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Holiday Workshop Weekend - Holiday Wreaths and Swags

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Add to Calendar 08-12-2013 08-12-2013 15 Holiday Workshop Weekend - Holiday Wreaths and Swags Drop by this weekend to create your own gifts and holiday decorations inspired by the gardens and galleries at Wave Hill. In this workshop: craft one-of-a-kind holiday decorations using fresh greens harvested from Wave Hill's gardens. Each participant designs a verdant wreath or swag accented with natural materials and elegant accessories. Horticultural interpreter Charles Day demonstrates simple floral techniques and provides plenty of materials to fuel your creative spirit. Children ages 8 and older welcome with an adult. Registration suggested but not required, online at wavehill.org, onsite at the Perkins Visitor Center, or by calling 718-549-3200 x251. In the Glyndor Gallery. http://www.nymetroparents.com/2014neweventinfo.cfm?id=150171 Wave Hill true DD/MM/YYYY
December 08, 2013
11am-3pm
Wave Hill
Bronx
Young elementary, Tween, Teen, Adult
$30 (includes admission to the grounds)

Description: Drop by this weekend to create your own gifts and holiday decorations inspired by the gardens and galleries at Wave Hill. In this workshop: craft one-of-a-kind holiday decorations using fresh greens harvested from Wave Hill's gardens. Each participant designs a verdant wreath or swag accented with natural materials and elegant accessories. Horticultural interpreter Charles Day demonstrates simple floral techniques and provides plenty of materials to fuel your creative spirit. Children ages 8 and older welcome with an adult. Registration suggested but not required, online at wavehill.org, onsite at the Perkins Visitor Center, or by calling 718-549-3200 x251. In the Glyndor Gallery.

Address: West 249th Street and Independence Avenue
Bronx, NY 10471
Phone: 718-549-3200
Website: wavehill.org

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Venue Description: See natural beauty at its finest at Wave Hill, the 28-acre public garden and cultural center in the Bronx. Overlooking the Hudson River and Palisades, Wave Hill's true view lies in the park's magnificent gardens and landscapes. Horticulture and the arts programs for children, teenagers, and teachers are hosted by Wave Hill. Its grounds serve as living laboratories for science exploration. A memorable and scenic venue location, the Wave Hill House, built in 1843, is available for meetings, conferences, celebrations, and photo shoots. Wave Hill House was home to many celebrated icons, including Theodore Roosevelt and Mark Twain.

On weekends from 10am-1pm, the whole family can enjoy with a naturally creative Family Art Project. Wave Hill's visual arts program presents artworks in the galleries and on the grounds that engage the public in a dialogue with nature, culture, and site.

Upcoming Events at Wave Hill:

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  • Family Art Project: Sachets and Floral Fantasies for Mom - 05/09/15
  • Mother's Day in the Shop: Swan and Stone Millinery - 05/09/15
  • Spring Birding - 05/10/15
  • Mother's Day Brunch - 05/10/15
  • Mother's Day in the Shop: Embroidery and Fine Art - 05/10/15
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  • Family Art Project: Shield Me with a Turtle Shell - 05/16/15
  • Let's Talk Turtles - 05/17/15
  • Wave Hill Celebration Parade - 05/23/15 - 05/24/15
  • Telling Nature and Family Stories - 05/30/15 - 05/31/15