBLIC LIBRARY
EASTON AREA PUBLIC LIBRARYCatherine Drake Meeting Room - lower level, handicapped accessible, 515 Church Street, Easton, PA 18042 (map)
Date: 6/15/17 Time: All programs begin at 6:30 pm   
CONTACT: 610-258-2917 x310   |    EMAIL
April 20 - Small Space Vegetable Gardening - Lori Metz
May 18 - Container Gardening from A to Z - Linc Coffin
June 15 - Water Gardening Basics - Show More...Lori Metz
July 20 - English Cottage Gardens - Fred Buse
August 17 - Tracking Climate Change through
Bloom Times, Birds, and Insects - Diane Husic
September 21 - Fall Gardening Clean Up - Linc Coffin
October 19 - Plants of Murder and Mayhem - Lori Metz
These programs occur on the third Thursday of the month from April to October.
These events are free & open to the public.. ...Show Less
Events for 6/17/17 (Saturday)
FAIRY FESTIVAL
County Line Landscape Nursery, www.countylinenursery.net, Franconia, PA 19438 (map)
Date: 6/17/17 Time: 12 PM-4 PM    WEBSITE
CONTACT: 215-723-8956   |    EMAIL
Fairies, elves, pirates, and all other magical creatures are invited to join us for this whimsical event!

Face painting, a fairy parade led by Show More...the fairy queen, fairy market with local vendors, flower crown making craft, performances by the Magical Circus of SpinCO, fairy house building, hula hooping contests, dancing, and more!

Something for all ages!

