Thursday, June 23, 2011
Open Garden at "Fenton Oaks" aka Washington Gardener Magazine Headquarters
You are Invited to "Fenton Oaks," the newly dubbed gardens at Washington Gardener Magazine Headquarters
Sunday, June 26 from 2-4pm
Hosted by Washington Gardener Magazine
☼ Come by with your garden questions
☼ See our trial gardens in progress
☼ Pet our garden kitty, Santino
☼ Renew or subscribe to the magazine in person
☼ Purchase gift subscriptions
☼ Pluck a weed or two as a keepsake souvenir
☼ Single copies of our back issues and current issue are also for sale
☼ Pick up a pack of seeds with any purchase
☼ Take photos of whatever is in bloom for our annual Photo Contest
☼ Light refreshments: lemonade and brownies
☼ Children’s activities - Fish Pond, Wishing Tree, and Fairie Garden
☼ Information table on various area garden events and groups
☼ Surprises and Prizes
Come to 826 Philadelphia Ave. (Rt. 410), Silver Spring, MD - at the corner of Fenton - across from the Public Storage building. Please walk, bike, bus, metro, or car-pool. We are a 10-15 minute walk from either the Silver Spring and Takoma Park metro stops. Also, several Metro and Ride-On bus routes pass nearby. If driving, there is limited free parking available nearby on King Street and in nearby public garages/lots along Fenton.
The Open Garden is rain or shine. We’ll quickly duck in the gazebo or in the house, if it storms.
The event is free. Registration/reservations are not required.
Please pass this invite on to your DC-area gardening friends and family