Moffatt-Ladd House - Presentation
Sep
12
11:00 AM11:00

Moffatt-Ladd House - Presentation

Green Thumbs In The White House

Take a trip through time at 1600 Pennsylvania Ave, as we examine the horticultural history behind the "Executive Residence".  We'll learn about the people, both Presidents and gardeners, who have left their mark on the White House.  This illustrated presentation will show glimpses of the "President's Park" as it has changed from 1790 to the present.

Please note this presentation is offered to members/guests attending the NSCDA-NH September Meeting.

For more information on the Moffatt-Ladd House & Garden, visit http://www.moffattladd.org/ 

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Pierce Brigade - Presentation
Sep
27
7:00 PM19:00

Pierce Brigade - Presentation

  • Franklin Pierce Manse Concord, NH (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Of Pods, Packets, Plants & Promise...

A brief history of how America has bartered, bought and sold plants...from Bartram to Burbank to Ball.  Follow the story of how the need to satisfy our "plant bug" in the many ways we've imported, bred, packaged and marketed seeds and plants has evolved over time. 

For more information on the Franklin Pierce Manse, visit http://www.piercemanse.org/Home_Page.html

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Opechee Garden Club Presentation
Nov
5
2:00 PM14:00

Opechee Garden Club Presentation

Green Thumbs In The White House (Holiday Edition)

Our presentation of horticulture over the years at the White House with a special holiday season twist!  While we explore the history of gardens and gardening at 1600 Pennsylvania Ave, there will be anecdotes and illustrations of the house and grounds during the holiday season.

A presentation sponsored by the Opechee Garden Club

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Franklin Pierce Manse - Plant Sale
May
18
to May 19

Franklin Pierce Manse - Plant Sale

  • Franklin Pierce Manse Concord, NH (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

2nd Annual Gardeners' Weekend Plant Sale

Join us for this annual fundraiser, proceeds of which go to support the Pierce Brigade and its efforts to maintain the Pierce Manse and tell the story of New Hampshire's only native president!  We will be offering annuals, herbs and vegetable transplants, with a selection of many heirloom varieties.  Stop by and support this NH landmark and get your garden off to an historic start!

Saturday 4:00 to 7:00pm    Sunday 10:00am-2:00pm

For more information on the Franklin Pierce Manse, visit http://www.piercemanse.org/Home_Page.html

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Kirkwood Gardens Day - Plant Sale
Jun
1
9:00 AM09:00

Kirkwood Gardens Day - Plant Sale

Kirkwood Gardens Annual Fundraising Event

Canterbury Plantation will once again be a vendor at this outstanding gardeners' event.  Gain inspiration from Kirkwood Gardens and find beautiful plants for your own garden.  Kirkwood Gardens Day is held each June, rain or shine, at the gardens on Route 3 in Holderness. Garden lovers from across the Lakes Region and beyond come to purchase unique perennial plants and herbs.  Be sure to take part in the silent auction of garden items and desirable plants. Guests get free helpful opinions and advice from volunteer garden experts. Drinks and baked goods are for sale. All proceeds benefit Kirkwood Gardens.

  • Fine perennials from a prestigious New England nursery as well as the garden beds
  • Silent auction of desirable plants and garden items
  • Expert gardening advice
  • Hot and cold drinks and baked goods for sale

http://www.nhnature.org/visit/kirkwood_gardens.php

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The Fells 27th Annual Plant Sale
Jun
9
8:30 AM08:30

The Fells 27th Annual Plant Sale

  • The Fells Estate and Historic Gardens (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

This year we are happy to return to The Fells Estate and Gardens to help them celebrate their 27th Annual Plant Sale.  Open to all!

Buy quality, well established plants and shrubs propagated and field dug from The Fells very own gardens, as well as from the region’s finest nurseries. We also have a terrific selection of Fells signature, specialty alpine, and rock garden plants. Kevin Bragg from Canterbury Plantations joins us and you will love his heirloom herbs, annuals and vegetables. In addition, there will be professional landscape designers/architects on site to speak with you about your landscaping project, and you’ll find unique garden art and a white elephant table overflowing with gently used clay pots and landscape tools. Tours of our Main House and gardens will be offered free of charge beginning at 8:30am to all shoppers. Members, bring your membership cards and save 10% on all Fells plant purchases! Not a member? JOIN or RENEW your Fells Membership at our Information Table! Drive or walk to the Main House, where some parking is available.

