Upcoming Local Events

 

 

Virtual activities


 

Chelsea Flower Show beginning Tuesday, May 19, access the videos and demonstrations.

The website is:  rhs.org.uk or you can google Chelsea Flower Show and you will get to the website.


 

10 Virtual Garden Tours That Are Drop-Dead Gorgeous
While  there’s nothing quite like the fresh smell of spring flowers, now is a  great time to feast your eyes on the blooming Boboli or Monet gardens.  Tons of incredible green spaces around the world are delivering their  lush views online, which means you can traipse through medieval Italian  flower beds, French chateaux and Hawaiian ravines from the comfort of  your living room. Here, ten of the most gorgeous virtual garden tours to  bring a little springtime into your home.  

Read in PureWow: https://apple.news/As_5Hn7RlQYeFlTgBZd_Wug

 

DC  Environmental Film Festival, free online films.  Officially ended on March 31st, but many short films are still on their website!  https://dceff.org/2020online/


New  York Botanical Garden  information about their Orchid Exhibit, on their Facebook page.


National Capital Area is has a YouTube channel https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCenSGW5BqMhwms9RCzR8P4w and  members, send us photos (which we can turn into a video) and videos,   from their / your own yard “tours” and, yes  even past travels with  your clubs. And, PLEASE subscribe to our channel. 


Visit the National Capital Area Garden Club Facebook Page for  daily links to interesting material, virtual tours and so much more : 
https://www.facebook.com/NCAGC/


Pattern for a face mask:

   This pattern has pockets  for a charcoal filter or other type of filter to be inserted if the user  wanted.  Check out here:  etsy.com/shop/saltpixiestudio