Experience Meadowbrook Farm like never before with our Thursday Gardening Series!
First Thursdays: Family Fun in the Garden
First Thursdays, 4 - 7 PM
First Thursdays are free and open for families with pre-school and elementary-aged children to come to Meadowbrook's newly created Family Garden. These programs will include a story, a craft and a scavenger hunt based on a new, horticultural theme each month.
Although this program is free and "come and go as you wish," registration is suggested, and donations are encouraged. We will take registration for up to 50 people, including children.
Second Thursdays: Gardening 101
Second Thursdays, 6 - 8 PM
Second Thursdays are open to gardeners to learn about a specific type of gardening or group of plants.
April 12 - Spring Vegetables
May 10 - Grown Your Own Flowers
June 14 - Container Gardening
July 12 - Herbs, Summer Vegetables and Harvesting featuring Mike McGrath of WHYY's You Bet Your Garden
August 9 - Trees & Shrubs
September 13 - Houseplant Care
Fee: $20 per program for members or $25 for non-members. Save and sign up for the whole series ($100 all 6 programs for members or $125 for non-members.
Third Thursdays: Tours with a Twist
Third Thursdays, 6 - 8 PM
Third Thursdays are open to anyone interested in touring the house and gardens at Meadowbrook while learning about a new group of plants each month. Each program will feature a refreshment and puts a fun “twist” on learning in the garden.
Fee: $30 members; $35 non-members
Fourth Thursdays: Garden to Vase - a BYOB Floral Workshop Series
Fourth Thursdays, 6 - 8 PM
Fourth Thursdays are open to anyone interested in learning about floral design while having fun with friends. Everyone will get to take home their creation based on a new theme each month. Participants are encouraged to BYO a beverage of their choice! *Please call 215.988.1698 to register for all six programs at the discounted rate.
Fee: $20 per program for members or $25 for non-members. Save and sign up for the whole series ($100 all 6 programs for members or $125 for non members.)
Fifth Thursdays: Shop and Stroll
Fifth Thursdays, 5 - 8 PM
Fifth Thursdays will occur twice during the months of April through September; May 31st and August 30th. These special evenings will include shopping discounts, live music and great horticultural information. Participants are encouraged to bring their own picnic and a blanket and enjoy the grounds before or after shopping Meadowbrook’s great selection of specialty plants.
Free/ No registration required.