For more information, visit http://www.thefells.org/

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The Fells 27th Annual Plant Sale-Members Only Night
Jun
8
4:00 PM16:00

The Fells 27th Annual Plant Sale-Members Only Night

This year we are happy to return to The Fells Estate and Gardens to help them celebrate their 27th Annual Plant Sale.  This preview sale is open to members of The Fells only, while the public is welcome to the sale the following day. 

Buy quality, well established plants and shrubs propagated and field dug from The Fells very own gardens, as well as from the region’s finest nurseries. We also have a terrific selection of Fells signature, specialty alpine, and rock garden plants. Kevin Bragg from Canterbury Plantation joins us and you will love his heirloom herbs, annuals and vegetables. In addition, there will be professional landscape designers/architects on site to speak with you about your landscaping project, and you’ll find unique garden art and a white elephant table overflowing with gently used clay pots and landscape tools.  Members, bring your membership cards and save 10% on all Fells plant purchases! Not a member? JOIN or RENEW your Fells Membership at our Information Table! Drive or walk to the Main House, where some parking is available.

For more information, visit http://www.thefells.org/

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Kirkwood Gardens Day - Plant Sale
Jun
2
9:00 AM09:00

Kirkwood Gardens Day - Plant Sale

Kirkwood Gardens Annual Fundraising Event

Canterbury Plantation will once again be a vendor at this outstanding gardeners' event.  Gain inspiration from Kirkwood Gardens and find beautiful plants for your own garden.  Kirkwood Gardens Day is held each June, rain or shine, at the gardens on Route 3 in Holderness. Garden lovers from across the Lakes Region and beyond come to purchase unique perennial plants and herbs.  Be sure to take part in the silent auction of garden items and desirable plants. Guests get free helpful opinions and advice from volunteer garden experts. Drinks and baked goods are for sale. All proceeds benefit Kirkwood Gardens.

  • Fine perennials from a prestigious New England nursery as well as the garden beds
  • Silent auction of desirable plants and garden items
  • Expert gardening advice
  • Hot and cold drinks and baked goods for sale

http://www.nhnature.org/visit/kirkwood_gardens.php

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New Hampshire Federation of Garden Clubs - Presentation
May
30
1:00 PM13:00

New Hampshire Federation of Garden Clubs - Presentation

Green Thumbs In The White House

Take a trip through time at 1600 Pennsylvania Ave, as we examine the horticultural history behind the "Executive Residence".  We'll learn about the people, both Presidents and gardeners, who have left their mark on the White House.  This illustrated presentation will show glimpses of the "President's Park" as it has changed from 1790 to the present.

Please note this presentation is offered to members/guests attending the NHFGC Annual Meeting only.

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Pierce Manse - Plant Sale
May
5
to May 6

Pierce Manse - Plant Sale

  • Franklin Pierce Manse Concord, NH (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

1st Annual Gardeners' Weekend Plant Sale

Join us for this "inaugural" fundraiser, proceeds of which go to support the Pierce Brigade and its efforts to maintain the Pierce Manse and tell the story of New Hampshire's only native president!  We will be offering annuals, herbs and vegetable transplants, with a selection of many heirloom varieties.  Stop by and support this NH landmark and get your garden off to an historic start!

Saturday 4:00 to 7:00pm    Sunday 10:00am-2:00pm

For more information on the Franklin Pierce Manse, visit http://www.piercemanse.org/Home_Page.html

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Garden at Tracey Library Annual Garden Party
Jun
18
2:00 PM14:00

Garden at Tracey Library Annual Garden Party

Presentation & Plant Sale

Join us at this annual event to support the Garden at Tracy Library in New London, NH.  We will first be presenting the Green Thumbs In The White House talk at 2pm.  Following the talk, we will have a selection of our plants for sale.  Proceeds from this days' sales will benefit the Garden at Tracy Library, designed in 1926 by the Olmstead Brothers firm and restored by volunteers in 2002.  For more information, check out www.gardenattracy.org .

