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Please register with Karen Papastrat for tours at kpapastrat@gmail.com

 


 Trips and Tours 2019

MWGC Trips and Tours Spring 2019

Wednesday May 1, 2019

Princeton University Campus Green Tour

Visitor Parking Lot 23 Faculty Road

Princeton, NJ 08540 Shuttle bus will bring us to Chapel for the guided tour

Carpool leaving Masonic Hall: 8:45am, Tour start time: 10:00am

Cost: $5.00pp plus optional lunch at Triumph Brewery 138 Nassau St.

This is a guided tour of Main Campus grounds at Princeton University.  Focus of the tour includes trees, grounds, and plantings of this beautiful and vibrant campus.  Historical buildings will also be highlighted.

 

 

Monday May 20, 2019

Of the Woods, Hydrangea & Peony Farm

180 Gun Club Road

Barto, PA 19504

Carpool leaving Masonic Hall: 9:15am, Tour start time: 10:30am

Cost: approx. $5.00pp plus optional lunch at Trails Inn Café, Bear Creek Resort

This is a private tour for "Peak Peony” viewing at the farm. Members can "tag their peony's for pickup in the fall.  A few peony's will be available for spring transplanting.  Lunch nearby at Bear Creek Resort.

 

 

Tuesday June 11, 2019

Hortulus Farm

60 Thompson Mill Road

Newtown PA 18940

Carpool leaving Masonic Hall 9:45am, Tour start time 10:30am

Cost: $35.00pp plus optional lunch at local restaurant TBD

This is a beautiful and historic property and right in our backyard! The fully guided tour includes a tour of the beautiful gardens, a tour of the Isaiah Warner House built between 11793-1830, two immense dairy barns, and the museum.

 

 

2019 Guidelines for MWGC Trips & Tours

 

1.      Payment in full is requested one week prior to tour date.

2.      Payment is requested in cash for individuals., no personal checks.

3.      Members can sign up one guest per tour initially, if space allows

additional guests may be added.

4.      Guests must provide their own transportation.

5.      For non-member guests, please contact Karen Papastrat directly.

 

 

 

You can sign up at the monthly meetings or call/text me directly at 215-630-6149. 

Hope you can join us!  Karen Papastrat


 

sign up at a monthly meeting to call /text Karen directly at 215 630 6149

Hope you can join us!  Karen Papastrat



 




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www.marthawashingtongardenclub.org

 



 



MEETINGS:

All are welcome – Guest Fee $5 at door 
no reservations necessary for lectures 

held at 12:30 at the Lower Bucks Masonic Hall on Edgewood Rd , Yardley, PA




 

The presentations for MWGC for 2018 will be as follows:


 

Here's a sneak peak at some of our exciting lineup of speakers for the 2018-2019 season. Check out more details later at     www.marthawashingtongardenclub.org
All meeting at held at the Lower Bucks Masonic Hall, 1600 Edgewood Rd, Yardley unless otherwise stated . Meeting begins at 12:30, speaker begins at 1 PM


March 27, 2019
"The 10 Most Useful Plants in PA before Columbus" by Chris Applegate, Churchville Nature Center
Long before Columbus arrived, Native Americans used their botanic resources for food, medicine, building materials, fibers and dyes. Come and hear how they took advantage of hundreds of plants to meet their specific needs.

April 24, 2019
"Why Fly to Holland when you can Drive to Holland (and all about Tulips) by Marco Jurjevich, Holland Ridge Farms, NJ
Learn all you ever wanted to know about tulips from Holland Ridge Farm, who boast acres of over 1 million  spectacular tulips  in all colors during their gorgeous Spring Tulip Festival

May 22, 2019
"Introduction to Hyponic Growing" by Dominick Mack, BrightFarms, Yardley
BrightFarms uses the freshest local produce, delivered to your supermarket within 24 hours of harvest year-round, using sustainable growing methods. Find out about our own BrightFarms, located on Stony Hill Road, Yardley

          



 


 


 
 


 

 

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