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April 23, 2017

Every Day This Summer: Art Splash

From June 27 through September 4, all Family Programs are part of Art Splash, with daily gallery explorations, studio art creations, and imaginative play inspired by the wildlife photographs of Michael Nichols. Museum admission for kids twelve and under is always free.

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Historic House Programs
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Paid tickets required
April 22-23, 2017
10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
Cedar Grove, Fairmount Park
$8 (Cedar Grove admission free for members)

Join us for talks and demonstrations on organic and historic gardening practices. Get your hands dirty with a make-and-take planting activity. Tours of the historic house throughout the day.

Saturday, April 22
  • 10:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
    • Urbanstead Farm, from the Francisville neighborhood near the Art Museum, will be selling a variety of plants and sharing tips for successful urban farming.
  • 10:00 am – 3:30 p.m.
    • Make and take a small indoor planter and other flower-related activities.
    • Join Art Museum volunteers and staff in planting Cedar Grove’s early American kitchen garden and learn about the traditional medicinal uses of the plantings.

Sunday, April 23
  • 10:00 am – 3:30 pm
    • Make and take a small indoor planter and other flower-related activities.
  • 12:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m
    • Organic Pest Control and Prevention for the Garden with Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
    • This workshop will explore cultural, mechanical and biological methods for preventing and controlling pests in the garden as well as how and when to use organically approved sprays. Stop by any time and have your questions answered.
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Historic House Programs
1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
$40 ($32 for members)

Join us at Woodford, Strawberry Mansion, and Cedar Grove to see what's going into the kitchen gardens and learn about how these country retreats re-opened at springtime.
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