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The Fells 26th Annual Plant Sale
Jun
10
8:30 AM08:30

The Fells 26th Annual Plant Sale

  • The Fells Estate and Historic Gardens (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

This year we are happy to return to The Fells Estate and Gardens to help them celebrate their 26th anniversary Plant Sale.  Open to all!

Buy quality, well established plants and shrubs propagated and field dug from The Fells very own gardens, as well as from the region’s finest nurseries. We also have a terrific selection of Fells signature, specialty alpine, and rock garden plants. Kevin Bragg from Canterbury Plantations joins us and you will love his heirloom herbs, annuals and vegetables. In addition, there will be professional landscape designers/architects on site to speak with you about your landscaping project, and you’ll find unique garden art and a white elephant table overflowing with gently used clay pots and landscape tools. Tours of our Main House and gardens will be offered free of charge beginning at 8:30am to all shoppers. Members, bring your membership cards and save 10% on all Fells plant purchases! Not a member? JOIN or RENEW your Fells Membership at our Information Table! Drive or walk to the Main House, where some parking is available.

For more information, visit http://www.thefells.org/

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Kirkwood Gardens Day Plant Sale
Jun
3
9:00 AM09:00

Kirkwood Gardens Day Plant Sale

Kirkwood Gardens Annual Fundraising Event

Canterbury Plantation will once again be a vendor at this outstanding gardeners' event.  Gain inspiration from Kirkwood Gardens and find beautiful plants for your own garden.  Kirkwood Gardens Day is held each June, rain or shine, at the gardens on Route 3 in Holderness. Garden lovers from across the Lakes Region and beyond come to purchase unique perennial plants and herbs.  Be sure to take part in the silent auction of garden items and desirable plants. Guests get free helpful opinions and advice from volunteer garden experts. Drinks and baked goods are for sale. All proceeds benefit Kirkwood Gardens.

  • Fine perennials from a prestigious New England nursery as well as the garden beds
  • Silent auction of desirable plants and garden items
  • Expert gardening advice
  • Hot and cold drinks and baked goods for sale

http://www.nhnature.org/visit/kirkwood_gardens.php

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Presentation - OLLI at Granite State College, Concord
Apr
24
1:00 PM13:00

Presentation - OLLI at Granite State College, Concord

Hands To Work Upon The Earth

The Story of Shaker Lands & Gardens

This illustrated journey using contemporary and current accounts, drawings, advertising and photos will explore the Shaker communities’ reliance upon and care for their farms, gardens and landscapes.  Learn about the seed industry, herbal enterprises, and the evolution of landscapes and gardening throughout the history of the Shakers in America from the 1700’s to today.

A special presentation sponsored by the OLLI program at Granite State College.  Please note there is a fee for this program.  For more information...http://olli.granite.edu/default.html

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Presentation - OLLI at Granite State College, Portsmouth
Apr
21
1:00 PM13:00

Presentation - OLLI at Granite State College, Portsmouth

Green Thumbs In The White House

Take a trip through time at 1600 Pennsylvania Ave, as we examine the horticultural history behind the "Executive Residence".  We'll learn about the people, both Presidents and gardeners, who have left their mark on the White House.  This illustrated presentation will show glimpses of the "President's Park" as it has changed from 1790 to the present.

A special presentation sponsored by the OLLI program at Granite State College.  Please note there is a fee for this program.  For more information...http://olli.granite.edu/default.html

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OLLI at Granite State College Presentation
Nov
2
3:00 PM15:00

OLLI at Granite State College Presentation

Green Thumbs In The White House (The Holiday Edition)

Our presentation of horticulture and landscapes over the years at the White House, with a special holidays twist!  While we explore the history of gardens and grounds at 1600 Pennsylvania Ave, there will be anecdotes and illustrations of the house and grounds during the Thanksgiving through New Years season.

This special presentation is sponsored by the OLLI program at Granite State College.  The presentation will be held over two days, the second session being held on November 9, 3:00-4:30.  Please note there is a fee for this program.  For more information...http://olli.granite.edu/default.html

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25th Annual Plant Sale at The Fells
Jun
11
8:30 AM08:30

25th Annual Plant Sale at The Fells

  • The Fells Historic Estate & Gardens (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

This year we are happy to return to The Fells Estate and Gardens to help them celebrate their 25th anniversary Plant Sale.  Open to all! A special sale set up at the Main House.

