The Hameho Garden Club will hold a yard sale on Saturday, September 21
(rain date Saturday, September 28) at 6 Bowden Avenue in Barrington from
8AM to 1PM. All proceeds go to civic beautification.
Bristol Garden Club’s
Speaker: Margaret Whitehead, Curator
November 13, 2019, 12:30 – 2:45
Blithewold Mansion, Gardens & Arboreteum
101 Ferry Road, Bristol, RI
Enjoy an informative display of privately owned heirloom garments on the Breakfast Porch overlooking Bristol Harbor. In the living room, hear Margaret Whitehead, Curator of Blithewold’s collections, discuss the unique examples of period apparel maintained by the historic estate, and present hints on the preservation treasured garments and linens. Indulge in a bountiful afternoon tea in the dining room following the presentation.
RSVP by 10/23/19, Limited Seating Reservations Required
Tickets: $40 includes Presentations & Tea
Checks payable to: Bristol Garden Club c/o V. Bowen, 11 Dolly Drive Bristol, R.I. 02809
November 13 Heirloom Tea
Speaker: Margaret Whitehead, Blithewold Curator
Members and guests can begin by enjoying an informative display of members’ heirloom and culturally diverse garments on the Breakfast Porch. Margaret Whitehead, Curator of Blithewold’s collections, will then discuss the extensive examples of vintage clothing and apparel maintained by the historic estate; and will offer specific suggestions to attendees on the preservation of heirloom and historically valuable garments. Following Margaret’s presentation, members and guests will enjoy a bountiful afternoon tea in the dining room. Limited seating Tickets $35 mail to Vera Bowen 11 Dolly Dr. Bristol RI 02809