More info on our facebook event page:
https://www.facebook.com/events/240245426381408/. ...Show Less
GARDEN TOUR - DOYLESTOWN
Tickets on sale at Bowman's Hill Wildflower Preserve and the Doylestown Bookshop; $!0 in advance, Date: 6/17/17 Time: 10:00am to 3:00pm    WEBSITE     Sponsored by: Bucks Chapter - Woman's National Farm & Garden Assoc, Bowman's Hill Wildflower Preserve, Audubon PA
A garden tour showcasing six Doylestown area residential gardens in transition to the use of native plants and creative water management; native plants Show More...will be sold at one of the garden sites. ...Show Less
Events for 6/18/17 (Sunday)
MAKE YOUR OWN BONSAI WORKSHOP
The Market at Delval, 2100 Lower State Road, Doylestown, PA 18901 (map)
Date: 6/18/17 Time: 11am,6-9pm    WEBSITE
CONTACT: 215-230-7170   |    EMAIL
This workshop includes your choice of one of the following tropical indoor trees:
Portulacaria afra - Baby Jade
Ficus b. 'Nicole' - Dwarf variegated Show More...Ficus
Syzygium paniaculatum - Australian Brush Cherry
Serissa japonica - Tree of a thousand Stars
Also included is a bonsai training pot (with upgrades available), bonsai soil, training wire, leaf pruner, fresh moss to compliment your tree, and a "Bonsai Basics" packet.
Hands on demonstration given by Scott White, owner of Bucks County Bonsai.. ...Show Less
Events for 6/25/17 (Sunday)
ST. JOSEPH'S CHURCH SUMMER FESTIVAL
St. Joseph's Parish Center, 5050 St Joseph's Rd, Coopersburg, PA 18036 (map)
Date: 6/25/17 Time: 12:00 PM - 7:00 PM    WEBSITE     Sponsored by: St. Joseph's Church
CONTACT: 610-965-2877   |   
St. Joseph's Church
Summer Festival
Sunday June 25 2017
12:00 PM - 7:00 PM Rain or Shine
Entertainment:
St. Joe's Talent Showcase
Joe Show More...Lazorik "Good Times Piano Music"
Billy Bauer & Chris Lorenzetti
Scott Marshall & The Hillbilly Souls
Join us for our traditional church picnic with food, drinks, games, music, dance, and old fashioned family fun!
Enter for a chance to win a New York Trip and BONANZA Raffle
Tickets for sale for Additional info call 610-965-2877. ...Show Less
Events for 7/20/17 (Thursday)
MASTER GARDENER SERIES 2017 AT THE EASTON AREA PUBLIC LIBRARY
EASTON AREA PUBLIC LIBRARYCatherine Drake Meeting Room - lower level, handicapped accessible, 515 Church Street, Easton, PA 18042 (map)
Date: 7/20/17 Time: All programs begin at 6:30 pm   
CONTACT: 610-258-2917 x310   |    EMAIL
April 20 - Small Space Vegetable Gardening - Lori Metz
May 18 - Container Gardening from A to Z - Linc Coffin
June 15 - Water Gardening Basics - Show More...Lori Metz
July 20 - English Cottage Gardens - Fred Buse
August 17 - Tracking Climate Change through
Bloom Times, Birds, and Insects - Diane Husic
September 21 - Fall Gardening Clean Up - Linc Coffin
October 19 - Plants of Murder and Mayhem - Lori Metz
These programs occur on the third Thursday of the month from April to October.
These events are free & open to the public.. ...Show Less
Events for 7/27/17 (Thursday)
NATURE LOVER'S BOOK CLUB
The Doylestown Bookshop, 16 S. Main St., Doylestown, PA 18938 (map)
Date: 7/27/17 Time: 6:15pm    WEBSITE     Sponsored by: Bucks County Audubon Society
CONTACT: Heidi Shiver - 215-297-5880   |    EMAIL
Calling all nature enthusiasts and book worms for the Bucks County Audubon Society Nature Lover's Book Club to be held at the Doylestown Bookshop every Show More...4th Thursday of the month at 6:15pm! The group is open to anyone who has a passion for the environment and wants to share and discuss with like-minded individuals. To get started on your reading journey, visit our blog site for discussion questions, future book lists, and a link to purchase the book (at discount!) from the Doylestown Bookshop. We welcome your insights and input for these readings!. ...Show Less
Events for 8/17/17 (Thursday)
MASTER GARDENER SERIES 2017 AT THE EASTON AREA PUBLIC LIBRARY
EASTON AREA PUBLIC LIBRARYCatherine Drake Meeting Room - lower level, handicapped accessible, 515 Church Street, Easton, PA 18042 (map)
Date: 8/17/17 Time: All programs begin at 6:30 pm   
CONTACT: 610-258-2917 x310   |    EMAIL
April 20 - Small Space Vegetable Gardening - Lori Metz
May 18 - Container Gardening from A to Z - Linc Coffin
June 15 - Water Gardening Basics - Show More...Lori Metz
July 20 - English Cottage Gardens - Fred Buse
August 17 - Tracking Climate Change through
Bloom Times, Birds, and Insects - Diane Husic
September 21 - Fall Gardening Clean Up - Linc Coffin
October 19 - Plants of Murder and Mayhem - Lori Metz
These programs occur on the third Thursday of the month from April to October.
These events are free & open to the public.. ...Show Less
Events for 8/24/17 (Thursday)
NATURE LOVER'S BOOK CLUB
The Doylestown Bookshop, 16 S. Main St., Doylestown, PA 18938 (map)
Date: 8/24/17 Time: 6:15pm    WEBSITE     Sponsored by: Bucks County Audubon Society
CONTACT: Heidi Shiver - 215-297-5880   |    EMAIL
Calling all nature enthusiasts and book worms for the Bucks County Audubon Society Nature Lover's Book Club to be held at the Doylestown Bookshop every Show More...4th Thursday of the month at 6:15pm! The group is open to anyone who has a passion for the environment and wants to share and discuss with like-minded individuals. To get started on your reading journey, visit our blog site for discussion questions, future book lists, and a link to purchase the book (at discount!) from the Doylestown Bookshop. We welcome your insights and input for these readings!. ...Show Less

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