You will find:

  • A terrific selection of Fells signature plants, alpines, perennials and shrubs
  • Unique art for your garden from Sugar Plum Antiques
  • A white elephant table with gently used and well loved garden items
  • Complimentary coffee
  • Free raffle tickets for $25 Gift Certificates from local nursery partners
  • Raffle for a portrait of your garden by plein air artist Jen McCalmont
  • George Pelletierri Associates on hand to offer advice on your landscape project
  • Free admission to The Main House and gardens from 8:30am-noon. (Self-guided House Tours now available.)
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Kirkwood Gardens Annual Plant Sale
Jun
4
9:00 AM09:00

Kirkwood Gardens Annual Plant Sale

Kirkwood Gardens Annual Fundraising Event

Canterbury Plantation will once again be a vendor at this fun gardeners' event.  Gain inspiration from Kirkwood Gardens and find beautiful plants for your own garden.  Kirkwood Gardens Day is held each June, rain or shine, at the gardens on Route 3 in Holderness. Garden lovers from across the Lakes Region and beyond come to purchase unique perennial plants and take part in a silent auction of garden items and desirable plants. Guests get free helpful opinions and advice from volunteer garden experts. Drinks and baked goods are for sale. All proceeds benefit Kirkwood Gardens.

  • Fine perennials from a prestigious New England nursery as well as the garden beds
  • Silent auction of desirable plants and garden items
  • Expert gardening advice
  • Hot and cold drinks and baked goods for sale

http://www.nhnature.org/visit/kirkwood_gardens.php

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Pierce Brigade Presentation
Apr
28
7:00 PM19:00

Pierce Brigade Presentation

Green Thumbs In The White House

Take a trip through time at 1600 Pennsylvania Ave, as we examine the horticultural history behind the "Executive Residence".  We'll learn about the people, both Presidents and gardeners, who have left their mark on the White House.  This illustrated presentation will show glimpses of the "President's Park" as it has changed from 1790 to the present.

For more information on the Franklin Pierce Manse, visit http://www.piercemanse.org/Home_Page.html

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OLLI at Granite State Presentation
Apr
11
1:00 PM13:00

OLLI at Granite State Presentation

Green Thumbs In The White House

Take a trip through time at 1600 Pennsylvania Ave, as we examine the horticultural history behind the "Executive Residence".  We'll learn about the people, both Presidents and gardeners, who have left their mark on the White House.  This illustrated presentation will show glimpses of the "President's Park" as it has changed from 1790 to the present.

A special presentation sponsored by the OLLI program at Granite State College.  Please note there is a fee for this program.  For more information...http://olli.granite.edu/default.html

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OLLI at Granite State College Presentation
Dec
2
10:00 AM10:00

OLLI at Granite State College Presentation

  • Red River Theater Concord, NH (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Green Thumbs In The White House (Holiday Edition)

Our presentation of horticulture over the years at the White House with a special Christmas twist!  While we explore the history of gardens and gardening at 1600 Pennsylvania Ave, there will be anecdotes and illustrations of the house and grounds during the holiday season.

A special presentation sponsored by the OLLI program at Granite State College.  Please note there is a fee for this program.  For more information...http://olli.granite.edu/default.html

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Kirkwood Gardens Annual Plant Sale
May
30
9:00 AM09:00

Kirkwood Gardens Annual Plant Sale

Kirkwood Gardens Annual Fundraising Event

Gain inspiration from Kirkwood Gardens and find beautiful plants for your own garden.

  • Fine perennials from a prestigious New England nursery
  • Silent auction of desirable plants and garden items
  • Plants from knowledgeable local gardeners
  • Vendors including Nancy Benjamin's lampshades, Diane Hulse's herbal products, and Ripple Pottery
  • Expert gardening advice
  • Hot and cold drinks and baked goods for sale

http://www.nhnature.org/visit/kirkwood_gardens.php

 

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East Concord Garden Club Presentation
Jan
13
7:00 PM19:00

East Concord Garden Club Presentation

Green Thumbs In The White House

Take a trip through time at 1600 Pennsylvania Ave, as we examine the horticultural history behind the "Executive Residence".  We'll learn about the people, both Presidents and gardeners, who have left their mark on the White House.  This illustrated presentation will show glimpses of the "President's Park" as it has changed from 1790 to the present.

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